Contact Us
Make My Homepage
house of representatives

house of representatives

Peter Marovich / Bloomberg via Getty Images
Peter Marovich / Bloomberg via Getty Images

Update: House Passes One-Week Funding Bill For DHS

Update:  The U.S. House of Representatives passed a one-week funding bill for the Department of Homeland Security late Friday night.  President Obama signed the measure just before midnight.

(Earlier Story)

:  It's back to the drawing board as a short-term bill funding the Department of Homeland Security has fallen short in the House

Read More|Comment

Greg Desrosiers/TSM
Greg Desrosiers/TSM

Local Fisherman Show Support For John Chapman

A Republican candidate for Congress stopped by New Bedford's Pier 3 Wednesday to talk about the local fishing industry.

Read More|Comment

Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images
Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images

House Approves Funding For Syria

A measure to train and arm up to five-thousand Syrian rebels will soon be on its way to the Senate after passage by the House.

Read More|Comment

Jim Phillips / TSM
Jim Phillips / TSM

Markey, Garcia Square Off On WBSM

While both Democratic candidates for the Representative seat in the 9th Bristol District want to see Southcoast Rail, they have different opinions on funding sources.

Incumbent State Rep. Chris Markey and challenger Alan Garcia debated on WBSM Thursday

Read More|Comment

Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images
Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images

Congress To Take Action On Ebola Outbreak

Lawmakers are starting to look into the growing Ebola crisis on the African continent.

Read More|Comment

Mark Wilson/Getty Images
Mark Wilson/Getty Images

U.S. House Passes Defense Bill That Limits Government Spying

The Republican-led House on Friday overwhelmingly approved a $570 billion defense bill that halts any Guantanamo transfers for a year in the furor over the American-for-Taliban swap and pulls back government spying.

The vote was 340-73 for the legislati

getty images
getty images

U.S. Senate Approves Gay Rights Bill

 

The Senate has approved a bill outlawing workplace discrimination against gay, bisexual and transgender Americans.
 
    The vote reflected the nation's rapidly evolving attitude toward gay rights nearly two decades after Congress rejected same-sex marriage. The

Read More|Comment

Getty Images
Getty Images

Former House Speaker Foley Dead At 84

 

Former House Speaker Tom Foley has died at the age of 84 in his home.
 
    Foley's wife, Heather, says the Washington state Democrat died of complications from a stroke at his home in the nation's capital.
 

Read More|Comment

Getty Images
Getty Images

House GOP On Health Care: For Repeal, Not Replace

Three years after campaigning on a vow to "repeal and replace" President Barack Obama's health care law, House Republicans have yet to advance an alternative for the system they have voted more than three dozen times to abolish in whole or in part.

Read More|Comment

YouTube
YouTube

Naked Protesters Storm John Boehner’s Home [NSFW VIDEO]

AIDS activists took off their clothes and protested at Speaker of the House John Boehner's house. Be warned, the video is graphic.

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wbsm.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for 1420 Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive 1420 Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.