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GOP Representative Tom Rooney Retiring

(CNN) - Another Republican congressman is calling it quits. Florida representative Tom Rooney announced Monday he won't run for re-election this year. The congressman issued a statement saying:"After what will be 10 years in the United States Congress representing the…

Congressman Hosts Service Academy Nomination Ceremony

On Friday February 9, 2018, Congressman Drew Ferguson (R-Ga.) hosted a Service Academy Nomination Ceremony at the University of West Georgia Newnan Campus to honor students who received nominations to military service academies. The ceremony honored all 50 students Ferguson…

Farenthold Facing New Ethics Accusations

(CNN) - The problems continue to mount for embattled Congressman Blake Farenthold. A source familiar with the matter says a former communications director for the Texas Republican told lawyers for the House Ethics Committee that she was pressured to help…

House Ethics Opens Investigation into Kihuen

(CNN) - The House Ethics Committee has launched an investigation into a Nevada congressman accused of sexual harassment. Democrat Ruben Kihuen is accused of harassing a female campaign aide during his run for office last year. House Democratic leader Nancy…

Scalise discharged from hospital, beginning rehabilitation

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, who was critically wounded in a shooting at a baseball practice last month, has been discharged from a Washington hospital. MedStar Washington Hospital Center said Wednesday that the six-term Louisiana Republican was…