1. Biden meltdown burns Obama campaign

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    ... (WASHINGTON TIMES) By Brett M. Decker The 2012 presidential election is one of the most ... momentous crossroads in U.S. history. As Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan, the GOPs vice-presidential nominee

  2. Romney up 5 in Rasmussen swing-state tracking poll

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    ... a combined view of the results from 11 key states won by President Obama in 2008 and thought ... to be competitive in 2012. The states collectively hold 146 Electoral College votes and include Colorado, Florida ... , Iowa, Michigan, Nevada, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Wisconsin

  3. Alleged Target abuser arrested in Kentucky

    ... Police today arrested a man suspected of sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl in a West Virginia ... Target store, according to press reports. Allen D. Coates arrested in Target assault ... Allen Dwayne Coates, 37, was captured without incident in Louisville, Ky., CBS News reported

  4. Meet the GOP's biggest power-broker

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    ... political scene as the GOPs biggest power broker. A book by New York Times bestselling investigative ... reporter Craig Unger takes readers right up to the 2012 election with "Boss Rove ... . But in 2012, his investments didn't pay off. Knowing that Rove remains connected and powerful, Unger

  5. Virginia: GOP showdown for U.S. Senate

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    ... Most political pundits assume former Virginia ... governors Tim Kaine and George Allen will meet in the race for Virginia's open U.S. Senate seat ... ; Allen, Jamie Radtke, Delegate Bob Marshall and E.W. Jackson. Jackson tells us that he plans

  6. Who blew the chance to dump Obama?

    ... candidate got beat by a real conservative. Rove's ads were not effective in 2012. In Virginia ... like a political genius on the backs of other people's work. In 2012, the Peter Principle set ... to the right country clubs. They were real conservatives. That's why Rove denied Todd Akin in 2012, too

  7. 'Gay'-marriage ban struck down in Virginia

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    ... in Virginia struck down the state’s ban on same-sex marriage, the latest in a recent string ... as unconstitutional Virginia’s ban on same-sex marriage Thursday night, saying the country has &ldquo ... freedom more perfect.” U.S. District Judge Arenda L. Wright Allen issued a sweeping 41

  8. Va. GOP primary: 'My Two Cents can save economy'

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    ... Tea-party leader and Virginia Republican U.S ... are mired in single digits. Ex-Sen. George Allen still leads but Radtke says she is in the same position ... proposal to balance the budget in just four years. She is also the only GOP challenger to Allen who

  9. Social conservative seeks Va. GOP primary nod

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    ... Five months ago Virginia Del. Bob Marshall made a late entry into the Republican field for the 2012 ... issues like frontrunner and former Sen. George Allen. Virginia's primary is on Tuesday

  10. Coach's son blasts politicians for being in 'the game'

    ... George Allen, former Virginia quarterback, governor and U.S. senator, might appear more affable ... . It is perhaps ironic that Allen, who played quarterback at the University of Virginia, also played ... than his father, famed Washington Redskins coach George Allen, who used to prowl and scowl