A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006.

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Entry from June 09, 2013
Congresspuke (Congress + puke)

"Congresspuke” (Congress + puke) is a derogatory term for a member of Congress. “Congresspuke” has been cited in print since at least March 1992.

Other derogatory terms for a member of Congress include “Congresscriminal,” “Congresscritter” and “Congressmoron.”


Google Groups: tx.politics
Richard A. Hasting Jr
3/24/92
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In such a way, the Congresspukes can be held responsible to the voters without quite the sway of the lobbies.

Google Groups: misc.activism.militia
Mo10Cav
3/13/96
Actually Bro. Evens, that’s exactly what I did.  I called Chuckie Schumer’s office the other day and the call went something like th:
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NOTE: While I have been known from time to time for my satire, this has not been one of them.  Call your local liberal Congresspuke and ask them the same question.
-- Mike Vanderboegh

Democratic Underground
TahitiNut
Thu Jan-11-07 08:14 PM
6. Even though some CongressPukes are offering ‘leadership’ for the GOPher retreat?
Interesting.

Happening now...
July 28, 2009
Congresspuke Charlie Rangel making the liberals proud.

Happening now...
August 31, 2009
Congresspuke Harry Reid is a childish bully and needs to be fired by the people of Nevada.

Twitter
Geoff Ninecow‏
@geoff9cow
So my Congresspuke is Allan West and my daughter’s is THIS hideous schmuck! #GodSaveUs #OccupyCongress #p2 #tcot pic.twitter.com/VP7l3fRz
9:31 PM - 7 Jul 12

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityGovernment/Law/Politics/Military • Sunday, June 09, 2013 • Permalink