U.S. Rep. Rick Allen calls for hostage return before Iran deal

...money and using it ... to support their allies and fund more radical activity in the (Middle East)," Allen said.The congressman said he believes the U.S. needs to tighten its sanctions even further, until Iran stops building centrifuges, the machines...

SC lawmakers want documents from MOX study

...concerns in a timely manner, especially since it was signed by the majority of the South Carolina delegation, including Congressman Wilson, Senator Scott and Senator Graham, who represent the site and many of the employees." Leacy Burke, a spokeswoman...

Flags, no; statues, yes

...Congress failed to pass a law extending slavery to the Western territories, the rich Southern slave owners, along with their congressmen, began planning a strategy. The South had huge assets and would secure England and France as allies, their leaders thought...

Congressmen seek House support for Savannah harbor

SAVANNAH, Ga. - Georgia's 14 congressmen sent a letter Wednesday to the chairman of a House budget...order to ensure this project moves forward."The Georgia congressmen ask for budget language reiterating that Congress has reclassified...

7 congressmen calling for immigration enforcement

ATLANTA --- All seven of Georgia's Republican congressmen have asked the head of the federal immigration agency...ahead of Georgia.In a letter dated Thursday, the congressmen invited U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement...

Analysis: Congressmen lead talk about Obama advisers

ATLANTA --- Two Republican congressmen from Georgia have been as vocal in criticizing the Obama administration's...Gingrey and Lynn Westmoreland are the only other Georgia congressmen who have signed on. Mr. Broun worries about erosion of the...

Georgia's congressmen turn to Internet

...Albany, and you just might get a personal reply from the congressmen. Log on to an Internet chat with Rep. Charlie Norwood of...said Rep. Jack Kingston of Savannah. Reaching Georgia congressmen Rep. Bob Barr, 7th District (R-Smyrna) Rep. Sanford...

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Congressmen fight dip into surpluses

WASHINGTON -- Both Augusta-Aiken area congressmen are urging House Republican leaders not to dip into projected surpluses to pay for new military and disaster-relief costs. Reps...

Congressmen join call for logging halt in Southern Appalachians

WASHINGTON -- Six Democratic congressmen have joined the push for a logging moratorium in the most remote but unprotected areas of the Southern Appalachian national forests...

Congressmen are disappointing

I can honestly say that Lindsey Graham and Gresham Barrett are two of the worst congressmen I have ever had, and I'm sorry to say that I voted for both of them. They voted themselves a raise that went into effect this...