Matt Vespa is a correspondent for MRCTV and contributor to its blog.

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February 24, 2014, 3:17 PM EST
If all else fails, silence the cancer-stricken woman. That seems to be the approach that Democratic Rep. Congressman (R-Mich.) - and Senate candidate - Gary Peters is taking against Julie Boonstra.
February 21, 2014, 10:38 AM EST
In the midst of the violence in the Ukraine, one woman recorded her plea for freedom, which has gone viral on YouTube.
February 20, 2014, 2:48 PM EST
Bushcare - you may never have heard of it, but it was proposed in 2007.
February 19, 2014, 4:09 PM EST
Are we getting to the point where it's completely pointless to listen to Vice President Joe Biden - except for laughs?
February 19, 2014, 1:10 PM EST
On President's Day, MRCTV's Dan Joseph ventured onto the hallowed grounds of a local university to give students the ultimate challenge: how many presidents they could name in 60 seconds.
February 19, 2014, 12:31 PM EST
Last January, it was reported that Obamacare hit another obstacle with the Spanish-speaking demographic of America. Today, we're still finding errors.
February 18, 2014, 3:01 PM EST
The IRS is trying to change the rules for tax-exempted 501 (c)(4) groups. Yes, we're talking about the same IRS that targeted conservative groups trying to obtain that tax exempt status.
February 17, 2014, 5:25 PM EST
It's President's Day - and it appears that "President" Alexander Hamilton is receiving special recognition on Oregon's official webpage.
February 16, 2014, 4:45 PM EST
A group of U.S. Senators is planning a slumber party to discuss climate change. No, I'm not kidding. Bring your sleeping bags, pillows, and blankets because Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D- Rhode Island) told activists at Organizing for Action that these plans are a go!
February 14, 2014, 12:45 PM EST
Does anyone remember when then-Senator Obama said he took the Constitution "very seriously?"
February 13, 2014, 5:28 PM EST
An aide to Governor Andrew Cuomo of New York has been granted a waiver after he broke a law prohibiting state employees from bringing firearms into the workplace. Jerome Hauer heads New York's Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services after his appointment to the position in 2011 by Gov. Cuomo.
February 13, 2014, 4:03 PM EST
The White House is hoping you'll promote Obamacare to you "tweet-heart" this Valentine's Day.
February 13, 2014, 12:23 PM EST
Senator Mark Begich (D-Alaska) made an interesting claim about climate change's effect on his state when he spoke at yesterday's hearing about mitigating extreme weather.
February 13, 2014, 11:14 AM EST
At a House hearing, Rep. Joe Barton asked Dr. Julio Friedmann, the deputy assistant secretary for clean coal at the Department of Energy, about the additional costs carbon capture and storage technology would bring to coal plants.
February 13, 2014, 9:45 AM EST
A Democrat Alabama state representative says the real reason he doesn't like Clarence Thomas is that the Supreme Court justice is an "Uncle Tom" - not because he's in a bi-racial marriage.
February 12, 2014, 9:41 AM EST
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart aired a hilarious show on Russia's Sochi problems, especially Stacy St. Claire of the Chicago Tribune's tweet concerning her beer-colored water. Allegedly, she was told by her hotel that rubbing the water on her face was bad for her health.
February 11, 2014, 4:47 PM EST
Well, if you're one of the most liberal members of Congress, with one of the safest seats, I guess you can say this about Republicans.
February 10, 2014, 3:56 PM EST
Here's a tip: before you launch an advocacy campaign for stricter gun laws, make sure you actually follow the ones already on the books.
February 10, 2014, 2:30 PM EST
In Vancouver, Canada, cigarette machines are banned, but crack pipe vending machines are okay.
February 10, 2014, 1:13 PM EST
It might be time for U.S. Olympic bobsledder Johnny Quinn to consider changing hotels.