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Tea Party’s Moffett Hopes for Upset in Kentucky Primary

Tea Party’s Moffett Hopes for Upset in Kentucky Primary

Though Senate President David Williams is heavily favored to win tomorrow’s Republican primary for governor in Kentucky for the right to take on Democratic Gov. Steve Beshear, who is running unopposed for his party’s nomination, Tea Party activist Phil Moffett believes a major upset is […]

by · May 16, 2011 · 2 comments ·
The Real Reason Why Huckabee Won’t Run?

The Real Reason Why Huckabee Won’t Run?

Long-shot presidential aspirant Fred Karger of California told supporters in an e-mail earlier today that there is one less candidate in the Republican presidential race and he couldn’t be happier. “I know Mike Huckabee is supposed to be a nice guy, but his hateful words […]

by · May 16, 2011 · 1 comment ·
Key Huckabee Supporter in South Carolina Backs Jon Huntsman

Key Huckabee Supporter in South Carolina Backs Jon Huntsman

A key supporter of Mike Huckabee’s 2008 presidential campaign in South Carolina said today that he will back Jon Huntsman for the Republican presidential nomination if the former Utah governor and ex-ambassador to China enters the race, according to several sources. Mike Campbell, the son […]

by · May 16, 2011 · 0 comments ·
‘The Donald’ Ducks Out

‘The Donald’ Ducks Out

Donald Trump ended months of speculation by saying what many others already knew. He’s not running for president in 2012. The publicity-seeking real estate mogul and television celebrity announced his decision in a statement earlier this afternoon. “After considerable deliberation and reflection, I have decided […]

by · May 16, 2011 · 1 comment ·
Milton Street Tries to Shake Up Philadelphia’s Sleepy Mayoral Race

Milton Street Tries to Shake Up Philadelphia’s Sleepy Mayoral Race

While an unusually low turnout is expected in Philadelphia’s low-key mayoral primary on Tuesday, the only real suspense — at least on the Democratic side — is precisely how many Democrats will reluctantly cast a protest vote for former state Sen. T. Milton Street, Sr., Mayor […]

by · May 16, 2011 · 0 comments ·
Hewitt: GOP Should Exclude Ron Paul from Presidential Debates

Hewitt: GOP Should Exclude Ron Paul from Presidential Debates

Nationally-syndicated radio talk show host Hugh Hewitt, whose conservative radio program can be heard in more than 120 cities across the country every weekday afternoon, is urging the Republican National Committee to intervene in the 2012 Republican presidential debates and exclude Rep. Ron Paul and […]

by · May 15, 2011 · 23 comments ·
George Will Says Newt Gingrich is ‘Not a Serious Candidate’

George Will Says Newt Gingrich is ‘Not a Serious Candidate’

During his appearance on ABC’s “This Week with Christiane Amanpour,” columnist George F. Will said that former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich is not a serious candidate for president. “He’s been out of elective office for 12 years,” said Will. “Now, John Quincy Adams […]

by · May 15, 2011 · 2 comments ·
Tommy Thompson Eyes Herb Kohl’s Senate Seat in Wisconsin

Tommy Thompson Eyes Herb Kohl’s Senate Seat in Wisconsin

Former Wisconsin Gov. Tommy Thompson is seriously eyeing the U.S. Senate seat held by retiring Democratic Sen. Herb Kohl, according to the National Journal.  Thompson, however, isn’t expected to make a final decision on the race until Rep. Paul Ryan — considered one of the GOP’s hottest […]

by · May 15, 2011 · 2 comments ·
Tomblin and Maloney Capture Primaries in West Virginia

Tomblin and Maloney Capture Primaries in West Virginia

Acting Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin, who had consistently maintained a double-digit lead throughout the campaign, won the Democratic nomination for governor of West Virginia in Saturday’s special gubernatorial primary. Tomblin, a fiscal conservative who took over as governor when two-term Democratic governor Joe Manchin replaced […]

by · May 15, 2011 · 0 comments ·
Huckabee’s Heart Says ‘No’

Huckabee’s Heart Says ‘No’

Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee, a surprise winner of the 2008 Iowa caucuses and considered by many pundits and pollsters as a leading contender for the GOP’s nomination this time around, declared that he will not be a candidate for president in 2012.  He announced […]

by · May 14, 2011 · 0 comments ·