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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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  • Rand Paul blisters Obama and Clinton, calls for GOP diversity

    Fewer than 50 days before an election that may give Republicans control of the Senate as well as the House, Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) on Saturday skipped past those contests entirely to focus on one in which he may play a more central role — the 2016...
  • Florida Democrats rally around Wasserman Schultz

    Florida Democrats rally around Wasserman Schultz
    Florida Democrats have been delivering impassioned defenses of U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston, whose position on the national stage was depicted as precarious in a lengthy article critiquing her performance as national party chairwoman. U....
  • Courting all voters: governor's race hinges on voters who usually skip midterm elections

    Courting all voters: governor's race hinges on voters who usually skip midterm elections
    The Florida governor's race could turn on the turnout of various pockets of voters. No bloc is going un-courted as the candidates pull out all the stops to eke out a few more votes from pivotal demographic groups. "It's political life or death," said...
  • FSU did well in choice of new president

    FSU did well in choice of new president
    Florida State University has a new president. State Sen. John Thrasher, a powerful Republican lawmaker and big-time FSU alum, has been selected to lead the university and help vault it into the nation's top tier. The former House speaker and chair of...
  • Incumbent Hager faces well-funded newcomer Silvers

    Incumbent Hager faces well-funded newcomer Silvers
    Republican state Rep. Bill Hager, like most any scandal-free incumbent, is largely considered a favorite for re-election in District 89. But the state Democratic Party likes David Silvers' chances and has spent more than $30,000 to pay for Silvers'...
  • Poll suggests Gillespie narrowing Warner lead

    Poll suggests Gillespie narrowing Warner lead
    For the first time, a new poll is reporting that Sen. Mark Warner's lead over GOP challenger Ed Gillespie stands in the single digits — 9 percentage points, to be exact, according to the new Quinnipiac University poll. The poll shows Warner...
  • Madonna and Young: Voters to cast ballots in what can be called a 3-D election

    Madonna and Young: Voters to cast ballots in what can be called a 3-D election
    What is the biggest problem facing America today? Certainly, there is a long litany to choose from: foreign wars, corrupt politicians, out-of-control spending, a dysfunctional Congress, educational inequities, a broken political process, uncontrolled...
  • An easy favorite, Gov. Brown is slow to aid fellow Democrats

    An easy favorite, Gov. Brown is slow to aid fellow Democrats
    Facing an uphill climb to regain a two-house supermajority in November, legislative leaders say that they have asked Gov. Jerry Brown to stump for fellow Democrats in a half-dozen competitive districts. It's the sort of thing governors typically do as...
  • Who will replace Holder, and can Obama get a nominee confirmed?

    Confirming a new attorney general to replace Eric H. Holder Jr. is certain to prompt a heated political debate during a robust post-election lame-duck session of Congress – one made especially more divisive if Democrats lose the Senate’s...
  • U.S. Attorney General Holder, a close Obama ally, to step down

    U.S. Attorney General Holder, a close Obama ally, to step down
    Eric Holder, an unapologetic liberal voice and one of President Barack Obama's closest allies, said on Thursday he would step down as U.S. attorney general after a term marked by advances in civil rights and frequent battles with Republicans in Congress....
  • Holder resigns; Senate battle looms over replacement

    WASHINGTON Attorney General Eric Holder announced his resignation Thursday, signaling an end to his six turbulent years in office and setting the stage for a potentially bruising confirmation battle in the Senate over his eventual replacement. "We...