Pence on GOP Oil Protest: 'We Don’t Need to Be on the Mainstream Med

August 9th, 2008 12:36 PM
It doesn't matter if they talk about it on the evening news or not according to Rep. Mike Pence of Indiana. Pence, along with two of his Republican colleagues - Reps. Dan Burton. Ind., and Bob Goodlatte, Va., met with reporters about the protest they are waging against congressional Democratic leaders at the Capitol on Friday. Democrats, led by Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, have prevented…

Matthews: 'Why Do Cubans Still Support Castro Brothers

February 19th, 2008 6:15 PM
Chris Matthews on this afternoon's Hardball, speaking with Rep. Dan Burton (R-Ind.).CHRIS MATTHEWS: Congressman Burton, why do you think Cubans on the island still support the Castro brothers? What is it that allows that lock on those people to continue?DAN BURTON: I don't think they do support Castro, I don't think they supported Fidel or Raul. That is a Communist regime where they have block…

WaPo Hails Henry Waxman But Panned GOP Predecessor Burton

October 25th, 2007 6:09 PM
Thursday’s Washington Post front page featured a laudatory profile of hard-charging partisan House Government Reform Committee chairman Henry Waxman. Reporter Jonathan Weisman hailed the liberal veteran from Beverly Hills as a “tireless” bright spot for House Democrats. The only Republican quotes used by Weisman underlined how impressive Waxman was. Ten years ago, when conservative Dan Burton…

Networks Help Democrats Target Blackwater; Only ABC Notes Firm’s Per

October 3rd, 2007 5:26 PM