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5 Things to Watch on the Third Day of the Republican National Convention
We’re halfway through the Republican National Convention , and heading into the last two nights with some of the biggest names. Though the convention activity doesn’t actually start until 7:00 p.m. this evening, the convention organizers have packed some big political names into their primetime
Obama's Year To Remember - And To Forget
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES TODAY AT THE WHITE HOUSE: President Obama holds his annual year-end press conference at 1:30 pm ET in the White House briefing room. Obama last fielded reporters’ questions the day after the mid-term elections and there’s a lot of new...
Read an Excerpt of Mark Leibovich's 'This Town'
Excerpted from THIS TOWN: TWO PARTIES AND A FUNERAL-PLUS, PLENTY OF VALET PARKING!-IN AMERICA’S GILDED CAPITAL by Mark Leibovich by arrangement with Blue Rider Press, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA), Inc., Copyright © Mark Leibovich 2013. June 2008 Tim Russert is dead. But the room was...
Scandalous Comebacks: Politicians Bounce Back
After a strange disappearance and an extramarital affair with an Argentinean reporter, disgraced former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford emerged victorious from Tuesday's Republican House primary run-off, proving that a political comeback is still possible. ABC News takes a look at other
Fact Check: President Obama 'Gutted' Welfare Reform
Newt Gingrich, speaking alongside his wife, Callista, tonight in Tampa, revived the Romney camp’s claims that the Obama administration had “gutted” welfare reform by offering waivers for states seeking more flexibility in meeting federal work requirements. On Aug. 7, Romney released an ad claiming
Newt Gingrich Links Romney's Agenda to President Reagan
Former GOP speaker of the House, wife, Callista, deliver remarks to RNC delegates.
Romney Camp Evasive on Convention 'Mystery Speaker'
On a conference call this morning, two consecutive reporters pressed senior Mitt Romney adviser Russ Schriefer on why the campaign won’t reveal its so-called mystery speaker in tonight’s convention lineup. Fox has reported that according to a GOP source, it will be Clint Eastwood. Schriefer’s...
RNC 2012: Newt Gingrich Wants a Return to Real Issues
Newt Gingrich says GOP needs to "learn to tell the truth better than [Democrats] can tell lies."
Gingrich Says at 'Newt U,' History Will Be the Toughest Grader
Newt Gingrich has been given a role at the Republican National Convention that he says he loves to play: professor. The Republican National Convention declared four days of courses to be given by the former speaker of the House, “Newt University” In an interview with...
Texas Toast: What A Tea Party Candidate's Win Means For Washington (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone), CHRIS GOOD (@c_good) and ELIZABETH HARTFIELD (@LizHartfield) NOTABLES: VEEP DAY DRAWS NEAR: Mitt Romney’s campaign won’t say anything about when a vice presidential announcement will be made, but here is a hint: ABC’s Jonathan Karl reports that two potential