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Jon Stewart’s Jokes on Politics’ Biggest Scandals and Moments Then and Now
Late night TV will miss its greatest and most trusted phony newsman. Jon Stewart became a must-see for political interviews over his 16-year career as host of Comedy Central’s " The Daily Show ." Every night, he poked fun at politicians and media pundits and the latest headlines, offering his
Five Rule-Breaking Politicians to Know
When Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst tried to use his position of power to get a relative out of prison for allegedly shoplifting, he joined a host of politicos who have gotten into hot water for unsavory activities in their official capacities. From using positions to get out of tickets to
PM Note: Stephanopoulos to Interview Obama, Three Trips to the Hill, Awaiting Ryan's Budget
Tomorrow: George Stephanopoulos To Interview President Barack Obama. Get the first taste at http://abcnews.com/politics and on World News at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday. The bulk will air on Good Morning America Wednesday. http://abcn.ws/13SiO85 Earlier Tuesday President Obama takes his charm offensive to
Maxine Waters Continues to Question Misconduct by Ethics Committee
Within 24 hours of the House Ethics Committee’s dismissal of her assertions that her constitutional rights were violated, Rep. Maxine Waters began to fight back. Waters is accused of steering $12 million in TARP funds to a minority-owned bank with ties to her husband in 2008. The ethics committee’s
Maxine Waters Ethics Probe Continues
The ethics investigation of Maxine Waters, the California representative accused of steering $12 million in TARP funds to a minority-owned bank with ties to her husband, is set to resume. Today the House committee on Ethics released a letter to Waters, dismissing the embattled Democrat’s ...
Get Arrested, And You Could Find Your Face in 'The Slammer'
One of the fastest growing newspapers in the country contains only one feature: mug shots , thousands of them. It's called The Slammer. Pages and pages of shame and humiliation are hot off the presses, and all the editors do is group the mug shots together in different sections. One is simply
Gray and Gay: Closeted Psychiatrist Comes Out After 40 Years
Studies Show 10 Percent of Men Who Don't Identify as Gay Have Had Sex With Men
Bill Burton: Romney ‘a Phony’; Pawlenty ‘Not the Kind of Steward You Want’
ABC News’ Rick Klein (@rickklein) reports: Bill Burton left his post as deputy White House press secretary this spring to head up a new outside group dedicated to President Obama’s reelection – the same kind of group, it should be...
Anne Sinclair Stands by Her Man, Dominique Strauss-Kahn
When Anne Sinclair issued a statement expressing confidence that her husband Dominique Strauss-Kahn was innocent of rape, she joined a storied club of women who have stood by high-profile husbands accused of philandering, patronizing prostitutes or pushing themselves on unwilling sex partners. "I
"I Was Blind to how Arrogant & Self-Centered I'd Become": Apologetic Ensign Bids Farewell to the Senate
ABC News’ Matthew Jaffe reports: An apologetic Sen. John Ensign, R-NV, today bid farewell to the Senate one day before his resignation takes effect on Tuesday. During the two week Congressional recess that ended today, Ensign announced that he would...