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8 min ago | The Miami Herald

NJ Gov. Christie visits OKC with Gov. Fallin

Republican Govs. Chris Christie of New Jersey and Mary Fallin of Oklahoma toured the Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum on Wednesday in a visit that Fallin's Democratic challenger in the Nov. 4 general election said politicized the site of the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Mary Fallin, Republican, Chris Christie, Mary Fallin, US Governors, Oklahoma, Oklahoma City National Memorial, US National Parks

4 hrs ago |

Rick Perry hits the road

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is scheduled to be in court on Friday, but he won't be there.


Related Topix: Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Rick Perry, US Governors, Republican, Mike Pence, Senator Rand Paul, Opinion

8 hrs ago | WHAS11

Judge: Pence contradicted himself on gay marriage

DECEMBER 02: U.S. Rep. Mike Pence answers reporters questions during a news conference at the U.S. Capitol December 2, 2010 in Washington, DC.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, Mike Pence, Gay/Lesbian, US Governors, US Senate, Jim DeMint, Indianapolis, IN, Louisville, KY

12 hrs ago | The Macon Telegraph

Former congressman to keynote at symposium

Kennedy has been an advocate for those affected by depression and bipolar disorder.


Related Topix: US Politics, Patrick Kennedy, Democrat, US News

16 hrs ago | KABC-AM Los Angeles

Investigations into Ferguson Shooting Continue, Holder Urges Peace Ahead of Visit

The police officer accused of fatally shooting Michael Brown, 18, in Ferguson, Mo.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, US Politics, Roy Blunt, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Roy Blunt, Claire McCaskill, Democrat, St Louis County, MO

20 hrs ago |

Dan Sullivan takes lead in Alaska GOP Senate race

Sullivan entered the primary the presumed front-runner, with the backing of national GOP powerbrokers and a huge cash advantage over his rivals.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Don Young, Republican, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Lisa Murkowski, Democrat, Alaska, Alaska Government

Tue Aug 19, 2014

WFTV Orlando

TSA to train officers on recognizing DC licenses

Transportation Security Administration workers will be getting training on how to recognize District of Columbia driver's licenses and identification cards.


Related Topix: US News, Democrat, Eleanor Holmes Norton, Washington, DC

Stars and Stripes

Hawaii veterans talk doctor shortages in panel

Veterans are telling U.S. Sen. Mazie Hirono they face a shortage of doctors on Maui, Molokai and the Big Island, which has contributed to the long wait times they endured seeking medical treatment across the isolated island chain.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Mazie Hirono, Representative Mazie Hirono, Democrat, Life, Veteran Affairs

WFTV Orlando

Emanuel's critics scurry to find 2015 challenger

In this Oct. 11, 2010, file photo Rahm Emanuel shakes hands along the route of the annual Columbus Day parade as he prepares to run for mayor in Chicago.


Related Topix: US Politics, Democrat, US News, Rahm Emanuel, Barack Obama


Rove-backed Crossroads adds Colo. to fall TV plan

The Republican establishment's favorite political machine is adding Colorado to the list of states where it will be advertising this fall.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican, Colorado, Colorado Government, Life, Holidays, Labor Day

The Chronicle-Telegram

10 Things to Know, Tuesday, Aug. 19

Despite the deployment of the National Guard, who stood back, clashes between police and protesters continued in the St. Louis suburb where the unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown was fatally shot by a policeman.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, US Politics, US News, Democrat, Rahm Emanuel


No Arrest For Gov. Perry, But Mug Shot To Be Taken

A Texas judge opted Monday not to issue an arrest warrant against Gov. Rick Perry, but the Republican still faces the unflattering prospect of being booked, fingerprinted and having his mug shot taken - and has assembled a team of high-powered attorneys to fight the two felony counts of abuse of power against him.


Related Topix: US Politics, Tom DeLay, US News, Republican, Rick Perry, US Governors, Senator Ted Cruz, US Senate, Texas Government, Texas

Mon Aug 18, 2014

KCBD-TV Lubbock

US Senate race draws focus in Alaska primary

A whistle-stop tour of the state in an RV. An endorsement from the second man to walk on the moon.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Republican, Lisa Murkowski, Democrat, Representative Cynthia Lummis, Matt Mead, US Governors, Ohio


In new book, Ryan takes on stubborn GOP orthodoxy

As Congress hurtled toward a government shutdown in the fall of 2013, Rep. Paul Ryan looked around at fellow Republicans who were agitating to shutter national parks, federal agencies and Head Start programs.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, Paul Ryan, Barack Obama, Social Security, Personal Finance, Senator Ted Cruz, US Senate, Healthcare Law, Law, Entertainment

Christie comes to Perry's defense after indictment

Gov. Chris Christie came to the defense of indicted Texas Gov. Rick Perry on Monday, praising his "honesty and integrity."


Related Topix: Chris Christie, US Governors, Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Rick Perry, Texas Government, Texas, Bobby Jindal, Republican, Florida, Florida Government

The Olympian

Hillary Clinton to attend fundraiser in Iowa

Sam Roecker, a spokesman for the Harkin Steak Fry, said Monday that both Clintons will speak at the fundraiser in Indianola, just south of Des Moines, on Sept.


Related Topix: Tom Harkin, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Representative Bruce Braley, Iowa, Hillary Clinton, Bill Clinton, History in the News

The Dam Station

Why Do Voters Love Hypocrites?

Though Eric Cantor's primary upset is considered the biggest surprise of the midterm election cycle, another race may come in a close second.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Eric Cantor, US News, Republican, Representative Scott DesJarlais, David Vitter, US Senate

GOP establishment on a roll in House primaries

This Sept. 17, 2012, file photo shows then incumbent Rep. Frank Guinta, R-N.H., and then Democratic challenger Carol Shea-Porter as they debate during the 1st Congressional District forum at St. Anselm College in Manchester, N.H. National Republicans got their man, and woman, in a half-dozen House primaries in New York, New Jersey, Iowa and ... (more)


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, Representative Frank Guinta, Representative Carol Shea-Porter, Democrat, Immigration Reform, Saint Anselm College, Representative Jon Runyan

Credibility concerns in Missouri shooting probe

In this Feb. 10, 2011, file photo, St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Bob McCulloch speaks in St. Louis.


Related Topix: US Politics, Lacy Clay, US News, Democrat, Violent Crime, Missouri, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Sun Aug 17, 2014


Tea party label irks 2nd District hopeful Poliquin

Two years ago, Bruce Poliquin kicked off his U.S. Senate campaign at a tea party event and courted voters within the ultraconservative movement.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Eric Cantor, US Senate, Republican, Senator Mike Lee, Olympia Snowe, Maine, Barack Obama