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Congressional Watch: More from U.S. Rep. Susan A. Davis

Posted: February 3rd, 2017 | Columnists, Congressional Watch, Featured, News, Politics | No Comments

By Andy Cohen | Congressional Watch (Editor’s note: This is the finale of a two-part interview with U.S. Rep. Susan A. Davis. Read the first part at tinyurl.com/z9qs82s.) As a new Congress begins its two-year term, Democrats have their work cut out for them. As the Trump era begins, Democrats will be hard-pressed to counteract the […]

Congressional Watch: Gitsham: a ‘New Age’ Republican

Posted: October 7th, 2016 | Columnists, Congressional Watch, Featured, News, Politics | No Comments

By Andy Cohen | Congressional Watch We’re just over one month away from Election Day and it’s been an election year unlike any other. While the Trump vs. Clinton circus rightfully takes center stage, there are other races that will be decided on Nov. 8, as well. They don’t have nearly the entertainment value or generate […]

Congressional Watch: Issa suggests another ‘shut down’

Posted: August 5th, 2016 | Columnists, Congressional Watch, Featured, News | No Comments

By Andy Cohen | Congressional Watch In 2013, enraged by their inability to repeal the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare) after 50-plus attempts in Congress to scrap the first major healthcare legislation since Medicare, and just as the law was about to take effect, Congressional Republicans decided to send a message and refused to negotiate on […]

Congressional Watch: A lesson on Wikipedia

Posted: June 3rd, 2016 | Columnists, Congressional Watch, Featured, News | No Comments

By Andy Cohen Much like Duncan Hunter in last month’s column, it was a rough May for Darrell Issa (R-49). First, there was the serious matter of the Congressional investigation of the IRS, with Republicans seeking to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen for singling out conservative organizations that claimed tax exempt status; accusations that have […]

Congressional Watch – May 2016

Posted: May 6th, 2016 | Congressional Watch, Featured, News | No Comments

By Andy Cohen It’s been a rough month for Duncan Hunter (R-50). First there was the matter of some questionable charges made to his campaign credit card. The Federal Election Commission (FEC) had called to question some 68 charges made to the campaign account for video games, which were filed to his campaign disclosure statement […]