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Guess the Party? Congressman Sues Over Sandwich

January 26, 2011 politisite 0

Here is a Hint, Which political party has the most Lawyers? Rep. Dennis Kucinich (D., Ohio) filed suit against Restaurants Associates Inc. of New York, its parent company, Compass Group, and two food distributors over a sandwich he bought in April 2008 at a House cafeteria. Mr. Kucinich suffered “serious and permanent injuries” when he chomped down on one or more unpitted olives, according to a complaint filed in the […]

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OH Congressman Dennis Kucinich May Lose Seat

December 29, 2010 politisite 0

Ohio Congressman Dennis Kucinich is worried about the 2010 census figures.  He sent a letter to supporters fearing that he may lose his seat in the House of Representatives.  Ohio lost 2 congressional seats and since the State went Republican, it is thought that gerrymandered districts will favor the GOP.  No Worries, even if he loses his house seat, he will still have his wife Elizabeth! Rep. Kucinich sent this […]

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Which States Will Gain or Lose Seats in Congress

December 21, 2010 politisite 0

Just as we reported in September based on some raw data figures, The Northeast and Midwest would lose House seats while the South and Southwest would gains. Census Announces List of States’ Congressional Seat Gains/Losses The Census Bureau just completed its one duty specifically described in the Constitution — to count the number of people living in the United States and apportion them to determine how many Congressional seats go […]

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Traficant out of Penn on Ohio Congressional Ballot

August 30, 2010 politisite 0

Former Ohio Rep. Jim Traficant will run for his old House seat this fall as an independent. The Mahoning County Board of Elections, which met Monday evening to decide whether the former congressman had qualified for the 17th District ballot, determined that Traficant had secured 11 more petition signatures than he needed. The announcement was reported by several local news outlets. The decision caps a one-month battle Traficant’s supporters had […]

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Beam Me Up: Felon Jim Traficant to Run for Congress

May 3, 2010 politisite 0

Yes he Can!  The Toupee beam me up former congressman Jim Traficant will file to Run for Congress.  One problem, he can’t vote for himself. Former Ohio Democratic congressman and jailbird Jim Traficant is moving ahead with a campaign for Congress this year, filing papers by 4 p.m. to run as an independent, the Youngstown Vindicator reports. It’s still unclear which district Traficant will run in: the 17th, represented by […]