Jeff Sessions – Attorney General

 

  Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III (born December 24, 1946) is an American politician and lawyer who is the 84th Attorney General of the United States, in office since 2017. Sessions previously served as the United States Senator from Alabama from 1997 to 2017, and he is a member of the Republican Party. Read Sessions full bio @ Wikipedia.org Also see: Congressional profile at GovTrack Congressional profile at OpenCongress Congressional profile at Roll Call Biography, voting record, and interest group ratings at Project Vote Smart

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Ulysses S. Grant – 18th President of the United States

 

   Ulysses S. Grant was the 18 th President of the United States from 1869–1877. Prior to his election to the presidency Grant was a highly successful war general in the second half of the Civil War. As President, Grant led Radical Republicans in their efforts to eliminate all traces of the Confederate nationalism and slavery and effectively destroyed the  Ku Klux Klan in 1871. Grant, named Hiriam Ulysses Grant was born in Point Pleasant,  Ohio on April 27 in 1822 was the second President to have been elected from Ohio. He…

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Morris J Brooks (R-AL-5th)

 

  Morris J. “Mo” Brooks, Jr. (born April 29, 1954) is the U.S. Representative for Alabama’s 5th congressional district and a member of the Republican Party. Congressman Mo Brooks official U.S. House site Mo Brooks for Congress official campaign site Biography at the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress Voting record maintained by The Washington Post Biography, voting record, and interest group ratings at Project Vote Smart Biography at WhoRunsGov.com at The Washington Post Congressional profile at GovTrack.us Congressional profile at OpenCongress Appearances on C-SPAN programs Issue positions and quotes at On The Issues Financial information at OpenSecrets.org Staff…

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Bob Riley: Governor of Alabama

 

  Bio:  Bob Riley (born October 3, 1944) in Ashland, Alabama.  Riley served two consecutive terms as the governor of Alabama.  He was the 52nd governor of Alabama and was first elected in 2002 and re-elected in 2006.  As a member of the Republican Party, Riley focused his efforts on making the state government more accountable to Alabama tax payers, economic development and education reform.   Riley also signed the first income tax cut in Alabama in the past 70 years, into law in. Riley has spurred job development in Alabama…

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Joseph Bruno, Former NY Senate Leader, Sentenced to 2 Years in Prison

 

 Currently: ALBANY, N.Y. — Joseph Bruno, once one of the most powerful political figures in New York, was sentenced Thursday to two years in prison on two federal fraud counts. Read more from the NY Post (1/24/09) ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Joseph Bruno, the former majority leader of the New York Senate and for a time the most powerful Republican in state politics, was indicted Friday on federal corruption charges. Bruno, who retired from the Legislature in July after more than a dozen years leading the Senate, is accused of…

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Gov. Jan Brewer (R-AZ)

 

 Janice Kay “Jan” Brewer (born September 26, 1944) is the 22nd and current Governor of the U.S. state of Arizona and is a Republican. She automatically became governor replacing former governor Janet Napolitano. Jan Brewer became governor at a time of extreme economic upheaval for the state, and issues such as a dwindling tax base, record foreclosures, public education funding, illegal immigration and healthcare have all been key issues during her time in office.

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Roskam, Peter (R-IL-6th) Rep.

 

 Current News: On July 26, 2013 the House Committee on Ethics released a public statement that  Roskam was under investigation by the Committee. The New York Times reports an accusation against Roskam involving trip to Taiwan with his wife in 2011 that the Office of Congressional Ethics says was financed by the Taiwanese government as first reported by Politico. Stephanie Kittredge spokeswoman for Mr. Roskam denies the allegations stating that the congressman fully complied with all laws, rules and regulations and procedures related to the trip. Peter James Roskam is the…

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Rogers, Michael (R-AL-3rd) Rep.

 

 Michael Rogers is the U.S. House of Representative for Alabama’s third district since 2003 and is a member of the Republican Party. He became the youngest person and the first Republican to join the Calhoun County Commission. Rogers and his wife Beth live in Saks, Alabama and have three children. They are members of the Baptist Church. See Michael Rogers full bio @ wikipedia.org Also see:   U.S. Congressman Mike D. Rogers official U.S. House site Mike Rogers for Congress official campaign site Biography at the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress Biography at Ballotpedia…

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McKeon, Howard (R-CA-25th) Rep.

 

 Howard Philip “Buck” McKeon is chairman of the House Armed Services Committee and the U.S. House of Representative for California’s 25th district. He is a member of the Republican Party and generally follows the Republican Party line; a social and fiscal conservative.  McKeon is married to the former Patricia Kunz and they have six children. They are members of the Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter- day Saints.

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Kevin McCarthy (R-CA 23rd)

 

 Kevin Owen McCarthy has served as the Majority Whip for the United States House of Representatives since 2011 and currently is the Majority Leader . He is a member of the Republican party and is a U.S. Congressman for California’s 23rd congressional district.   McCarthy previously served in the California State Assembly from 2002-2006. He is seeking reelection in  2016. Also see: Kevin McCarthy’s Bio at Ballotpedia McCarthy’s Voting Record at VoteSmart Kevin McCarthy’s Stance on the Issues at OnTheIssues McCarthy’s contact info on GovTrack McCarthy’s official website          …

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