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Romney promises to deliver what Obama could not


August 31st, 2012 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 31 (IANS) A 100,000 red, white and blue balloons dropped from the ceiling in a rain of confetti as Mitt Romney accepted the Republican nomination to challenge ... 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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Republicans acutely hostile to Obama, says poll


February 4th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb. 4 (ANI): A poll of 2,000 Republicans - sponsored by the liberal website but conducted by independent pollster Research2000 - paints a picture of a Republican base that's angry, ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin fomally gives up governorship


July 26th, 2009 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 26 (DPA) Former Republican US vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin left unclear her future political plans Sunday as she formally ended her tenure as governor of the state of Alaska. Palin, ... Read more...

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McCain expects Palin to remain on national stage


July 13th, 2009 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 13 (ANI): Sarah Palin, whose resignation as the Alaska Governor was termed as a political suicide, has received worlds of encouragement from her ex- boss, Senator John McCain, who ... Read more...

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Palin will still run for president in 2012: US conservative commentator


July 7th, 2009 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 7 (ANI): Well known conservative political commentator and radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh has said that while he is flummoxed by Sarah Palin's decision to resign as ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin is down but not out: Offers galore for her to write books, do films


November 23rd, 2008 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 23 (ANI): Sarah Palin, the running mate of Republican presidential candidate John McCain, might have lost the bid to the White House, but offers are galore for her to ... Read more...

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If Palin were a cereal, shed be rushed off the shelf!


November 14th, 2008 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov.14 (ANI): In normal circumstances, reporters find it quite simple to judge a politicians popularity. They look at the percentage of people who tell pollsters they have a favorable impression; ... Read more...

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Palin takes on the role of a more traditional running mate


October 11th, 2008 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Wilmington (Ohio US), Oct.11 (ANI): -- In her initial days as a vice presidential candidate, Alaska Governor Sarah Palin sought to reach beyond the Republican base to independents and moderate Democrats, ... Read more...

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Palin daughter wedding could boost McCain campaign flagging fortunes


September 29th, 2008 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept.29 (ANI): The marriage of Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palins pregnant teenage daughter, Bristol, to her ice-hockey-playing fiance, Levi Johnston, before the November 4 election, is being seen in GOP ... Read more...

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Obama inching ahead in tight US prez race


September 29th, 2008 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept.29 (ANI): Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obamas campaign to wrest the White House from Republican rival John McCain has gathered steam. Over the past fortnight, the Illinois Senator has managed ... Read more...

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American women voters concerned about Palins inexperience


September 22nd, 2008 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept.22 (ANI): While polls show that Alaska governor Sarah Palin has effectively energized the Republican base, they also indicate that concerns about her inexperience are rising - especially among ... Read more...

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