August 5, 2014

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New Bribery Claims In MS Senate Race

The claims of Tea Party challenger Chris McDaniel that six-term incumbent Thad Cochran somehow stole the Republican Senate runoff in June have always centered on...

Republican Civil War Costs $135 Million, Senate Odds Up

A special House election in Florida in March, pitting Republican David Jolly against Democrat Alex Sink, provided an opportunity to test which messages would motivate...

Knollenberg edges Raczkowski in GOP primary for state Senate seat

The other Republican candidates were Royal Oak educator Al Gui and Birmingham attorney Ethan Baker who worked for former President Ronald Reagan and First Lady...

Knollenberg edges Raczkowski in GOP primary for state Senate seat

The other Republican candidates were Royal Oak educator Al Gui and Birmingham attorney Ethan Baker who worked for former President Ronald Reagan and First Lady...

WA-Uncontested

State Senate - District 13. Judy Warnick, GOP. Mohammad Said, Dem. State Senate - District 15. Jim Honeyford (i), GOP. Gabriel Munoz, Dem. State Senate...

WA-Uncontested

Rich Cowan, Dem. State Senate - District 7. Tony Booth, GOP. Brian Dansel (i), GOP. State Senate - District 8. Doug McKinley, Dem. Sharon Brown...

Greene County Election Results

The Greene County website reports most of the results from the precincts are in. Here are the highlights: • At Bob Cirtin's watch party, it's...

Why I Want Elisabeth Warren in the Senate for the Next Hundred ...

Richard Hunt: I will tell you, when it comes to refinancing the actual amount of the interest rate, it's Discover, Wells Fargo. Wells Fargo has...

Johnson, Smith ahead in bids to retain Wayne County state Senate seats

David Nathan, who filed a lawsuit Monday questioning the origins of certain absentee ballots. Nathan has asked a judge to enter an ... Fred Durhal...

Guest list for the African Summit dinner at the White House

(blog)The complete guest list for the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit dinner provided by the White House on Tuesday night. The President and Mrs. Obama. His...

Pulaski County Primary election results

Kenny Zeigenbein. COUNTY CLERK. Republican. Brent Bassett. CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT & RECORDER OF DEEDS. Democrat. Rachelle Beasley. Republican. Adrienne Echelberry. TREASURER. Republican. Sue...

Kulesha ends New Music Now series on a high note

The last concert in the New Music Now series was devoted to music by Gary Kulesha, who also hosted all of the New Music Now...

Looking for Love in Iowa

Their destination is not surprising considering Iowa is where it will all begin in early 2016 when a still-to-be-determined slate of aspirants vie to be...

MILLER: Election ballot has interesting races

The end of the early voting for the Aug. 7 election is over with and the big day approaches. Looking at the numbers put out...

Election results: Sedgwick County

0 / 0% Precinct Reported 0000 ,Eligible Precinct 0001 Precinct Committeeman 112 Brandon Jamahl Johnson ...... 24 / 96% WRITE-IN ...... 1 / 4% Precinct...

MO-Uncontested

State Senate - District 10. Ed Schieffer, Dem. State Senate - District 10. Jeanie Riddle, GOP. State Senate - District 12. Dan Hegeman, GOP. State...

Today in History for Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014

In 1993, Louis Freeh won Senate confirmation to be FBI director. Today's birthdays: Actor-director Peter Bonerz is 76. Actress Louise Sorel is 74. Actor Michael...

Polls close in about an hour for the Pulaski County primary election

Incumbent Presiding Commissioner Gene Newkirk faces four opponents: Don Mayhew (LINK: Don Mayhew for Presiding Commissioner), James Skaggs (LINK: Skaggs for Presiding Commissioner of Pulaski...

Despite rural roots, Comer plans big push to win Louisville Republicans in ...

But on Monday, Comer spoke to a group of elected officials and business leaders at a meet-and-greet hosted by Republican consultant and lobbyist Riggs Lewis...

Lots of lunches: Nuggets from Senate Liberal expense disclosures

Sen. Claudette Tardif put in $223.13 for a reception in June that was hosted by Conservative Sen. Percy Mockler. She wasn't alone. Six other senators...

Calgary police officers in Mexico in missing family case

(blog) (blog)The Canadian Press - Douglas Garland is escorted into a Calgary police station in connection with the disappearance of Nathan O'Brien and his...

Rocky Mountain Dealerships Inc. (TSX: RME, OTCQX: RCKXF) Announces ...

... that Scott Tannas has been appointed to its Board of Directors. Commenting on the appointment, Matt Campbell, CEO of Rocky, stated, "Scott Tannas is...

How Ronald Reagan Used An 'Invisible Bridge' To Win Over Americans

PERLSTEIN: And Reagan shrugs his shoulders, right, and says, oh, no, no, no, Gerry; this is your moment. ... But this very irascible Republican operative...

Previewing the Aug. 12 primary

Senate District 15, Dem: Janis Ringhand, Mike Sheridan, Austin Scieszinski -- The primary race for this Dem-dominated seat is attracting attention because of former Assembly...

Tragic death blew 1966 race wide open

Lurleen would not have run if DeGraffenreid had not tragically died but a real vacuum existed after that fateful February night and the Wallace name...

After Criticizing President Obama Hypocrite John Boehner Refuses To Visit The ...

Kay Granger, about the humanitarian crisis on our southern border. That's why the House acted last week on legislation to provide needed relief and begin...

Kansas primary guide: Is Roberts dust in the wind or will he carry on?

In their second-to-last chance to unseat an incumbent Republican senator this cycle, conservative activists have gone hard for Dr. Milton Wolf, a radiologist from suburban...

How Ronald Reagan Used An 'Invisible Bridge' To Win Over Americans

PERLSTEIN: And Reagan shrugs his shoulders, right, and says, oh, no, no, no, Gerry; this is your moment. ... But this very irascible Republican operative...

How Ronald Reagan Used An 'Invisible Bridge' To Win Over Americans

But this very irascible Republican operative named Victor Gold wrote a book in 1977 about behind-the-scenes politics. ... You know, they'll say something like, oh...

Boehner Law Suit Dismissed; Fix Constitutional Dysfunction

No, it is more the black and white of Justice Scalia and his own peculiar way of declaring white to be black and black to...

From the Archives: The Saving of President Ronald Reagan

As Parr recalled the moment for a Senate subcommittee: "I pushed [President ..... Moreover, the trauma team—formed at GW just three years earlier—had, under the...

NC House Passes Budget; No Agreement for Coal Ash Clean Up

"We had a strong Senate bill, a fairly weak House bill, and when we got to conference, instead of us being able to work out...

Rothenberg tips race slightly to Rauner

(blog)Details: journal-topics.com/news/article_0… by Dan Kotowski via twitter August 15 at 9:47 AM. #IL Fair Fodder: House Dem candidate Martha Shugart is going to put...

You could get health coverage — whether you want it or not

Nonetheless, a group of trade associations and large employers, including 7-Eleven, Lowe's and Home Depot, earlier this month sent a letter to Sen. ... insurance,...

Mitch McConnell Admits That Republicans Have No Chance Of ...

Sen. Mitch McConnell admitted that if he loses his reelection campaign, Republicans have zero chance of taking back the Senate. ... ***Dave: Invoking Joseph Story...

Palace, LP sidestep 'adoption' of Binay

Accordingly, the LP affirms this belief in the political coalitions and alliances we, as a party, enter into,” the LP said in a statement signed...

Godswill Akpabio Receives 3 Awards |SpyGhana.com

For setting the pace in Uncommon Transformation in Nigeria, the State Governor, Chief Godswill Akpabio was over the weekend presented with triple Awards by Senator...

Cochran foe challenges GOP Senate primary loss

JACKSON -- Mississippi state Sen. Chris McDaniel, the tea party-backed challenger who lost a ... If the state party doesn't grant McDaniel's request within 10...

Benton demands escort service amid lockout | The Stand

By DAVID GROVES The Stand. VANCOUVER, Wash. (Aug. 6, 2014) — What obligation do taxpayers have to provide security indefinitely to a for-profit corporation engaged...

Kansas primary guide: Is Roberts dust in the wind or will he carry on?

In their second-to-last chance to unseat an incumbent Republican senator this cycle, conservative activists have gone hard for Dr. Milton Wolf, a radiologist from suburban...

GOP primary candidate debates scheduled

The third is Thursday, Aug. 21, among Senate candidates Robert D'Arcy, Mark Farnham, Bob Hegmann, and Walt Kelly. Candidates Bob Smith and Jim Rubens declined...

Will third House incumbent fall?

(blog) (blog)Now or Never PAC spent about $100,000 on ads attacking Huelskamp and released a single-day survey at the end of July showed LaPolice...

Don't Count On Tax Reform To Stop Inversions

Most tax reform proposals, including those offered by House Ways and Means Committee Chair Dave Camp, and former Senate Finance Committee Chair Max Baucus, would...

Is Obama in danger of impeachment?

(This interpretation was, not surprisingly, part of a frivolous effort to impeach U.S. Supreme Court Justice William Douglas, whom Ford denounced for espousing "liberal opinions,"...

America's Deep State: Foreign Agents, Lobbyists, Corporations, Military-Intel

The US Constitution is broken as the CIA (executive branch) covers up torture and murder ("we tortured some folks" said President Obama) by blackmailing members...