2012 Presidential Election Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Ex-GOP chairman counseled Obama on gay marriage switchRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Hill

    Former Republican National Committee Chairman Ken Mehlman advised the White House on how President Obama should announce his support for gay marriage.

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  2. Session to elect Lebanon president on April 23Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013 file photo, Lebanese President Michel Suleiman speaks during a bilateral meeting with President Barack Obama at the United Nations headquarters.

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  3. Chris Christie's plausible deniability claim takes a hitRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    The big story coming out of Monday's document dump of the notes from New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's internal whitewash investigation of his lane closure scandal was that aides in his office were instructed to ignore requests of mayors who hadn't endorsed the governor's re-election bid, but there's another interesting detail that caught my eye.

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  4. Should Running a Negative Political Campaign Be a Crime? Court to DecideRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | WMAL-AM Washington

    Negative campaigning and mudslinging may be a fact of life in American politics, but can false accusations made in the heat of an election be punished as a crime? That debate makes its way to the Supreme Court next week as the justices consider a challenge to an Ohio law that bars false statements about political candidates during a campaign.

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  5. Bobby Harrison: Gop primary may set recordRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Newms360.com

    The June 3 election where state Sen. Chris McDaniel of Ellisville is challenging incumbent U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran most likely will produce the largest Republican Party primary turnout in the state's history.

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  6. Democrats Have Modest Goals A Year After Background Check DefeatRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    Democratic worries about this November's elections, a lack of Senate votes and House opposition are forcing congressional gun-control supporters to significantly winnow their 2014 agenda, a year after lawmakers scuttled President Barack Obama's effort to pass new curbs on firearms.

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  7. Are false campaign statements just part of the game?Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | WNWO-TV Toledo

    Negative campaigning and mudslinging may be a fact of life in American politics, but can false accusations made in the heat of an election be punished as a crime? That debate makes its way to the Supreme Court next week as the justices consider a challenge to an Ohio law that bars false statements about political candidates during a campaign.

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  8. Cheers and Jeers: WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Note: The nude libertine volleyball tournament in Rick Santorum's back yard has been cancelled on account of crankypants Rick Santorum don't think it's proper.

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  9. President Pinocchios' Nose Is Growing Longer and LongerRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Free Republic

    ... tell the truth. Kessler's been warning Obama about his wage gap claim for quite awhile. In the 2012 presidential election, he looked into the math "and found it wanting." He questioned Obama's statement again when he used it in his 2013 and 2014 ...

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  10. How Fracking Could Break Colorado DemocratsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Free Republic

    Jaared Polis really doesn't care what anyone else thinks. If you saw the Colorado congressman speaking on the House floor last month wearing a clip-on bowtie with a polo shirt under his blazer, you know what I'm talking about.

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  11. Eleven Democrats Push Obama to Approve KeystoneRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Free Republic

    Nearly a dozen Senate Democrats, including five up for re-election this year, are pressing President Barack Obama to approve the Keystone XL pipeline, and they say they want a decision by the end of next month.

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  12. CAIR: Sharia Law Is Compatible With DemocracyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WCBM-AM Pikesville

    ... example that Muslims are on the front line of protecting American ideals, let's look at the 2012 presidential election, one of our nation's most visible platforms for political thought. Speaking to Christianity Today on March 11, 2011, Cain said ...

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  13. Mary Landrieu's video fakery reveals desperation: LA...Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Free Republic

    When Democrats get desperate they resort to fakery. And Louisiana Senator Mary Landrieu sees her re-election chances evaporating, so it's time to pretend.

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  14. Why the U.S. must cut Afghanistan looseRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Afghanistan's presidential election, now apparently headed for a runoff stage, will mark the first peaceful transition of power in the history of that unfortunate country, ravaged by endless war since 1979.

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  15. A year after background check defeat, modest goalsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, a Nevada Democrat, speaks with reporters about gun control at the Capitol in Washington.

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  16. Texas Twins Campaign, But They Aren't Sure For WhatRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    Mayor JuliA n Castro of San Antonio faced off in a televised debate on Tuesday against a Republican candidate for Texas lieutenant governor, even though Mr. Castro, officially anyway, is not running for anything at all.

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  17. Read in: Wednesday, April 16, 2014Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Hispanic and immigration activists say the White House has been slow to understand the outrage building in their community over record-setting deportations, and they warn Democrats face political backlash if President Obama doesn't slow the pace of deportations and allow more immigrants to remain in the U.S. legally.

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  18. UKRAINE: Counterintelligence- Russia is going to kill 100-200 people and put troops in UkraineRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Free Republic

    Counterintelligence: Russia is going to kill 100-200 people and enter into Ukraine of Russian military troops have the task to kill several hundred people, and after that to enter the army on the territory of Ukraine.

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  19. Jason Conger: Oregon’s Tipping Point ConservativeRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Free Republic

    Every year since 1976, except 2008, the number of Democrats in Oregon has dropped, yet establishment-type Republican candidates continue to lose in the Beaver State.

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  20. The Hottest Conservative Campaign Gimmick of 2014: Free GunsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Mother Jones

    Ron Paul announced recently that he is giving away a gun because "there can be no liberty without the ability to defend it."

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