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Missouri GOP Senate candidate on VAWA: ‘Not sure what that is’

The Democratic Party of Missouri and Republican Senate candidate Sarah Steelman exchanged blows on Monday over the Violence Against Women Act. The Missouri Democrats uploaded a video to YouTube in which Steelman admitted that she was unfamiliar with the bill, because she was “not serving right now.” Steelman, who is…

Rahm: If it was up to Mitt Romney, we wouldn’t have an auto industry

Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel told CNN’s Piers Morgan on Monday night that presumptive Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney would have let the U.S. automotive industry fail. “I would say clearly Mitt Romney’s economic policies want to take us to a point in time which actually led to the crisis we…

Romney: Young people ‘have to vote for me’

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney declared on Monday that “young voters in this country have to vote for me.” During a press conference in Aston, Pennsylvania, the candidate told reporters that young Americans should reconsider their support for President Barack Obama. “I think young voters in this country have…

Ron Paul vows to continue because Romney could ‘stumble’

Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul on Monday said he would continue his run for office even if presumptive nominee Mitt Romney acquires enough delegates to clinch the nomination. In an interview on CNBC, the Texas congressman was asked if he could still get enough delegates to win the nomination even…

Huntsman: GOP like Chinese Communist Party ‘if you’re off script’

Former Republican presidential candidate Jon Huntsman on Monday blasted the media and insisted he was taken out of context he after compared the Republican Party to the Communist Party of China. Speaking at the 92nd Street Y in New York on Sunday, Huntsman recalled that he had been disinvited to…

Olbermann: ‘Almost deliberate’ gas price hikes are to hurt Obama

Liberal commentator Keith Olbermann on Sunday suggested that the price of gas had been artificially manipulated since President Barack Obama took office to hurt his chances at re-election. In an appearance on ABC, Olbermann noted he had become suspicious after gas prices increased from $1.61 a gallon when Obama took…

GOP strategist: Palin is ‘ridiculous’ for blaming Obama for Secret Service scandal

Republican strategist Matthew Dowd lashed out Sunday morning on ABC at those who criticized President Barack Obama for the Secret Service prostitution scandal, especially former Alaska governor Sarah Palin. In his usual participation on This Week‘s roundtable, Dowd was tired of some blaming Obama for the ongoing scandal. “The hair…

Rubio: George W. Bush ‘did a fantastic job as president’

Republican Florida Sen. Marco Rubio on Sunday refused to explain how a potential Romney administration would be different from George W. Bush’s administration, but insisted that the last Republican president “did a fantastic job” and his brother, former Gov. Jeb Bush (R-FL), would be a “fantastic vice president.” “I haven’t…

Axelrod: Tea party ‘reign of terror’ blocked immigration reform

Obama campaign strategist David Axelrod on Sunday explained that President Barack Obama had not accomplished comprehensive immigration reform because the tea party had driven mainstream Republicans so far to the right. “I think a lot of Republicans in Congress want to cooperate, know better — but they’re in the thralls…

Mitch Daniels: Romney doesn’t need strategy for women, Latinos

Republican Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels is dismissing the idea that presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney needs a specific plan to win over women and Latino voters. During a Sunday interview, Fox News host Chris Wallace noted that President Barack Obama had a significant lead among women, Hispanics and low-income…

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