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New Jersey Democrat quits panel after Chris Christie remarks – Politico

PoliticoA New Jersey Democrat stepped down from the so-called “Bridgegate” investigation committee Friday after coming under fire for calling on GOP Gov. Chris Christie to consider resigning over the traffic jam scandal. Republicans had pointed to the talk of …Bridgegate investigation committee member says Chris Christie should resignThe Times, TrentonChris Christie ‘needs to think about […]

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Dallas is a finalist for GOP national convention – Fort Worth Star Telegram

Fort Worth Star TelegramWASHINGTON — Dallas is a finalist competing with seven other cities to host the Republican presidential nomination convention in 2016 — a huge event expected to draw 50,000 delegates, thousands of journalists and the national media spotlight.Dallas touts element of surprise in submitting bid for 2016 GOP conventionDallas Morning NewsDallas Advances In […]

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Debate: Amy Stephens says Ken Buck hurt GOP in 2010 – Denver Post (blog)

Denver Post (blog)The swipe came during a series of exchanges in the debate hosted by The Denver Post. Republicans will pick their standard-bearer in the June 24 party primary. Buck said the campaign mistakes he made four years ago, including the controversial remark …Gardner To Enter Senate RaceCBS LocalIn Colorado’s Senate race, Gardner in and […]

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Dallas touts element of surprise in submitting bid for 2016 GOP convention – Dallas Morning News

Dallas Morning NewsWASHINGTON — Touting the element of surprise, Dallas leaders finalized the city’s bid Tuesday for the 2016 Republican convention — an ambitious plan hatched quietly only a few weeks ago. They offered few details and shunned any sort of fanfare with …Denver competing against Las Vegas and Dallas for GOP convention(multiple names) all […]

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Convention center is Las Vegas’ pick for 2016 Republican convention – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Convention center is Las Vegas‘ pick for 2016 Republican conventionLas Vegas Review-JournalThe 2016 Republican National Convention will be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center if the city wins the right to host the nationally televised event, the Review-Journal has learned. The convention center is shown here on Tuesday, June 4, 2013.Denver competing against Las […]

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Colorado leaders, right and left, put Denver in middle of RNC chase – Denver Post

Denver PostDenver’s bid for the 2016 Republican National Convention became official Monday — spelled out on hundreds of pages of high-tech synthetic paper that won’t tear and housed in a leather case similar to a cowboy’s saddle bag. “Everything about this bid …Denver Puts In Formal Bid To Host 2016 RNCCBS LocalDenver submits bid Monday […]

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Governors Convene in Washington DC – KREX News Channel 5

KREX News Channel 5WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Nation’s Governors have convened in Washington, D.C. for the NGA Annual Winter Meeting, hosted by Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin. Governors will be discussing issues affecting states, sharing innovative solutions and looking …Governors offer bipartisan disdain for DC dysfunctionCBS NewsObama, Democrats rip GOP as governors gather in DCSunHerald.comIn DC, […]

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Colorado’s Democratic Senators Want GOP Convention In Denver – CBS Local

CBS LocalDENVER (AP) — Colorado’s two Democratic Senators on Friday urged Republicans to hold their next national convention in the Mile-High City, saying it would give delegates the chance to “experience the amazing quality of life that we have here in Colorado.Exclusive: Colorado GOP chair reveals Denver venues for 2016 Republican …The Denver ChannelSens. Mark […]

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Exclusive: Colorado GOP chair reveals Denver venues for 2016 Republican … – The Denver Channel

The Denver ChannelDENVER – Colorado Republican party chairman Ryan Call reveals to 7NEWS the key downtown venues at the center of a plan to bring the 2016 Republican National Convention to Denver. The proposal will be formally unveiled on Monday at a meeting with …Democratic Senators want GOP convention in DenverColorado Springs GazetteSens. Mark Udall […]

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Chris Christie: The $18 million man – CNN (blog)

CNN (blog)Washington (CNN) – It appears the controversies New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s dealing with back in the Garden State haven’t affected his standing as one of the GOP’s most potent fundraising rainmakers. As Christie convenes two days of Republican …Chris Christie off to Washington for RGA eventsThe Star-LedgerChris Christie to skip dinner with President […]

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Michelle Malkin’s #MyRightWingBiracialFamily Great Social Media Effort, Masks Ugly Truth

The “#MyRightWingBiracialFamily social media effort was started by conservative blogger Michelle Malkin, and where she used social media to start a campaign encouraging conservatives who are in biracial families to post pictures of them is commendable. Especially because her early anti-President Obama takes ventured into areas that were arguably quite racist. Oh, and this aside: […]

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How Chris Christie is trying to turn bridge-gate into a partisan scrum. And … – Washington Post (blog)

Washington Post (blog)Christie’s office not only denied Zimmer’s allegations — and CNN documented the fact that her story had changed somewhat from an interview last week — but also took the time to blast the network on which they first ran. The statement from Christie’s …The GOP’s Rising Christie PanicDaily BeastChris Christie attack ad from […]

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New Jersey mayor’s diary: Chris Christie held Hurricane Sandy aid ‘hostage’ – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsThe mayor of Hoboken, N.J., doubled down Sunday on her allegations against New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, saying she got a “direct message from the governor” that he would hold up millions in Sandy aid unless she approved a development project.Chris Christie’s Office Goes Off On MSNBC: ‘A Partisan Network That Has […]

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Annise Parker, Houston Mayor, Marries Kathy Hubbard In California Ceremony – Huffington Post

Huffington PostHouston Mayor Annise Parker tied the knot with longtime partner Kathy Hubbard in a Jan. 16 ceremony in Palm Springs, Calif. ABC Eyewitness News 13 reports that the couple was married before an intimate group of friends and family, which included …Mayor Parker and Hubbard ‘couldn’t be happier’Houston ChronicleHouston Mayor Weds Longtime Partner in […]

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CNN’s Zucker slams Fox News as a GOP outlet – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsCNN honcho Jeff Zucker blasted Fox News Channel boss Roger Ailes Friday, branding the former Nixon consultant’s cable network as the Republican Party’s headquarters. “I think we all know what’s going on there,” Zucker told TV writers gathered at the …Zucker: GOP Being Run From Fox News HeadquartersABC NewsJeff Zucker Blasts Fox […]

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‘Duck Dynasty’ family pushes back: ‘Cannot imagine’ show without Phil – Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment WeeklyThe Robertson clan is sticking together. In a new twist to the Duck Dynasty controversy, the family behind A&E’s hit series released a statement saying they “cannot imagine” doing the unscripted show without patriarch Phil Robertson.‘Duck Dynasty’ outrage a turning point for Christians?Fox News‘Duck Dynasty’ star Phil Robertson anti-gay video emerges as A&E beefs […]

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Richard Cohen: Interracial Marriage Is Unconventional; Damon Bruce Blasted Women; Richie Incognito Uses N-Word; Why?

What is going on with the sudden expressions of racism and sexism by white folks, mostly men, in media and online of late? First we have NFL Player Richie Incognito using the n-word to address his “best friend” Jonathan Martin, who’s black. Then we have KNBR San Francisco Radio Show Host Damon Bruce going on […]

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Goverment Shutdown: House Republicans Said To Smell Of Booze

The government shutdown is underway, and all because the Republicans, primarily in the House of Representatives, are upset that The Affordable Care Act, called “Obamacare,” is not only now the law of the land, but active. The much-talked about Healthcare Insurance Exchange is now open for business. This seems to upset some in the House […]