Saturday, July 2, 2011

Shea-Porter Votes ‘Present’ on Wilson Sanction

September 15, 2009 by Patrick  
Filed under News & Politics

Congressional Democrats voted to sanction South Carolina Republican Joe Wilson on Tuesday but they did so without the support of New Hampshire’s two Democratic House members. The vote stands as an official rebuke against the Republican lawmaker for calling President Barack Obama a liar during a joint session of Congress last week. Rep. Paul Hodes [...]

Shea-Porter: Republicans “were behaving in a way we never behave”

September 14, 2009 by Staff Reporter  
Filed under News & Politics

Rep. Carol Shea-Porter lashed out at South Carolina Republican Congressman Joe Wilson for his outburst before a joint session of Congress last week and at Republicans in general for vocally opposing President Barack Obama’s health reform initiative while speaking at the Strafford County Democratic Party Picnic this weekend. “They were behaving in a way we [...]