The political realm has been worried and confused as to where Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. has been hiding after abruptly leaving Capital Hill last month.
Rumors suggested that the Democratic congressman had entered rehab for drug or alcohol problems, but his office says those speculations couldn't be further from the truth.
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What an incredibly proud moment for our country!
After being the first openly gay Congressman 25 years ago, Rep. Barney Frank made history once again yesterday by GETTING MARRIED to his partner of five years, Jim Ready, in Newton, Massachusetts!
According to sources present at the ceremony, which Governor Deval Patrick officiated with John Kerry, Dennis Kucinich and Nancy Pelosi present, the pair promised to
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If U disliked former congressman Anthony Weiner for his online shenanigans, wait until you read about his offline behavior!
A new book called Do Not Ask What Good We Do: Inside the US House of Representatives does not paint a flattering picture of the controversial politician.
Journalist Robert Draper eludes that Weiner was not only obnoxious in front of his staff and desperate for
full frontal media exposure, but was overly ambitious to the point where tried to tell President Barack Obama how to do his job. The book, which hits shelves on Tuesday, reads:
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Barney Frank has joined the infamous club of celebrity nip slips!
Yes, this is no Lindsay Lohan bikini wardrobe malfunction, but may very well be the 71-year-old male equivalent.
The heater must have been broken on Monday while the Massachusetts congressman addressed the House of Representatives because his nips looked like they were about to rip out of his blue sweater!
He was talking about something, but all we heard was, "Nipple! Nipple! Nipple!" Guess the old saying is true.
Actions Nipples really do speak louder than words!
Check out the short video above to see Barney's chest steal the show!
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Actions have consequences, Anthony! Looks like you're continuing to learn that fact!
Last we heard from former congressman Anthony Weiner, he was surprisingly spotted with his pregnant wife Huma Abedin, who evidently hasn't left him.
Now, their marriage will face a new challenge, because Weiner's former mistress Traci Nobles is shopping around a tell-all book about her online relationship with him.
Here's what a source had to say about it:
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Not just both being delicious, according to politician Allen West!
The Florida representative recently gave an interview, during which he was asked if the gay civil rights issue was similar to the movement for African Americans, to which he actually responded:
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You're not alone, Anthony Weiner!
Check out the video (above) of yet ANOTHER congressman resigning due to a sex scandal!
This time it's Democratic Oregon Rep. David Wu, who offered his resignation after the teenage daughter of a campaign contributor accused him of an unwanted sexual encounter.
Why does this keep happening?!?!? Congress needs a support group for these guys or something!
To quote the Kanye West song So Appalled, "…this sh*t ridiculous."
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