The mysterious Mr. Williams

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TweetYum(POLITICO)   The Times has a terrific A1 story on a mysterious Queens man who has been a profligate donor to both parties, was recently appointed to an advisory committee by NY GOP chairman Ed Cox, and yet no one can figure out the source of his income: According to documents at the New York Department […]

Jim Greer denounces Florida Republican Party officials as liars, ‘right-wing crazies’ in deposition

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TweetYumShareThis Jim Greer denounces Florida Republican Party officials as liars, ‘right-wing crazies’ in deposition –Greer: GOP leaders met to discuss ways they could suppress black votes 26 Jul 2012 In a wide-ranging deposition that spanned two days in late May, former Florida Republican Party chairman Jim Greer denounced some party officials as liars and “whack-a-do, […]

Mystery Bermuda-based company and other undisclosed Romney assets hint at larger wealth

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TweetYumShareThis Mystery Bermuda-based company and other undisclosed Romney assets hint at larger wealth 04 Jul 2012 For nearly 15 years, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s financial portfolio has included an offshore company that remained invisible to voters as his political star rose. Based in Bermuda, Sankaty High Yield Asset Investors Ltd. was not listed on […]

Indiana First State to Allow Citizens to Shoot Law Enforcement Officers

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TweetYumShareThis Indiana First State to Allow Citizens to Shoot Law Enforcement Officers 11 Jun 2012 Police officers in Indiana are upset over a new law allowing residents to use deadly force against public servants, including law enforcement officers, who unlawfully enter their homes. It was signed by Republican Governor Mitch Daniels in March. The first […]

Democrat Barrett concedes Wisconsin recall election defeat

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TweetYumShareThis Democrat Barrett concedes Wisconsin recall election defeat 05 Jun 2012 Democratic challenger Tom Barrett conceded Wisconsin’s recall election to Republican Governor Scott Walker on Tuesday, saying he hoped the deeply divided state would now come together. With 85 percent of the vote counted, Walker had about 55 percent of the ballots to 44 percent […]