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2012 Rnc

JSA at the 2012 RNC

Caroline Bourque | Posted 11.12.2012 | Teen
Caroline Bourque

Despite the threat of Hurricane Isaac, thousands of supporters flocked to Tampa to participate in the primary of what many consider the most significant election in American history.

Paul Ryan's RNC Speech Needs a Fact Check

Matthew Lynch, Ed.D. | Posted 11.06.2012 | Black Voices
Matthew Lynch, Ed.D.

What we have to do is ask ourselves whether the possibility of having a story teller help to run our country will matter to people, when they go to the polls to cast their vote. With his integrity as a man in question, we have to wonder what else he has done...

About That RNC 'Bump' For Romney...

Reuters | Posted 10.28.2012 | Politics

By Sam Youngman ABOARD MITT ROMNEY'S CAMPAIGN PLANE, Aug 28 (Reuters) - Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney's campaign tried o...

Embracing Bigotry

Chris Weigant | Posted 10.27.2012 | Politics
Chris Weigant

This bigotry is not based on what color your skin is, what religion you happen to believe, or even what sports team you root for; it is instead based on the eternal American self-confidence that your political opinion is the right one.

Why Is God Punishing the GOP With Storms? Three Wrath-Provoking Possibilities

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 10.27.2012 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

It's clear that the GOP has displeased the Supreme Being again mightily this year. But why? Unlike some, I claim no special answers about the nature of ultimate reality or of the Deity, much less the specifics of His preferred policy proposals. But here are three possible sources for all this windborne wrath.

Meet The Designer Behind HuffPost Oasis

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

How do you calm the (frayed) nerves of hundreds of delegates whose smartphones have practically become appendages? You start with a peaceful space. An...

Journalists Could Face Arrests At GOP Convention In Tampa

Tampa Bay Times | Posted 07.30.2012 | Media

TAMPA -- Protesters might not be the only people filling Hillsborough's jails during the Republican National Convention. Journalists could face det...

Will Teabaggers Be Offended by the Minaret in the 2012 RNC Logo?

Tom McGuire | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom McGuire

Will the same people that are protesting mosques approve of their party's biggest event having what they probably consider an Islamic image in its logo?

Bill Lucey

Tampa 2012: The Politics Of Choosing A Convention Site | Bill Lucey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Just when you thought things couldn't get any worse for Arizona, news came Wednesday that the Republican National Committee chose Tampa, Fla. as the s...

Tampa to Host 2012 Republican National Convention

Tom McGuire | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom McGuire

Tampa will be the host of the 2012 Republican National Convention. It will be Florida's first convention since both parties held their conventions in Miami Beach in 1972.

Republican National Convention 2012: Tampa Expected To Be Named Host City

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The RNC is expected to announce Wednesday that they have chosen Tampa, Florida as the site of their 2012 convention, Politico reports. The decision,...