Rep. Ted Yoho apologizes to AOC, denies calling her ‘f—ing bitch’

Republican Rep. Ted Yoho of Florida apologized Wednesday for a heated exchange in which he allegedly called Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez a “f—ing bitch.” “I rise to apologize for the abrupt manner of the conversation I had,” Yoho said. But he denied swearing at the 30-year-old socialist. “The offensive name-calling words attributed to me by the press were never spoken to

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Georgia Rep. John Lewis, a leader of civil rights movement, dead at 80

Civil rights icon and 17-term Georgia Rep. John Lewis died Friday in Atlanta, The Associated Press has reported. He was 80. Lewis, the son of Alabama sharecroppers whose fight for racial equality spanned seven decades, had waged a long battle with pancreatic cancer, The Hill reported. First elected in 1986 and lauded as the “Conscious of Congress,” Lewis, a staunch

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‘Drunk’ Dem Rep caught on police dashcam boasting ‘this will be your most famous arrest’ during DWI bust – The Sun

A REPRESENTATIVE in congress boasted it would be “the most famous” arrest police had ever made when she was allegedly found driving with an alcohol blood level three times the legal limit. Michigan Rep. Rebekah Warren, 48, told police it would ruin her career if they arrested her for a DWI and begged them not to take her to the

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Road-layer, 60, ordered to repay £150,000 for his dodgy driveways

Rogue road-layer, 60, who bought an official Highways Agency lorry to swindle elderly victims is ordered to repay £150,000 for his dodgy driveways Allan Coutts, 60, pulled up in the ‘official’ truck to target hundreds of victims His resurfacing work would often crumble and fall apart within just weeks Victims payed from £600 to £7,000 – and he made £905,000

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Rep. Paul Gosar tweets phony photo of Obama and Iranian president, gets ridiculed

Paul Gosar answers The Arizona Republic's editorial board questions on Aug. 4, 2016. (Photo: Mark Henle/The Republic) Rep. Paul Gosar sparked his first social-media muddle of the new year after tweeting a doctored picture on Monday of former President Barack Obama and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in which he seemed not to realize the foreign leader remains in power. Gosar, a five-term

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Referee says he told Rep. Jim Jordan about Ohio State doctor’s sexual misconduct

A referee says he told Republican U.S. Rep. Jim Jordan about the sexual misconduct of Ohio State doctor Richard Strauss during the congressman’s time as a Buckeyes assistant coach, according to NBC News. In a lawsuit filed Thursday, a professional referee identified as John Doe 42 claims that Jordan and then-head coach Russ Hellickson showed little concern when he reported that

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Rep. Chris Collins resigns from Congress ahead of guilty plea

Disgraced upstate Republican Rep. Chris Collins resigned from Congress on Monday — a day before he was expected to plead guilty in Manhattan federal court to insider trading charges. The Buffalo-area lawmaker submitted a letter of resignation to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Monday, officials there confirmed to The Post. It will take effect tomorrow. On Tuesday, he will enter

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Geri Halliwell jokes about replacing Victoria Beckham in behind the scenes footage from the Spice Girls Walkers Crisps ad – The Sun

GERI Halliwell has been filmed saying she had found the perfect replacement for Victoria Beckham in the Spice Girls. She made the joke in secret behind-the-footage from the Spice Girls' advert for Walkers Crisps. Ginger Spice Geri had a laugh about finding the fifth member of the Spice Girls after Victoria Beckham refused to join the tour. In the exclusive

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