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Mitt Romney finally gets personal

Tonight, as Mitt Romney accepted the Republican nomination for president, he did something his party has been waiting for him to do since he hit the campaign trail: Talk about…

Clint Eastwood talks to invisible Obama in speech at RNC

By Jessica Huseman Clint Eastwood gave what seemed to be a mix of political one liners and a comedy sketch directed at an invisible Obama at the Republican National Convention…

Ryan RNC speech: Still no specifics

By Jessica Huseman Paul Ryan’s vice presidential acceptance speech at the second night of the Republican National Convention followed the same mantra of the Romney/Ryan campaign so far: Obama bad,…

Small government champions won victory in last week’s EPA ruling

By TJ Mayes Those of us who are worried that certain federal government agencies have been exceeding the authority vested in those agencies by Congress won a small victory last…

Ann Romney at RNC: ‘I LOVE YOU, WOMEEEEN!’

By Jessica Huseman If anyone doubted the charge that the Romney campaign was planning to use Ann to make Mitt more relatable, all they have to do is read the…

Donald Trump gets personal with Arianna Huffington on Twitter

By Jessica Huseman Just before 8 this morning, Donald Trump tweeted something pretty mean about Arianna Huffington, the president and editor in chief of the Huffington Post. An hour later,…

Romney, conservative leaders push Akin to drop out of race, Akin vows to continue

GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney urged Todd Akin to withdraw from his race against Claire McCaskill today, but Akin has showed no signs of complying as today's 6 p.m. CT…

Akin apologizes for comments on pregnancy from ‘legitimate rape’

By Jessica Huseman After setting off a firestorm of criticism this morning by saying that women’s bodies somehow go into overdrive to prevent pregnancy during rape, Missouri Rep. Todd Akin…

Sea of Galilee: Site of Jesus walking on water, Yoder skinny dipping

By Jessica Huseman Just after floating through an unopposed primary, news is out that Kevin Yoder (R – Kan.) stripped bare and jumped into the Sea of Galilee on a…

New law gives Obama more power over appointments – and we all missed it

By Jessica Huseman Ever heard of the Presidential Appointment Efficiency and Streamlining Act of 2011? You probably haven’t, but President Obama stuck his name on it last week, giving himself…

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