Two House Republicans Criticize Ideological Purity, Distance Themselves from Caucus

By: Tuesday July 31, 2012 10:15 am

A couple wayward House Republicans have walked off the reservation and rejected the ideological purity demanded by the party’s conservative base. Rep. Richard Hanna, elected in 2010 as part of the Republican takeover of Congress, lashed out at his caucus yesterday: U.S. Rep. Richard Hanna took his own party to task today, saying the Republican [...]

Rep. Richard Hanna (R) Asks Women to Donate to Democrats

By: Friday March 23, 2012 12:00 pm

This is a very odd story. Richard Hanna, a Republican congressman from New York, appeared at a rally for the anniversary of the Equal Rights Amendment yesterday. Now that’s strange enough for this modern crop of Republicans. But nobody could have anticipated what he would say next: As the only Republican Congressman at a rally [...]