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With three wins Romney inches closer to nomination

May 9th, 2012 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 9 (IANS) Mitt Romney inched closer to secure Republican party's nomination to challenge President Barack Obama in November with victories in three party primaries in Indiana, North ... Read more...

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Crucial primaries await Republican front-runners

February 28th, 2012 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 28 (IANS) With new polls indicating that the race for Republican presidential nomination remains close and volatile, front-runners Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum are pushing hard for ... Read more...

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Former Pennsylvania Senator wins South Carolina straw poll

April 10th, 2011 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.10 (ANI): Rick Santorum has scored an absolute victory in a straw poll among Republicans in the Greenville County Republican convention.The former Pennsylvania senator won 31 percent of the vote ... Read more...

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Arlen Specter, Incumbent Pennsylvania Senator Loses Out In Re-Election Bid

May 19th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Pennsylvania, May 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The longest Serving senator of Pennsylvania Arlen Specter suffered a humiliating defeat to GOP candidate Joe Sestak in his re election bid yesterday. The defeat ... Read more...

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Obama’s star power fading as healthcare tempers flare

August 16th, 2009 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Chris Cermak Washington, Aug 16 (DPA) The prospects for President Barack Obama's signature domestic issue, overhauling a costly US healthcare system, have taken a dangerous and nasty turn this month.Lawmakers are ... Read more...

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Obama wins Mississippi primary, on to Pennsylvania

March 12th, 2008 - 10:53 am ICT by admin
DPA Washington, March 12 (DPA) Barack Obama won handily in the Democratic presidential primary in Mississippi over rival Hillary Clinton, and both campaigns have already turned their attention to next month's crucial primary ... Read more...

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