Manatee County officials try to lure RNC visitors

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) - Bradenton tourism officials are trying to draw visitors south from this summer's Republican National Convention in Tampa. The Bradenton Herald reports (http:..
Read More

Obama, GOP governors share many views on education

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - When it comes to education, President Barack Obama and many Republicans are finding common ground.    GOP governors are pushing some of the most ag..
Read More

Obama film portrays determined president

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - An upcoming documentary released by President Barack Obama's re-election campaign seeks to portray the president as a determined figure who took on a series of di..
Read More

President Obama welcomes president of Ghana to White House

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Miller

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama will host President John Evans Atta Mills of Ghana for a meeting in the Oval Office on Thursday afternoon. Obama met Mills in July 200..
Read More

Romney a narrow winner in Ohio

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - It's a narrow win -- but still a win -- for Mitt Romney in Ohio.    Romney has 38 percent of the vote to Rick Santorum's 37 percent, with 99 percen..
Read More

Santorum super PAC calls for Gingrich to drop out

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - A super political action committee supporting Rick Santorum in the Republican presidential race says it's time for Newt Gingrich to drop out.    St..
Read More

Romney says he's ready to fight to nomination

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - Mitt Romney said Wednesday he's "prepared to fight all the way" to become the Republican presidential nominee after padding his delegate count on Super Tuesday. S..
Read More

President Obama to Talk Jobs Today

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Miller

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is keeping up a schedule of weekly visits to politically important states with a trip Wednesday to North Carolina. Obama will be in th..
Read More

Super Tuesday results: 10 states, 419 delegates

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

WASHINGTON (AP) - Rick Santorum and Mitt Romney split six states and dueled in an almost impossibly close race in Ohio on a Super Tuesday that stretched from one end of the country..
Read More

Super Tuesday voters put imprint on GOP race

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ATLANTA (AP) - Mitt Romney is angling to solidify his front-runner status and Rick Santorum to keep it a two-man race as voters in 10 states put Super Tuesday's imprint on the Repu..
Read More

Santorum: Romney has failed to 'close the deal'

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BROKEN ARROW, Okla. (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum says Mitt Romney has failed to "close the deal" with voters and suggests the GOP nomination might be deci..
Read More

Ohio becomes a Romney-Santorum dead heat

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CANTON, Ohio (AP) - Mitt Romney's allies are hoping Super Tuesday's powerful imprint on the Republican presidential nomination will bring clarity, at long last, to the fractious co..
Read More

Analysis: Social issues constrain GOP

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

STEVEN R. HURST/Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) - Once deeply vulnerable, President Barack Obama has seen his fortunes take a dramatic turn for the better as the Republican Party ..
Read More

Republicans start final push toward Super Tuesday

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

PHILIP ELLIOTT/Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) - A Washington state victory in hand, Mitt Romney is looking ahead to Tuesday's 10-state bonanza that features contests from Alaska ..
Read More

Romney Wins Washington GOP caucuses

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

WASHINGTON (AP) - Mitt Romney rolled to a double-digit victory in Washington state's Republican presidential caucuses Saturday night, his fourth campaign triumph in a row and a fre..
Read More

Justice Dept wants trial on Florida voting changes

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

PETE YOST/Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) - The Justice Department is opposing changes in Florida voting procedures and says it wants a trial in the dispute, a move that could imp..
Read More

Tammy Hall won't be running for Congress

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Tammy Hall announced her decision not to run for the U.S. Congress Friday.  "I've spent the last several months meeting with many Southwest Florida residents..
Read More

Michigan GOP changes delegate award after vote

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Michigan GOP officials have voted to change the way they award 30 delegates from the presidential primary, a day after the tally showed native son Mitt Romney..
Read More

Santorum whacks at Romney answer on contraception

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ATLANTA (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum says Mitt Romney's initial reaction to a question about a contraception measure in the U.S. Senate shows he's not con..
Read More

Twin wins boost Romney heading into Super Tuesday

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - A relieved-sounding Mitt Romney is hoping to parlay twin victories in Arizona and Michigan into Super Tuesday momentum as the GOP presidential race sweeps acros..
Read More

Log In
Already a member?
Register
Sign up to contribute your own photos, videos and articles or comment on articles
First name is required and must be letters only.
Last name is required and must letters only.
An email address is required.
A password is required.
A password confirmation is required.
×