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How the Tea Party Started Impeachment Talk and Democrats Co-Opted It
Talk of impeachment has been all the rage in Washington this summer. Democrats say Republicans are shilling for it. Republicans counter that the buzz is merely a Democratic fundraising ploy. So who really started it, and when? Almost immediately after Obama took office, conservative commentators on
Hillary Clinton Took 6 Months to 'Get Over' Concussion, Bill Says of Timeline
Bill Clinton did more today than defend his wife, Hillary Clinton, from recent accusations leveled by GOP strategist Karl Rove that she suffered brain damage after falling in December 2012. The former president revealed that his wife’s injury “required six months of very serious work...
Viral Videos That Derailed Political Careers
Caught on Camera! Viral Moments and Ads That Wounded and Ended Some Political Careers
Black Republicans Lament Party's Forgotten Role in Civil Rights Movement
When Republicans planned a gathering to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, they weren’t initially sure who would show up. With most lawmakers out of town and Washington full of Democratic-leaning activists here to mark the historic week at the Lincoln Memorial,...
Ready, Set, Recess!
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES CONGRESS CAN RECESS, ‘BUT THEY CAN’T HIDE’: Those are the words one Tea Party-affiliated group called FreedomWorks used in a warning shot to members of Congress as they headed back to their home districts for the long August recess. FreedomWorks...
The GOP Family Feud Festers (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES WAR OF WORDS: The feud between two potential 2016 GOP presidential contenders is escalating this week with Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie attacking each other on an almost-daily basis. Yesterday they traded barbs about ...
The Note's Must-Reads for Thursday, July 18, 2013
The Note’s Must-Reads are a round-up of today’s political headlines and stories from ABC News and the top U.S. newspapers. Posted Monday through Friday right here at www.abcnews.com Compiled by ABC News’ Jordan Mazza, Amanda VanAllen, Will Cantine, and J.P. Lawrence ZIMMERMAN VERDICT Politico’s Tal
The Note: Michele Bachmann's Exit Strategy
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES EIGHT IS ENOUGH: In an e-mail message to supporters and a video posted online early this morning Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., announced she would not seek a fifth term in Congress in 2014. “Be assured, my decision was not in any...
The Note: Obama Floats Above The Fray - For Now
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES STEADY AS HE GOES: Americans, in a new ABC News-Washington Post poll out today, sharply reject special scrutiny of conservative groups by the Internal Revenue Service, suspect an administration cover-up of the Benghazi incident and express substantial
The Note's Must-Reads for Friday March 15, 2013
The Note’s Must-Reads are a round-up of today’s political headlines and stories from ABC News and the top U.S. newspapers. Posted Monday through Friday right here at www.abcnews.com Compiled by ABC News’ Carrie Halperin, Amanda VanAllen, Jordan Mazza and Will Cantine CPAC ABC News’ Michael ...