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Ron Paul Wins Presidential Straw Poll at Conservative Convention
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Presidential candidates, Ron Paul, wins, straw poll )

- 2054 days ago -
The news that Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas) had won the 2010 Conservative Political Action Conference presidential straw poll -- beating Gov. Tim Pawlenty, who only garnered six percent of the vote
Depression-Era "Okies" Reminisce and See No Fix From Either Candidate
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Okies, Great Depression, Oklahoma, California, history, hard times, presidential candidates )

- 2552 days ago -
Article & short video about the migrants who traveled from Oklahoma to California, looking for any kind of work in the Great Depression. Listen to what people who lived through hard times have to say.
McCain, Obama Deadlocked in Presidential Race
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, Presidential Candidates, Presidential Race, Obama, Biden, McCain, Palin, tight race, polls, breaking news )

K. A.
- 2587 days ago -
New CNN poll shows race tied; poll of polls shows McCain ahead; Barack Obama in Michigan, Joe Biden in Wisconsin then Iowa; John McCain, Sarah Palin campaign together in Missouri; Biden says Palin eventually has to "answer questions and not be sequestered
Some Choice!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: presidential candidates, Obama, McCain, voting, November 2008, presidential politics, US elections )

- 2649 days ago -
My latest article on our election choices, published on Op-Ed News. Let the arguing begin...LOL!
Gallup Tracking: ....Clinton Rising And Obama Dropping
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, presidential candidates, democratic candidate polls, Hillary Clinton, Obama's sagging campaign )

K. A.
- 2728 days ago -
Within days of the crucial Pennsylvania Democratic Presidential primary, the Gallup Daily Tracking poll and and one other shows Senator Hillary Clinton is showing signs of "Big Mo" (momentum) -- and that rival Senator Barack Obama's campaign may be sagging
HILLARY CLINTON Takes a Walk With Middle-Class Folks
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, presidential candidates, primaries, PA, Scranton, Philadelphia, small-town America, middle-class America, middle-class voters )

K. A.
- 2734 days ago -
Clinton, eager to show her rapport with small-town voters in a less structured campaign setting, went door-to-door on a Scranton street to talk with supporters. She also walked in Philly...showing why small-town America needs her.
WARNING! If You Don't Vote - Don't Complain!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Vote, USA, don't complain, voting, right to vote, criticism, presidential candidates, primaries )

K. A.
- 2734 days ago -
It's all too easy to sit back, do nothing and then cry about the outcome. But if you are unwilling to do something about a situation, you have no right to complain when things do not go your way.
Hillary Clinton Challenges McCain and Obama on War Issue
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, HILLARY CLINTON, Obama, McCain, ending war, presidential candidates, candidates' platform, war issues, who will end war?, stepping up to the plate, challenges, END WAR )

K. A.
- 2738 days ago -
"Sen. Obama on the other hand says he will end the war, but his top foreign policy adviser said he won't necessarily follow the plan he has been talking about during this campaign, that his plan is just words,"
All 3 White House Hopefuls Call on China to Do More
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, China, boycott, boycott olympics, china olympics 2008, presidential candidates, HILLARY CLINTON, Obama, McCain )

K. A.
- 2738 days ago -
Hillary Clinton has called on President Bush to skip the opening ceremonies Barack Obama: "I'm hesitant to make the Olympics a site of political protest" John McCain says rising China will be a "central challenge" for next president
Obama's Flag Pin Comments Will Be An Issue
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, democrat presidential race, presidential candidates, Obama, Rove, flag pin, patriotic, McCain, defection to republican votes )

K. A.
- 2744 days ago -
In a newly-published interview with GQ magazine, Karl Rove says Obama's reluctance to wear a flag pin on his lapel may translate as elitism to many blue collar democrats.
Obama 'Typical White Person' Comment in Philly...Another Stumble??
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, presidential candidates, democrat, Obama, fumble, race remark )

K. A.
- 2757 days ago -
Obama is drawing a new round of criticism for his comments on a Philadelphia radio sports program yesterday in which he said his grandmother is a "typical white person" who has fears about black men.
CBS POLL: More on Gender Bias - Yes, Gender Matters More Than Race
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, presidential candidates, blacks v women in politics, obstacles for women in politics, women unfair disadvantage, CBS )

K. A.
- 2758 days ago -
39-33% ...women face more obstacles. 42% say Clinton has been judged "more harshly". These statics just won't go away despite Obama's speech on racism. More voters admit their unwillingness to vote for a woman. Nearly one in five voters!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, presidential candidates, Democrat presidential candidate, HILLARY CLINTON, tough competitor, perseverence, Newsweek, magazine, cover stories, politics, WOMEN, powerful women )

K. A.
- 2761 days ago -
Clinton is at her BEST when things look grim, as they did before the Texas vote, when her traveling press corps was stashed in a men's room! Perhaps she deserves to prevail simply because she's tougher!
Defending HILLARY CLINTON'S Ties to PEACE in Northern Ireland
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, Presidential candidates, HILLARY CLINTON, Northern Ireland, peace talks )

K. A.
- 2761 days ago -
"I helped with the peace process in Northern Ireland," Clinton told reporters on her campaign plane on Saturday. "That's been validated in many different settings by many different people who were part of the process." Still in talks w/Sec. of State.
Bush the First Backs McCain - Wouldn't You Think This Would Be the Kiss of Death?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: George Bush the first, George Herbert Walker Bush, John McCain, political endorsement, presidential candidates )

- 2790 days ago -
In Houston, old Bush anointed McCain and called on "fellow Repugnicans" to rally round McCain's presidentialo candidacy. Hmmm...if one considers George the First's support of his own failure of a progeny, wouldn't this give you second thoughts?

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