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Nikki Haley launches her re-election campaign

Source: Politics Balla | Aug 27 2013, 3:08am CDT | by IANS

Nikki Haley launches her re-election campaign
Washington, Aug 27 (IANS) South Carolina's Indian-American Governor Nikki Haley kicked off her re-election campaign surrounded by three potential Republican presidential contenders, including fellow Indian-American governor Bobby Jindal.
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'Some speak Mayan': Illegal kids swamp public schools

Aug 14 2014 11:19am CDT | Source: WND

Nearly 200 illegal-alien families wait outside the DeKalb County school registration facility/Photo: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Imagine trying to educate a student who cannot speak English or any of the common Spanish dialects, has never spent a day in school in his life and is now well into his teens. As school starts in districts around the country, this is precisely the task many teachers will face as thousands of unaccompanied ...
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South Carolina Just Passed A Major Solar Bill And Sued The EPA

Aug 7 2014 1:29pm CDT | Source: ThinkProgress

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley listens to a question while meeting with reporters in Atlantic Beach, S.C., on Tuesday, July 29, 2014. CREDIT: AP/Bruce Smith The Palmetto State can now see the light when it comes to solar power but state politicians remain in the dark shadow of coal when it comes to climate change. South Carolina’s Republican governor Nikki Haley has made a point of keeping her views on climate change to herself. This ...
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IS committing crimes against humanity in Iraq: UN
Geneva, Sep 1 (IANS/EFE) Violence carried out by militants of the Islamic State (IS) Sunni extremist organisation in Iraq, including murders, executions, abduction, sexual violence and torture, amount to crimes against humanity, the UN said Monday. | by IANS
 
Iran vows to free Al-Aqsa mosque from Israel
Tehran, Sep 1 (IANS) Iran's President Hassan Rouhani Monday vowed to liberate the Al-Aqsa mosque in the old city of Jerusalem from the Israeli forces and spare no efforts to help the Palestinian people, state-owned Press TV reported. | by IANS
 
200,000 Indians granted Saudi visas in one month
Riyadh, Sep 1 (IANS) More than 200,000 Indians, mostly domestic helpers and labourers, were granted visas by Saudi authorities in one month, an official said Monday. | by IANS
 
 

Governors Not Told About Illegals Dumped in Their States

Jul 30 2014 12:57pm CDT | Source: Big Government

ASPEN, Colorado—At a closed-door meeting with Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson, South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley was blunt.  “Look, you’ve got these undocumented children,” she recalled telling Johnson, “You haven’t told any of the governors anything. We don’t know if we’re getting them. We don’t know where they’re going. And then you’re telling us it’s not costing us anything.” At a Republican Governors Association meeting here last week, several governors complained about t ...
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Republicans Jump To Defense Of Candidate Spurned By Chris Christie

Jul 25 2014 1:00pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Several Republican governors eyeing runs for the White House in 2016 are rallying behind the New York gubernatorial candidate spurned by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in an early sign of pre-primary jockeying. Christie, who chairs the Republican Governors Association, raised eyebrows when he said this week he had no plans to campaign for GOP candidate Rob Astorino, who is running an uphill challenge against Democratic incu ...
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State Lawmakers Want Authority over Education Standards

Jul 11 2014 2:07pm CDT | Source: National Center for Policy Analysis

State lawmakers are attempting to take some of the authority over academic standards from state boards of education, reports Education Week, by enacting laws restricting how state boards may implement, develop or review educational standards. Many lawmakers resent the lack of public input in states' common-core adoptions and are seeking greater authority over standards. In the last 18 months, 10 states have passed ...
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Nikki Haley set to kick off re-election campaign

Source: Politics Balla | Aug 14 2013, 5:16am CDT | by IANS

Nikki Haley set to kick off re-election campaign
Washington, Aug 14 (IANS) South Carolina's Indian-American Governor Nikki Haley is all set to kick off her re-election campaign with the help of some of the biggest names in the Republican Party, including fellow Indian-American governor Bobby Jindal.
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Bobby Jindal, Nikki Haley lead Republican charge against Obama

Source: Politics Balla | Feb 26 2013, 5:57am CST | by Luigi Lugmayr

Bobby Jindal, Nikki Haley lead Republican charge against Obama
Washington, Feb 26 (IANS) With no deal in sight on mandated across-the-board forced spending cuts, President Barack Obama painted a grim picture only to be accused by Republicans, led by two Indian-American governors, of scaremongering.
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200,000 Indians granted Saudi visas in one month
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Abe wants 'special strategic' ties with India
Tokyo, Sep 1 (IANS) Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Monday said ties with India should be elevated to a "special strategic partnership". "We have to fundamentally improve our ties in every field to elevate our...
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Talks on for civil nuclear deal with Japan: Modi
Tokyo, Sep 1 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday said negotiations were on for a civil nuclear agreement with Japan, indicating that the deal is not likely to be sealed during his ongoing five-day visit to the...
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