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House GOP Walks Back Ethics Change

House GOP Walks Back Ethics Change

Jan 4
Was President-elect Trump's tweet the trigger for House Republicans reverse course on changing their ethics plan?

New Push to Impeach Alabama Governor Amid Sex Scandal

New Push to Impeach Alabama Governor Amid Sex Scandal

Apr 3
Gov. Robert Bentley has acknowledged making inappropriate sexual remarks to a female adviser while he was married.

Americans Split over Safety of U.S. Drinking Water

By Ed White and Emily Swanson | Mar 6
When it comes to water, only about half of Americans are very confident in the safety of what's flowing from their tap, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll.

Sarah Palin and Family Reportedly Involved in Drunken Brawl

By EDGE | Sep 11
Several news sources report that former GOP vice presidential hopeful and half-term governor of Alaska, Sarah Palin and her family were involved in a drunken melee outside of Anchorage last weekend.

La. Congressman Asks for Forgiveness After Video

Apr 8
Freshman U.S. Rep. Vance McAllister says he’s asking his family and constituents for forgiveness after a West Monroe newspaper published a video that it says shows the congressman kissing a woman who wasn’t his wife.

Male Employee Sues Ill. GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Over Sexual Harassment

Feb 11
A defiant Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford has vowed to remain in the competitive Republican race for governor despite allegations that he sexually assaulted a male employee.

"Appalling" Email in Illinois Spurs New GOP Rift

By Kerry Lester | Jun 20
An Illinois Republican official resigned from his leadership post Thursday amid outrage over an email in which he berated a biracial former Miss America as a "street walker" who could fill a law firm’s "minority quota" if she loses her bid for Congress.

Anti-Gay Marriage British Lawmaker Busted for 11-Year Affair

By Jason St. Amand | Dec 18
A conservative British politician who condemns same-sex marriage & supports traditional marriage has been busted for having an 11-year affair. The mistress exposed the affair after he argued against gay marriage earlier this month.

Sex-Abuse Charges Sinks Del. GOP Pro-Family Candidate

By Jason St. Amand | Nov 2
A Republican politician in Delaware, who has ties to the anti-gay marriage group Focus on the Family and has been endorsed by Christine O’Donnell, has been charged with 113 counts of sexually abusing a boy in the late ’80s over a 3-year period.

Charlie Crist: ’You Know What I’m Here For’

By Jason St. Amand | Sep 17
His party might not be the only public switch former Fla. Gov. Charlie Crist is makinggets a big old bear hug from the pizza parlor owner who gave President Barack Obama last week.

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