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Millionaire Congressman’s Comments America’s Poor Are ‘Envy’ Of The World Spark Firestorm

Southern California Republican Darrell Issa made the statement to CNN during a sit-down interview on income equality Friday.

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OC Immigration Activists To Resume ‘Fast For Families’

A handful of immigration reform activists were set to begin a four-day fast Monday outside the offices of an Orange County lawmaker.


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Coachella Valley Rep. Raul Ruiz Aids Man After In-Flight Medical Emergency

Coachella Valley Congressman Raul Ruiz was hailed as a hero after he cared for a man who suffered a medical emergency while onboard a flight to Dallas early Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/24/2013

Congressman Randy Duke Cunningham walks into the U.S. District Courthouse  on March 3, 2006 in San Diego, California. Cunningham was found guilty of conspiracy and tax evasion for accepting more than 2.4 million in bribes and could face up to 10 years in prison.  (credit: Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

Disgraced Ex-Lawmaker Wants Gun Rights Restored After Release From Prison

A former Southland congressman and Navy veteran wants his right to bear arms reinstated when his time in federal prison is over.

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OC Lawmaker Banned From Afghanistan Slams ‘Corrupt’ US-Backed Leader

Rep. Dana Rohrabacher says the U.S. made a “big mistake” when it helped Hamid Karzai gain power in 2002.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–05/22/2012

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OC Lawmaker Wants Reward Offered For Capture Of Ugandan Warlord Kony

Rep. Ed Royce has introduced a bill calling for the federal government to offer a reward after “Kony 2012” went viral on YouTube.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/16/2012

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Sherman-Berman Showdown Heats Up In Tarzana Debate

A bitter congressional campaign headlined by two valley politicians, Congressmen Brad Sherman and Howard Berman, heated up again Tuesday night in a debate with a third leading candidate.


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Burbank Lawmaker Hails Libya Victory, Says US Can ‘Support’ Syria Opposition

While he does not expect NATO military action in Syria at this point, Rep. Adam Schiff thinks more international pressure on the regime could ultimately lead to Assad’s departure.


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Tijuana Police Find 3 Abducted Grandchildren Of Calif. Congressman

Mexican police have found the three grandchildren of a California congressman in the border city of Tijuana nearly four years after they were allegedly abducted by their mother.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/11/2011

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Oregon Congressman Resigns Over Sex Scandal Involving SoCal Woman

An 18-year-old SoCal woman says she was the victim of an unwanted sexual encounter with Congressman David Wu, prompting the Oregon lawmaker to resign.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/26/2011

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Garamendi: ‘Mass Confusion’ Over Libya Operation After House Vote

A California congressman says that America’s role in Libya is more unclear than ever after lawmakers shot down a bill endorsing an expansion of the NATO-led conflict.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–06/24/2011

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Tired Of Hearing About Weiner? LA Reacts To Congressman’s Resignation

Here in the Southland, news of the congressman’s resignation was met with a host of off-color jokes unfit for broadcast and even more apathy from the public.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–06/16/2011

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Emails: Calif. Lawmaker’s Office Consulted On Weiner Leaks

Two bloggers apparently sought input from Rep. Darrell Issa after discovering a posting from a high school student that they believed showed she engaged in “private conversations” with Weiner.


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Calif. Congressman: Obama Attack On Libya May Be Illegal

A California congressman says the White House may have “crossed a bright constitutional line” when it approved military operations in Libya.


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Former Congressman, Cal State Long Beach President Dies At 79

John “Steve” Horn, a Republican congressman who represented Long Beach for five terms, has died. He was 79.