Congressman Conyers is the first African-American to serve in Congress for at least 50 years and the longest-serving African-American in the history of the U.S. House of Representatives and U.S. Congress.
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IPS's new Congressional Report Card for the 99% grades lawmakers with a grade "A+" through "F" on a series of bills that either “feather the nest of America’s most affluent” or “enhance economic opportunities of our 99 percent.”
After promising his budget proposal would stick closely to the bipartisan deficit reduction commission's recommendations, his actual blueprint looks like a work of ideological posture of his own creation.
Will the Democrats lose the House? How many seats might they lose and why? View the opinions of three experts from the Institute for Policy Studies.