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Cost of Congressional Gyms Kept Secret
The House and Senate gymnasiums are taxpayer-subsidized perks shrouded in secrecy. The public and press are not allowed inside to even see what they look like and their costs are buried in various budgets. The gyms are kept out of plain sight. There are no signs outside the doors and the only way
The Note: Testing The Fragile Front-Runner Theory: Mitt Romney’s Opponents Take Aim
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) and AMY WALTER (@amyewalter) He’s been called the “fragile frontrunner” yet no one has been able to put a crack in presidential candidate Mitt Romney -- at least not yet. This week, however, a whole bunch...
Democrats Sigh Relief as Weiner Resignation Triggers 3rd NY Special Election Because of Sex Scandal in One Year
ABC News’ Amy Walter (@amyewalter) reports: Democrats are clearly happy to have the Anthony Weiner sexting scandal behind them. The benefits of the New York congressman’s resignation were epitomized in House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi's press conference today, when she...
Members-Only House Gym Subsidized by Taxpayers
Members of the House Pay Only $20 a Month for Gym, a Fee Subsidized by Taxpayers
The second patient ever to join a radical approach to fighting Alzheimer's.
Refunds of Campaign Donations Up 70 Percent
A series of retirements and controversies have prompted House and Senate lawmakers to return $16 million in campaign donations since the beginning of 2009, up nearly 70 percent from the last elections, according to a USA TODAY review. The uptick comes as campaigns are under pressure from opponents
Dem and GOP Strategists Talk 2010 Elections
Doug Heye from RNC and Brad Woodhouse from DNC talk politics on 'Top Line.'
Mark Souder to Resign Amid Affair with Staffer
Indiana Republican Congressman Mark Souder, a staunch family values conservative who was elected as part of the Republican Revolution of 1994, has told colleagues that he is resigning his seat in the U.S. House of Representatives amid an affair with a part-time member of his staff.
The Note's Must-Reads for Thursday, April 22, 2010
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 Desk Assistants KRISTEN RED-HORSE, JAYSON HENDERSON, PETER MARTINEZ,...