Capitol Hill is buzzing with news that Parker Griffith, a representative from Alabama, plans to switch his political affiliation from Democrat to Republican. Griffith said he can he could not longer be a part of "a party that continues to pursue legislation that is bad for our country, hurts our economy and drives us further and further into debt." Griffith, who was a conservative Democrat, has switched political parties just before what will a closely watched vote in the House on health...Read Full Story
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