2012 Presidential Election Newswire

2012 Presidential Election Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for 2012 Presidential Election.

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  1. Vox mocked for seeking constitutional overhaul so Ocasio-Cortez can run for presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Fox News

    Liberal political website Vox is getting accused of jumping the shark after publishing an appeal to "fix the Constitution ASAP" so that 29-year-old incoming Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez can run for president – claiming "there's no time like the present to start working to abolish arbitrary qualifications." Wednesday's lengthy piece, "It's ridiculous that it's unconstitutional for Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to run for president," declared that everyone from immigrants to recent college grads should be eligible.

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  2. President Trump denies Michael Cohen's claims of 'dirty deeds'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | USA Today

    "I never directed Michael Cohen to break the law," Trump tweeted. "He was a lawyer and he is supposed to know the law."

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  3. Michelle Obama made a subtle joke about the Mueller probe potentially ...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Discussing the high standards she felt were required when the Obamas were in the White House she said: "We can't make mistakes. We can't get indicted."

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  4. Christmas can't come soon enough for Donald TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    US President Donald Trump, House Democrats leader Nancy Pelosi and Democrat Senator Chuck Schumer were filmed in a heated discussion in the White House. Trump ended his first year in office with a big win when he signed into law a tax overhaul that slashed the US corporate tax rate from 35 to 21 per cent.

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  5. Why no one wants to be Donald Trump's chief of staffRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    OPINION: Nick Ayers' snub of President Donald Trump, rejecting his offer to become chief of staff, has stunned people who thought the 36-year-old, sharp-elbowed political operative would leap at the second most powerful job in Washington. But given the nature of the chief of staff's position in the Trump White House, what may be truly stunning is that anyone would agree to take it.

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  6. Trump turns down Meadows for White House chief of staff, removing leading contenderRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Rep. Mark Meadows, left, and Director of the Office of Management and Budget Mick Mulvaney, right, attend a bill signing by President Donald Trump at the White House in Washington, D.C., on Dec. 11, 2018. Rep. Mark Meadows, left, and Director of the Office of Management and Budget Mick Mulvaney, right, attend a bill signing by President Donald Trump at the White House in Washington, D.C., on Dec. 11, 2018.

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  7. Trump critic Tulsi Gabbard is latest Dem to be 'seriously considering' 2020 run: reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Fox News

    The list of Democrats eyeing the White House may be getting longer: U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii, is said to be "seriously considering" a 2020 presidential bid, according to reports. Gabbard, the first Hindu-American elected to Congress, paid a visit to New Hampshire last week, a state that has held the nation's first presidential primary every four years, the Hawaii Civil Beat reported .

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  8. Poll: Majority thinks Trump won't be reelected in 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Hill

    The poll found that 52 percent of those surveyed do not think Trump will win reelection, compared to 39 percent of registered voters surveyed who believe he will secure a second term. Asked who they would vote for if the election were held today, 38 percent of voters said they would support Trump, while 55 percent said they would vote for someone else.

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  9. Predictions for the 2020 ElectionRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Times-Delphic

    As of this November, it has been two years since the election of President Trump. In January, his term will be halfway up.

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  10. Did Jon Voight Urge Americans to 'Fight for Donald Trump'?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | New Urban Legends

    ... before and during his presidency. The actor endorsed Republican candidate Mitt Romney during the 2012 presidential election before lending his support to Donald Trump four years later.

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  11. Schumer and Pelosi plead poverty when it comes to funding Trump's...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | NewsTarget.com

    Schumer and Pelosi plead poverty when it comes to funding Trump's wall but didn't bat an eye when Obama paid off the Iranians But sometimes the lying and hypocrisy reach a critical level and must be pointed out for the good of the country. This is one of those times.

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  12. Federal prosecutors are blowing holes through all of Trump's defenses in the Michael Cohen caseRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    President Donald Trump finds himself facing mounting legal and political trouble in the face of his former lawyer's admission that he committed campaign finance violations that may have impacted the 2016 election at Trump's direction. Cohen was sentenced to three years in prison for his crimes, and the nature of the offenses is putting more pressure on Democratic lawmakers, who will control the House in January, to explore impeachment.

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  13. 2018 Christmas Gift Ideas for ConservativesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Townhall

    Christmas is right around the corner. If you are looking to liven up the day with some conservatism and capitalism, here are some great gift ideas and stocking stuffers.

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  14. Commentary: Nancy Pelosi is the heroine the resistance to Trump needsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    The occasion was the now infamous public meeting Tuesday between Pelosi, Trump, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and Vice President Mike Pence to discuss avoiding a government shutdown at the end of next week. A major sticking point: the wall Trump would like to build on the Mexican border.

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  15. Conservative leader Meadows will not be White House chief of staffRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Hill

    The president discussed the position with the outgoing House Freedom Caucus chairman but told him he needs him to remain in Congress to continue to defend the administration, according to the official, who requested anonymity to discuss private conversations. Meadows later released a statement confirming the decision, saying that he is "fully committed" to continuing his service in the House.

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  16. Poll: 39 percent of voters think President Trump will be re-electedRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Fox News

    How do things look for President Trump's re-election?  Thirty-nine percent of voters think he will be re-elected, according to a new Fox News poll.  For comparison, former President Obama's re-elect number was 29 percent at this same point in his presidency . The survey also finds 38 percent would vote to re-elect President Trump if the election were today, up a touch from 35 percent who said the same in January.

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  17. How the Minority WinsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Atlantic

    There's no greater evidence of the passage of time than the Republican Party's autopsy report on its failed 2012 election cycle. "By the year 2050 we'll be a majority-minority country and in both 2008 and 2012 President Obama won a combined 80 percent of the votes of all minority groups," former Republican National Committee Chair Reince Priebus said at a 2013 press conference announcing the report .

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  18. Nancy Pelosi is the heroine the resistance to Trump needsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks with members of the media with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., at the White House on Tuesday. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks with members of the media with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., at the White House on Tuesday.

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  19. The National Enquirer just flipped on Donald TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Salon.com

    Federal prosecutors announced on Wednesday that they agreed not to go after American Media Inc., the parent company that owns the "National Enquirer" tabloid, in part in return for the company's public acknowledgment of having paid $150,000 to a woman for the story of her affair with Donald Trump in order to prevent it from hurting his presidential campaign. "The Office also announced today that it has previously reached a non-prosecution agreement with AMI, in connection with AMI's role in making the above-described $150,000 payment before the 2016 presidential election.

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  20. Andrew Gillum may possibly be a candidate for the 2020 Presidential ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WWSB

    Seeking to excite top donors ahead of the 2020 presidential campaign, the Democratic National Committee gave a platform Tuesday to the party's rising stars, including winners and one notable loser from the November midterms. Florida Democrat Andrew Gillum, fresh off a loss in a razor-thin governor's race, and Rep.-elect Ayanna Pressley of Massachusetts, among others, got a warm welcome from about 300 Democratic donors gathered in Washington for an all-day, closed-door session.

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