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California Democratic Congressman Jared Huffman submitted an amendment to a bill funding the National Park Service that would block private groups from decorating the graves of Confederate soldiers with Confederate flags. The proposal is only aimed at states that celebrate Confederate Memorial Day, namely Georgia and Mississippi. The Andersonville and Vicksburg cemeteries are the only federal cemeteries in those …

From Oliver Darcy, The Blaze Tuesday’s midterm elections gave way to the largest Republican majority in the House of Representatives since World War II, dramatically shifting the country away from the Democratic wave President Barack Obama rode into office. Two House maps illustrate just how much the country shifted politically. House of Representatives — 2008 …