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Rep. Steve Stockman (R-TX), who is mounting a primary challenge to incumbent Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX), appeared to remove a list of "past and present endorsements" from his campaign website this weekend after the Washington Post pointed out its inconsistencies.
A former contributor to "Guns & Ammo" said he was fired two months ago for a column that enraged readers with its pro-gun control bent because major gun manufacturers threatened to cut ties with the publication if he continued to work there.
Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI) is expected to file a lawsuit Monday against the Obama administration to prevent members of Congress and their staff from receiving employer contributions to their health care plans.