Brent Bozell of the Media Research Center tweeted, “Bart Stupak retiring? What did Obama offer him? This reeks to high heaven.” Countdown’s Keith Olbermann references a Fox News article which claimed Obama actually called Stupak to talk him out of retiring.
Democratic Congressman Bart Stupak of Michigan said Friday he was not being "run out" by Tea Partiers who abandoned him after he rallied fellow anti-abortion Democrats to support President Obama's health care bill. NBC's Brian Williams reports.
Town Square: The Tea Party Express is claiming a victory in the retirement of Rep. Bart Stupak, D-Mich., who insists they are not a factor in his decision. Joe Wierzbicki of the Tea Party Express discusses.
Rep. Bart Stupak, D-Mich., will announce his retirement today and not seek a 10th term in Congress
Rachel Maddow is joined by Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky to talk about whether Rep. Bart Stupak managed to achieve anything for his cause other than a few weeks of notoriety and whether the pro-choice caucus sees a path to move ahead with the Obama administration.
Rachel Maddow reviews the vandalism, physical attacks, threats, epithets and thug tactics employed by Republicans and opponents of health reform and highlights the courage of Nancy Pelosi and Congressional Democrats who stood up in the face of these efforts at intimidation to do what the American pe
** FILE ** In this March 4, 2010 file photo, Rep. Bart Stupak, D-Mich., speaks about health care and NAFTA during a news conference on Capitol Hill. Stupak, targeted for defeat by Tea Party activists for his crucial role in securing House approval of the health care overhaul, said Friday he would re
Rep. Bart Stupak (D-MI), Chairman of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations hearing titled "Response by Toyota and NHTSA to Incidents of Sudden Unintended Acceleration" on February 23, 2010 at the Rayburn House Office building on Capitol Hill in Wash