Archives by date

You are browsing the site archives by date.

Georgia Governor Remains Loyal to Gingrich

Georgia Governor Remains Loyal to Gingrich

Like the Titanic’s Edward Smith, Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal apparently plans to go down with his sinking ship. Despite yesterday’s mass exodus of key staffers, the Georgia governor told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution that he plans to stick with Newt Gingrich, regardless of what happens in the weeks and months ahead. Deal is Gingrich’s Georgia campaign [...]

S.C. Lawmakers Hope to Draft Christie

S.C. Lawmakers Hope to Draft Christie

Disappointed by the current crop of GOP presidential candidates, a group of Republican state lawmakers in South Carolina are attempting to prod New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie into the increasingly crowded contest. Led by state Reps. Kris Crawford and Phyllis Henderson, about a dozen lawmakers plan to hold a press conference on the steps of [...]

Fred Karger Says Republican Field is ‘Mediocre’

Fred Karger Says Republican Field is ‘Mediocre’

In an interview with David Frost that aired on Al Jazeera television last Friday, long shot GOP hopeful Fred Karger, the first openly gay candidate to seek a major-party presidential nomination, described the current field of Republican presidential candidates as “mediocre” and that presumptive front-runner Mitt Romney is “yesterday’s news.” The 61-year-old Karger, who was [...]

Santorum Launches Radio Spots

Santorum Launches Radio Spots

Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum, who officially tossed his hat into the ring on Monday, has reportedly launched the presidential campaign’s first paid advertising, a 60-second satellite radio spot that will run for two weeks on the Fox radio network and on select stations in Iowa, New Hampshire and South Carolina. Santorum clearly positions himself [...]