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Doug Jones hires Senate Democrats' only African-American chief of staff
Sen.-elect Doug Jones, the Democrat from Alabama who beat Republican Roy Moore in last month's special Senate election, has tapped former Department of Transportation staffer Dana Gresham as his chief of staff, making him the only African-American chief of staff for a Senate Democrat. "I would like
Marco Rubio's Big Poverty Gamble
Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., is making another big bid to esablish himself as of one of the leaders of his party with a speech on poverty and economic mobility today. The remarks are a critical counterpoint to this year's Democrat strategy of pushing hard for minimum wage increases and more to address
CPAC 2013 - Why It Matters, Who's Going, What We Will Learn From It
Today marks the start of a three-day gathering of conservative leaders and activists from around the country. The Conservative Political Action Conference -- CPAC, for short -- is organized by the American Conservative Union and has become an annual focal point that brings together establishment
'This Week' Transcript Archive
Below are links to transcripts of previous "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" episodes. You can see full video of past programs HERE . Like "This Week" on Facebook HERE . You can also follow the show on Twitter HERE . December 9, 2012 Guests : Sen. Tom Coburn, Sen. Debbie Stabenow, Rep. Jeb
Hurricane Interlude, Inside the #Eastwooding Studio, Joe Biden-opoulos, Fact-Checking Romney (PM Note)
Good night, RNC. Here we come, DNC. We look forward to the ‘You Built It’ LEGO sets – http://abcn.ws/QKQXjB …And we look forward to the Lincoln Chaffee’s answer to Artur Davis… In between – Romney visited hurricane damage today – http://abcn.ws/T1b1zg Obama will go Monday...
Robert Gibbs Reacts to Rick Santorum's RNC Speech
Thank you Pennsylvania. It is a great honor for me to be here tonight. With the love of my life wife Karen who've been here and my 93 year old mother. From Florida and and some of our children. My oldest son John wanted to be here tonight. But he's first year cadet. At the citadel. So I just wanna
Republicans Brace For A Split Screen Convention (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) and AMY WALTER (@amyewalter) NOTABLES: CHRIS CHRISTIE IN THE SPOTLIGHT: ABC’s George Stephanopoulos interviewed New Jersey Gov. and Republican National Convention keynote speaker Chris Christie on “Good Morning America” and the governor said he’s ready for his
A Man, A Whiteboard, A Tarmac: Medicare!, Important Policy Debate and Seamus Again (PM Note)
TAPPER: The president the other day made three allusions to Mitt Romney putting his dog on his roof. Is that part of this “important policy debate”? CARNEY: I think he made one allusion in three different speeches that was a joke, just like I think...
Paul Ryan's First Week: A Diversion Without A Difference? (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) and AMY WALTER (@amyewalter) NOTABLES: MICHELLE OBAMA JOINS THE FRAY: ABC’s David Muir reported last night for “World News” on the first time this campaign season First Lady Michelle Obama joined her husband in Iowa — a state President Obama won...
For Whom The Attack Ad Tolls
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) and AMY WALTER (@amyewalter) NOTABLES: BREAKING: JOBS REPORT BETTER THAN EXPECTED: The United States economy added 163,000 jobs in July, but at the same time, the nation’s unemployment rose to 8.3 percent, according to the latest monthly jobs numbers issued ...