The McCain campaign, has been negotiating with Rep. Ron Paul to win his support and acquire the names of his sympathizers among the delegates and alternates at the Republican National Convention. (Good luck with that.)
Police in riot gear battled hundreds of protesters with pepper spray and smoke bombs and arrested 130 people on Monday at the start of the Republican presidential convention. Charges ranged from trespassing to property damage and assault,
Delegates had scarcely settled into their seats when it was disclosed a lawyer was representing Palin in an investigation of her firing of the state's public safety commissioner and the pregnancy of her 17-year-old unmarried daughter.
Ron Paul on America's Election and his alternate convention.
Time for Some Campaignin' - Star alongside Barack Obama and John McCain in JibJab's Election 2008 political video, Time for Some Campaignin'. Be in the movie!
Many who agree with me on a lot of other issues, do not understand my enthusiasm for gold and sound money or why I spend so much time studying and talking about monetary policy. Sound money offers many benefits. For example – peace.
[Nobody is coming.] President Bush, Vice President Cheney and prominent GOP governors decided to skip the gathering altogether. John McCain ordered changes in the Republican National Convention [he's in charge?] to "redirect our efforts
I just had an epiphany....
"He's a good guy," she continued. "He's so independent. He's independent of the party machine. I'm like, ‘Right on, so am I.'"
There's no room at the Xcel Energy Center for maverick Ron Paul, so his acolytes have packed their cars, hitched rides on "Ronvoys" and will pitch tents at Ronstock '08 in Minneapolis in defiance of next week's GOP convention in
McCain's anti-choice, anti-science, anti-environment, anti-gay right wing extremist pick for vice president -- particularly important in view of Sen. McCain's advanced years and failing health -- reveals the depth of his cynicism and condesce
McCain picks Sarah Palin for his Vice Presidential running mate and right away the question is who? As for the why... woman + governor + not from northeast = non-establishment.
John McCain tapped little-known Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin to be his vice presidential running mate on Friday in a startling selection on the eve of the Republican National Convention. [August surprise]
The “money” man behind John Edwards has turned his attention to Obama. Does Obama really need a new “friend” like Fred Baron?
John Edwards is persona non grata, the modern-day equivalent in the Democrat Party to Typhoid Mary. It’s now being reported he’s even been kicked out of the house by wife, Elizabeth.
Republican officials said yesterday that they are considering delaying the start of the GOP convention in Minneapolis-St. Paul because of Tropical Storm Gustav, which is on track to hit the Gulf Coast, and possibly New Orleans, as a full-force hurric
The confrontation erupted Monday night as police in riot gear tried to disperse a crowd of about 300 people that was disrupting traffic. Police said they were forced to use pepper spray when members of the crowd, some carrying rocks, rushed a police
DENVER -- He might not have had the marquee billing of a Mark Warner or a Hillary Clinton, but Democratic Rep. Dennis Kucinich (D-OH) nonetheless whipped his party faithful into a frenzy Tuesday evening.
Ventured over to talk with staff and clients at a homeless shelter, drop-in center and emergency foodshelf that sits across the street a few hundred feet from the arena where the GOP’s big swinging trunks will gather next Monday. We learned that whil
The documentary "Missing, Presumed Dead the Search for America's POWs" focuses on Senator John McCain successfully blocking the release of classified POW/MIA documents. Here is an excerpt from that documentary.
Powerful portraits of American soldiers between tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan were scheduled to be displayed on billboards in St. Paul next week, but the billboard company abruptly canceled the contract on the eve of the GOP Convention
[news?] To shouts of "Yes we can," Democrats nominated Barack Obama on Wednesday as their presidential candidate in a historic first for a black American, sending him into battle [ooouuuu!] against Republican John McCain.
[Happy?] Republicans are putting John McCain's campaign priorities above some of their pet issues, including drilling for oil in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge and denying citizenship to the U.S.-born children of illegal immigrants.
with millions of outlets for the news instead of hundreds, it will probably invert the usual order of news analysis, with professional news organizations asking what Obama supporters are thinking about the choice, rather than telling them what to thi
Bob Barr is slated to be the only presidential candidate on the ballot in Texas after Republicans and Democrats missed the Aug. 26 deadline to file in the state.
Minneapolis police are already confiscating the property of people trying to document police behavior toward protesters at the Republican National Convention.
Biden has sponsored more damaging drug war legislation than any Democrat in Congress. Hate the way federal prosecutors use RICO laws to take aim at drug offenders? Thank Biden. How about the abomination that is federal asset forfeiture laws? Thank Bi
Three men were charged with gun and drugs offenses on Tuesday but U.S. authorities dismissed reports that they had serious plans to shoot Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama and said they had posed no "true threat."
A calm political protest quickly turned chaotic as anxious police surrounded thousands of marchers heading toward Denver's Convention Center, using tear gas, batons and aggression.