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Former Va. governor's corruption trial begins

Bob and Maureen McDonnell are charged in a 14-count indictment with accepting more than $165,000 in gifts and loans from the CEO of a dietary supplements company in exchange for helping promote his products.


Related Topix: Bob McDonnell, US Governors, US Politics, US News

Sun Jul 27, 2014


John A. Tures: Independents cinched win for Perdue

Though nearly every poll showed Congressman Jack Kingston poised to win the runoff for the Georgia Senate Republican primary, businessman David Perdue narrowly prevailed , setting up a match of political neophytes with Michelle Nunn, the Democratic nominee.


Related Topix: US Politics, Jack Kingston, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Barack Obama

Christian Science Monitor

Is Putin to blame for MH17 tragedy? Hillary Clinton has harsh words.

Hillary Rodham Clinton signs copies of her new book 'Hard Choices' in St. Paul, Minn., last week.


Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, Hard Choices, US News, Books, 2012 Presidential Election, Vladimir Putin


6 lines Obama regrets

Barack Obama's Democratic National Convention keynote delivered 10 years ago Sunday evening started his journey to the White House.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton


MSNBC's Harris-Perry Compares Rick Perry to Segregationists Trying...

Weekend MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry is known for making controversial statements about race, such as when she mocked Mitt Romney for having adopted black grandson, and on Saturday, July 26 she made yet another controversial statement on race.


Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Prison, Immigration Reform


Poll: Romney tops Obama but loses to Clinton

If a rematch of the 2012 presidential election were held today, GOP nominee Mitt Romney would top President Barack Obama in the popular vote, according to a new national survey.


Related Topix: 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Rick Santorum, Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Probation scandal could be a boon for Baker

Horse-trading for raw political gain. A system rigged for the connected. Jobs for their friends and relatives.


Related Topix: Boston, MA, Beacon Hill (Boston, MA), US News, US Politics, Deval Patrick, US Governors

Sat Jul 26, 2014


Scott Brown's presence is still being felt in Washington

If he loses, we will learn that carpetbaggers revolt the people of New Hampshire.


Related Topix: Scott Brown, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Senator Elizabeth Warren, Opinion

Detroit Free Press

Brian Dickerson: Whose primary is it, anyway?

Should voters participate in the primary races of a party they don't typically support? / Eric Seals/Detroit Free Press Presumptive Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer has received criticism for voting in the Republican presidential primary in 2012.


Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Mark Schauer, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Barack Obama

The Washington Post

Key players in former governor's corruption case

Here are some of the key players in the federal corruption case against former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen McDonnell.


Related Topix: Virginia, Bob McDonnell, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Criminal Defense Law, Law, US Military, US Army, Fort Belvoir


Mitt Romney Reportedly Mixed Up Donna Brazile And Gwen Ifill

Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney apparently mixed up two prominent African-American women during the 2012 campaign, according to The New York Times.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, African-American, Massachusetts, Massachusetts Government

Free Republic

Immigrant kids bring out the phobias in conservative xenophobes

Anyone who has ever wondered what happened to that strange-looking, banjo-playing kid from 'Deliverance' should check out Rep. Louie Gohmert.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, US Politics, US News, Louie Gohmert, Republican, US House of Representatives, Texas Government, Texas

Free Republic

GOP Faces 2016 Quandary: Why No Women Candidates?

The wide-open fight for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination appears certain to showcase a range of credible candidates, who differ from one another in both style and substance.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Representative Michele Bachmann, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers, Senator Kelly Ayotte, US Senate, Cathy McMorris

Fri Jul 25, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

Rand Paul stands out in courting black voters

After Mitt Romney received just 6 percent of the black vote in 2012, the Republican Party said it could no longer afford to ignore African-Americans.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Representative Tim Scott, US House of Representatives, African-American

Cape Cod Times

Admiral Gurnon lauded for work at MMA

Less than 10 years ago, he was on the outside looking in. Fired. His dreams and vision seemingly shattered in a vote by a majority of trustees who wanted to keep the status quo.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Massachusetts Maritime Academy, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Forrest Gump, Celebrities, Tom Hanks, Bourne, MA, Buzzards Bay, MA

The Nation

Paul Ryan Joins Rubio, Paul in Ersatz 'Anti-Poverty' Scheme

And like Rubio and Paul, Ryan might like to run for president in 2016, in a Republican candidate field that so far lacks anything like a frontrunner.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Social Security, Personal Finance, Liberal Political News

Crooks and Liars

Near Miss: The Solar Superstorm Of July 2012

After taking a shot at Mitt Romney, his criticism of the government "picking winners and losers" and comparing the government's track record to Bain Capital's record in that regard, Jon Stewart reminded us of what the real problem is that Romney and At a so-called "storm relief event" on Tuesday, GOP hopeful Mitt Romney repeatedly refused to answer ... (more)


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Sandy, Liberal Political News

The Washington Post

Paul Ryan revs up the idea factory

A Pew poll reports : "The Republican Party holds a clear advantage in voter engagement in this fall's midterm elections, according to a new national survey by the Pew Research Center.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Barack Obama, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat

Deseret News

Mary Barker: The Romney I may have voted for

Mitt Romney's father, George, former governor of Michigan and Republican presidential candidate, represents a kind of politician that we would do well to foster today.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Michigan, African-American

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Farmington Daily Times

Column: What would Jesus say?

Conservatives are quick to embrace religious figures who agree with them on issues like abortion, same-sex marriage, and the right of business owners to deny contraception coverage to their employees.


Related Topix: Human Sexuality, US News, US Politics, Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, Opinion