Leftovers - January 30, 2012

January 30, 2012 6:00 pm ET — Media Matters Action Network

Congressional Republicans are trying to force President Obama's hand on Keystone XL.

Virginia state Sen. Janet Howell tries to add "a little gender equity" to an abortion bill.

Conservative bloggers are upset that redistricting will harm Rep. Allen West's reelection chances.

Texas GOP Rep. Jeb Hensarling is eyeing the chairmanship of the Financial Services Committee.

A Pew survey finds that Republican voters are growing less impressed with the GOP presidential field.

Newt Gingrich is trying to associate Mitt Romney with George Soros.

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer has a troubled history with truth-telling.

In a general election, Gingrich says he "will not accept debates in which reporters are the moderators."