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Bipartisan-ship of fools
Bipartisanship of the wrong variety is all over the US - from gun laws to marriage laws to Iraq war, argues Schecter.
Last updated: 03 Apr 2013 13:19 GMT
The good, the bad and the politically ugly
Juxtaposed with Myanmar democratising, Romney's supporters reveal how terrifying America would be if they had their way.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2012 13:46 GMT
Colbert and Stewart for a better America in America
By joining the race in South Carolina, the pair are "fighting farce with farce".
Last updated: 20 Jan 2012 17:03 GMT
Obama: America's once and future president
Although most say Obama has no chance at a second term, there are many factors on his side that suggest he will win.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2011 11:24 GMT
Ex-US House leader gets jail term
Republican strongman Tom DeLay sentenced to three years in prison for money laundering and conspiracy.
Last updated: 11 Jan 2011 00:46 GMT
DeLay convicted of money laundering
A Texas jury finds former US Republican leader guilty of illegally funnelling money to political candidates.
Last updated: 25 Nov 2010 01:51 GMT
US lobbyist Abramoff jailed
Judge sentences disgraced former lobbyist to four years in prison.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2008 22:16 GMT
Ex-US congressman jailed for graft
Bob Ney gets 30 months in prison for accepting gifts and money from a lobbyist.
Last updated: 20 Jan 2007 03:26 GMT
DeLay ends bid to regain US House job
Tom DeLay has abandoned his efforts to remain as the House majority leader, clearing the way for leadership elections among Republicans eager to shed the taint of scandal.
Last updated: 07 Jan 2006 19:52 GMT
US lobbyist's guilty plea fuels inquiry
In a deal that clears the way for the next phase of a widespread Capitol Hill corruption investigation, lobbyist Jack Abramoff is telling prosecutors and the FBI about alleged bribes to lawmakers and their aides on issues ranging from Internet gambling to wireless phone service in the House.
Last updated: 04 Jan 2006 08:26 GMT
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