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Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Republican Rep. Mike Coffman snuck out of a community event early after only meeting with a portion of the unhappy constituents. (Screenshot: Nelson Garcia/NBC 9/Twitter)
One day after voting to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA), a Republican Congressman in Colorado was caught sneaking out the backdoor of a community meeting on Saturday after being overwhelmed by constituents concerned over the future of their healthcare. U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman had invited Colorado voters to the Aurora Central Library in...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
On the Saturday morning of a holiday weekend honoring Martin Luther King, Jr.,...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
With a vote largely along party lines, the U.S. House on Friday pushed the...

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Most cringeworthy moment of a too-often cringeworthy Congress, ever: The pallid churlish leaders of the House and Senate forced by circumstance - a Congressional Gold Medal ceremony honoring Martin Luther King and Coretta Scott King - to hold hands and join in an excruciating, swaying, bumbling rendition of "We Shall Overcome." Mitch McConnell wins the Deer In Headlights Award, by a graceless hair. Maybe one day we'll overcome these people. Here's Pete Seeger, doing it right.