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Obama slightly ahead of Romney in poll of polls


July 6th, 2012 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 6 (IANS) President Barack Obama has a slight 3-point advantage over likely Republican nominee Mitt Romney in a new poll of polls averaging three recent national surveys ... Read more...

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Romney creates history in clinching Republican nomination (Lead)


May 30th, 2012 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 30 (IANS) Mitt Romney created history as he finally clinched the Republican nomination to challenge President Barack Obama in the November presidential, becoming the first Mormon nominee ... Read more...

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Mitt Romney clinches Republican nomination


May 30th, 2012 - 10:21 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 30 (IANS) Mitt Romney created history as he finally clinched the Republican nomination to challenge President Barack Obama in November, becoming the first Mormon nominee from ... Read more...

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After five-state sweep, Romney readies to battle Obama (Lead)


April 25th, 2012 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 25 (IANS) Sweeping five Republican primaries to effectively clinch the Republican nomination, Mitt Romney prepared to challenge President Barack Obama in the November general election."A better America ... Read more...

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Romney sweeps five states, readies to battle Obama


April 25th, 2012 - 11:03 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 25 (IANS) Mitt Romney has swept five Republican primaries to effectively clinch the Republican nomination to challenge President Barack Obama in the November general election.With his nearest ... Read more...

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White House releases Obama, Biden’s tax returns


April 14th, 2012 - 4:28 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 14 (IANS) The White House Friday released tax returns by President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden which revealed that the first family paid $162,074 in ... Read more...

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Romney pulls ahead, but Ohio still hangs in balance (Lead)


March 7th, 2012 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 7 (IANS) Mitt Romney pulled ahead to score his fourth victory in Super Tuesday primaries in ten states, but with the most hotly contested prize Ohio witnessing ... Read more...

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Romney gains presidential momentum with twin wins


February 29th, 2012 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 29 (IANS) With a narrow win in his home state of Michigan and an easy victory in Arizona, Mitt Romney boosted his chances of becoming the Republican ... Read more...

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Obama calls himself ‘underdog’ in 2012 poll


October 4th, 2011 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 4 (IANS) As a new poll suggested that a majority of Americans expect him to be a one-term president, Barack Obama called himself an "underdog" with a ... Read more...

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How good are Obama’s chances to win a second term?


April 5th, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 5 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has officially started his re-election campaign that has raised questions about his chances of winning the 2012 presidential elections.A poll conducted last month ... Read more...

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‘Plummeting’ Palin loses another long-time admirer


March 24th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 24(ANI): Bill Kristol, an American political analyst who has been one of former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin's most prominent boosters, has said that he feels Palin is "unlikely to ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin to address annual conclave Saturday


March 17th, 2011 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) In her first major foreign trip in three years, former US vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin will be in India this weekend to deliver ... Read more...

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‘Giuliani considering presidential bid for second time’


January 8th, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 8 (ANI): Former Mayor of New York City, Rudy Giuliani, is talking to his political advisers about contesting in the 2012 presidential elections, sources close to him said.The ... Read more...

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Republican Nominee Rich Iott Attracts Ire For Posing In Nazi Uniform


October 11th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Republican congressional nominee Rich Iott has found himself amidst extensive negative publicity after some of his pictures in German Nazi Waffen SS uniform came to the ... Read more...

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Meg Whitman Accused Of Illegally Employing Undocumented Worker


October 1st, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar, Oct 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The largest labor union in California, funded by Service Employees International Union, has accused Meg Whitman, for keeping an undocumented housekeeper. Although the Republican nominee is ... Read more...

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“Saturday Night Live” Parodies Christine O’Donnell’s Witchcraft Video


September 26th, 2010 - 11:50 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) "Saturday Night Live",which often parodies the contemporary culture of the United States not only saw the jokes hurled at Governor David Paterson but also the show ... Read more...

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Christine O’Donnell Lands In Controversy Again By Saying “Evolution Is A Myth”


September 26th, 2010 - 8:29 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Tea Party favorite and the Republican nominee of Delaware, Christine O'Donnell seems to have landed herself another controversy this week. The former political commentator hogged ... Read more...

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Christine O’Donnell Uses National Media Channel Only To Shun It


September 23rd, 2010 - 8:47 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Sep 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Using one media source Christine O'Donnell on Tuesday night shunned all others for the rest of the few months before the gubernatorial election. Tea Party backed ... Read more...

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US politician dabbled in witchcraft, tape reveals


September 20th, 2010 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 20 (IANS) A Republican leader who is contesting the US Senate election scheduled in November this year, has admitted that she once dabbled in witchcraft. Christine O'Donnell, the Republican nominee from ... Read more...

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Indian American Reshma Saujani loses New York primary


September 15th, 2010 - 11:23 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar New York, Sep 15 (IANS) A former fundraiser for Hillary Clinton, Indian American Reshma Saujani, failed in her bid to challenge veteran Democrat Carolyn Maloney in a New York ... Read more...

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Kenderick Meek Wins Over Jeff Greene At Florida Democrat Primary


August 25th, 2010 - 7:57 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Tallahassee, Aug 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) If the Republicans are in a mood to trust some fresh faces with the November Gubernatorial election job, then on the other hand Democrats are ... Read more...

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Republicans Nominate Rick Scott For Florida Governor


August 25th, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In what many termed as one of the ugliest and the most-expensive primary election, former Health-care executive Rick Scott was able to beat Attorney General Bill ... Read more...

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Connecticut Republicans Nominate Linda McMahon For Fall Election


August 12th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Aug 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The former World Wrestling Entertainment CEO Linda McMahon has ultimately been able to wrestle her way to win the Republican primary from Connecticut. The lady won ... Read more...

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Bill Haslam To Face Mike McWherter After Winning Tennessee GOP Primary For Governor


August 6th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Washington, Aug 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The massive campaigning by Knoxville Mayor Bill Haslam which spanned across 19 months finally yielded results when the politician managed to register victory in Tennessee's ... Read more...

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More Indian Americans contesting polls this year


July 6th, 2010 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 6 (IANS) With the rise of 'desi power', as people of Indian origin call themselves, a record number of Indian Americans are running for public office this ... Read more...

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Utah Republicans Bestow Trust On Mike Lee


June 23rd, 2010 - 7:29 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Salt Lake City, June 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Although the defeat was not by a big margin as such, attorney Mike Lee was ultimately able to win the Republican nomination for ... Read more...

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Rep Candidate Wins Primary After Suggesting Landmines on US/Mexico Border


June 16th, 2010 - 2:00 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
June 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) During a radio interview which was given last month by the Republican nominee for New Mexico, Tom Cullins, he suggested that the United States could place landmines along ... Read more...

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Indiana Rep. Mark Souder: Affair & Resignation Letter


May 18th, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The following are the prepared remarks which were posted by Fox News from Indiana's Rep. Mark Souder who is resigning from the House of Representatives after having ... Read more...

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2010 Congressional election remains close, 2012 split evenly


May 13th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 13 (ANI): If a Congressional election were held today in the United States, 42 percent of voters would back the Republican candidate in their district, while 40 percent would ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin waxes eloquent on ‘finest public servant in United States’ McCain


March 27th, 2010 - 3:44 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 27(ANI): Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin has lauded Arizona Senator John McCain as one of the "finest public servants" in the United States.Palin is currently in Tucson, ... Read more...

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Palin caught consulting notes scribbled on hand during Tea Party speech


February 8th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
New York, February 8 (ANI): Sarah Palin served a critics' delight after consulting notes scribbled on her left hand during an address at the National Tea Party Convention in Nashville.The former ... Read more...

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Obama set to break Nixon’s record of 48 ‘Time’ cover appearances


December 22nd, 2009 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 22(ANI): US President Barack Obama looks set to break former President Richard M. Nixon's record of 48 cover appearances on the prestigious Time magazine.With 24 covers after just his ... Read more...

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Radio host may give tough competition to McCain


November 25th, 2009 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov. 25 (ANI): A Phoenix-based talk radio show host may prove to be a tough competition for Senator John McCain as he gears up for his Senate re-election bid next year, ... Read more...

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Newt Gingrich thinks supporting Doug Hoffman is a mistake


October 27th, 2009 - 9:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich is asking conservative activists to re-think their support for a third-party candidate in a key upcoming New York special election as ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin’s help not required for the coming electoral race


October 12th, 2009 - 8:51 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Virginia, Oct 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sarah Palin, the vice-presidential candidate who was known more for her wardrobe than for her electoral speeches is soon going to script another breaking news with ... Read more...

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