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Romney lands in controversy with ‘birther’ joke

August 25th, 2012 - 12:25 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 25 (IANS) A 'birther' joke has landed presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney in a controversy with a not so amused Obama camp accusing him of ... Read more...

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Gingrich announces withdrawal from Republican primaries

May 3rd, 2012 - 10:48 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 3 (IANS/EFE) Presidential hopeful Newt Gingrich announced Wednesday that he is withdrawing from the Republican primaries, leaving the way clear for the front-runner, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt ... Read more...

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Obama isn’t qualified to lead the country: former UN Ambassador John Bolton

March 27th, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 27 (ANI): Former United Nations Ambassador John Bolton has said that US President Barack Obama is not qualified enough to lead the country.Addressing a conference of conservative Republicans in ... Read more...

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Republican Dick Cheney Voices That He Offered To Quit The U.S. Vice Presidency On Three Occasions

January 18th, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 18, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): Dick Cheney, the American Vice President during the preceding Presidency of George W. Bush, has asserted to Jamie Gangel in NBC’s ‘Today’ that he had ... Read more...

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GOP Opposes The Bill Meant For The Extension Of Unemployment Benefits

November 19th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 19, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The American House on Thursday overruled an extension of benefits for employees facing unemployment as a result of the reenergized Republican disparagement of the proposal’s ... Read more...

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1 in 5 Americans thinks Obama is a Muslim

August 19th, 2010 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 19 (IANS) As many as one in five Americans think wrongly that President Barack Obama is a Muslim, indicating a significant increase in the number of such people since ... Read more...

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US passes final version of financial reform overhaul

July 1st, 2010 - 8:16 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 1 (DPA) The US House of Representatives Wednesday approved a final version of legislation that marks the largest overhaul of financial regulation since the Great Depression of the 1930s. A ... Read more...

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US may set up military tribunal for 9/11 suspects

March 6th, 2010 - 4:14 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 6 (DPA) Reports that the White House may use military tribunals to try key terrorism suspects linked to the September 11, 2001, attacks drew a sharp rebuke from civil ... Read more...

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Palin’s 2012 presidential dreams take ’severe hit’ following damaging poll

February 11th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 11(ANI): Former Alaska Governor and 2008 US vice-presidential nominee Sarah Palin's potential as a presidential hopeful has taken a severe hit, as the latest survey has found her to ... Read more...

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Health care, jobs, top Obama’s 2010 agenda

January 15th, 2010 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Chris Cermak Washington, Jan 15 (DPA) President Barack Obama hopes to start off his second year in office with a bang - a major health care reform bill that has eluded ... Read more...

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Obama’s outreach to Muslims very important, say most Americans

April 6th, 2009 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.6 (ANI): President Barack Obama's pledge to "seek a new way forward" with the Muslim world is an important goal, say most Americans.According to a new Washington Post-ABC News poll, ... Read more...

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Top Senators skeptical about Wall Street bail out plan

September 24th, 2008 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept.24 (ANI): The Bush administration''s 700 billion dollar plan to bail out the American financial industry is being received with a great deal of skepticism. Influential lawmakers in both ... Read more...

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Partisanship not gender paramount in public opinion on Palin

September 6th, 2008 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 6 (ANI): Republicans and Democrats have been deeply contrasting first impressions of Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin, suggesting partisanship, not gender, is paramount in the initial public reviews. ... Read more...

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Conservatives are happier than liberals: Study

May 8th, 2008 - 7:58 pm ICT by admin
London, May 8 (ANI): People who have conservative ideologies are much more happier than liberal-leaners, says a new study.And the reason why it is so is because conservatives rationalize social and ... Read more...

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