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Rep. Henry Waxman, D-Calif., speaks during a hearing before the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee on May 31, 2011 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Waxman: ‘I Abhor The Extremism Of The Tea Party’

Rep. Henry Waxman, one of Congress’ fiercest negotiators and a policy expert on everything from clean air to health care, will retire at the end of the year after four decades in the House.


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Opinion: Single-Issue Voting Is Wrong In These Multi-Issue Times

Consider the economy, the job market, the recent horrendous occurrences in the Middle East before voting for a person because of his race, his social-issue promises, or any other rather selfish reasons.


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GOP Official: Candidates Getting Back On Message After Limbaugh Comments

As GOP presidential hopefuls continue to vie for their party’s nomination, the words and actions of conservative shock-jockey Rush Limbaugh have forced the front-runners to weigh in on a rather touchy subject.


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Obama: ‘I Don’t Know What’s In Rush Limbaugh’s Heart’

President Obama made his feelings felt about Rush Limbaugh after the conservative radio talk show host called a Georgetown law student a “slut” over her stance on birth control.


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Actress Patricia Heaton Apologizes For Supporting Rush Limbaugh, Attacking Sandra Fluke

After reportedly posting several Twitter messages supporting Rush Limbaugh for his comments about Georgetown University student Sandra Fluke, Patricia Heaton first deleted her account, then returned to apologize for her words.


Sandra Fluke, a third-year law student at Georgetown University, testifies during a hearing before the House Democratic Steering and Policy Committee on Feb. 23, 2012 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Georgetown Law Student Refuses To Accept Limbaugh Apology

Radio host Rush Limbaugh said his apology to the Georgetown law student he called a “slut” was sincere but also joked that he, too, got a busy signal when he called his show to join advertisers who are abandoning it.


Rush Limbaugh has apologized to the Georgetown University law student for calling her a "slut" and a "prostitute" recently. (credit: Getty Images)

Limbaugh Apologizes To Law Student For Insult

Conservative talk show host Rush Limbaugh apologized Saturday to a Georgetown University law student he had branded a “slut” and “prostitute” after fellow Republicans as well as Democrats criticized him and several advertisers left his program.