Archive for the 'Condoleezza' Category

CNN: Republicans Want Condi Rice For Veep

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Christie, Condoleezza, Romney, Rubio, Santorum, Veep

Seems like GOPers are taking part in a lot of wishful thinking with this poll, but here are the numbers… The poll asked Republicans and independents who lean towards the GOP to choose from eight names who could be among the two dozen or so potential running mates that the Romney campaign may be considering […]

April 19th, 2012 | Permalink| 2 Comments »

Condi: Umm…No

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Condoleezza, McCain, Republicans

“I don’t want to be, don’t intend to be, won’t be on the ticket.” Pretty final words on the VP speculation from Condoleezza. And scene… Tweet

April 15th, 2008 | Permalink| 1 Comment »

McCain/Rice Could Win Big

By Alan Stewart Carl | Related entries in Condoleezza, McCain

A new poll suggests if John McCain chose Condoleezza Rice as his running mate, the ticket would win big, even taking the state of New York by 3 against a Hillary Clinton/Barack Obama ticket. I find this poll quite surprising. While Rice is certainly qualified for the position, I’m not sure what she adds to […]

April 10th, 2008 | Permalink| 10 Comments »

Grover Norquist Endorses Condoleezza Rice For VP

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Condoleezza, McCain, Republicans

The guy who was famously quoted saying, “I don’t want to abolish government. I simply want to reduce it to the size where I can drag it into the bathroom and drown it in the bathtub,” has given Condi a thumbs up. Maybe she’s not a big fan of government either? From Wash Post: No […]

April 8th, 2008 | Permalink| 8 Comments »

Condi Courting VP Spot

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Condoleezza, McCain, Republicans

Looks like my April Fools joke may not be a joke after all. From ABC News: Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice is actively courting the Vice Presidential nomination, according to Republican Strategist Dan Senor. “Condi Rice has been actively, actually in recent weeks, campaigning for this,” Senor said this morning on “This Week with George […]

April 6th, 2008 | Permalink| 14 Comments »

McCain Announces Condoleezza Rice As Running Mate

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Condoleezza, Hillary, McCain, Republicans

MSNBC has scoop: BREAKING – Soon after word leaked that Secretary Rice spoke in a closed session to Grover Norquist’s Amercians for Tax Reform yesterday morning in Washington, the blogosphere began to speculate that Rice must be floating the idea of running on a ticket with John McCain. Today, McCain’s spokesman confirmed the rumors and […]

April 1st, 2008 | Permalink| 19 Comments »

Quote Of The Day

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Condoleezza, History, Race

“Black Americans were a founding population. Africans and Europeans came here and founded this country together — Europeans by choice and Africans in chains. That’s not a very pretty reality of our founding. That particular birth defect makes it hard for us to confront it, hard for us to talk about it, and hard for […]

March 28th, 2008 | Permalink| 8 Comments »