2012 Presidential Election
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  1. Hispanic leaders say Republican Party must condemn TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | SavannahNow

    Hispanic leaders are warning of harm to Republican White House hopes unless the party's presidential contenders do more to condemn Donald Trump, a businessman turned presidential candidate who's refusing to apologize for calling Mexican immigrants rapists and drug dealers. Trump's comments, delivered in his announcement speech last month, have haunted the GOP for much of the last two weeks and dominated Spanish-language media.

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  2. Just how strong are the GOP's gerrymanders? Daily Kos Elections' median district scores explainRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... explain, are starkly in favor of the Republicans. Previously, we calculated the results of the 2012 presidential election according to every congressional and legislative district in the nation . That allows us to determine every state's median ...

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  3. President Obama gets his groove backRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    With his White House on a roll and his place in history solidifying by the day after a series of important policy victories, he's letting Americans see more of the man within. He's lit the White House in the rainbow colors of the gay rights movement, dropped the 'N' word to discuss race, crooned the Davy Crockett theme to a man with that name and held forth on the recipe for guacamole.

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  4. GOP worries about Donald Trump falloutRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    ... which he is not, as opposed to thinking of him as an entertainer, which he is." Since losing the 2012 presidential election, Republicans have emphasized efforts to bring Latino voters into the fold. As a whole, the rapidly-growing group supported ...

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  5. Exclusive: Chris Christie hires presidential campaign manager and appoints senior staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    Gov. Chris Christie has hired a seasoned Republican strategist to manage his nascent presidential campaign and has recruited other veteran operatives to round out a senior staff that also will include the top advisers who charted his rise in New Jersey. Ken McKay , a well-regarded operative who previously has served as chief of staff at the Republican National Committee and as political director of the Republican Governors Association, has joined the Christie operation as campaign manager.

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  6. Hollywood pitches in to boost Hillary Clinton's super PACRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    A number of Hollywood's notable names have reportedly chipped in USD 15.6 million to Priority USA Action, a super PAC backing U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, over the past three months. CBS News quoted Guy Cecil, the group's chief strategist and co-chairman, as saying that they received USD 12.5 million in the past four weeks alone.

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  7. The Fight Over Obamacare Was a Giant Political CharadeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Common Dreams

    Just because the Republican Party pretends to hate the Affordable Care Act, that doesn't mean progressives should pretend it's a great law. 'Obamacare is a win for the 1 percent,' writes Kolhatkar, 'and a loss for the rest of us.'

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  8. Shakira, America Ferrera slam Donald Trump for 'racist' remarksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Big News Network.com

    Singer Shakira and actress America Ferrera are the latest celebrities to speak out against Donald Trump's recent "hateful and racist" comment about Mexican immigrants. While announcing his candidacy for America's next presidential election last month, Trump delivered remarks that ended up echoing across Mexico.

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  9. Jonah Goldberg 5 hours ago Ben Wattenberg died this week at the age...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | National Review Online

    He gave me my first job in Washington, as his research assistant at the American Enterprise Institute, a Washington think tank. Ben was one of the last star pundits of what might be called the Old Order, before cable news and the Internet transformed the landscape.

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  10. As Much As The GOP Wants Change, Republicans Drag Their FeetRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | National Public Radio

    Republicans have talked about overhauling the party since President Obama's re-election. But is the GOP ready to move on and change? Please keep your community civil.

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  11. Suspected Boko Haram gunmen kill "many" in Nigeria attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AlertNet

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  12. White House Brief: Things to know about Wisconsin's WalkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chico Enterprise-Record

    A snapshot of things to know about Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, who aides say will enter the 2016 race for the Republican presidential nomination. Scott Walker rose to national prominence by effectively ending collective bargaining for most public workers, confronting them in the state where their main union was founded.

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  13. White House Brief: Things to know about Jim WebbRead the original story

    Yesterday | Washington Times

    Jim Webb has built a long career as a soldier, writer, Navy secretary under President Ronald Reagan and a U.S. senator from Virginia. Webb's next chapter will include a plotline that could be out of a novel - as a longshot on a quixotic quest to defeat the established Democratic front-runner, Hillary Rodham Clinton.

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  14. Obama administration's a big winRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Alpenhorn News

    Last week for the second time since its historic passage in 2010, the United States Supreme Court rebuffed right-winged attempts to derail President Barack Obama's signature legislative achievement, the Affordable Care Act. Since 2010, conservatives have left no stone unturned in their relentless quest to destroy the health care legislation.

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  15. Dozens killed after Boko Haram attack in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | RTE.ie

    Suspected Boko Haram insurgents have rounded up and shot dead dozens of people in a raid in a town in northeast Nigeria, military and local sources said, part of a resurgence of attacks in Borno state in the past month. Alhaji Habib Kakero, a former local official in the town of Kukawa near Lake Chad, said the suspected Islamist militants attacked in the early evening and killed many people.

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  16. Obama warns against the 'you're-on-your-own economics' of 2016 Republican candidatesRead the original story

    Yesterday | BayouBuzz.com

    President Obama launched an effort Thursday to frame the 2016 presidential election on his terms, urging voters to be wary of Republicans who would reverse economic progress that his administration has fought hard to achieve. Obama visited Wisconsin to tout his new rules on overtime pay and took several jabs at Republicans, including Gov. Scott Walker, one of what he called a "bus full" of aspirants for his office.

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  17. Conservative Jeffco School Board members face recallRead the original story

    Yesterday | Colorado Statesman

    For supporters of an effort to recall three conservative members of the Jefferson County School Board, the potential for an off-year election holds a mixed bag. If enough signatures are gathered in an effort to oust Board President Ken Witt, Vice President Julie Williams and Secretary John Newkirk, a recall election will be held this November.

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  18. Cruz: Sad We'll Have an Embassy in Cuba Before JerusalemRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz denounced President Barack Obama's decision to open an embassy in Cuba before Washington has an embassy in Jerusalem. "How sad is it that under the Obama administration the United States is going to have an embassy in Havana before we have an embassy in Jerusalem?" Cruz said Wednesday's on the Hugh Hewitt Show, in remarks reported by the Breitbart website.

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  19. Pundit's Death Marks End of An Era for DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Townhall

    Ben Wattenberg died this week at the age of 81. He gave me my first job in Washington, as his research assistant at the American Enterprise Institute, a Washington think tank. Ben was one of the last star pundits of what might be called the Old Order, before cable news and the Internet transformed the landscape. 1 comment

  20. Former US Senator Jim Webb announces presidential campaign for 2016 electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Indian Express

    Former U.S. senator Jim Webb announced his presidential campaign on Thursday, opening a long-shot bid against Hillary Rodham Clinton and a field of Democratic rivals for the party's 2016 nomination. Webb, 69, a decorated Vietnam veteran and a former top Navy official, is expected to focus his campaign on helping working-class Americans compete in the economy, tackling campaign finance reform and preventing the U.S. from getting involved in foreign entanglements like Iraq and Afghanistan.

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