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Tea Party Member Says What Millions Are Thinking, Feeling

One Tea Party Patriots testimony puts congress and the IRS in their place!

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At What Grade Level Does Congress Talk? The Answer May Surprise You

If you’ve ever listened to a member of Congress speak and felt like you were being addressed as a child, it’s not your imagination. A new study shows congresspeople now talk at a 10th grade level — a full grade lower than they did just seven years ago.

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13 Things Congress Can Do to Improve Its Low Approval Rating

President Obama might not be the most popular politician on the federal level, but compared to the approval ratings for other federal officials, at least his are in double digits. Seriously, that’s not a joke. We wish it was.

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12 Outrageous Steps Congress Can Take to Improve Its Approval Rating

Recently, a poll of their Congressional approval rating found that only nine percent of the American people had a favorable rating of their senators and representatives. So the congressmen buckled down and got to work and got their rating up to…17 percent. If they want to keep up this white hot pace, they should try some of these ideas.

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Congressman Mac Thornberry Talks Obamacare and UN Gun Treaty On The ‘Rise & Shine Show’

Congressman Mac Thornberry on the Rise and Shine Show

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Legislation Poses Threat To Your Right To Read This With Proposed SOPA and PIPA Bills

Ever heard of SOPA? How about PIPA? For most of you the answer is likely no on both counts. Both of these have to potential to do serious damage to our First Amendment rights to free speech and expression.

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Will ESPN Football Analyst Craig James Take Up a Senate Seat?

College football analyst Craig James is taking some time off from his duties with ESPN to contemplate a run for US Senate in Texas. If he does decide to run before the Monday deadline, he’d do so as a Republican, and face some steep competition as he eyes the vacated seat of the retiring Kay Bailey Hutchison.

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The White House, Getty Images
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Gabrielle Giffords Vows to Return to Congress in New Memoir

In a new book, ‘Gabby: A Story of Courage and Hope,’ Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and her astronaut husband Mark Kelly detail the intensive therapy and psychological struggles the Arizona Democrat has endured after surviving an attempt on her life early this year. After all of the struggles and hardships, however, Giffords declares that she will indeed return to Congress.

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