Brendan James is a newswriter at Talking Points Memo. Before joining TPM, he worked as a reporter at Yahoo! News and interned at Andrew Sullivan's blog The Dish. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow him on Twitter at @deep_beige.
Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI) said in an interview Tuesday that his colleague Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), who recently came forward with stories of sexist treatment by members of Congress, should back up the accusations and "name names."
Herman Cain took the conservative rhetoric of "impeachment bait" to the next level on Thursday by theorizing that President Obama is actually trying to get impeached in order to "laugh at the Republicans."
Former Army Major Nidal Hasan, the convicted shooter in the Fort Hood shooting of 2009, has written a letter to the leader of the Islamic terror group ISIS, asking to join the group as "an obedient citizen soldier," Fox News reports.
MSNBC anchor Andrea Mitchell is less than surprised by the revelations of Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) about being subjected to sexual harassment by her congressional colleagues, sharing her own experiences reporting on "the oldest white male club in the world."