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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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  • Floridians push Congress to fund snagged Everglades project

    It’s time to cut through the red tape and move water south from Lake Okeechobee to avoid polluted discharges along the Treasure Coast, Florida members of Congress declared on Thursday. ┬áRepublicans joined with Democrats to introduce legislation...
  • Battle over Ex-Im Bank shifts to next Congress

    Remember when conservative Republicans were drawing a line in the sand against the reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank? On Thursday, the Senate is expected to approve a nine-month extension of the Ex-Im Bank's charter, from Sept. 30 of this year...
  • Hispanics don't see Florida favorite sons Jeb Bush or Marco Rubio winning in 2016

    Hispanics don't see Florida favorite sons Jeb Bush or Marco Rubio winning in 2016
    Hispanics, the fastest growing voting bloc in America and the most critical group of swing voters, don't expect either Jeb Bush or Marco Rubio — the Florida politicians widely portrayed as having the most appeal to Hispanic voters — to win the...
  • Would a GOP Senate foretell change for consumer agency?

    WASHINGTON At 3 years old, the controversial Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has survived opponents' attempts to dismantle it and is busy rolling out new regulations and doling out punishment to companies accused of bilking consumers. But the bureau...
  • Angry with Washington, 1 in 4 Americans open to state secession

    Angry with Washington, 1 in 4 Americans open to state secession
    The failed Scottish vote to pull out from the United Kingdom stirred secessionist hopes for some in the United States, where almost a quarter of people are open to their states leaving the union, a new Reuters/Ipsos poll found. Some 23.9 percent of...
  • Boehner pivots to jobs, economy in run-up to November election

    Jobs and the economy remain tops on voters' minds heading into the midterm election, and House Speaker John A. Boehner wants to re-focus his Republican Party on a "five points" pocketbook agenda before November. The speaker, known for an unwavering...
  • Midterm election ads strike increasingly negative tone

    As Democrats and Republicans wrestle for control of the Senate, voters are facing an onslaught of political ads around the country that are striking an increasingly negative tone, even more so than in past election cycles. From the end of August to...
  • Republican campaign chairman aspires to historic majority in midterms

    WASHINGTON National Republican Congressional Committee Chairman Greg Walden called a 245-seat House majority an "aspirational" but "achievable" goal for the midterms a morereserved prediction for his partythan in previous comments. "I think going into...
  • Angry with Washington, 1 in 4 Americans open to secession

    Angry with Washington, 1 in 4 Americans open to secession
    BOSTON (Reuters) - The failed Scottish vote to pull out from the United Kingdom stirred secessionist hopes for some in the United States, where almost a quarter of people are open to their states leaving the union, a new Reuters/Ipsos poll found. Some...
  • Republican senator says 2015 could be time for U.S. oil export bill

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top supporter in the U.S. Congress for reversing the 40-year ban on crude oil exports, Senator Lisa Murkowski from Alaska, said next year could be the time for a bill on lifting the restriction. "I think it may be timely then,"...
  • California Republicans kick off convention in Los Angeles

    Just weeks before California voters begin casting mail ballots, about 1,000 of the state’s Republicans will gather in Los Angeles this weekend at their biannual convention. This year’s theme: “Reclaim California.” It’s a...