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Marlin Stutzman

Congressman Stutzman Endorses Donald J. Trump for President

Congressman Marlin Stutzman (IN-03) released the following statement regarding Donald Trump becoming the presumptive Republican nominee: “Our country is drowning: heavy government regulation is slowing our economy,polarizing political leaders halting our legislative progress and enemies around the globe successfully preying on innocent Americans with no presidential leadership or solution to stop them. It’s time to

Can a Louisianan unite warring U.S. Republican factions?

 A Louisiana conservative seeking to be the No.3 Republican in the U.S. House of Representatives has the potential to be a bridge between the party’s leadership and Tea Party rebels. Representative Steve Scalise is a staunch conservative who, in assessing President Obama’s first 100 days in office in 2009, gave him a grade he considers

Tea Party-backed lawmaker makes bid for No. 2 House post

 An outspoken Tea Party-backed Republican lawmaker on Friday opened his campaign for the No. 2 leadership post in the House of Representatives against a top deputy of Speaker John Boehner in a bid to boost conservatives’ influence in the party. Raul Labrador of Idaho said he would run for the House Majority Leader job in

A look at the candidates for House leadership

 House Majority Leader Eric Cantor’s defeat this week in a primary election in Virginia has ignited a race among lawmakers who’d like to have his GOP leadership job. And Rep. Kevin McCarthy’s decision to try to move up to majority leader from his current job as whip has created another contest. Votes are scheduled for