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Analysis: Why Obama will win in a government shutdown

A few months ago, I wrote that there were few real parallels between the Republican congressional takeovers of 1994 and 2010. Maybe I was wrong. Continue reading


Huelskamp hits Obama over DOMA

In reaction to the Obama administration’s decision not to defend the Defense of Marriage Act, which Congress passed and a Democrat president signed into law in 1996, Congressman Huelskamp offered the following remarks: Continue reading

Open mouth, insert foot

If you’re “olive skinned” then you must be an illegal alien, right? One state representative seems to think so. Continue reading

Huelskamp opposes ‘card check’

First District Congressman Tim Huelskamp proposed an amendment to the continuing federal budget resolution that would prohibit any effort to replace the secret ballot in union elections. Continue reading

Moran calls health care vote a ‘missed opportunity’

Senator Jerry Moran called the U.S. Senate’s failure to repeal the controversial health care law a “missed opportunity” in a press release sent after the vote Wednesday. Continue reading