Category Archives: Congress

Cherokee Nation names first ever delegate to Congress

Chandelis Duster of CNN – The Cherokee Nation has named an official representative to Congress for the first time. Kimberly Teehee, executive director of government relations for the Cherokee Nation, was approved by the Council of the Cherokee Nation as … Continue reading

Posted in Cherokee, Congress, Native Americans

In the age of the information wars, Mueller’s traditionalist approach was his major flaw

Oliver Darcy of CNN Business – When former Special Counsel Robert S. Mueller III walked into room 2141 in the Rayburn House Office Building on Wednesday to testify before Congress, he should have been suited for battle. But Mueller, a … Continue reading

Posted in Congress, Democracy, Donald Trump, government, Impeachment, Politics, Robert Mueller, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States

Former Rep. Cliff Stearns dinged as FEC cracks down on ‘zombie’ campaigns

Stearns spent thousands at a social club for lawmakers soon after he registered to lobby Emily Kopp in Roll Call – Former Rep. Cliff Stearns, R-Fla., is a senior advisor based in APCO Worldwide’s Washington, D.C., office and serves as … Continue reading

Posted in Congress, Controversial, House of Representatives, Lobbyists, Republicans

Congressman: Bitcoin Must Be Banned Because It Threatens To ‘Take Power’ From The U.S. Federal Reserve

Billy Bambrough in Forbes – Bitcoin has long been called a threat to the existing financial system and the central banks that run it—though these claims have in the past been largely fringe ideas. Now, U.S. Democrat Congressman Brad Sherman … Continue reading

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Would Democrats Really Face A Backlash If They Impeached Trump?

Perry Bacon Jr. of FivethirtyEight – Some rank-and-file congressional Democrats favor starting impeachment proceedings against President Trump. Even Democrats who don’t favor impeachment, such as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, have suggested that Trump’s behavior could be impeachment-worthy, pointing to his … Continue reading

Posted in Congress, Controversial, Democrats, Donald Trump, Impeachment