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“It’s part of my identity and who I am,” Ruth Buffalo, one of North Dakota's newest state representatives, said.
During a committee meeting, Georgia state Rep. Betty Price seemed to suggest quarantining people who have HIV.
On HuffPost’s “Listen To America” bus tour, Arkansas native Dee Ann Newell told us about living in Little Rock and her state’s unpredictable politics.
The website called "The Resistance: The Last Line Of Defense," which published the Beyonce' fake news, has a disclaimer, which
Roupe's personal Facebook policy regarding fake news is similar to the guidelines in the Fake News Pledge that BigMedia.org
A wider look at the role of lawmakers in spreading fake news is called for, particularly after officials connected to the
Or, most likely, no GOP response to Trump was a good response. He hurt them all, regardless. The story of Trump's impact
The U.S. will not be able to meaningfully lower its incarceration rate without changing how the justice system treats people charged with and convicted of violent crimes.
"My favorites are Ted Cruz and Donald Trump," Woods told KNUS radio hosts Chuck Bonniwell and Julie Hayden earlier this year
While in-state tuition for undocumented immigrants continues to be a hot issue, particularly in states like Texas, state legislatures across the country are now dealing with a new immigration related issue -- driver's licenses for undocumented immigrants.
Looking to try alternative cuisine in Hawaii? Kittens and canine companions are still on the menu. State lawmakers failed
I was extremely offended, as were many of my family, of your comparison of opposing policy views to the insanity of the Holocaust. Your comment was completely insensitive to those families throughout our state who have been forever altered by this horrific event in world history.
The signing of these bills into law is the closest any state has come to seceding. One resolution went so far as to urge the federal government to "recede." We have officially adopted laws asserting autonomy and authority over the union of which we are a part, to which we pledge allegiance to.
The criticism began Thursday, when U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan unloaded on the newest GOP presidential contender
Will victory in the 2010 elections go to political candidates who tweet? Or could a politician's credibility be crippled by open access to the inner workings of their mind?
The ex-mayor has launched New York Uprising, a non-partisan, independent group that is trying to achieve the impossible: cleaning up Albany.
If anyone has ever dreamed of being an office holder, 2010 is the year to do it. There are going to be several situations where voters elect a complete unknown, just to express their anger about the incumbent.
ST. PAUL -- In more than a dozen statehouses across the country, a small but growing group of lawmakers is pressing for state
The Pennsylvania bill to prohibit large-scale puppy mill operators from crudely performing certain surgeries on dogs without anesthesia was the 107th new animal protection law passed by state legislatures in 2009.
A grassroots movement working within Democratic Party structures might break the cycle of abuse the Republican minority has inflicted upon the state.