‘2012 Presidential Race’ Archives
Bob Schieffer says in today's hyper-partisan age, debates are a time when "partisans from both sides will actually tolerate hearing the other side of the story. A rare thing these days, but it's a good thing." Source: CBS
My sources are telling me that the President Obama's campaign strategists are debating whether to send the First Lady Michelle Obama or Vice President Joe Biden to Pensacola for a rally before the November general election. Michelle Obama had a huge rally at the Civic Center during the 2008 [...]
The Escambia County Supervisor of Elections Office will be open extended hours – until 7p.m. – on Tuesday, October 9 to accommodate citizens who wish to register to vote for the upcoming General Election. October 9 is the last day to register before the November 6, 2012 election. Additionally, [...]
Huffington Post follows State Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fort Walton Beach). The website had fun with Gaetz's tweet on late Tuesday afternoon in which wrote that he believes President Barack Obama's decision to use Sen. John Kerry (D-Mass.) as a Romney stand-in during debate practice is a omen of where [...]
Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-Ohio) was in Pensacola this morning at a private fundraiser for Congressman Steve Southerland (R-Panama City) hosted by Collier Merrill, Lewis Bear, Jr. and Pam Dana at The Fish House. He declared that Mitt Romney won last night's presidential [...]
Stopping at the Fish House yesterday afternoon on the “Veterans for Romney” tour across the Panhandle, Sen. John McCain relied heavily on his naval background to connect to his audience in his endorsement of the Republican presidential nominee. On the outside deck of the restaurant, Florida [...]
The News Herald in Panama City missed in its story of Sen. John McCain campaigning for Romney in Northwest Florida that the 2008 Republican presidential nominee will be coming to Pensacola, too. There will be a Romney Meet & Greet at The Fish House, 600 S. Barracks St., tommorrow. The doors open at [...]
Sen. John McCain is out stumping for Republican nominee Mitt Romney. He is visiting Niceville on Tuesday morning, Panama City on Tuesday night and Tallahassee Wednesday morning. Pensacola and Destin got former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee gathered support for Romney over the weekend. Read about [...]
A source close to the Mitt Romney campaign told the IN that former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee will be in Pensacola Saturday to campaign for the GOP presidential candidate. The site for the rally hasn't been selected, but the rally is expected to be in the early evening. Stay tuned.
Congressman Jeff Miller is joining the Students for Romney today at 9 a.m. on the main campus of Pensacola State College. Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward is another one at the Maritime Park stadium at 2:30 p.m. To RSVP for Hayward event - visit here.
With an average of over 130,000 new designs uploaded every week, CafePress is often seen as a Cultural Barometer®. The Meter graphs track merchandise sales trends for each presidential candidate and believes that how people spend money on political merchandise says a lot about a candidate’s [...]
By Sunlight Foundation... For the past two weeks, the Sunlight Foundation, non-profit that profits on transparency in government and is funded by Ford Foundation, Poytner Institute and others, was on the ground covering the money and influence at play during the Republican and Democratic national [...]
Paddy Power, Europe’s largest betting company, are now taking bets on which word will US President Barack Obama say most often during his campaign speech at North Carolina University on Thursday. The Irish betting house make “jobs”, something that’s always high on the agenda, their [...]
By Shelby Smithey... The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists has called the statements by Rep. Todd Akin (Rep-Missouri) on rape and pregnancy “medically inaccurate, offensive and dangerous.” Local professionals who deal with rape and domestic violence victims are disheartened [...]