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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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  • GOP hope to clarify new law; Dems want gay rights protected

     GOP hope to clarify new law; Dems want gay rights protected
    With criticism mounting from businesses, educational institutions and human rights groups, Indiana's Republican legislators are seeking to mitigate the fallout from last week's passage of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act. Some GOP officials are...
  • House, Senate give preliminary OK to NC gas tax deal

    Gasoline taxes in North Carolina appear headed downward by a little bit very soon as the General Assembly voted Monday night for a compromise plan that avoids a sharp drop this summer that bill supporters said would wreck future road-building plans....
  • Haslam urges lawmakers to look beyond politics on Medicaid

    Gov. Bill Haslam on Monday urged fellow Republicans to look beyond political considerations as they prepare to vote on a revived version of his Insure Tennessee proposal. Haslam told reporters that he spent the weekend talking to fellow Republicans on...
  • Carly Fiorina says chance of presidential run 'higher than 90 percent'

    SAN JOSE, Calif. Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina now says the chance of her running for president in 2016 is "higher than 90 percent," and she'll make and announce her decision in the next month or two. The Republican told "Fox News Sunday" that...
  • Fiorina likely GOP presidential candidate, attacks Clinton

    Former technology executive Carly Fiorina says she is more than 90 percent likely to seek the Republican presidential nomination. And she is questioning the confidence people can have in likely Democratic contender Hillary Rodham Clinton. On "Fox News...
  • Top GOP legislators pan Pence over defense of religious law

    Indiana Gov. Mike Pence is getting some blame from fellow Republicans on how the state's new religious objections law is being perceived around the country. House Speaker Brian Bosma said Monday that Pence raised the specter of the law permitting...
  • Could the anti-immigrant loudmouths pass a U.S. citizenship test?

    Could the anti-immigrant loudmouths pass a U.S. citizenship test?
    To listen to talk radio and cable television, which are dominated by conservatives, the national and state debates over immigration give the impression that most legal residents of the state of California oppose immigrant workers here illegally and...
  • High court sends back ruling on Virginia redistricting

    A federal judicial panel must take another look at its ruling that Virginia state lawmakers packed too many black voters into one congressional district, the U.S. Supreme Court said Monday. The justices ordered the three-judge panel to review the case in...
  • Sen. Harry Reid, Longtime Friend of Joe Lieberman, To Retire

    Sen. Harry Reid, Longtime Friend of Joe Lieberman, To Retire
    U.S. Senator Harry Reid, one of the most prominent and powerful senators in recent years, will not seek reelection in 2016 and will retire from the historic chamber. Reid was a longtime friend of former U.S. Senator Joe Lieberman who stood by...
  • Spokesman for Missouri auditor who killed self found dead of apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. Veteran Missouri state official Robert "Spence" Jackson, who was media director for the late state auditor Tom Schweich, was found dead Sunday of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. He was 44. Jackson's death comes about a month...
  • Bustos says she won't run for Senate, praises Duckworth

    U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos says she's decided not to challenge Republican Mark Kirk for his U.S. Senate seat. Bustos had been mulling a run, but said Monday that she won't run now that U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth is in the race for the Democratic nomination....