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Romney picks conservative Paul Ryan as running mate


August 11th, 2012 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 11 (IANS) Skipping two rising Indian-American stars, Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney Saturday picked up fiscal conservative Paul Ryan as his running mate, making faltering economy as ... Read more...

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John McCain ranked most conservative US senator in 2010


February 25th, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 25(ANI): US Senator from Arizona John McCain, who was labeled a moderate during his presidential campaign, had one of the most conservative 2010 voting records in the Senate, according ... Read more...

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John Edwards To Marry Mistress Rielle Hunter?


January 7th, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Reports are abuzz that former presidential candidate John Edwards is engaged to his mistress, Rielle Hunter. A tabloid created quite a stir with its report claiming ... Read more...

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John Edwards And Former Mistress Rielle Hunter To Reunite?


December 8th, 2010 - 8:35 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It looks like John Edwards' former mistress Rielle Hunter is back in the news once again after the passing away of the Democratic candidate's wife. The ... Read more...

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Write-In Candidate Lisa Murkowski, A Frontrunner To Win Alaska Senate Race


November 1st, 2010 - 9:31 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Anchorage, Nov 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It would come as a surprise if write-in candidate Lisa Murkowski is indeed successful in pulling off a political miracle. With a latest polling survey ... Read more...

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Republicans appear poised to win big in US poll


November 1st, 2010 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 1 (IANS) Even as President Barack Obama prepares to leave over the weekend for a four-nation trip to Asia, including the first stop in India, his Democratic ... Read more...

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Christine O’Donnell puts her foot in the mouth in the ‘Separation of Church & State’ case


October 20th, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Tea Party Senate candidate for Delaware goofed badly during a debate with the Democratic candidate, Chris Coons at Widener Law School.Debating in front ... Read more...

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Jerry Brown And Meg Whitman Had Their First Debate


September 30th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez, 30 Sep, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The first debate between Jerry Brown and Meg Whitman took place on Tuesday and Meg Whitman came on top at the end of it but the ... Read more...

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Christine O’Donnell vows to not to talk to the national media


September 23rd, 2010 - 8:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Christine O'Donnell, Republican Senate nominee for Delaware says she will concentrate on the local media in her bid to win more votes. Delaware announced this on ... Read more...

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US Senate poll: Campaign with a difference


September 16th, 2010 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 15 (IANS) It's a campaign with a difference. Candidates in the Senate election in the US have launched their websites in the names of opposition party leaders. Sharron Angle, the Republican ... Read more...

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Monica Lewinsky scandal: Brown apologizes for mocking Clinton


September 14th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 14 (ANI): Democratic candidate and perhaps future California Governor Jerry Brown has apologised for mocking former US President Bill Clinton over his affair with White House intern Monica Lewinsky.It ... Read more...

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New Hampshire Democrat criticized for publicly stating death wish for Palin


August 12th, 2010 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 12 (ANI): A New Hampshire Democrat is under severe criticism for saying that former Governor Sarah Palin should have crashed with Senator Ted Stevens.Ted Stevens' died on Monday ... Read more...

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Democratic Candidate From Colorado Vends His Abode To Sponsor His Senatorial Bid This Year


July 27th, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, July 27, 2010 (Just Flashed): Andrew Romanoff happens to be a prominent constituent of the Democratic Party from Colorado. Romanoff also happens to be a senatorial aspirant in the American ... Read more...

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Harry Reid’s Son Skips Last Name In Campaign For Nevada Governor


June 28th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Las Vegas, June 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rory Reid, the son of the U.S. senate majority leader Harry Reid is the Democratic candidate in the race of Nevada's governor. However, the ... Read more...

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Democrat Alvin Greene Stuns Democrats Of South Carolina By Winning The South Carolinian Senate Primary


June 10th, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
Alvin Greene is a jobless black American and a military veteran, who belongs to the Democratic Party.Now, he is the Democratic candidate from South Carolina for the 2010 American ... Read more...

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Alvin Greene Asked To Step Down From Senatorial Race On Obscenity Charges


June 10th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey South Carolina had nominated a candidate for the Senatorial race who is currently facing obscenity charges, although they were not aware of it.However, when they did come to ... Read more...

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Oregon Election Results Declared


May 19th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Portland, Oregon, May 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The election results for the state of Oregon has been declared. While most of the results were more or less predicted, the biggest surprise ... Read more...

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Florida Governor Charlie Crist To Announce His Senatorial Plans For The Future


April 29th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 29, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Except for a last-minute volte-face, Florida Governor Charlie Crist will turn Florida's American Senate race on its head today by officially enunciating that he will ... Read more...

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Nathan Deal Resigns


March 22nd, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Washington, Mar 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After voting a "no" against the health reform bill that was passed by the Democrats, Republican Rep. Nathan Deal resigned from his position in ... Read more...

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68 percent of Americans would vote out all lawmakers: Fox poll


March 20th, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar.20 (ANI): A Fox News poll shows 68 percent of voters would oust all incumbents, while 20 percent would keep all lawmakers in office.The poll further revealed that even 52 ... Read more...

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Former governor Jerry Brown aims to replace Schwarzenegger


March 3rd, 2010 - 9:30 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, March 3 (DPA) California's former governor Jerry Brown has announced that he wants his old job back when Arnold Schwarzegger steps down at the end of his term in ... Read more...

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52 percent Americans say Obama doesn’t deserve re-election: CNN poll


February 17th, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 17 (IANS) A year after President Barack Obama's landslide victory, more than half of Americans say he doesn't deserve re-election in 2012, according to a new poll. Only 44 ... Read more...

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Ukrainians vote in presidential runoff


February 7th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kiev, Feb 7 (RIA Novosti) Polls opened Sunday in Ukraine's presidential runoff, with Ukrainians having to choose between opposition leader Viktor Yanukovych and Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko in a bitterly fought election. Yanukovych ... Read more...

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Martha Coakley Concedes Defeat For Democrats After 46 Years


January 20th, 2010 - 8:47 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Massachusetts, Jan 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The representative of the Democratic Party, Martha Coakley, was forced to concede defeat at the Massachusetts Senate Elections against the Republican candidate Scott Brown. The ... Read more...

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Scott Brown Receives Republican Nomination For Election In January


December 9th, 2009 - 7:27 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Newton, Dec. 09, (THAINDIAN NEWS) State Senator Scott Brown has won the Republican nomination to contest for the Massachusetts Senate seat, which earlier belonged to Senator Edward Kennedy. He defeated ... Read more...

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Joseph Cao: Only Republican Member To Support Health Care Reform Bill


November 9th, 2009 - 8:27 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov.9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Health care reform bill, which has been criticized for several reasons, has got its way cleared from the House of Representatives. The bill not only gained ... Read more...

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New York Election Results In Favor Of Mayor Michael Bloomberg


November 4th, 2009 - 7:55 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar New York, Nov.4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Mayor Michael Bloomberg has been declared as the winner of the New York re-election for the post of the mayor. The candidate of the Independent ... Read more...

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Virginia State Board of Elections 2009


November 4th, 2009 - 7:52 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Virginia, Nov 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Virginia is going to the polls. The following offices will be up for election, which will be decided by the voters, in the United States Commonwealth ... Read more...

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New Jersey Election Results: Chris Christie Wins


November 4th, 2009 - 7:29 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar New Jersey, Nov.4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) New Jersey election results had been quite disappointing for the Democratic party, as the Republicans came out victorious. Republican candidate of New Jersey, Chris Christie ... Read more...

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US Senate complete as court backs disputed November election


July 1st, 2009 - 5:07 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 1 (DPA) A nearly eight-month dispute over Minnesota's US Senate seat ended Tuesday, as the state's highest court sanctioned the wafer-thin election victory of Democratic candidate Al Franken. Closely watched ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin eyeing bigger game than Alaska Gov run in 2010?


June 24th, 2009 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 24 (ANI): Amid growing speculation that Sarah Palin will not seek re-election as Alaska Governor in 2010, many Republicans and Democrats across the state have begun eyeing running for ... Read more...

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Cartoonists draw a blank on Obama


January 27th, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan.27 (ANI): After poking fun at George W. Bush for eight years, political cartoonists are finding Barack Obama a more elusive target. Bush''s emotive facial expressions, easy-to-caricature physical features and, most ... Read more...

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US to witness more ethnic, class diversity in Michelle Obamas fashions


January 18th, 2009 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 18(ANI): Incoming US First Lady Michelle Obamas style statement will inspire more ethnic and class diversity in the fashions, according to a fashion expert.Her fashion choices often reflect an ... Read more...

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Assembly Speaker Silver says he will support Caroline Kennedy if shes appointed to the Senate


January 2nd, 2009 - 6:42 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 2 (ANI): New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver has said that he will support Caroline Kennedy if shes appointed to the Senate seat of Hillary Clinton by state ... Read more...

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Guv Paterson puts caution flag on Kennedys Senate seat front-runner tag


December 25th, 2008 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 25 (ANI): New York Governor David Paterson has said that Caroline Kennedy is not front-runner to replace Secretary of State designate Hillary Clinton for the Senate seat.Paterson put ... Read more...

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