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Republicans All But Cancel First Day of Convention

By Alan Stewart Carl | Related entries in McCain, RNC

Well, it’s official. Hurricane Gustav has prompted the Republicans toall but cancel the first day of their convention, meeting only briefly, out of primetime, to take care of the official business of opening the convention. Apparently, this change was on the orders of John McCain who also implored Republicans to not act like partisans but […]

August 31st, 2008 | Permalink| No Comments »

Gustav May Force RNC to Change Plans

By Alan Stewart Carl | Related entries in McCain, RNC

Word coming out of the Republican National Convention is that Hurricane Gustav may dramatically affect the proceedings to the point of causing the RNC to postpone the event. There is also talk of turning the convention into a massive fundraiser for victims of the storm. By the sound of it, the Republicans are not going […]

August 30th, 2008 | Permalink| 3 Comments »

Ronvoys Roll Out for Paul Rally

By Alan Stewart Carl | Related entries in RNC, Ron Paul

The Republican Party didn’t make room for Ron Paul at the convention in St. Paul, so Paul and his supporters are making room across the river in Minneapolis. That’s right, it’s time for Ronstock ‘08 (although I think Paulapalooza would be a better name), complete with tents and people who don’t need drugs to act […]

August 30th, 2008 | Permalink| 7 Comments »

Hillary Voters

By donar | Related entries in Cartoons, Conventions, Democrats, DNC, Elections, Hillary, McCain, Political Graffiti, Republicans, RNC

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August 26th, 2008 | Permalink| 6 Comments »

Convention Wisdom

By donar | Related entries in Barack, Cartoons, Conservatism, Conventions, Democrats, DNC, McCain, Political Graffiti, Republicans, RNC

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August 25th, 2008 | Permalink| 8 Comments »

Obama Raises $52 Million In June

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, DNC, McCain, Money, RNC

Obviously this is big news, and it nearly matches the record breaking $55 million he raised in February. Also, McCain raised $22 million in June, so Obama is obviously running circles around the Arizona senator when it comes to fundraising. However, when you look at how much the McCain camp and the RNC has combined, […]

July 17th, 2008 | Permalink| 4 Comments »

Obama, McCain Raised Around $21M Each In May

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Democrats, DNC, McCain, Money, Republicans, RNC

Actually, Barack took $21.9 million and John took $20.9, but what’s $1 million in a campaign season? Here’s more about their cash on hand… McCain reported having about $32 million in cash for primary-related expenses at the end of May. Obama reported having $43 million in hand at the start of June — but about […]

June 21st, 2008 | Permalink| No Comments »