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  • Cleveland could be good for GOP, if ...

    I take it as a good sign that the Republican National Committee has chosen to hold its convention in Cleveland.

  • James' return to Cleveland could complicate GOP

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Celebrations aside, LeBron James' decision to return to the Cleveland Cavaliers of the NBA could complicate the Republican Party's plan to nominate its presidential contender on Lake Erie's shores in 2016. If James leads his team into post-season play then, the GOP could...

  • GOP smashing online fundraising records

    The Republican National Committee said that it raised online more in the first four months of 2014 than all of last year.

  • VIDEO --- WEX BackStory: GOP picks Cleveland for 2016 convention

    In this latest installment of WEX BackStory, Rebecca Berg explains the reasoning behind the GOP's selection of Cleveland for its 2016 convention.

  • The top 8 reasons why holding the RNC convention in Cleveland is the right call

    Cleveland will be the location for the 2016 Republican National Convention, beating out competition from Dallas and placing the nomination of the party's future presidential candidate in an important swing state, chairman Reince Priebus announced Tuesday.

  • Dallas losses to Cleveland in bid to host 2016 Republican National Convention

    WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – The Republican National Committee announced Tuesday that Cleveland had beat out Dallas for the right to host the 2016 Republican National Convention. The RNC’s site selection committee’s recommendation to hold the event in Cleveland remains contingent on...

  • Hurray! Republicans pick Cleveland for 2016 national convention

    I’ve attended, in one way, shape or form, 10 Republican National Conventions and look forward to the 11thâ€"especially because the weather is likely to be very good in Cleveland.

  • Republicans pick Cleveland to host 2016 convention

    Will Republicans' road to the White House begin in Cleveland?

  • RNC comments on June jobs report

    WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – Fueled by a better-than-expected June jobs report, the Dow Jones Industrial Average surpassed 17,000 for the first time in history. However, the strong showing of a 6.1 percent unemployment rate failed to impress the Republican National Committee. “Once again,...

  • McCain says Obama weakened America, encourages donations to RNC

    WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – Because “friends and foes” view President Barak Obama’s America as weak, people should donate to the Republican National Committee, says U.S. Sen. John McCain. McCain On Monday, the RNC sent out a mass email to supporters containing a letter from the...

  • Larry Sabato: Despite Mississippi loss, Tea Party 'is alive and well'

    They didn't win in Mississippi, but the Tea Party showed in their effort to unseat GOP Sen. Thad Cochran that it is alive and well, says a new analysis.

  • Republicans hold the line on gay marriage one year after landmark ruling

    Since a Supreme Court ruling one year ago, gay marriage backers have won a spate of court cases and six more states have recognized gay marriage. One place the issue hasn't changed much: The GOP caucus on Capitol Hill.

  • How Kevin McCarthy's new job could make John Boehner's harder

    The election of Rep. Kevin McCarthy as the new House majority leader has failed to extinguish the rumblings of discontent by far-right lawmakers that could lead to an effort to oust House Speaker John Boehner in January.

  • Here's how Kevin McCarthy will differ from Eric Cantor

    Where Eric Cantor pushed, expect Kevin McCarthy to steer. Where the outgoing House majority leader has used his post to lead the Republican Party, expect his successor to lead his conference.

  • How Republican candidates are catching up with Democrats on data

    Republican campaigns and political groups will for the first time have access to a data clearinghouse that marries voters’ traditional contact information and history with their digital online profiles and Internet viewing habits.



From the Weekly Standard

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    Republicans have distinct advantages in Senate races this year, including President Obama’s low job ratings, the number of vulnerable Democrats, and an unhappy national mood. But there’s...

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    Iraqi prime minister Nuri al-Maliki knows what he wants: a third term in office for himself and U.S. military help in defeating ISIS (now the Islamic State). Political reconciliation between...

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