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Republican Party leaders converge in Washington, D.C. on Thursday for the annual Conservative Political Action Committee featuring Ted Cruz, Paul Ryan, Chris Christie and Marco Rubio, among other speakers. Watch live:
A Democratic lawmaker in Alabama on Tuesday claimed that Republicans who oppose abortion would be supportive of the procedure "if their daughter got pregnant by a black man," according to the Birmingham News.
Michele Bachmann is deeply disappointed with the American Jewish community for supporting President Barack Obama, whose policies she believes will reduce Israel to "rubble."
The Minnesota Republican on Monday took particular issue with President Obama's recent agreement with Iran after he successfully lobbied Congress to temporarily hold off on additional sanctions in hopes of reaching a larger deal on nuclear weapons.
Confronted by Fox News Sunday host Chris Wallace this weekend about a number of misleading statements on Hillary Clinton and the 2012 attack on a U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA) offered a flimsy defense that gained even more "Pinocchios" from Washington Post Fact Checker Glen Kessler.