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Romney, Bachmann Battle for Lead in Iowa; Pawlenty Lags Behind

Romney, Bachmann Battle for Lead in Iowa; Pawlenty Lags Behind

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney and Minnesota congresswoman Michele Bachmann appear headed for a real dogfight in Iowa’s first-in-the-nation caucus, according to a poll published earlier this evening by the Des Moines Register. The poll, based on telephone interviews of 400 likely Republican caucus-goers, shows Romney, who plans to skip the Ames Straw Poll later […]

Bachmann Running Iowa Radio Spot in Advance of Monday’s Announcement

Bachmann Running Iowa Radio Spot in Advance of Monday’s Announcement

Republican presidential hopeful Michele Bachmann, who will make a pair of television appearances tomorrow in advance of her formal declaration of candidacy on Monday — appearing on both CBS’s “Face the Nation” and “Fox News Sunday” — is running a 60-second radio spot in Iowa inviting supporters to a Sunday rally at the famous Electric […]

American Crossroads Airs Ad Slamming Obama on Economy

American Crossroads Airs Ad Slamming Obama on Economy

American Crossroads, one of two outside organizations founded by Karl Rove and former RNC chairman Ed Gillespie that played such a large role in the 2010 mid-term elections, is launching a new television commercial slamming President Obama on the economy. The hard-hitting 30-second spot, which is being funded by Crossroads GPS — an arm of American […]

Chris Christie Talks About Pension Win, Lunch with Rudy

Chris Christie Talks About Pension Win, Lunch with Rudy

New Jersey governor and Republican rising star Chris Christie appeared on Friday’s TODAY Show with Matt Lauer to discuss a landmark pension reform package that passed through the state’s legislature this week. The changes are expected to save more than $100 billion over the next 30 years by raising costs for public workers. Teachers and […]