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  • **FILE** Rep. Darrell Issa, California Republican (The Washington Times)

    Defunding ACORN faces surprise hurdles

    Congress is rushing to defund the controversial group ACORN, but its efforts might have unintended consequences.


  • ** FILE ** Hundreds gather on March 11, 2008, on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol for a rally organized by ACORN (Association of Community Organizers for Reform Now) to protest home foreclosures. (Allison Shelley/The Washington Times)

    GOP aides: ACORN misusing contributions

    The embattled community activist group ACORN appears to be collecting charitable contributions through affiliate organizations that it then uses for impermissible lobbying and political activity, says the Republican staff of the Senate Finance Committee.


  • ** FILE ** Hundreds gather on March 11, 2008, on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol for a rally organized by ACORN (Association of Community Organizers for Reform Now) to protest home foreclosures. (Allison Shelley/The Washington Times)

    President favors ACORN probe

    President Obama says there should be an investigation into the hidden-camera video involving employees at the activist group ACORN and a couple posing as a prostitute and her pimp.


  • Rep. Michele Bachmann, Minnesota Republican

    EXCLUSIVE: Minn. lawmaker vows not to complete Census

    Outspoken Republican Rep. Michele Bachmann says she's so worried that information from next year's national census will be abused that she will refuse to fill out anything more than the number of people in her household.


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