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Republicans Pushing Trump to Drop Cain for Fed Nomination

Herman Cain has not yet been nominated to join the Federal Reserve Board, but Republicans are already working to remove him from consideration. Republican Senators are warning President Trump that the nomination of the 2012 presidential candidate will cause an ugly confirmation fight that they would prefer to avoid. “There are concerns that are being […]

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Health Care

Tea Party Activists Demonstrate Against Obamacare as Supreme Court Readies to Hear Arguments on Issue

Despite the rain and cold, hundreds of conservative Tea Party protestors were out in force on Saturday listening to speakers, tearing up copies of Obama’s health care law, and waving flags in front of the US Capitol. The Tea Party movement is adamantly opposed to President Obama’s health care reform legislation, saying that it is […]

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Cain Can’t

Herman Cain, businessman turned politician, withdrew his candidacy for the Republican nomination at a rally in Atlanta on Saturday. “As of today, with a lot of prayer and soul-searching, I am suspending my presidential campaign, “said Cain while a crowd of supporters chanted his name. “Because of the continued distractions, the continued hurt caused on […]

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Gingrich Pulling Ahead in Polls

Republican contenders for their party’s nomination for who will run against incumbent President Obama were campaigning in Iowa last week, with Newt Gingrich, former speaker of the House of Representatives, edging his way into the lead. Gingrich the Latest Favorite The latest polls show that Gingrich has taken the lead in the race with twenty-four […]