Congressman COVID was in the packed South Lawn with no mask

Louis Gohmert has truly earned his designation as America’s dumbest congressman. Just a few highlights:  He justified an oil pipeline by saying caribou warm up to it; blamed the Aurora shooter on a high school graduation that didn't talk about God; entered an SNL skit into the Congressional record; spouted baseless theories in the House from conspiracy sites he visits; and…

Postmaster General did not give response Republican Congressman expected, “Only In Washington DC.”

Postmaster General Louis DeJoy answered the leading question by Republican Congressman Paul Gosar in a manner that flattened his accusation against Democrats. Postmaster General embarrassed Congressman x x YouTube Video Watch the full episode here. Postmaster General Louis DeJoy is at Congress testifying before the House Oversight and Reform Committee, amid rising concerns about delays…

KS-Sen: Wonkette Trolls Kris Kobach (R) Over GOP Congressman Facing Voter Fraud Charges

From Stephen Robinson at Wonkette: Former Kansas secretary of State, current Senate candidate, and known loser Kris Kobach has annoyed us all with his relentless, Javert-esque pursuit of imaginary voter fraud. Well, finally, at long last, we've found some for him, and it's right under his stupid nose. Republican Steve Watkins, who represents Kansas's second congressional district, is facing criminal charges for registering to vote…

A chat with Congressman Alan Grayson about the progressive movement and more.

Former Congressman Alan Grayson has much to say about Trump and progressive values. He did not mince his words for the disdain he has for policies from the GOP leadership. Congressman Alan Grayson did not disappoint Watch the full episode here. Alan Grayson is back. He is still the progressive fighter we always knew him to be. I interviewed…

Very dumb congressman forgets that recessions almost always start under Republican presidents

Yup. Nine of the last ten U.S. recessions began with a Republican President. Good time for you to, I don't know, shut up. 1953 Republican1958 Republican1960 Republican1969 Republican1973 Republican1980 Democratic1981 Republican1990 Republican2001 Republican2007 Republican — JRehling (@JRehling) February 9, 2020 Honestly, this pervasive, lingering myth that Republicans are great for the economy and Democrats are…

Florida Congressman Threatens Georgia Governor, Who Ignores Him

Master Bootlicker and All-Around Toady Matt Gaetz, whom GQ calls the “Trumpiest Congressman in Washington,” is out there again lighting fires for his master. Gov. Brian Kemp (R-GA) wants to appoint Kerry Loeffler, a local finance executive and owner of the local WNBA franchise, to replace Sen. Johnny Isakson when he steps down at the…

14 Term NY 2nd District Congressman Peter King Joins in the R-Exodus.

14 term Republican Congressperson Peter King, once Chairman of the powerful Homeland Security Committee in Congress, of NY’s 2nd District (Long Island) and currently sits on The Select Committee on Intelligence, joins more than two dozen other Republicans in Congress this year in diving for the door to  spend more time with with his or…

Republican Congressman Shimkus Withdraws Support from Trump

kmox.radio.com/… Illinois Congressman John Shimkus has told a St. Louis area radio station that Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw US troops from northern Syria is “terrible and despicable”. Shimkus goes on to tell KMOX's Mark Reardon that he told staff “to take my name off the I support Donald Trump list” and that he is “saddened…

Republican Congressman Kinzinger Calls Trump Retweet “Beyond Repugnant”

thehill.com/… Illinois Republican Congressman Adam Kinzinger (IL CD-16) strongly rebuked Donald Trump for retweeting a remark saying impeachment would cause a Civil War like fracture. Adam Kinzinger‏ @RepKinzinger Adam Kinzinger Retweeted Donald J. Trump I have visited nations ravaged by civil war. @realDonaldTrump I have never imagined such a quote to be repeated by a President.  This is…

Nevada Republican Congressman Amodei Supports Impeachment Hearings

thenevadaindependent.com/… Rep. Mark Amodei (R-NV) told the Nevada Independent that he supports the House’s inquiry into whether President Trump should be impeached, but is withholding judgment on whether Trump has crossed the legal line… The Nevada Republican dismissed the notion, raised by Trump, that the issue was raised by political enemies in the government looking…

McCready Has Small Lead in NC CD-9 Special; Congressman Shimkus Retiring from IL CD-15

http://www.insideelections.com/… drive.google.com/… An independent poll released today shows Democrat Dan McCready has a 4% lead in the September 10th rerun election for North Carolina’s 9th Congressional District. State Senator Dan Bishop is the Republican candidate. The survey, conducted Aug. 26-28 by Harper Polling and Clarity Campaign Labs, showed McCready with a 46-42 percent advantage over Bishop,…

Republican Congressman Olson Will Not Seek Re-election in Texas CD-22; Cook Shifts Race to Tossup

http://www.chron.com/… http://www.texastribune.org/… Texas Republican Congressman Pete Olson who represents a rapidly changing district south and west of Houston will not run for reelection in 2020. The congressman from Surgarland,Texas said he wants to spend more time with his family. The district, which once elected former Republican leader Tom Delay, was once strongly conservative and Republican but elected…

Mark Walker (NC CD-6) May Be Latest Republican Congressman Caught in Corruption Scandals

talkingpointsmemo.com/… Rep. Mark Walker (R-NC), a member of House GOP leadership, appears to be the unnamed “Public Official A” in a bombshell public corruption probe unsealed on Tuesday. A federal grand jury indicted four men, including North Carolina Republican Party Chairman Robin Hayes, in a bribery scheme in which businessman Greg Lindberg sought to pressure on the…