Obama's other weapon to cripple Congress

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON – President Obama's use of executive actions to govern while bypassing Congress is well known, particularly after his move in November to grant amnesty more…

Voters won't stop re-electing
Democrat sex offender

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_1527525" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Virginia delegate Joseph Morrissey[/caption] WASHINGTON – The Virginia legislature is facing the prospect of a recurring political nightmare: having to repeatedly expel a disgraced more…

Cruz calls out Obama on Islamic terror

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON – Sen. Ted Cruz had a diplomatic answer to a tough question but one that also revealed a skepticism of the Obama administration's foreign more…

The 2014 'Lawmaker of the Year' is ...

by Garth Kant -- Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., delivers her farewell address to Congress on Dec. 9, 2014 WASHINGTON – Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., has been a prolific conservative legislator more…

Boehner still may be vulnerable

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON – A review of the aftermath shows House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, did not win re-election as speaker by nearly as comfortable a margin more…

House GOP finally decides Boehner's fate

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_487149" align="aligncenter" width="596"] House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio[/caption] WASHINGTON – It was the biggest revolt against a House speaker in more than 100 years, but the conservative more…

Boehner losing ground in bid to keep post

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_1564865" align="aligncenter" width="480"] House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio[/caption] WASHINGTON – Opposition to re-electing House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, was growing just minutes before the crucial vote on more…