112th New Member Pin
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112th New Member Pin

Every new Congress, members get a  new pin to wear on their lapel. A friendly…

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112th Congress: CBC Ceremonial Swear-in Photos
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CBC Ceremonial Swear-in Goes on Too Long But Cleaver Worth the Wait
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CBC Ceremonial Swear-in Goes on Too Long But Cleaver Worth the Wait

“We will cause friction, we will take a stand. That is what we were elected…

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VA: Scott Rigell’s First Day Interview
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VA: Scott Rigell’s First Day Interview

Every now and then I veer into one of my favorite political side subjects: Virginia…

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First Interview w Allen West After CBC Event
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First Interview w Allen West After CBC Event

Allen West: “The reception has been great.” The CBC holds a ceremonial swearing in ceremony…

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Wasserman-Schultz: Tea Party “Stranglehold”
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Wasserman-Schultz: Tea Party “Stranglehold”

“There’s a stranglehold on the Republican party by the Tea Party…” Rep. Debbie Wassserman Schultz…

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7 New Black Members of the 112th Congress
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7 New Black Members of the 112th Congress

The five Democrats who will be joining the CBC are in the smallest group of…

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Prez Vaca is Over
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Prez Vaca is Over

Vacation is over. A new Congress is in town tomorrow. Last White House press pool…

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CBC Committee Limbo Ends This Week
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CBC Committee Limbo Ends This Week

To say there will be major changes for Democratic members in the CBC in store…

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“We plan to push for passage of 99er bill in 112th Congress”
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“We plan to push for passage of 99er bill in 112th Congress”

UPDATE: H.R. 6556 op-ed in Richmond Times Dispatch, “Scott + Lee: A Miracle for 99ers?”…

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