Romney RNC speech jabs at Clinton, Obama In his speech Friday, Romney not only hit the current President. He aimed his attack at a possible future opponent in 2016: former secretary of state Hillary Clinton. “The results of the Hillary Clinton-Barack Obama foreign policy have been devastating ... 01/16/2015 - 3:31 pm | View Link
Romney RNC speech jabs at Clinton, Obama Mitt Romney acknowledged Friday that he is once again considering running for the Republican presidential nomination,declaring that the country is in worse shape on both the domestic and foreign fronts since President Barack Obama took office. 01/16/2015 - 2:46 pm | View Link
Obama allies use Romney’s RNC climate change joke in post-Sandy attack ad President Barack Obama is not the only one being hit with a storm-related attack ads in the aftermath ... “President Obama promised to begin to slow the rise of the oceans,” said Romney, as the RNC audience began to laugh. “And to heal the planet!” 11/5/2012 - 6:26 pm | View Link
Catholics for Obama” Calls Hit Romney: How Can you Support a Mormon? Just a week ago, I reported a call from an Obama supporter received by a Catholic in Pennsylvania ... Catholics’ Network and was chairman of Catholic Outreach at the RNC between 2000-2004 and is the author of Onward Christian Soldiers: the Growing ... 10/2/2012 - 10:36 pm | View Link
Obama Outspends Romney as Romney Outraised Obama in July Romney and the Republican National Committee raised an astounding $101 million in July and it is the third consecutive month the campaign has hit triple digits. Obama and the Democrats ... respective parties, both the RNC and the DNC raise and spend ... 08/23/2012 - 5:11 am | View Link
Capitol Report ReutersRead a recap of the fourth Republican presidential debate, as live-blogged by MarketWatch's Rob Schroeder. It was held in Milwaukee, Wis., and featured eight ... 11/30/2015 - 2:37 am | View Website
Romney's "RNC Power Grab": What Really Happened Senator Ted Cruz may be an outcast in Washington DC, and a thorn in the side of the Republican National Committee as well as GOP leadership, but at home he is a hero. 11/30/2015 - 2:37 am | View Website
16 Reasons Why Mitt Romney Would Be A Really, Really Bad ... At this point, it appears very likely that Mitt Romney is going to be the Republican nominee for president in 2012. He has raised far more money than any of 11/29/2015 - 6:13 am | View Website
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RINO, Republican in Name Only, Republicans that Voted for ... RINO, Republicans in Name Only, Republicans who Voted for TARP, Bailouts, Stimulus, Cap & Trade and/or Claimed Obama was Eligible 11/27/2015 - 2:15 pm | View Website
WDTNUS Senate race featuring GOP's Rob Portman and ex-Ohio governor drawing heavy WDTNFILE - In this Sept. 4, 2012, file photo, former Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland addresses the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N. C. In a surge of earlier-than-ever spending, outside groups are seeking to influence the U.
You could hardly open a Pennsylvania newspaper in 2012 without running into a story about the prosecution of sexual predators or their enablers. The case of Jerry Sandusky, the Penn State football coach convicted of abusing 10 boys, was all over the headlines. Two Philadelphia grand juries, in 2003 and 2011, had documented a massive cover-up of sexual abuse by the Catholic Church that would end up with two priests and a Monsignor going to prison—the latter was the first senior church official in the United States convicted of endangering children by covering up abuses by priests under his supervision.
In July 2012, after yet another priest was arrested, Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams lauded the alleged victim for speaking out after years of silence: "As we have learned," Williams said, "it is extremely difficult for sexual abuse victims to admit that the assault happened, and then to actually report the abuse to authorities can be even harder for them."
The grand juries had made similar points.
In July, British tabloid the Daily Mail came out with a screaming headline: "EXCLUSIVE: Video shows Hillary Clinton boarding private jet just hours after launching global-warming push." Clinton's strategy to slash carbon dioxide emissions, the Mail gleefully reported, didn't preclude her from traveling on an aircraft that burns hundreds of gallons of jet fuel every hour.
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It was the biggest settlement since lobbying reforms were passed two decades ago. The Justice Department announced that one of Washington's top lobbying firms would pay a fine after being charged with repeatedly failing to disclose its activities. The $125,000 civil penalty the Carmen Group agreed