Barney Frank, one of the first openly-gay politicians and one of Massachusetts' most well-known politicians, announced he would not seek re-election. Frank, who has usually coasted to re-election, has come u...
Congress to question Nobel Prize Winner tomorrow
Just as President Obama, during a speech about health care reform at a joint session of Congress Wednesday night stated his new health care plan would not cover illegal immigrants, Joe Wilson did the unthinkable. Ã¢â‚¬Å“You lie!Ã¢â‚¬Â he shouted at the President, anger spewing from his mouth and his gaze.
Twitter, blogs, Facebook and more come alive to flame heckling Republican
The time has come. Obama's first speech to a joint session of Congress takes place tonight at 9 p.m., broadcast on all major television stations. Will he extend a hand towards Iran, following up on his promise to engage in open discourse with President Ahmadinejad? What will he say about health care reform? The economy?