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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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  • Guantanamo closure funding on hold

     
    by Janet Hook and Julian E. Barnes In an abrupt departure from President Obama's plans, the Senate today voted overwhelmingly against paying for closure of the U.S. military-run detention facility for suspected terrorists at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. The 90-6...
  • Clinton: Obama's problems 'manageable'

     
    by Mark Silva Is that "right wing conspiracy'' that the Clintons complained about still alive and well, and is President Barack Obama feeling some of that heat today? "Oh you bet,'' former President Bill Clinton said in an appearance this......
  • Pat Buchanan: 'Obama man'

     
    by Mark Silva Pat Buchanan wrote speeches for President Richard Nixon. Buchanan ran for president, as a Republican. And when he fell short of the GOP's nomination in 2000, Buchanan ran with the Reform Party. And when Palm Beach County,......
  • Sarah Palin's TEA Party: A third party?

     
    by Mark Silva Mark this as the week in which one of the potential players for 2012 set out to brand herself: Sarah Palin, the "common-sense conservative.'' Three years from now -- think about that phrase a moment -- we'll......
  • Joe Wilson: Nancy Pelosi's House

     
    by Mark Silva and updated Payback is fundraising. The Republicans have tapped a potentially powerful fundraising tool in Rep. Joe Wilson, the South Carolinian who accused the president of lying about his health-care plans. Wilson apologized to the White...
  • Kirk: Kennedy ally, champion, 'caretaker'

     
    by Mark Silva The newest, but only temporary, member of the U.S. Senate will be sworn in this afternoon. Vice President Joe Biden, a longtime friend of the late Sen. Edward M. Kenmedy and former colleague, will preside over the......
  • Specter: CIA epiphany

     
    by Rebecca Cole After seeing his seniority stripped last week by Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.), it looks like Sen. Arlen Specter got the memo and is now busily marching to the Democrats' tune. On Wednesday, the Pennsylvania senator had......
  • Smithtown matters: Councilman reacts on R-C deal

     
    Republican Councilman Edward Wehrheim says he was somewhat disappointed that his party didn???t nominate him for the highway superintendent job, but he is ???comfortable??? with the decision. ???I think I was the best person for the job,??? he said in.......
  • Rahm Emanuel: Olympic critics get seats

     
    by Mark Silva Posted Thursday evening, updated Friday at 6:15 am and 9:35 am EDT Republicans have been ready with criticism for President Barack Obama's overnight journey to Copenhagen, where the president today pressed Chicago's case for the 2016...
  • Senate climate bill: Tougher than House

     
    by Jim Tankersley The Senate's environment committee is set to take up an energy and climate-change bill demanding a 20 percent cut in U.S. greenhouse gas emissions by 2020, a stricter target than one approved by the House during the......
  • EPA greenhouse gas regulations coming

     
    by Jim Tankersley The Environmental Protection Agency announced plans today to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from power plants, factories and oil refineries - a warning shot to Congress that if it does not move to curb global warming, the Obama......