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'Idiot liberals' think they're taking over

Wisconsin Democratic Rep. David Obey was pushed to the point of raising his voice. He's not exactly...the right? How narrow is your world view when Nancy Pelosi and David Obey are too conservative for you? "The socialist, Web-addicted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/13/edi_120072.shtml
Editorials
Allegations of proselytizing ignite House

...accusing Democrats of "demonizing Christians." The rhetorical warfare came as the House considered a proposal by Rep. David Obey (D-Wis.) to put Congress on record against "coercive and abusive religious proselytizing" at the U.S. Air Force...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/25/rel_456963.shtml
Your Faith
Democrats to let offshore drilling ban expire

...the White House and Republicans set off by $4 a gallon gasoline prices this summer. Appropriations Committee Chairman David Obey, D-Wis., told reporters Tuesday that a provision continuing the moratorium will be dropped from a stopgap spending...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/24/bus_476961.shtml
Business
Graham blasts national student testing plan

...The compromise is goofy and silly." The deal struck late Wednesday between House GOP leaders and U.S. Rep. David Obey, DWis., senior Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee, would allow the Clinton administration to develop...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/10/31/met_216806.shtml
Metro
American workers get short shrift

...passage of CAFTA, which Rep, Barrett voted for. At least "overtime protection laws" were saved because U.S. Rep. David Obey (D-Wis.) introduced an amendment to H.R. 5006. It passed only because 22 Republicans crossed over party lines...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/09/16/let_96878.shtml
Letters
House vote challenges new overtime pay rules

...new regulations which for the first time in 80 years scale back workers' entitlement to overtime pay," said Rep. David Obey, D-Wis., a sponsor of the overtime proposal. Democrats sought to depict the issue as an election-season example...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/10/met_428133.shtml
Metro
Lawmakers' pet projects undeterred by criticism

...to cut the total dollar amount of earmarks in half for appropriate accounts," said Appropriations Committee Chairman David Obey, D-Wis. "A lot of folks are unhappy about it, but over the summer we passed every appropriations bill, and I'm...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/08/31/bus_141840.shtml
Business
Top TV official leaves Corporation for Public Broadcasting

...Wallach. Lambro and Medved are leading conservative figures. Last spring, Rep. John Dingell, D-Mich., and Rep. David Obey, D-Wis. asked CPB Inspector General Kenneth Konz to investigate the hiring of Pack, who they said, citing a New...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/11/tel_54903.shtml
Television
Whither the revolution?

...impeach a president over policy differences. Washington could not possibly go any lower. - House Appropriations Chairman David Obey, D-Wis., who fought against balancing the budget in 1995, supports higher taxes, heavier spending on entitlements...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/10/23/edi_101368.shtml
Editorials
Households get heat for the holidays

...stalled as Republican lawmakers attempt to fund a $56 billion package of tax cuts cut for the next five years, said Rep. David Obey, D-Wis. "The odds are if anything at all is added, it will be one of the table scraps that goes to the poor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/25/fin_35710.shtml
Finance