2012 Presidential Election Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Arkansas delegates look for rebound at Democratic conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | White Lake Beacon

    When Arkansas' delegates gather in Philadelphia for the Democratic National Convention this week, they'll cast votes for a nominee the state claims as its adopted daughter. They also hope having Hillary Clinton at the top of the ticket will energize a state party that's been routed by Republicans over the past three elections.

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  2. Trump vs. Clinton: Is a 2017 'peaceful transfer' possible?Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    These are not fringe opinions. They are widespread views across the nation's bitter political divide.

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  3. In Philadelphia, Obama Will Pass Leadership of a Party He ReshapedRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | MSNBC

    When President Barack Obama delivers his speech Wednesday at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, he will be passing the leadership torch of the party on to Hillary Clinton. Twelve years ago, the then-virtually unknown senator from Illinois gave a speech at the Democratic National Convention so impressive to party faithful that it catapulted him to the Democratic nomination four years later and then two terms as the nation's first black president.

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  4. Emails released by Wikileaks raise questions of DNC's impartialityRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WISN-TV

    Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz will not have a major speaking role or preside over daily convention proceedings this week, a decision reached by party officials Saturday after emails surfaced raising questions about the committee's impartiality during the Democratic primary. The DNC Rules Committee has named Rep. Marcia Fudge, D-Ohio, as permanent chair of the convention, according to a DNC source.

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  5. Democratic convention spotlight falls on Wasserman SchultzRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sunherald.com

    A week before the start of the Democratic National Convention, its chairwoman, U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, strolled into the arena - of the opposing party's presidential convention. But Wasserman Schultz, persona non grata at the GOP, wasn't engaging in covert political ops.

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  6. GOP deepens party rift with Trump nomination for presidential electionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    ... heavyweights, including former U.S. President George W. Bush and Mitt Romney, the nominee in the 2012 presidential election. In the vote to nominate the candidate of the Republican party, candidates other than Trump won as much as a combined 30 ...

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  7. The Latest: Sanders wants Democratic Party leader to resignRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Progress

    Bernie Sanders wants the head of the Democratic National Committee to step down - after leaked emails suggested the party played favorites during the presidential primary. Emails posted to the website Wikileaks show that at least some DNC officials were looking at ways to undercut Sanders' campaign, including questioning his religious beliefs.

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  8. Brotherly love threatened, Democrats gear up for Clinton nominationRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    US Democrats converge on the City of Brotherly Love to elevate Hillary Clinton this coming week as the party's nominee who will battle Republican Donald Trump in 2016's presidential election. The Democratic National Convention kicks off on Monday in Philadelphia with the party more unified than the Republicans, whose fissures were laid bare this week as they confirmed brash billionaire Trump as their flag-bearer.

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  9. Democrats converge on Philadelphia for Clinton nominationRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    US Democrats are converging on Philadelphia this coming week to elevate Hillary Clinton as the party's nominee to battle Republican Donald Trump in 2016's presidential election. The Democratic National Convention kicks off on Monday in the northeastern city, with the party more unified than the Republicans, whose fissures were laid bare this week as they confirmed brash billionaire Trump as their flag-bearer.

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  10. Why Tim Kaine was the logical choice as Hillary Clinton's vice presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    While this news was not surprising - Kaine had long been suspected to be a top choice and made President Obama's short list in 2008 - it does raise questions about Secretary Clinton's choices. In an extremely polarized election contest where her own liberal bona fides were questioned, why would she pick a centrist Democrat as her running mate? Those who study the vice presidency usually concede that the veep pick has a negligible impact on the ticket's eventual vote totals.

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  11. The black and brown firewall blocking TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Donald Trump is the Republican nominee, which is frightening.We must make sure his hateful rhetoric does not even come close... Sign if you agree: Presidents do not stop working in the final year of their term. Neither should the Senate.

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  12. Why Iran's Ayatollah Khamenei Is Supremely ConfidentRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Jewish Press

    One year after they signed the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, popularly known as the Iran deal, the Iranians are secretly attempting to procure illicit nuclear technology and equipment. So says Germany's domestic intelligence agency.

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  13. Democrats look past Obama - and see a lack of unity, focusRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Wave

    PHILADELPHIA When President Barack Obama takes the stage here this week during the Democratic National Convention to begin his long political farewell, it will mark a bittersweet moment for Democrats. Obama is not going to be missed only because he is beloved by the faithful.

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  14. Edinboro student is ready for history at Democratic conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Erie Times News

    Coming into her freshman year at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, Erin O'Brien had very little interest in politics. An athlete, O'Brien began her undergraduate experience considering careers in biology and sports medicine.

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  15. Spin Control: Rocking out on campaign trail has its pitfalls - Sun, 24 Jul 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Spokesman-Review

    I know it's only rock 'n' roll, but I like it when politicians decide to use familiar tunes as a soundtrack to their events, which might mean different things to different people and tick off some thin-skinned musicians. I know it's only rock 'n' roll, but I like it when politicians decide to use familiar tunes as a soundtrack to their events, which might mean different things to different people and tick off some thin-skinned musicians.

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  16. Democrat senator has GOP rep's backRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lowell Sun

    A joint press release turned heads last week as Republican Rep. Marc Lombardo, one of the most conservative members of the House, and Democrat Sen. Ken Donnelly, one of the more liberal senators, commended one another for their work in Billerica. The legislators stressed that they have a close partnership.

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  17. The party of myth and nostalgia: The GOP jobs narrative is hopelessly stuck in the pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Salon

    Somewhere in America there is a little boy, full of hope and wonder, telling his parents that when he grows up he will work on an assembly line in a factory. His parents, holding back a flood of tears, will have to break the news to him that his dream will never come true.

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  18. Hillary Clinton: burning ambition and resilience to matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yahoo!

    On the subject of women in politics, Hillary Clinton is fond of quoting the words of another illustrious first lady, Eleanor Roosevelt, who once said: "You need to grow a skin as thick as a rhinoceros." When out on the stump, in cafes, churches and rallies across the country, Clinton talks of the adversity she has faced down over the course of four decades in public life.

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  19. Philly, City of Sisterly LoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Orange County Register

    Hillary Rodham Clinton's quest in Philadelphia figures to be less arduous than the wild obstacle course Donald J. Trump negotiated in Cleveland. Although Trump regained his footing with Republican delegates with a fiery and well-received 74-minute acceptance speech on the last night of the GOP convention, the Democrats are not banking on any last-minute rhetorical flourishes to launch their 2016 presidential nominee into the general election season on a high note.

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  20. Your View:Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SouthCoastToday.com

    Recently, I received a letter notifying me that I was registered to vote, not for an upcoming election, but for the long-past March Massachusetts presidential primary. At first I found this comical, but then it got me thinking: What if this letter had informed me that my registration was inaccurate? What if my address was wrong, or my name was misspelled? Unfortunately, the answer is simple: My absentee ballot might not have been counted.

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