Cruz Slams Anti-Free Speech Udall Amendment in Wall Street Journal Op-Ed

Andrew Stiles The Washington Free Beacon 6/2/2014

More than 40 Senate Democrats have signed on to a constitutional amendment proposed by Senator Tom Udall’s (D., N.M.) that would fundamentally alter the right to free speech.

Republicans are attacking the proposal, which would “give Congress clear authority in the Constitution to regulate the campaign finance system,” […]

Virginia Gov. McAuliffe rerouted funds for inaugural

Legislature banned uses for politics

David Sherfinski The Washington Times 2/5/2014

The Virginia legislature years ago banned governors from donating excess inauguration funds to political causes, but that hasn’t stopped Gov. Terry McAuliffe from finding a way to route $211,000 from his inaugural fund back to his election campaign and the Virginia Democratic Party, disclosure […]

Reports: Jesse Jackson Jr. agrees to plea deal

Sean Lengell The Washington Times 2/8/2013

Embattled former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. of Illinois has agreed to plead guilty and faces possible jail time as part of a deal with federal authorities investigating accusations he misused campaign money, Chicago news outlets reported Friday.

A federal judge will decide whether the Chicago Democrat, son of well-known […]

Jackson Jr. Plea Deal Includes Resignation, Jail Time Breitbart TV 10 Nov 2012

CHICAGO (CBS) – A former U.S. attorney representing embattled Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. is negotiating a plea deal with the federal government, CBS 2 has learned.

CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine has the exclusive details.

The plea deal would end Jackson’s 17-year career as a congressman representing Chicago’s […]

Why the Conn. Senate race is so surprisingly competitive

Alexis Levinson The Daily Caller 9/14/2012

Connecticut is not a state traditionally thought of as an opportunity for Republicans. But in a surprising turn of events, the Senate race is turning out to be quite competitive, with TV wrestling mogul Linda McMahon running dead even with Democratic Rep. Chris Murphy.

Why and how is a […]