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Son of Sikh gurdwara shooting victim to challenge Republican leader

Source: Politics Balla | Oct 15 2013, 9:30am CDT | by IANS

Son of Sikh gurdwara shooting victim to challenge Republican leader
Washington, Oct 15 (IANS) Amardeep Kaleka, the son of a slain Sikh temple president, plans to challenge 2012 Republican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan in next year's Congressional election in a Wisconsin district, according to media reports.
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Paul Ryan Hasn't Closed Door on a 2016 Presidential Bid

Sep 29 2014 3:14pm CDT | Source: Newsmax - Politics

U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan, youthful yet experienced in national politics — and with a respectable record in Congress — has not yet closed the door on his own possible White House bid in 2016 ...
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2016 Run for the Roses

Sep 29 2014 10:23am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

As autumn leaves begin to fall, the electoral countdown begins. Not just this year's but also the presidential contest in 2016 The tempo already has quickened as the could-be candidates skittishly begin to flex and caper in preparation for the big race: the run for the White House. This is a field day for the touts who are ever claiming the inside scoop about this one's strategy and that one's form. The smallest signs are seized upon as omens of what ...
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Cruz Overshadows Jindal as Ryan Crashes the Party Event in Iowa

Sep 28 2014 6:43am CDT | Source: Newsmax - Politics

It wasn't much of a contest between the college debate champ and cerebral student of health care systems, even after a top Republican policy guru, Paul Ryan, crashed the party.Ted Cruz and Bobby Jindal, potential 2016 Republican presidential candidates, were the headli ...
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Jeb Bush Feels Heat From Conservative Base On Amnesty, Common Core

Sep 26 2014 11:31am CDT | Source: Big Government

An awkward moment for former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) occurred as he started out on the campaign trail Wednesday in support of Republican U.S. Senate candidate Thom Tillis (NC). That was the moment when Tillis distanced himself from Bush on both amnesty and the Common Core standards. Bush has been an outspoken champion of both amnesty for illegal immigrants and the Common Core standards, the Ob ...
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Brady formally decides to take on Ryan for Ways and Means chairmanship

Sep 25 2014 3:23pm CDT | Source: Post Politics: - The Washington Post

Rep. Kevin Brady (R-Tex.) said Thursday that he will seek the chairmanship of the powerful House Ways and Means Committee, jolting what many expected to be a smooth ascension to the post by Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), the former vice presidential nominee and the House GOP’s architect of fiscal ...
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Flashback: Biden Attacks Ryan by Asking if He Wants to Bomb Syria

Sep 22 2014 10:59pm CDT | Source: Big Government

During the 2012 vice-presidential debate, Vice President Joe Biden criticized then-Republican presidential nominee former Gov. Mitt Romney’s (R-MA) statements that he would do more in Syria by asking Romney’s running mate, Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) if he favored “putting American aircraft in their airspace.” “Now, every time the governor is asked about this, he doesn't say any, he say, he goes up wi ...
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John Boehner Says Unemployed People ‘Just Sit Around,’ Don’t Think They Have To Work

Sep 19 2014 8:07am CDT | Source: ThinkProgress

House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) CREDIT: AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) seemed to echo Mitt Romney’s infamous claim that 47 percent of Americans are “takers” who suck up government benefits during a speech at a conservative Washington D.C. think tank on Thursday. Addressing the American Enterprise Institute, Boehner suggested that President Barack Obama’s economy has lulled many unemploy ...
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Senator Attacks Shorter Drug Sentences, Flunks Math

Sep 18 2014 4:00pm CDT | Source: ThinkProgress

CREDIT: AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite This month, the Congressional Budget Office estimated that reforming federal drug laws to reduce draconian sentences would save $4 billion in just the first ten years. The Department of Justice has projected even greater savings of $7.4 billion. But Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) didn’t mention any of that when he issued a press release this week citing potential increased costs of the bipartisan Smar ...
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