republican governors

McCain endorsed by two former Arizona governors

February 20th, 2010 - 2:07 am ICT by BNO News
PHOENIX, ARIZONA (BNO NEWS) -- Former Arizona Republican governors Fife Symington and Jane Dee Hullhave endorsed Senator John McCain for re-election to the U.S. Senate, McCain's office said on Friday.Former governors Symington ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Indian-origin Jindal responds to Obama, calls for smaller government, tax cuts

February 25th, 2009 - 7:18 pm ICT by ANI
Louisiana (US), Feb.25 (ANI): Responding to President Barack Obama''s prime-time speech to Congress on the economy, Louisiana''s Indian-origin Governor Piyush `Bobby'' Jindal called for smaller government, tax cuts, and help for ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ahead of challenging Obama, Jindal rehearses on teleprompter!

February 24th, 2009 - 4:14 pm ICT by ANI
Louisiana (US), Feb.24 (ANI): Fast-talking Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal plans to rehearse the Republican Partys response to President Barack Obamas address to Congress with a teleprompter today before delivering it live ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Schwarzenegger asks fellow governors to give aid package if they dont need it

February 23rd, 2009 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 23 (ANI): California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger in a message to fellow Republican governors, who have refused President Barack Obamas stimulus package to gain political mileage, has asked them ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Jindal, two other GOP Governors see possibility of challenging Obama in 2012

February 23rd, 2009 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.23 (ANI): Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal and two other Republican governors are not ruling out the possibility of running for president in 2012. Speaking on "FOX News Sunday," South Carolina Governor ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Jindal becomes first Governor to refuse Obamas payout to states

February 21st, 2009 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 21 (ANI): Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal has announced that he will decline stimulus money specifically targeted at expanding state unemployment insurance coverage, becoming the first state executive to officially ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Palin firing back at critics not a good idea, say ex-aide and expert

November 13th, 2008 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov.13 (ANI): Some aides of Alaska Governor and Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin, and experts have said that her decision to repeatedly firing back at critics is not a good ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Republican Governors meet in Miami to plot way back to power

November 12th, 2008 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Miami (Florida), Nov.12 (ANI): Republican governors have gathered here to strategise a way back to the White House and to securing a majority in the Congress again. Among the governors attending the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Republican National Convention key agenda sidelined due to Hurricane Gustav

September 2nd, 2008 - 12:38 am ICT by David M N James
Hurricane Gustav has the Republicans radically rethinking their convention this week.The Republican National Convention in Minneapolis/St. Paul area on Monday (September 1) is set to kick off with a major ... Read more...

Posted in Environment, Events, Politics, World, World News |

McCain curtails convention as Gustav threatens coastal US (Second Lead)

September 1st, 2008 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 1 (IANS) As Hurricane Gustav threatened to hit America's Louisiana coast, Republican presidential candidate John McCain turned his party's nominating convention Monday into a business like session shorn of political ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |