by Erica Hellerstein Posted on February 16, 2015
"I'm not a bad person, and that makes me look like an evil person," Alday said. "I didn't do anything wrong. The guy made me look like a fool."
by Josh Israel Posted on February 16, 2015 Updated: February 16, 2015
Ben Carson said "Our military needs to know they are not going to be prosecuted when they come back because somebody says you did something that was politically incorrect."
by Kay Steiger Posted on February 15, 2015
A Mississippi state lawmaker said he opposed putting more money into elementary schools because he came from a town where "all the blacks are getting food stamps and what I call ‘welfare crazy checks.’ They don’t work."
by Kay Steiger Posted on February 14, 2015
State senator responds to her colleague's sexist joke, "I have proven that women can effectively serve in the Legislature, and one of my colleagues has proven capable of talking like an idiot."
by Alice Ollstein Posted on February 13, 2015
Gov. John Kitzhaber (D) will soon announce his resignation.
The agency that runs Louisiana elections will soon have its budget slashed.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on February 13, 2015 Updated: February 13, 2015
"I say, at some point in time, you've got to forgive people...and you've got to move on," Alabama's Secretary of State John Merrill told ThinkProgress.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on February 12, 2015 Updated: February 12, 2015
Kobach told ThinkProgress that his policy is really about keeping immigrants safe.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on February 10, 2015
The likely Republican presidential pick for 2016 released emails that included people's social security numbers, home addresses and phone numbers.
by Kira Lerner Posted on February 10, 2015 Updated: February 24, 2015
The Republican governor's budget for this year includes a $1.5 billion cut from the state's public pension system.