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Verbatim: ‘Respect the Voters,’ Walker Says

Gov. Scott Walker of Wisconsin addressed a South Carolina Republican Party dinner fund-raiser in Greenville. Full News here – First Draft

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Civil Rights Bill Top Priority For LGBT Voters, According To New Poll

WASHINGTON — With the Supreme Court set to rule in the coming months on marriage equality, the gay rights community already is gearing up for its next big fight: the push for a comprehensive federal nondiscrimination bill. The Human Rights Campaign is out with a new poll Tuesday that shows 74 percent of lesbian, gay, […]

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Paul Has Voters’ Ears, Can He Win Hearts?

Jeremy Peters, NY Times Full News here – RealClearPolitics – Homepage

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Most Voters Want Change in 2016

A new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll finds that more Americans are clamoring for change in the upcoming 2016 presidential election than they were in 2008. “That desire for change is a potential roadblock for two of the leading frontrunners – Democrat Hillary Clinton (the former first lady, presidential candidate and secretary of state) and […]

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Chicago Mayor’s Brash Style Turns Off Some Voters

Rahm Emanuel’s aggressive style helped catapult him to White House chief of staff. But as Chicago’s mayor, he has seen the approach sour relationships with some voters, vaulting him into a re-election fight. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Nearly Half of Voters Disapprove of GOP’s Netanyahu Invite

Nearly half of American voters disapprove of Republicans inviting Netanyahu to speak to Congress without first notifying the president, a Wall Street Journal/NBC News survey finds. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Rick Perry Signs Up Digital Firm, Targeted Victory, to Help Reach Voters

With campaign success increasingly dependent on how candidates spend their money, not just the amount, former Texas Gov. Rick Perry’s PAC has hired digital firm Targeted Victory to help reach the most voters for the lowest possible cost. Full News here – Washington Wire

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New Jersey Governor Chris Christie speaks at the Northwest Suburban Republican Lincoln Day Dinner in Rolling Meadows, Illinois

Majority of New Jersey voters view Christie unfavorably: poll

A majority of New Jersey registered voters view Governor Chris Christie unfavorably, a poll showed on Friday, underscoring the headwinds the outspoken Republican could face in securing his party's nomination for the 2016 presidential election. The poll by Rutgers-Eagleton noted that "for the first time" a majority, 53 percent, were unfavorably inclined toward the governor, […]

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In Iowa, GOP Hopefuls Court Range of Voters

A parade of potential candidates for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination sought to win the favor of conservative activists at an Iowa forum but also called for expanding the party’s appeal to centrist Republicans and, in some cases, to Democrats. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Jorge Ramos, Voice of Latino Voters on Univision, Sends Shiver Through G.O.P.

Mr. Ramos, the influential Univision and Fusion anchor, has begun criticizing Republicans over their immigration stance, posing a challenge to their 2016 hopes. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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