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House leaders rush through controversial vote, and conservatives are not pleased

Screen shot courtesy of C-SPAN

‘I think they pulled a fast one’

GOP lawmaker SLAMS Rachel Maddow: 'Stop being a cheerleader and be a journalist'

'If it was Bush, you would be jumping and screaming!'

Crazy about Justin Amash

Rep. Justin Amash addresses "Stop Watching Us: A Rally Against Mass Surveillance" near U.S. Capitol in Washington

Why the kids love the cool congressman

Military chapel closed in Georgia: 'Shutdown: No Catholic service till further notice'

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Priest is not allowed to minister on base during the federal government shutdown

Obamacare's not in Kansas anymore?

Tim Huelskamp

‘[A]n embarrassment, particularly for the former Kansas governor who is now in charge of Obamacare’

Obamacare fail, No. 148

Tim Huelskamp

‘I was met with error messages, unfinished security forms, and misspelled notices at every click’

House Republicans are in no hurry to pass immigration reform

John Boehner

‘Trusting Barack Obama with border security is like trusting my daughter with Bill Clinton,’ says one feisty member

GOP congressman plans to file federal marriage amendment to the Constitution

Tim Huelskamp

‘This radical usurpation of legislative and popular authority will not end the debate over marriage in this country’

GOP farm bill rebels not swayed by subsidies

Huelskamp

‘We’ve got to do our share to balance the budget’

Not that worried? Congressional office getting few calls on the sequester

The Capitol Dome in Washington, DC. Jewel Samad/Getty Images.

President barnstorming country warning that automatic cuts will ‘eviscerate job-creating investments ‘

NDAA battle ends in overwhelming defeat for 'indefinite detention' opponents - TheDCNF

Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., left, walks on Capitol Hill Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Defense bill overwhelmingly passes Congress

Scarborough unloads on Huelskamp for allegations of 'politicizing' Newtown tragedy

MSNBC host clashes with Kansas Republican after lawmaker suggests some are using tragedy for political gain

Rand Paul targets Paul Ryan for 'purge' of House conservatives - TheDCNF

Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney, his running mate U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI), U.S. Sen. Rob Portman (R-OH), U.S. Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) arrive at a campaign rally September 25, 2012 at Dayton International Airport in Vandalia, Ohio. Alex Wong/Getty Images.

Kentucky senator says Ryan’s budget too timid, doesn’t balance for 28 years

Purged conservative reps: Boehner planning to 'run over' conservatives, vote for tax hike - TheDC

Justin Amash

Cons removed from committees say opposition to tax hikes behind ‘petty,’ ‘vindictive’ demotions

Congressman challenges USDA to follow own school lunch restrictions - TheDC

French Fries. Photo: Carlos Osorio, AP

As schools forced to cut back, USDA serving BLTs with cheese, pizzas, French toast, cheese steaks

GOP congressman: Snack programs not the solution to first lady's lunch plan - TheDC

New School Lunches

Kansas GOP Rep. Tim Huelskamp: ‘We have a problem with one government program so we … create another’

Empower states on Medicaid

The State Health Flexibility Act would convert Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program into a single block grant program.

Lawmakers push to give states more power in health care - TheDC

US-Capitol-AP

‘The State Health Flexibility Act will fundamentally reform Medicaid, save Medicaid from bankruptcy and provide a vastly better service for the Americans who depend on it’

Congressmen: Obama will share blame for 'Fast and Furious' without action on Holder - TheDC

Obama APEC Summit

‘Perhaps the president of the United States of America is also complicit in this horrible, tragic event’

Holder, DOJ manipulated press for favorable 'Fast and Furious' coverage - TheDC

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DOJ selectively picked which news outlets received leaked documents