PDP Mulls Caucus, BoT and NEC Meetings to Approve Guidelines for Primaries Baring any last minute changes, the National Working Committee (NEC) would summon three separate meetings of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) caucus, Board of Trustees (BoT) and the National Executive Committee (NEC) for the purpose of approving the ... 09/3/2014 - 4:19 am | View Link
Caucus payments to Iowa officials prompt scrutiny DES MOINES, Iowa -- None of the early-voting states that do the bulk of the work of picking the ... Some of the criticism centers on the Iowa Straw Poll, a Republican Party fundraiser, Dawson said. Candidates and handlers alike have felt "like they were ... 07/20/2013 - 9:00 pm | View Link
Hispanic Caucus Questions GOP Budget Bill Pierluisi, at a news conference on the bill, pointed to the fact that voters of Puerto Rican descent living along the Interstate 4 corridor in central Florida are a key swing-voting constituency ... territories more like states, which don’t face the ... 05/9/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Tuesday’s Republican Primaries and Caucus Send Messages to Romney and Obama (Weblog and News Roundup) The Daily Kos’…Kos: With victories in Colorado, Minnesota, and Missouri, Santorum can now boast four states to Romney’s ... vote there was effectively a straw poll. But by winning more than 100,000 votes in a swing-state battleground, Santorum ... 02/8/2012 - 3:56 am | View Link
After immigration bill's demise, Obama to huddle with Hispanic caucus A cloture vote — which requires the support of 60 senators — failed to pass. Five Democrats from conservative and swing states joined Republicans in opposing the legislation. Obama and the lawmakers will likely discuss ways to move forward on ... 12/20/2010 - 6:15 pm | View Link
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Politics, Political News Historical artifacts collector pays close to $400,000 for Calif. golden nugget: David Keup - Oct 26, 2014: The Butte Nugget was up for sale on Oct. 23 at an antique ... 10/30/2014 - 6:55 am | View Website
Election Forecasts This weekend’s announcement by the former governor of Montana, Brian Schweitzer, that he would not seek that state’s Democratic nomination for Senate represents ... 10/30/2014 - 12:00 am | View Website
The Ballot 2014 Who's up, who's down, where are they stopping, and what are they saying? We're tracking the 2014 campaign so you don't have to. 10/29/2014 - 2:13 pm | View Website
Civil rights lawyer Norman Siegel has defended countless victims of government abuse over the years, including people swept up in another hysterical call for health quarantines during the early days of the AIDS epidemic. Even the grizzled Siegel has been struck by the bravery and eloquence of Kaci Hickox, the 33-year-old nurse who telephoned him Saturday from a makeshift tent on the grounds of a New Jersey hospital to seek his legal help.
An Israeli cartoonist is standing by his work after coming under criticism for publishing an editorial cartoon evoking the 9/11 attack on the World Trade Center in New York.
The cartoon, by Amos Biderman of Haaretz, shows Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the controls of an aircraft headed for a building topped by an American flag.
SAN FRANCISCO – A Native American tribe’s plan for a Las Vegas-style casino in the Central Valley nearly 40 miles from its reservation has drawn opposition from other casino-owning tribes in the state.
Now voters will weigh in on whether the