1. Microsoft founder invests $40m in foreign vote-count firm

    Paul Allen

    ... [/caption] Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, a supporter of President Obama, is investing $40 ... million in Scytl, the Spain-based firm that in January 2012 acquired 100 percent of SOE Software ... , the leading software provider of election management solutions in the United States. Allen made

  2. Media's excuses for Hasan's mass murdering

    ... of Virginia executed Muslim mass murderer John Allen Muhammad, for the killing of 10 people in Maryland ... From Fort Hood, Texas, on Nov. 11 came the news that the United States Army has charged Maj. Nidal ... , D.C. and Virginia. Former Harvard professor, author and political columnist Daniel Pipes has

  3. Requiem for the loony tea party

    ... , the big loser was the tea party. That's nowhere more true than in Virginia, where Republicans ... positions sent Virginia women voters flocking to Democratic candidate Terry McAuliffe. In exit polls ... for McAuliffe. Strangely enough, Virginia Republicans weren't satisfied with Cuccinelli's

  4. 4 principles for finishing the race


    ... was quite fast and specialized in short-distance runs. I was good with sprints, but I was horrible at long ... said farewell to the Ephesian elders, he told them he wanted to finish his race with joy (see Acts 20 ... that will help us know how we can cross life's finish line with flying colors. First, we need

  5. No more Karl Rove candidates!

    ... were George Allen in Virginia, Tommy Thompson in Wisconsin, Connie Mack in Florida and Heather Wilson ... the richest super PAC in 2012 (American Crossroads, which reportedly spent $300 million in the 2012 election ... predictions that "Romney will win Florida, North Carolina, Virginia, New Hampshire, Ohio, Iowa

  6. George Allen's macaca misstep

    ... in any culture? I surely didn't. And I very strongly suspect that Virginia's U.S. Sen. George Allen ... onslaught took place. Now Sen. Allen, who is in a re-election campaign with a possible later bid ... to a University of Virginia student aide to rival Senate candidate Jim Webb, S.R. Sidarth, an American

  7. Building on momentum from 2010 vote

    ... , Michele Bachmann, Ken Cuccinelli, Brigitte Gabriel, Allen West, Lila Rose, Marco Rubio, Mike Pence ... for a 2012 conference. The incoming chief of the American Conservative Union, whose Conservative ... be reaching out to social conservatives to make sure participants at the 2012 event support the movement's

  8. Something funny about that Jersey bridge story


    ... in the balance of power. When all the votes were counted, they had gained 63. In 2012, Election Projection ... foretold Obama's re-election, missing only Florida in the process. At 49/50 correct, 2012 was EP's ... of gubernatorial contests that year (11)," Elliott touted. "Finally, the House projections here gave Democrats

  9. Yes, Virginia, there is a choice in November

    ... When I moved from the Left Coast to Virginia a decade ago, I thought it would be like entering ... on the national scene. That state was always Virginia for me. But over the last 10 years, Virginia's ... at the poor election choices the state has made. In 2013, for instance, Virginia made

  10. Boehner jokes about GOP infighting on Leno


    ... with Jay Leno. And he had a little fun with Leno when asked if the GOPs political infighting is the worst it has ever been.