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GOP Convention Highlights Portman's Influence

Jul 9 2014 4:02am CDT | Source: Taegan Goddard's Political Wire

Rob Portman And Chris Van Hollen Discuss Federal Budget Priorities
Washington Post: "Tuesday's announcement that the 2016 Republican National Convention will be held in Cleveland underscored the importance of Ohio in the party's national strategy to win back the White House and affirmed the influence of Sen. Rob Portman, who pushed for months for the lakeside city to land the coveted nominating convention." "But Portman (R-OH) is interested in more than just hosting th ...
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Congressional Republicans Go Silent On Obama's LGBT Discrimination Order

Jun 16 2014 11:43pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Faith And Freedom Coalition Holds Policy Conference
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama announced Monday that he’s moving forward with an executive order barring federal contractors from discriminating against employees based on sexual orientation or gender identity. The decision marked a huge victory for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community, which had been pushing for such action for years. But judging by the reaction from Republican lawmakers, you'd think nothing happened at all. Not a sing ...
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Mitt Romney for president again?

Jun 15 2014 12:55pm CDT | Source: WND

NJ Gov And RGA Chairman Chris Christie Appears With Iowa's Governor At Davenport Fairgrounds
(CBSNEWS) — Far from being excommunicated by Republicans after his loss to President Obama, 2012 Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney is enjoying a brand resurgence of late, drawing several potential 2016 candidates to his “ideas summit” this weekend in Utah and even earning some 2016 speculation himself. Meanwhile, some other potential candidates are in Iowa for the state Republican Party’s convention there Sa ...
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GOP Senators Scurry from NRSC HQ After McConnell's 'All In' for Thad Cochran Fundraiser

Jun 11 2014 1:44pm CDT | Source: Big Government

Rob Portman And Chris Van Hollen Discuss Federal Budget Priorities
A dozen or so senior GOP senators gathered with Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell at the National Republican Senatorial Committee (NRSC) headquarters to raise funds for Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS) on Tuesday evening. Noteably, none of them seemed too proud of it, based on how quickly they scurried away from the building—some outright declining to offer even a simple word of praise for Cochran—when asked why they were there. The fundrai ...
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GOP Senator: WH Exposed CIA Station Chief Forced Out of Afghanistan

Jun 10 2014 1:22pm CDT | Source: Big Government

Rob Portman And Chris Van Hollen Discuss Federal Budget Priorities
Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) told Breitbart News on Monday that the CIA station chief in Afghanistan revealed to reporters through a White House e-mail is no longer serving at that post. “It was irresponsible enough to expose him and it’s my understanding that he had to leave,” Portman said. “I don’t know [if he’s out of job], but this is Governing 101. You don’t mess with the station chiefs,” he added. The Ohio Republican believes the former CIA Station Chief is now in a safe loca ...
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Kelly Ayotte Endorses Scott Brown For Senate

May 27 2014 4:19pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

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Former Sen. Scott Brown (R-Mass.), who's running to be the junior senator from nearby New Hampshire, received an endorsement from current Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.) on Tuesday. Ayotte's endorsement comes weeks after she voted for a bipartisan energy efficiency bill spearheaded by Shaheen and Sen. Rob Portman (R-Ohio), despite a call from Brown, who opposed the bill. Ayotte, along with former New Hampshire GOP Governors Craig Benson a ...
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