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  • Priebus Hits a Home Run

    08/18/2013 5:11:54 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 103 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | August 18, 2013 | Bruce Bialosky
    Finally the Republicans have someone in charge that is not afraid of his own shadow. Republicans are always cowering to the mainstream press while they mutter about the corrosiveness of it. If he keeps it up, the Republicans might actually win the U.S. Senate in 2014 and the Presidency in 2016. We are referring, of course, to Reince Priebus, Chair of the Republican National Committee (RNC). You probably have heard that two television operations announced they were doing projects about Hillary Clinton. NBC has plans to produce and air a four hour mini-series about Hillary Clinton and CNN has plans...
  • Gingrich, Paul, and Santorum Agree to Texas GOP Debate [Mitt will "weigh the invitation"]

    03/31/2012 1:51:28 AM PDT · by Cincinatus' Wife · 47 replies
    National Review Online ^ | March 30, 2012 | Brian Bolduc
    Newt Gingrich, Ron Paul, and Rick Santorum have agreed to a debate in May sponsored by the Texas Republican party. “Both my staff and myself have reached out to the campaign of Governor Mitt Romney and have been told that they are considering attending the debate,” state-party chairman Steve Munisteri says in a press release. The statement notes:.....
  • Mississippi Governor Pushes Arizona-Style Immigration Law for State

    02/23/2012 5:54:45 PM PST · by montag813 · 11 replies
    Stand With Arizona ^ | 02-23-2012 | John Hill
    by John HillStand With Arizona "To me, this seems so simple. So very, very clear and so that's why I am supporting this law." - Governor Phil Bryant (R-MS)Mississippi joins the growing number of states fed up with the Federal failure to enforce immigration laws - and is doing something about it. Last week, State Rep. Becky Currie (R) introduced House Bill 488 (PDF) - the Law Enforcement and Safe Neighborhoods Act of 2012 - a sweeping piece of legislation which would incorporate the best of previous state bills to come before it. The bill would allow law enforcement...
  • Live Thread (CNN Presidential Debate from Mesa, AZ, Feb 22, 8 PM EST)

    02/22/2012 3:30:02 PM PST · by parksstp · 1,567 replies · 5+ views
    CNN.com ^ | 02-22-2012 | parksstp
    LIVE DEBATE THREAD (Is it too early to start?)
  • Remember when no one understood why ABC asked about contraception at the NH Republican debate?

    02/15/2012 6:59:49 PM PST · by neverdem · 30 replies · 2+ views
    Legal Insurrection ^ | February 13, 2012 | William A. Jacobson
    Remember when George Stephanopoulos, at the New Hampshire Republican debate on January 7, brought up and harped on whether the candidates thought states could ban contraception? Everyone, at least on our side of the aisle, shook their heads in disbelief as to why Stephanopoulos was bringing up the issue. There was no active controversy over contraception, it wasn’t in the news, and there were far more pressing political issues, yet what seemed like an eternity of debate time was devoted to the subject at the insistence of Stephanopoulos. It was, shall we say, something out of left field. When Romney...
  • Live Thread: Republican Presidential Debate in Jacksonville, FL on CNN 8 P.M. EST

    01/26/2012 3:56:03 PM PST · by kristinn · 2,331 replies
    Thursday, January 26, 2012 | Kristinn
    Hosted by Wolf Blitzer at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville. Candidates: Newt Gingrich, Mitt Romney, Rick Santorum and Ron Paul.Word is the audience will be "allowed" to participate.Livestream here.
  • Live Thread - NBC News/Tampa Bay Times GOP debate tonight on NBC

    01/23/2012 2:38:27 PM PST · by TexasFreeper2009 · 1,695 replies
    All four remaining GOP candidates have been confirmed for tonight's debate sponsored by NBC News, the Tampa Bay Times, The National Journal and the Florida Council of 100. The debate will take place at the University of South Florida in Tampa. This will be the first of 2 debates this week focusing on the Florida GOP primary on Tuesday, January 31st. Note the air times on the east and west coast. Television Air Time: Monday, January 23rd at 9pm ET, 8pm CT and 9pm PT on NBC Live Streams: (airing 9pm ET) NBCPolitics.com, National Journal, and TampaBay.com Participants: Gingrich, Romney,...
  • Romney Takes It To Gingrich At Outset of Florida Debate ["Red-Hot Fight"]

    01/23/2012 6:54:27 PM PST · by Steelfish · 108 replies
    NBC ^ | January 23, 2012
    Romney Takes It To Gingrich At Outset of Florida Debate Mitt Romney dropped the gloves within minutes of the outset of tonight's Republican presidential debate, assailing main rival Newt Gingrich as an unreliable conservative who could embarrass the GOP. The former Massachusetts governor, who suffered a 12-point loss just last Saturday to Gingrich in the South Carolina primary, went aggressively after Gingrich at the very top of tonight's NBC News/National Journal/Tampa Bay Times debate — reflecting his effort to halt any momentum Gingrich carries into Florida's Jan. 31 primary. "The speaker was given the opportunity to be the leader of...
  • "Angry Newt" Takes the Night Off (GOP consultant curses on the record at Newt victory)

    01/23/2012 9:13:40 PM PST · by kristinn · 32 replies
    The National Journal ^ | Monday, January 23, 2012 | Ron Fournier
    "Angry Newt" took the night off. In a striking role reversal, Newt Gingrich looked more like a firefly than a firebrand in a high-stakes debate Monday night, while rival Mitt Romney called the surging former House Speaker a disgraced, influence-peddling, Washington insider. Somebody must have awakened the cool-and-nonchalant Romney out of his debate slumber and told him the GOP nomination was slipping away. Gingrich stunned the political world -- and frightened much of the GOP establishment -- with a landslide victory in South Carolina on Saturday night that erased Romney's lead in national and Florida polls. SNIP Gingrich's stunning South...
  • VIDEO: Newt Gingrich ***RIPS*** into John King on the 1st question in tonites GOP debate

    01/19/2012 7:01:32 PM PST · by PJ-Comix · 103 replies
    YouTube ^ | June 19, 2012 | cablenewsguy
    Newt Gingrich ***RIPS*** into John King on the 1st question in tonites GOP debate. Love him or hate him Newt Gingrich can hold his own. VIDEO
  • Newt took 1st question about ex-wife, wrapped question around John King’s neck, and tightened

    01/19/2012 6:45:21 PM PST · by vbmoneyspender · 290 replies · 12+ views
    Legal Insurrection ^ | 1/19/2012 | William Jacobson
    John King started the night with a question about Newt’s ex-wife’s interview in which she alleged Newt sought an “open marriage.” Newt answered the question eventually with a denial, but used the oppoturnity to give King a smackdown which will be remembered for a long time. See Link
  • Live Thread: South Carolina GOP Presidential Debate on CNN 8 P.M. EST

    01/19/2012 4:09:17 PM PST · by kristinn · 1,470 replies · 3+ views
    Thursday, January 19, 2011 | Kristinn
    And then there were three and a half minds left campaigning for the Republican presidential nomination: Mitt Romney, Newt Gingrich, Rick Santorum and Ron Paul.Link to CNN livestream page.Hosted by CNN's John King at the North Charleston Coliseum.
  • Stephanopoulos: Contraception debate question 'a bet' with Diane Sawyer (Video)

    01/12/2012 8:37:10 AM PST · by Rufus2007 · 8 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | January 12, 2012 | Jeff Poor
    After last Saturday night’s Republican presidential debate, “Good Morning America” co-anchor and “This Week” moderator George Stephanopoulos took criticism for his handling of a debate question about contraception and his persistence on the issue with GOP front-runner Mitt Romney. On Comedy Central’s “The Colbert Report” on Wednesday, Stephanopoulos gave his side. The question “was about the right to privacy,” Stephanopoulos said. “One of the candidates said he believes the states have the right to ban contraception. I was asking Mitt Romney the same question.” ...more (w/video)...
  • ABCs Stephanopoulos has undisclosed ties to Obama activists who promoted president’s career

    01/09/2012 5:40:20 PM PST · by tutstar · 29 replies
    Klein Online ^ | 1 8 2012 | Aaron Klein
    ABC News commentator George Stephanopoulos has a previously undisclosed connection to President Obama – the two were part of a small group at Harvard University that met for a period of three years purportedly to promote involvement with U.S. community institutions. Participants at the research project, which took place between 1997 and 2000, included scores of individuals with ties to Obama, including several activists who were later appointed to positions in the Obama administration. Other participants were instrumental in promoting Obama’s political career. Just yesterday, Stephanopoulos was the subject of conservative criticism for pointed questions he asked Republican presidential candidates...
  • Who Won the GOP Debate?

    12/17/2011 8:50:01 AM PST · by nakutny · 4 replies
    Fox News ^ | Dec 16, 2011
    Herman Cain weighs in
  • Perry Building On "Forceful" Debate Performance

    12/16/2011 10:23:11 AM PST · by CaroleL · 16 replies
    TalkingSides.com ^ | 12/16/11 | CaroleL
    Early in last night's Republican presidential debate, Texas Governor Rick Perry said he hoped to be the "Tim Tebow of the Iowa caucuses." That pop culture shorthand for an underestimated person of strong faith who comes from behind with no time to spare and snatches victory from the jaws of almost certain defeat was definitely corny, brilliantly memorable and possibly a glimpse into the very near future. While the mainstream media and the party establishment bicker over whether the go-along-to-get-along elitist or the self-serving serial adulterer will be the GOP nominee, the people of Iowa, New Hampshire and South Carolina...
  • Video: Bachmann takes down Ron Paul on Iran (Plus a wrap-up of last night's debate)

    12/16/2011 8:02:44 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 100 replies
    Hotair ^ | 12/16/2011 | Ed Morrissey
    I can't guarantee you that this will be the last video we post from last night's debate, but it's probably going to be the most memorable — after Rick Perry's gestalt-grasping clip in which he declared himself the “Tim Tebow of the Iowa Caucuses,” that is. In this clip, Michele Bachmann goes after Ron Paul on Iran and national security as if she takes him seriously. Paul is reduced to sputtering a non-sequitur about how wrong it is to declare war on 1.2 billion Muslims, which isn’t at all what Bachmann said, and more or less becomes unable to complete...
  • The last Republican debate before Iowa: Did Bachmann just save Romney?

    12/16/2011 8:15:18 AM PST · by americanophile · 70 replies
    Slate ^ | December 16, 2011 | John Dickerson
    There have been so many debates during the Republican preseason that it was hard to believe the one hosted by Fox News in Sioux City, Iowa, was the last one before the voting begins. Ratings have been strong, and commentary has been endless: You can imagine a network trying to squeeze in just one more--are you free on Christmas Eve, Governor? It has been a thrilling debate run: Pawlenty crashed; Perry blanked; Romney confronted Perry; Gingrich shined; 9-9-9; Perry blanked. But the Sioux City debate was not an epic contest. It was like the primary race itself: no dominant figure...
  • Live Thread: Iowa GOP Presidential Debate 9 P.M. EST, 6 P.M. PST 12/15/11 Fox News Channel

    12/15/2011 4:21:09 PM PST · by kristinn · 1,827 replies · 4+ views
    Thursday, December 15, 2011 | Kristinn
    The last debate before the January 3rd Iowa caucuses is being held tonight in Sioux City. We get seven candidates at this debate: Mitt Romney, Newt Gingrich, Ron Paul, Rick Perry, Michele Bachmann, Rick Santorum and Jon Huntsman.Fox's Bret Baier anchors the debate. Fox News panelists questioning the candidates: Chris Wallace, Megyn Kelly and Neil Cavuto.
  • Live blog of tonight's presidential debate in Sioux City, Iowa

    12/15/2011 10:38:33 AM PST · by katiedidit1 · 22 replies · 1+ views
    Boston.com ^ | 12/15/2011 | Glen Johnson
    The Republican presidential candidates meet tonight for their final debate in Iowa - and last before the 2012 voting begins. Frontrunner Newt Gingrich is poised for incoming barbs, especially from rival Mitt Romney. The former Massachusetts governor fanned out across New York City yesterday, mixing fund-raising with a media blitz in which he called the former House speaker “zany.” He is anxious to reclaim the campaign lead while Gingrich is eager to solidify it. “Political Intelligence” will offer a live blog of the proceedings, scheduled to begin at 9 p.m. EST at the Sioux City Convention Center in Sioux City,...
  • Tonight's GOP Debate Is The One That Matters Most

    12/15/2011 10:13:48 AM PST · by CaroleL · 22 replies
    TalkingSides.com ^ | 12/15/11 | CaroleL
    Tonight's GOP presidential debate in Sioux City, Iowa is technically the 13th time most of the candidates will appear on stage to discuss the issues and defend their records. But this final debate before the first in the nation caucuses is not only the last; it's the one that probably matters most. The latest poll of likely Iowa Caucus participants shows that former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney is holding a tiny lead over his nearest competitor, but he's been at or near that position throughout the seemingly endless string of debates while the anti-Romney crowd has migrated to a different...
  • Gary Johnson, Buddy Roemer, and Fred Karger to Debate 12/15 on Wepolls.com

    12/14/2011 11:05:51 AM PST · by Overkill_GOP · 10 replies
    Wepolls.com ^ | 12/14/2011 | Wepolls.com
    It looks like the three major candidates who get shut out of the debates are going to be debating on Wepolls.com after the Fox News debate. And it looks like we're all allowed to ask them any questions that we want. Here's the info: http://www.wepolls.com/debate
  • Gingrich v. Huntsman Debate (4PM EST, livestreaming right now)

    12/12/2011 1:16:11 PM PST · by BCrago66 · 85 replies
    Huntsman Camapgn Site ^ | 12/12/11 | Gingrich & Huntsman
    Debate starting now; link to livestream posted above, and I'll post an additional live link below.
  • Backstage at a Candidates’ Forum, After the TV Lights Go Dark

    12/05/2011 9:08:53 AM PST · by TBBT · 10 replies · 1+ views
    nytimes ^ | 12/4/2011 | JIM RUTENBERG
    Backstage can be something of an inner sanctum at a presidential debate: even though they are appearing on live television before millions of Americans, the candidates are used to having their clubhouse hermetically sealed from the public before and after they take the stage. That was not the case for the six major Republican candidates who participated in the Fox News Channel forum on Saturday night when the network invited a New York Times reporter to roam behind the scenes as they took turns before a panel of conservative state attorneys general and the Fox News host Mike Huckabee. How...
  • LIVE THREAD: Huckabee's Republican Presidential Forum: 8/7 Eastern/Central 5:PM Pacific

    12/03/2011 4:00:01 PM PST · by onyx · 882 replies
    FOX NEWS CHANNEL/MIKE HUCKABEE ^ | SATURDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2011 | onyx
    Watch the preview for the rules and a little insight about the questions and the questioners. Short commercial ad first. Six candidates are participating. Eddie Haskell Hunstman has declined the invitation. Herman Cain suspended his campaign today and will not participate.
  • Discretion, Not Amnesty (Newt didn't propose citizenship - did not propose Amnesty)

    11/23/2011 10:32:54 AM PST · by TBBT · 137 replies
    The Corner ^ | 11/23/2011 | Andrew C. McCarthy
    All he said was, “Let’s be humane in enforcing the law.” That was my reaction last night when Newt Gingrich argued that the federal government should refrain from deporting illegal immigrants who had been in the U.S. for many years if the effect would be the break up of a family. I did not take him to be proposing a new law conferring amnesty. To do what the former Speaker proposed would require no change in U.S. law. All you’d need is the sensible application of prosecutorial discretion. A successful immigration enforcement policy, easily implemented under current law, would secure...
  • Newt Misses His Moment

    11/23/2011 5:52:55 AM PST · by icwhatudo · 41 replies
    The American Spectator ^ | 11-23-11 | By George Neumayr
    Were Gingrich strategically focused on scooping up primary voters discontented with Romney, surely he would have said something about Romney's past and present liberalism. He didn't say a word. Romney had a so-so debate performance, but it probably doesn't matter, since Gingrich didn't bother to engage him. Helping Romney even more was that Gingrich decided to use a national security debate to remind conservatives of the nuances of his "humane" approach to illegal immigration -- a lecture, for whatever its merits, conservative primary voters probably don't want to hear and particularly not in the scolding tone in which Newt delivered...
  • Think Carefully about what Newt Said

    11/23/2011 6:11:27 AM PST · by ckilmer · 99 replies
    11/23/2011 | Vanity
    Think carefully about what Newt said. He said, "Is it inhumane to deport an illegal immigrant who came to the United States 25 years ago," Why did he choose 25 years ago and not 20 or 30. People assume that 25 years was just a number that Newt pulled out of his ass. It is not. Think back about about what happened 25 years ago. That would be 1986. That was the year Ronald Reagan's bill gave amnesty to the then current residents in exchange for sealing the border. The border wasn't sealed and millions more Mexicans and other poured...
  • Who won the CNN National Security Debate?

    11/22/2011 7:54:39 PM PST · by gop_overkill · 121 replies
    Wepolls ^ | 11/22/2011 | Overkill-GOP
    I think this was the best debate so far this year. I really like how Newt stood up to defend his stance on immigration. Who do you think won? POLL: Who won the 11/22/2011 CNN Republican National Security Debate? Vote: Click HereWithout a doubt it was Newt, our former speaker and next president.
  • GOP National Security Debate Went from Snooze to News

    11/23/2011 2:05:06 PM PST · by stillafreemind · 5 replies
    Yahoo News ^ | Nov. 23rd, 2011 | Sherry Tomfeld
    Newt Gingrich was his usual academic self. I'm not a fan of Newt because his debating skills do not convince me that he is a conservative. His debating skills do not rid me of the feeling that Freddie Mac is more of a story than we know.
  • Live Thread: Republican Presidential Debate on National Security 8 P.M. EST 11/22/11 on CNN

    11/22/2011 3:37:12 PM PST · by kristinn · 2,076 replies · 2+ views
    Tuesday, November 22, 2011 | Kristinn
    Hosted by the Heritage Foundation and the American Enterprise Institute, the theme of tonight's Republican presidential debate is foreign policy and national security.The debate is being held at Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C.CNN is carrying the debate live at 8 p.m. EST.Participating candidates are: businessman Herman Cain, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, Texas Gov. Rick Perry, former Speaker Newt Gingrich, Reps. Ron Paul (TX) and Michele Bachmann (MN), former Gov. Jon Huntsman, and former Sen. Rick Santorum.
  • CNN Hosts November 22 GOP Debate on National Security from Washington, D.C

    11/19/2011 7:43:50 PM PST · by katiedidit1 · 37 replies
    CNN ^ | 11/18/2011 | Bill Gorman
    CNN Hosts GOP Debate on National Security from Washington, DC CNN lead political anchor Wolf Blitzer will moderate a Republican presidential debate on Tuesday, Nov. 22 from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. (ET) live from the historic DAR Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C. The debate, in partnership with The Heritage Foundation and the American Enterprise Institute (AEI), will focus on three of the most critical issues candidates will encounter during the Republican presidential nomination: national security, foreign policy and the economy. The debate falls on the eve of the deadline for the so-called congressional super committee to create a plan...
  • Did The Real Rick Perry Stand Up?

    11/13/2011 10:06:12 AM PST · by CaroleL · 17 replies
    TalkingSides.com ^ | 11/13/11 | CaroleL
    Last night's GOP presidential debate was gaffe-free leaving a frustrated mainstream media and Republican primary voters to focus on the candidates' ideas and positions on issues. With foreign policy and national security as the theme, expectations were highest for those with federal government experience but it was Texas Governor Rick Perry who had the most memorable moments of the night and, unlike in previous debates, they were memorable for all the right reasons.
  • Feds: Mexican Cartel Plotted Attack Against US

    11/12/2011 4:26:52 PM PST · by QT3.14 · 22 replies
    Military.com ^ | Novermber 12, 2011 | Karen Hawkins
    The leaders of a powerful Mexican cartel, frustrated that U.S. law enforcement was interfering with their lucrative drug business, plotted a military-style attack on a U.S. or Mexican government building to "send the gringos a message," federal prosecutors allege in documents filed this week. Leaders of the Sinaloa cartel sought dozens of American-made weapons for an attack in Mexico City on possible targets that included government buildings, an embassy or consulate or media outlet, according to documents in the case against Vicente Zambada, an alleged top lieutenant in the cartel.
  • LIVE THREAD: GOP Debate - CBS 8:00PM EST

    11/12/2011 2:25:13 PM PST · by katiedidit1 · 1,323 replies
    Greeneville Sun ^ | 11/12/2011 | annon
    Next GOP Debate Will Be Tonight Published: 1:17 AM, 11/12/2011 Last updated: 1:22 AM, 11/12/2011 Source: The Greeneville Sun The latest in the series of televised debates among the candidates for the Republican nomination for President is scheduled for tonight. The debate is taking place at Wofford College in Spartanburg, S.C., and will focus on national security and foreign policy. The debate is being hosted by CBS News and the National Jo urnal, and will begin at 8 p.m. Eastern Standard Time on the CBS Television Network.
  • Santorum Is Tonight's Candidate To Watch

    11/12/2011 9:26:02 AM PST · by CaroleL · 39 replies
    TalkingSides.com ^ | 11/12/11 | CaroleL
    The focus of tonight's GOP presidential debate in Spartanburg, South Carolina will be foreign policy and national security. In preparation, the mainstream media is asking the obvious questions: Will Rick Perry "step in it" again? Does Herman Cain know who the president of "Ubeki-beki-beki-beki-stan-stan" is? How many times will Jon Huntsman remind the audience he has lived overseas? But the more important (and interesting) question that could be answered tonight is: Can former Senator Rick Santorum turn his eight years on the Senate Armed Services Committee and his real world foreign policy experience into serious consideration from Republican primary voters?
  • FYI: Tonight's CNBC Republican Debate Is On TV and Online (LIVE THREAD)

    11/09/2011 1:32:05 PM PST · by Southnsoul · 1,700 replies · 1+ views
    I read in one thread that a FRpeeper was under the impression that tonight's debate would only be online and was disappointed, so I wanted to let everyone know that it will be on TV as well. Check your cable/satellite TV listings for CNBC at 8pm.
  • Mitt Romney's hands-on approach to Rick Perry raises questions

    10/20/2011 12:15:52 AM PDT · by Cincinatus' Wife · 42 replies
    Los Angeles Times ^ | October 19, 2011 | Robin Abcarian,
    ...About 42 minutes into Tuesday's debate...in Las Vegas, in the midst of a heated exchange, Romney placed his hand on Texas Gov. Perry's shoulder, seemingly trying to calm him down. Or at least stop him from interrupting. It was an incursion into a political rival's personal space — a move lasting a long couple of seconds that some observers thought dripped with condescension and intimidation, and others saw as benign. The boundary violation is not unprecedented. Last month, in a gesture of consolation, Perry patted Romney on the back after debate moderator WolfBlitzer asked Romney to tell Perry he deserved...
  • Rick Perry: Time to consider defunding United Nations

    10/18/2011 8:03:53 PM PDT · by Clairity · 110 replies
    CBS News ^ | Oct 18, 2011 | Brian Montopoli
    Republican presidential candidate and Texas governor Rick Perry said Tuesday that "it's time for us to have a serious discussion about defunding the United Nations." After saying "I think it's time for this country to have a very real debate about foreign aid," he turned to the U.N., pointing to the Palestinian statehood push in order to criticize the organization. "When you think about the Palestinian Authority circumventing those Oslo Accords and going to New York to try to create the conflict and to have themselves approved as a state without going through the proper channels is a travesty," he...
  • (Live Thread) Republican Presidential Debate #8 Oct. 18, 2011 Nevada 8 P.M. EDT CNN

    10/18/2011 4:37:49 PM PDT · by kristinn · 2,318 replies
    Tuesday, October 18, 2011 | Kristinn/ newzjunkey
    Broadcast on: CNNBroadcast time: 8pm EDT/5pm PDT The Candidates: Michele Bachmann Bachmann is serving her 3rd full term in the U.S. House. Founder of the House Tea Party Caucus, worked as a tax attorney, and was a foster mother for 23 teenagers. She is a member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence. Herman Cain Cain is the former chief executive of Godfather's Pizza and former chairman of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. He lost the Georgia Republican primary for a U.S. Senate seat in 2004. He was recently the host of Atlanta-based radio show. Newt Gingrich...
  • ACT NOW: Post Immigration Questions for Tonight’s CNN Republican Debate

    10/18/2011 7:46:40 AM PDT · by montag813 · 36 replies · 1+ views
    Stand With Arizona ^ | 10-18-2011 | John Hill
    <p>Tonight, CNN will hold another debate for Republican Presidential candidates, and we need the voices of the 600,000-strong Stand With Arizona community to be heard.</p> <p>At the last Bloomberg-Washington post debate, questions on immigration were TOTALLY excluded - reportedly because the open-borders Michael Bloomberg wanted the rhetoric on immigration to be "toned down". Well now thet we are back to an open format, it's time to "tone" it back up - and express the outrage that the American People feel about the Federal Government's total failure to defend our borders and deal with illegal aliens.</p>
  • Charlie Rose show- live analysis of Republican Presidential debate (interesting)

    10/12/2011 4:08:45 PM PDT · by STARWISE · 9 replies
    Charlie Rose ^ | 10-11-11
    Title: Live analysis of Republican debate (If interested, look for that title when the show's sequence moves in the link order) Date shown: Oct. 11, 2011 Panel: Charlie Rose, Karen Tumulty of the Washington Post, Matthew Dowd of Bloomberg and former George W. Bush advisor, Al Hunt of Bloomberg News, Dan Balz of the Washington Post, Rich Lowry of National Review, Mark Halperin of Time mag, and Julianna Goldman of Bloomberg News $$$ VIDEO: LIVE ANALYSIS OF REPULICAN DEBATE
  • Rush Limbaugh Show,M-F,12NOONPM-3PM,EDT,WABCAM,October 12, 2011

    10/12/2011 8:59:48 AM PDT · by Biggirl · 160 replies
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  • Live from New Hampshire: GOP Debate

    10/11/2011 3:18:34 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 1,948 replies · 3+ views
    Townhall.com ^ | October 11, 2011 | Guy Benson
    Greetings from the picturesque campus of the Ivy League's Dartmouth College, the site of tonight's Republican presidential tilt.  The Tipsheet will have live coverage of the event, which kicks off at 8:00 pm ET and airs on Bloomberg television (time to break out the TV guide, I suspect).  Before you read my take on what to watch for tonight, check out the latest poll from Gallup, which puts the three top-tier candidates within five points of eachother. Storylines (1) Iran: Although the debate is supposed to focus almost exclusively on economic issues, today's breaking news bombshell that the Iranian government...
  • Cain's gift to the GOP

    10/09/2011 10:15:55 PM PDT · by Clairity · 109 replies
    NY Post ^ | Oct 9, 2011 | MIchael A. Walsh
    Is it time to start taking Herman Cain seriously? True, Cain had plenty of early stumbles -- most famously, his plain cluelessness when asked about the Palestinians' "right of return" to Israel. He's going to have to significantly raise his game to be taken seriously. But Cain is expected to shine in tomorrow's night debate at Dartmouth, where the only topic is the economy. It's still unlikely Cain will get the nomination. Romney's had nothing to do except run for president since losing the GOP nod to John McCain four years ago, and has a formidable campaign machine in place....
  • Tuesday Debate

    10/08/2011 9:16:41 PM PDT · by TLittlefella · 4 replies
    Anyone know if the Tuesday debate will be on television? It is not listed in the TV Guide.
  • Perry in uphill battle before key presidential debate

    10/08/2011 1:36:36 PM PDT · by Clairity · 76 replies
    Google News/AFP ^ | Oct 8, 2011 | Deb Price
    Texas Governor Rick Perry can expect his most conservative rivals to try to knock him out of the saddle Tuesday in a high-stakes presidential debate in the key state of New Hampshire. The debate, hosted by Dartmouth College and broadcast live by Bloomberg Television, will be the first to focus solely on the economy as US unemployment remains at a stubbornly high 9.1 percent with 14 million Americans looking for work. "The goal of conservatives in the debate is to take Perry out first, and go after Romney later," said Allan Louden, a presidential debate expert at Wake Forest University.
  • Bloomberg and The Washington Post present first economic debate of Republican primary season (Tue)

    10/07/2011 11:36:06 PM PDT · by Clairity · 28 replies
    Washington Post ^ | Oct 5, 2011 | WP
    Next Tuesday, October 11th at 8pm ET, Bloomberg and The Washington Post, in partnership with WBIN-TV and host Dartmouth College, will present the first debate of the 2012 campaign focused solely on the economy. With the nation facing sustained high unemployment as well as concern over deficits, weak growth and a possible double-dip recession, the Bloomberg/Washington Post debate will devote the entire program to a substantive exploration of the candidates' specific plans for national economic recovery -- in the state that will host the first Presidential primary a few months from now.
  • Debunking the Perry Immigration Lie

    09/25/2011 10:37:58 AM PDT · by Clairity · 365 replies
    TownHall ^ | Sept. 25, 2011 | Kevin McCullough
    In this week's GOP Presidential debate, Governor Mitt Romney and Senator Rick Santorum both repeated untruths about Governor Rick Perry's immigration position. It is time to set the record straight. First let me say, I've not endorsed a candidate and though I've predicted a Perry win in 2012, it is not based on a personal desire, but rather the assessment of all the data that I believe the general election race will be dependent on. I did the same thing in 2006, predicting a Barack Obama win, but by no means endorsing his candidacy. Second let me also say, this...
  • Illegal Immigration Collapse

    09/25/2011 10:11:11 AM PDT · by Eva · 319 replies
    Wall Street Journal ^ | 9/24/11 | editors
    To listen to the recent Republican Presidential debates, you'd think illegal immigration was the biggest threat to the U.S. economy—not to mention to the rule of law, our social fabric and national security. We hate to spoil the political reverie, but the real immigration story these days is how many fewer illegal migrants are trying to get into the land of the free. That's the news from the Department of Homeland Security, which reports that border apprehensions have dropped to their lowest level in nearly 40 years. For fiscal 2010, arrests were 463,000, down from 724,000 in 2008—a one-third decline...