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Giuliani: "It Wouldn't Quite Be Fair To Say September 11, Like, Made My Career"

DC Examiner | Jeff Dufour, Patrick Gavin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Although former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani frequently gets ribbed by his opponents as nothing more than the guy who happened to be the mayor of...

Wayne Dumond Victim Speaks

ABC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The victim of a rapist that presidential candidate Mike Huckabee help release early from prison went on ABC news this morning to discuss he ordeal. ...

Democrats Hit Bush's Credibility With New Iran Report

The Hill | Roxana Tiron | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Congressional Democrats are capitalizing on the latest intelligence estimate on Iran's nuclear weapons development to question President Bush's credib...

Rudy Giuliani Steps Down From Giuliani Partners

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Republican presidential hopeful Rudy Giuliani has stepped down as head of his consulting firm, Giuliani Partners, after months of refusing to disclose...

Sam Stein

Huckabee Now GOP Frontrunner, Giuliani Falling Fast

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

There may be a new national frontrunner in the Republican race for the White House. Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee, has vaulted over former N...

Clinton And Giuliani Support Down.........

USA Today | Susan Page | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

National support for Democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton and Republican Rudy Giuliani significantly eroded during the past month, a USA TODAY/Gallup Poll ...

Lee Eisenberg: Trouble Leading Up To Hostage Drama

AP | BEVERLEY WANG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Eisenberg had been scheduled to appear in Strafford County court with his wife for a domestic violence hearing, according to Foster's Daily Democrat i...

Kerik Defends Giuliani's Taxpayer-Funded Romps!

Talking Points Memo | Josh Marshall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Bernie Kerik vouches for Rudy on the Shag Fund (from the Times) ... Bernard B. Kerik, who was Mr. Giuliani's police commissioner when some of the cha...

Rudy On The Spot: Anderson Asks Did You Bill Tax Payers For Your Hamptons Romps?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rudy Giuliani dismissed a report Wednesday that he expensed the cost of his security detail to obscure city offices for trips to a Long Island resort ...

Arlen Specter: Financial Problems Hastened Lott's Retirement

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Bill Toland and Jerome L. Sherman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Arlen Specter yesterday said it was his understanding that new regulations on lobbying by ex-lawmakers played a significant role in Sen. Trent Lo...

More Men Detail Alleged Sexual Encounters With Larry Craig

Idaho Statesman | DAN POPKEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Some of the audio interview excerpts contain explicit descriptions of sex not appropriate for children and listeners who find such content offensive. ...

Romney: Give Giuliani The 'Benefit Of The Doubt' On New York Expenses

Political Radar | Matt Stuart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Republican hopeful Mitt Romney faced a barrage of questions in Cedar Rapids, IA today regarding the story originally reported in the Politico, suggest...

NYC Comptroller On Giuliani Money Controversy: "If Anyone Hoped That No One Would Notice, They Were Being Foolish"

ABC News | JAKE TAPPER and WONBO WOO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Comptroller Thompson said this about the Mayor's explanation: "That's not the way that we operate these days and it would not be the preferred way of ...

John Ashcroft: I'm Willing To Be Waterboarded

Think Progress | Faiz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Last night, former Attorney General John Ashcroft delivered an address on national security at the University of Colorado. The event was marked by hea...

Leeland Eisenberg, Alleged Hillary Hostage Suspect, Taken Into Custody

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

See photos of the alleged suspect Leeland Eisenberg being taken into custody by police officers. ...

NYC Comptroller: Giuliani Administration "Stonewalled" Auditors Over Expenses

Politico.com | Ben Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani and his senior aides Thursday blamed anonymous bookkeepers for his administration's practice of billing the travel...

Giuliani Responds To Expenses Report

AP | LIZ SIDOTI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rudy Giuliani's presidential campaign on Wednesday dismissed a report that New York City taxpayers footed the bill for expenses incurred in a Long Isl...

Lott To Leave Quickly To Beat Lobbying Ban

Politico | Martin Kady II, Josh Kraushaar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Trent Lott (R-Miss.) plans to resign his seat by year's end, a senior Republican official told Politico. The announcement took Capitol Hill by s...

Lee Eisenberg Cited Clinton's Campaign Ad

ABC News | Kate Snow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ABC News has learned that Leeland Eisenberg -- the man accused of holding hostages at Hillary Clinton's Rochester, New Hampshire campaign office for s...

NYPD Commissioner: Rudy's Explanation of Expenses Makes No Sense

The Blotter | Brian Ross and Richard Esposito | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

New questions were raised today about Rudy Giuliani's explanation for submitting police security expenses to obscure city agencies while he was mayor ...

LiveBlogging The Republican Debate

236.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Wednesday night the Republican presidential candidates gathered in St. Petersburg, Fl., for the CNN/YouTube debate, and 23/6 was there. Okay, 23/6 wa...

Clinton Camp Responds To ABC Story On Bill's Iraq Record

Hillaryhub.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On the eve of war with Iraq, former President Clinton said we should avoid war and seek a new U.N. resolution. Here's what he said in New York on Marc...

Ashcroft Assailed By Protesters, Backpedals On Waterboarding

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Last night, John Ashcroft delivered an address on the Cornell University campus "in the face of shouting dissenters and shrouded protesters." At his l...

Rudy's Latest Response To Money Controversy: It's A "Debate Day Dirty Trick"

CBS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Katie Couric: We were talking earlier, Mayor Giuliani, about the scrutiny that you have to endure when you run for public office, so much scrutiny tha...

Farewell To Arms: Tearful Musharraf Steps Down As Army Chief

AP | MUNIR AHMAD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Blinking back tears, Pervez Musharraf stepped down as Pakistan's military commander Wednesday, fulfilling a key opposition demand a day before he was ...