Articles Tagged '2012'
PLANNED PARENTHOOD HEAD CAMPAIGNS FOR OBAMA
Cecile Richards, the head of Planned Parenthood, is perpetuating the â€œwar on womenâ€ meme of the left as her organization strives to hold onto American taxpayer dollars. Sensing that many American women are using their actual brains to vote, and not theirÂ â€œlady parts,â€Richardsâ€™ decision to hit the Obama campaign trailÂ full-timeÂ tells us that the abortion industry giant…
Signs mount that Huckabee won’t enter 2012 race
by Brian Montopoli & Robert Hendin, CBS News
Mike Huckabee is running out of time to make up his mind on a 2012 presidential campaign…
Why May 5 matters in the 2012 presidential race
By Chris Cillizza, The Washington Post
And then there was one — sort of.
Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich’s kind-of, sort-of toe-dipping into the presidential waters on Thursday amounts to the kickoff of the 2012 Republican primary fight with several other serious contenders — including former Govs. Haley Barbour (Miss.), Mitt Romney (Mass.) and Tim Pawlenty (Minn.) — expected…
Newt Gingrich to announce exploratory committee â€˜in 10 daysâ€™ â€” in Georgia
By Jim Galloway, ajc.com
Update at 7 p.m., Saturday, February 26th
: I was on a State Bar panel this afternoon with Randy Evans, the Atlanta lawyer in charge of Newt Gingrichâ€™s business interests. Heâ€™s quoted below.
Before we parted, Evans told me this: â€œIn 10 days, Newt Gingrich will be in Georgia, announcing his exploratory committee.â€
Parnell: Palin Is Qualified To Serve
By Scott Conroy, Real Clear Politics
Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell on Friday cited state ethics laws in stopping short of endorsing a potential presidential campaign…
Tea Party Gets Early Start on G.O.P. Targets for 2012
By KATE ZERNIKE, The New York Times
Leaders of more than 70 Tea Party groups in Indiana gathered last weekend to sign a proclamation saying…
Newt Gingrich tells Georgia Republicans heâ€™ll be a candidate in â€˜12
By Jim Galloway, ajc.com
Former U.S. House speaker Newt Gingrich has touched base with several prominent Republicans in his former home state, telling them that…
Romney Wins New Hampshire Republican Party Committee Straw Poll
From ABC NEWS The Note
ABC News Political Director Amy Walter reports:
In the first ever “straw poll” of New Hampshire Republican party committee…
Rubio rejects running as Republicans’ VP nominee
By Michael O’Brien, The Hill
Florida Sen. Marco Rubio (R) said Monday that he has no interest in becoming his party’s vice presidential nominee in 2012.
Rubio, a newly elected senator who’s considered a rising star in the GOP, rejected running on the Republican Party ticket in two years.
“No, and I don’t spend any time thinking about it,”…
Bachmann considers White House run in 2012
BY MARK SOMMERHAUSER, St. Cloud Times
U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann may be mulling a run for president in 2012, as her chief adviser confirmed Wednesday that such a bid is possible.
ABC News first reported that Bachmann is considering a presidential run as she heads to a fundraiser later this month in the first presidential caucus state, Iowa. The…