Body-Slammer a Slam-Dunk for Montana COTUS Representative

(Bozeman, MT — May 26, 2017) – Congressional candidate Greg Gianforte (R-MT), 56, won the state’s special election for membership in the House of Representatives yesterday, beating back challenger Rob Quist (D-MT). But it wasn’t the drubbing Republicans had hoped for. The special election was called to replace Montana’s lone House member, Ryan Zinke (R-MT),…

The Situation Appears Grimm

(Washington, DC) – Eleven months after threatening to throw a reporter off a balcony, it is Michael Grimm’s (R-NY) career that is plummeting into the abyss. He may soon find his fall broken by a jail cell. Grimm announced yesterday that he will resign from Congress next Monday. Charged with 20 counts of misconduct related…

Minimum Wage Hike Could Destroy Economy, Members of Congress Warn

(Washington, DC) – During the 2014 State of the Union, President Obama (D-IL/Kenya) proposed increasing the minimum wage by $2.85 per hour. The proposal, which would provide the first raise in the current $7.25 minimum wage since its adoption on July 24, 2009, would provide a “living wage” of $10.10 per hour to low-wage Americans.…