U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette, a Denver Democrat, and U.S. Rep. Ken Buck, a Windsor Republican, sailed to victories Tuesday over first-time candidates in their respective primaries in Colorado.  DeGette, who has represented the Denver-based 1st Congressional District since 1996, fended off a spirited challenge from Neal Walia, who ran against the incumbent from the left, […]

click to enlarge PHILLIP HAMER Rena (Alex Jay) and Youngblood (Olajuwon Davis) in Jitney at The Black Rep. In a timeworn taxi station . . .

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A Black congressman’s district would be dismantled under a map Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis submitted to state lawmakers Wednesday ahead of a special session that was called after the governor vetoed maps sent to him by the GOP-dominated Legislature. The Legislature has conceded control of the process to DeSantis, whose proposals […]

Kelly Kerwin. It’s not exactly a homecoming for Kelly Kerwin, who hails originally from nearby Missouri, but in taking the job of artistic director at Oklahoma City Rep, she is back near the nation’s heartland after years in Chicago’s theatre scene, at Yale, and in New York City, where her work as an artistic . […]

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — Two California congressmembers are asking the federal government to study whether there’s evidence that potential toxic and contaminated drinking water at Fort Ord can be tied to specific cancers and other diseases. “Our nation owes a debt of gratitude to our servicemembers and their families,” said Reps. Katie Porter and […]

Per CBS Sports’ Cody Benjamin, the U.S. House of Representative’s Oversight Committee is now looking into the email scandal that forced former Las Vegas Raiders head coach Jon Gruden to resign. EXCLUSIVE: Source says U.S. House of Representative’s Oversight Committee is now looking into the NFL’s Jon Gruden/email scandal. The Committee issued a letter to […]

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