Sen. Jim DeMint

Sen. Jim DeMint to Exit Senate

Sen. Jim DeMint (R-S.C.), one of the most conservative voices in Congress, said this morning that he is leaving in January to take a position as president of Heritage Foundation, a conservative think tank.

FTC’s Google Case Creates Strange Bedfellows In Congress

As the Federal Trade Commission moves closer to a decision about whether it will pull the trigger on its two antitrust investigations of Goo

Barely a Peep From New FCC Commissioners at Senate Hearing

The two new Federal Communications Commissioners, Ajit Pai (R) and Jessica Rosenworcel (D) had their coming out party Wednesday in an oversight hearing before the Senate Commerce Committee.

GOP Targets Big Bird Again

When it comes to defunding public broadcasting, the GOP is like a dog with a bone. Renewing the fight to take public broadcasting off the list of federal appropriations, Sen. Jim DeMint (R-S.C.) and Rep. Doug Lamborn (R-Co.) are trolling for lawmakers to sign a letter calling for the Senate and House Appropriation Committees to discontinue funds.