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Clay Aiken officially enters NC congressional race, vows to fix Washington DC … – The Week Magazine

Clay Aiken officially enters NC congressional race, vows to fix Washington DC …The Week MagazineApparently he believes he’s the panacea for the infighting and political gridlock gripping Washington. Aiken, 35 announced he was running for a seat in the state’s 2nd Congressional District (currently represented by Republican Renee Ellmers) three … and more …read more […]

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Rep. Barbara Lee: “I Feel An Excitement And Sense Of Urgency” At DNC 2012

Congresswoman Barbara Lee, our great California 9th Congressional District Representative, said she felt an “excitement and sense of urgency” in getting out the Democratic Party’s message not just at the Democratic National Convention, but to America between now and the November election. Rep Lee recalled her first time at a DNC convention when she was […]

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Democratic National Convention, Charlotte, full of excited people

It doesn’t matter where they come from: New York, Tennessee, California, or right here in North Carolina, the delegates attending the Democratic National Convention (coverage sponsored by Tout.com) are an excited bunch. From the older gentleman visiting from Tennessee, to to Obama and Democratic Party execs Buffy Wicks and Jaime Areizaga, to an elderly black […]

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Barney Frank Retires From Congress as “Bailout Barney”

Barney Frank, the famed Massachusetts Congressman who this blogger thought was older than Congress itself, suddenly announced his retirement on Cyber Monday (Man, everything happened on Cyber Monday!) Frank has served the 4th Congressional District since 1981, and has grown to become called by some the smartest person in Congress. Regardless of how you feel […]