2012 Presidential Election Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Top general: US ground troops possible in IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    American combat troops may be needed to battle Islamic State forces in the Middle East if President Barack Obama's current strategy fails, the nation's top military officer said Tuesday as Congress began debating Obama's plan to expand airstrikes and train Syrian rebels. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, left, and Army Gen.


  2. endorses Wisconsin candidates: Let's beat Scott Walker multiple timesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Republicans are America's minority party, representing a minority of its people. That's why they are doing everything possible to limit access to voting .


  3. Why Chicago Will Win the Obama LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | NBC Chicago

    U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a televised address at the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014.


  4. Rauner tours Elk Grove factory, talks jobsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner stopped in Elk Grove Village on Tuesday morning to tour a local manufacturing company and talk about his plan for Illinois businesses. Rauner's stop at Acme Industries, is the latest political moment for the Elk Grove company that also hosted Mitt Romney during the 2012 presidential election.


  5. Marc Morial on The Lessons of FergusonRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Skanner

    ... recent comparisons between its 2012 and 2013 election turnouts tell a revealing story. In the 2012 presidential election, White turnout was 55 percent and Black turnout was 54 percent. In the 2013 city council elections, White turnout fell to 17 ...


  6. How ISIS Is Threatening Al Franken's Reelection BidRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | ABC News

    The threat posed by ISIS has invaded the campaign ads and speeches all across the U.S., but the issue has had special resonance in Minnesota where an unusual number of people have left to join the terrorist group. More than a dozen of the nearly 100 Americans believed to have joined ISIS, including several women , hail from the Minneapolis-St.


  7. NBC News Announces DC Producer MovesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | TV Newser

    Kristen Donnelly has been promoted to the NBC News' White House team, moving over from her role as senior producer on MSNBC's 11amET hour. Frank Thorp V will take over as Senate producer.


  8. Dueling gun ads: McConnell uses Obama to slam GrimesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | USA Today

    Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has framed his re-election bid as a race against President Obama. Now, one of the nation's hottest Senate races is also about Obama and guns.


  9. The Islamic State Will Probably be Defeated, but It's Not Thanks to President ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Cato Institute

    The Islamic State has succeeded in terrifying the world with its vicious and very public strategy in Iraq and Syria. Sen. Dianne Feinstein insists that "the threat ISIS poses cannot be overstated," while Sen. James M. Inhofe , born before World War II, has extravagantly claimed that ISIS is "rapidly developing a method of blowing up a major U.S. city" leaving us "in the most dangerous position we've ever been in."


  10. Republican to lead vets group for Democrat HassanRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Republican Air Force veteran Griffin Dalianis is leading a group of 150 veterans supporting incumbent Democratic Gov. Maggie Hassan's re-election bid. Dalianis is a former co-chair of veterans committees for Republican presidential nominees Mitt Romney and John McCain.


  11. Schneider gets endorsement from union that backed Dold in 2012Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    The Illinois Education Association has changed horses and endorsed U.S. Rep. Brad Schneider in his re-election bid against former congressman Robert Dold. The 130,000-member teachers union backed Dold two years ago when he lost to Schneider in a close race for the 10th District seat.


  12. Election countdown: Still too close to callRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | World Magazine

    President Barack Obama is losing a big part of his base, according to new ABC/ Washington Post polling data . The survey found women, young people, and Latino voters have all soured on Obama since his 2012 reelection, which could have a serious ripple effect for Democrats this fall.


  13. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    MY "white privilege" was sharing a bedroom with my sister in a South Bronx tenement until I was 15 and she was 11. My parents slept on a bed in the living room. Then we moved out of a neighborhood of close scrapes and fire escapes to a Brooklyn public-housing project where we had our own bedrooms.


  14. J.D. Gordon: Radical Islamists, Not Just ISIS, are the ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | News Max

    Instead of focusing solely on the Islamic State , President Barack Obama needs to address the overarching problem: radical Islamists, former Defense Department spokesman J.D. Gordon said Tuesday on Newsmax TV's "America's Forum." "My central criticism is that he's working on the wrong problem, or half the problem," said Gordon.


  15. Alaska GOP Senate Candidate Backs State Minimum Wage Boost While Opposing Federal IncreaseRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Switched

    Alaska GOP Senate candidate Dan Sullivan will vote for a minimum wage increase in the state. Alaska GOP Senate candidate Dan Sullivan announced Monday that he will be voting for a state ballot measure to increase the minimum wage, even though he had said during the Republican primary that he opposed boosting it.


  16. Artist to create giant sand portrait on National MallRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WUSA-TV Washington

    A transformation is underway on the National Mall. Artist Jorge Rodriguez Gerada will spend the next few weeks using soil and Artist to create giant sand portrait on National Mall WASHINGTON -- A transformation is underway on the National Mall.


  17. Is The Defense Downturn Over?Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I focus on the strategic, economic and business implications of defense spending as the chief operating officer of the non-profit Lexington Institute and Chief Executive Officer of Source Associates. Prior to holding my present positions, I was Deputy Director of the Security Studies Program at Georgetown University and taught graduate-level courses in strategy, technology and media affairs at Georgetown.


  18. The Fix: Democrats now have a 51 percent chance of holding the SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Democrats are now favored to hold the Senate majority on Nov. 4, according to Election Lab , the Post's statistical model of the 2014 midterm elections. Election Lab puts Democrats' chances of retaining their majority at 51 percent -- a huge change from even a few months ago when the model predicted that Republicans had a better than 80 percent chance of winning the six seats they need to take control .


  19. Manchin willing to shut down government over Syria war voteRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | CNN

    As the pounding of war drums intensifies against ISIS and its advances in Iraq and Syria, at least one senator is voicing opposition to plans to arm Syrian rebels and says he's willing to shut down the government over it. Sen. Joe Manchin, a West Virginia Democrat who often finds himself at odds with the White House, said spending $500 million to provide weapons to groups in Syria that are fighting both ISIS and Syrian President Bashar al-Assad will backfire.


  20. Kuster attacks Garcia on 'Tea Party playbook' in first adRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Concord Monitor

    U.S. Rep. Annie Kuster released an ad laying out how her campaign will try to define her opponent, state Rep. Marilinda Garcia, as the two battle for the 2nd Congressional District seat. The ad highlights Garcia's rally two days before the Republican primary with Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas, calling him "the architect of the government shutdown."