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A collection of news and information related to Republican Party published by Tribune Company sources. (Photo GETTY IMAGES)
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  • U.S. tightens travel restrictions from West Africa to curb Ebola

    U.S. tightens travel restrictions from West Africa to curb Ebola
    Ever since an Ebola case from Liberia arrived at a Dallas hospital last month, political pressure has been building on the Obama administration to restrict travel from the three West African countries where the disease has spread with frightening speed....
  • That Sinking Feeling

    That Sinking Feeling
    All the news and opinion I hear, see and read says that the conservative Republicans are going to win on Nov. 4. They’ll take control of the Senate and maybe gain a couple more seats in the House. In other words, they’ll be rewarded for...
  • New Ebola restrictions not enough for Republicans pushing travel ban

    While the Obama administration continues to put in place additional measures to identify travelers potentially infected with Ebola, the early Republican response is in: It's still not enough. The administration announced Tuesday that travelers to the...
  • Outside Spending In Governor's Race Tops $10 Million

    Outside Spending In Governor's Race Tops $10 Million
    Outside spending in the gubernatorial race has exceeded $10 million as special interest groups look to sway the outcome of the Nov. 4. election. Republican challenger Tom Foley is running for the second time against Democratic Governor Dannel P. Malloy,...
  • Voters favor compromise, but in what direction?

    According to Wall Street Journal columnist Gerald Seib, a new Journal/NBC News poll found that half of the voters surveyed preferred a candidate who would compromise in order to reach consensus on a bill, compared to 42% that favored a candidate who...
  • Colorful and influential GOP leader Tom Slade dies

    Colorful and influential GOP leader Tom Slade dies
    Tom Slade — a hard-drinking, seafaring tactician who steered Republicans to political dominance in Florida — died Monday in Orange Park at age 78 from complications associated with heart failure. The colorful Slade, a mix of Southern charm...
  • Hillary Clinton makes pitch to Colorado women and Democrats

    Hillary Clinton makes pitch to Colorado women and Democrats
    Weighing in on behalf of a trio of Colorado Democrats locked in fierce midterm contests, Hillary Rodham Clinton on Tuesday implored party loyalists to get out the vote in an election for which ballots have already arrived in mailboxes across the state....
  • Immigration inaction shouldn't keep Latinos from voting

    Immigration inaction shouldn't keep Latinos from voting
    To the editor: It took African Americans hundreds of years to gain their freedom. Still, to this day, young blacks are gunned down for walking down the street, playing music too loud or simply for asking for assistance. Legislation does not end the...
  • Top Democrats blast Arundel candidate Peroutka

    Top Democrats blast Arundel candidate Peroutka
    Maryland Democrats brought out some of their heaviest hitters Tuesday to urge voters to reject Anne Arundel County Council Republican candidate Michael Anthony Peroutka. "We don't need to go backwards," said House of Delegates Speaker Michael E. Busch,...
  • Corruption charges against Alabama House speaker 'gutter politics': Congressman

    BIRMINGHAM Ala. (Reuters) - A prominent supporter of Alabama state House Speaker Mike Hubbard, a Republican indicted on 23 felony counts of corruption, condemned the charges against him on Tuesday as "Chicago-style gutter politics." Hubbard, a powerful...
  • Endorsements for Illinois House

    Endorsements for Illinois House
    The Tribune offers endorsements today in contested races for the Illinois House. 5th District: Republican newcomer Collin Johnson lives in the South Loop and spends most days inside Chicago public high schools overseeing a tutoring program. He is...