2 hrs ago
Outside the Beltway
Republicans Teaching Candidates How To Talk To Women
After the negative blowback that the GOP suffered in 2012 when first Todd Akin and then Richard Mourdock made comments about rape and abortion that were roundly condemned, as well as other comments that other candidates and conservative commentators have made over the years that were widely seen as offensive to women, the GOP is trying to make sure ... (more)
6 hrs ago
The Daily Beast
Photo by Jeff Haynes/ReutersHey, GOP, Here's How to Coach MenPolitico ...
Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney, former U.S. Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich , U.S. Representative Ron Paul , U.S. Representative Michele Bachmann , and former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman pose before the Republican Party presidential candidates debate in Sioux City, Iowa, on December 15, 2011.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
The Daily Caller
Broun attacks Kingston for wanting to fix Obamacare and not just repeal it
Georgia Republican Rep. Paul Broun is out with a web ad attacking Republican Georgia Congressman and fellow Georgia Senate hopeful Jack Kingston for wanting to fix Obamacare, rather than replace it outright.
GOP men tutored in running against women
The National Republican Congressional Committee wants to make sure there are no Todd Akin-style gaffes next year, so they're meeting with top aides to sitting Republicans to teach them what to say - or not to say - on the trail, especially when their boss is running against a woman.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Ga. Rep. Paul Broun Slams Michelle Nunn for 'Radical Leftist Mentality'
Georgia Rep. Paul Broun, a GOP candidate for the Senate, took aim Wednesday at potential Democratic opponent Michelle Nunn, hammering the political newcomer for her "radical leftist mentality" and declaring she "cannot win this race."
Republican Imitates Van Damme Truck Trick in New Ad
Talk about a wedge issue. Trucking company owner Mike Collins, one of six Republicans vying for Georgia's open 10th District, has gone where no other House candidate has gone before by attempting to perform Jean-Claude Van Damme's epic split between two Volvo trucks.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Michelle Nunn: Democrat, Republican or Pragmatist?
While many Georgians will be out holiday shopping this month, Georgia's political hopefuls will be hitting the campaign trail.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
The Huffington Post
Loading Koch Industries Website Too Many Times In 1 Minute Just Cost This Truck Driver $183,000
A Wisconsin man who, for one minute, took part in an Anonymous-sponsored effort to overwhelm the website of Koch Industries has been sentenced to two years probation and ordered to pay the company $183,000.
Intelligence committee chairs want you scared. You should be angry
Senate Intelligence Committee Chair Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., center, flanked by Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., vice-chair of the committee, at right, and House Intelligence Committee Chairman Rep. Mike Rogers, R-Mich.
GA-Sen: Conservative GA Newspaper Praises Michelle Nunn (D), Mum On Support For GOP Candidates
Early last month, I wrote about top GOP and Mitt Romney donors in Georgia disgusted by the Tea Party candidates running for Senator Saxby "Chicken Hawk" Chambliss' Senate seat that they decided to back Michelle Nunn , daughter of Senator Sam Nunn and CEO of the charity Points of Light: A conservative newspaper widely expected to endorse one of the ... (more)
The 2013 Lie of the Year Finalists: Vote in the Readers' Poll
PolitiFact will soon announce our Lie of the Year -- the most significant falsehood of 2013, as chosen by our editors and reporters.
The Gaston Gazette
Today in history - John Brown hanged
On Dec. 2, 1859, militant abolitionist John Brown was hanged for his raid on Harpers Ferry the previous October.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
The Daily Star
Israel aims to wreck a deal with Iran
More than ever, Israel is isolated from world opinion and the squishy entity known as "the international community."
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Michelle Nunn: Refreshing Democrat
Ms. Nunn, who's running for the U.S. Senate in Georgia and who visited the Port of Savannah for the first time last week, seems a far cry from the Harry Reids, Barbara Boxers and Dick Durbins of her party.
Northern Michigan News
N. Georgia key battleground in Senate GOP primary
At the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains sits one of the most Republican congressional districts in the country that is home to Georgia's governor, lieutenant governor and speaker of the House.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Green Bay Press-Gazette
Will the NSA be reformed?
Remember Edward Snowden? For a while, the National Security Agency's renegade contractor seemed like the most influential man in American intelligence, even though he's been hiding out in Moscow.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Iran nuclear deal foes rein in criticism
As they prepare for battle over the new deal to limit Iran's nuclear program, the accord's supporters and foes are calibrating strategies based on their reading of Americans' conflicted views about the Islamic Republic.
U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss seeks answers on Iran
Since President Obama announced a compromise with Iran over its nuclear agenda, Georgia's U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss has been a key figure in the debate.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
GA-Gov/Sen: While The GOP Tears Itself Apart, Carter (D) & Nunn (D) Help Rebuild The GA Dem Party
So things have been pretty rough on the GOP side in the Georgia U.S. Senate primary to succeed Senator Saxby "Chicken Hawk" Chambliss .
Senate Candidate David Perdue Has Plenty To Be Thankful For
A multi-millionaire 2014 Senate candidate has reported his personal financial wealth in a new filing under the Ethics in Government Act, showing he could contribute or loan millions to his campaign.