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Romney blooper has Republicans backtracking


September 19th, 2012 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 19 (IANS) As Democrats pounced on a Mitt Romney blooper suggesting that nearly half the Americans were "moochers" or dependants, Republicans went into damage control mode, but their ... Read more...

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Paul Ryan accepts Republican vice presidential nomination


August 30th, 2012 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
Tampa, Florida, Aug 30 (IANS) Mitt Romney's running mate Paul Ryan has accepted the Republican vice-presidential nomination, saying time is running out to solve America's fiscal problems, but they ... Read more...

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Nikki slams Obama as Romney clinches nomination


August 29th, 2012 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 29 (IANS) South Carolina's Indian American Governor Nikki Haley has slammed President Barack Obama, painting his administration as an obstructing force that hinders American businesses as Mitt ... Read more...

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Sikh faith leader to offer invocation at Republican convention


August 27th, 2012 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 27 (IANS) In a move aimed at providing a healing touch to the Sikh community in the aftermath of the Wisconsin gurdwara shooting, a Sikh faith ... Read more...

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Indian-Americans get prime spots at US presidential conventions


August 21st, 2012 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 21 (IANS) With both the Democratic and Republican parties out to woo the three million strong Indian-American community with its growing political clout, three of them have ... Read more...

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John McCain supports Paul Ryan


August 13th, 2012 - 6:08 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Aug 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A lot is now going on in the world of politics and surprises keep on revealing out day by day. It was recently reported that Arizona ... Read more...

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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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Haley, Jindal in Romney’s VP guessing game


May 5th, 2012 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 5 (IANS) As the guessing game begins about presumptive Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney's running mate, two Indian-American governors, Nikki Haley and Bobby Jindal, figure among the ... Read more...

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Obama’s budget goes to the Congress


February 14th, 2012 - 12:55 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington., Feb 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Another political battle is looming in Washington as President Barack Obama sends his budget to Congress. The budget will increase taxes on the rich and cut government ... Read more...

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Obama pokes fun at Facebook founder


April 21st, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 21 (IANS) President Barack Obama has joked that he was very proud he got Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg to wear a jacket and tie."I'm very proud of ... Read more...

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Obama draws battle lines with $4 trillion deficit reduction plan (Lead)


April 14th, 2011 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 14 (IANS) Battle lines were clearly drawn as US President Barack Obama unveiled a plan to cut federal deficits by $4 trillion over the next 12 years ... Read more...

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Bachmann emerges as face of Tea Party, Palin’s star waning


January 27th, 2011 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan.27 (ANI): Minnesota Republican Michele Bachmann, a Sarah Palin acolyte weighing a 2012 presidential bid, has emerged as the new star of the Tea Party, after providing the alternative ... Read more...

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Minnesota’s Bachmann posing a challenge to Palin, other GOP leaders


January 27th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan.27 (ANI): Minnesota Representative Michele Bachmann is emerging as the standard-bearer for the conservative movement, and is posing a challenge to expected GOP leaders such as Paul Ryan and former ... Read more...

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State of the Union: Republicans say Obama not doing enough to reduce deficits


January 26th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan.26 (ANI): The Republicans have rebutted US President Barack Obama's State of the Union address, during which a request was made for another round of federal spending.Representative Paul Ryan, who ... Read more...

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Republicans Aim To Repeal Health Care Policies


November 8th, 2010 - 8:50 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has specified with full conviction that the first aim of the Republican would be to oppose and amend the health care ... Read more...

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Republican ‘Young Guns’ critical of Bush to offer real change to voters


September 6th, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 6 (ANI): A new generation of Republican congressmen are bidding to convince voters that the Right can offer real change, and criticized former president George W Bush and the ... Read more...

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U.S. Senators introduce legislation to give the President line-item veto authority


June 10th, 2010 - 2:33 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – U.S. Senators Russ Feingold, Tom Carper, and John McCain introduced legislation Wednesday to give the President line-item veto authority to target wasteful spending.Last year Feingold and McCain, ... Read more...

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Republican think tank sidelines Jindal as future GOP leader


April 4th, 2009 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.4 (ANI): The Heritage Foundation, a prominent conservative think tank in Washington, has anointed Representative Paul Ryan "the leader of the future of the conservative movement."According to Fox News, Ryan ... Read more...

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