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Exxon’s Rex Tillerson Is Top Candidate for Secretary of State

CEO with ties to Russia’s Vladimir Putin would bring an executive’s experience to the diplomatic role, a transition official said By PETER NICHOLAS and BRADLEY OLSON   Mobil Corp. Chief Executive Rex Tillerson has emerged as the leading candidate to become President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for secretary of state, according to two transition officials, marking […]

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‘America’s best days are ahead of us,’ Romney says after meeting with Trump

  Romney, the former GOP presidential nominee being considered for secretary of State, praised President-elect DMittonald Trump on Tuesday night after a dinner in New York. “I happen to think that America’s best days are ahead of us,” Romney said after dinner, according to pool reports. “I think you’re going to see America continue to […]

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Trump Has 2-Point Edge in Bloomberg Politics Poll of Florida

In the U.S. Senate race, Republican incumbent Marco Rubio leads by 10 percentage points. By: John McCormick Donald Trump has a slim advantage in Florida as critical independent voters narrowly break his way in the must-win battleground state, a Bloomberg Politics poll shows. The Republican presidential nominee has 45 percent to Democrat Hillary Clinton’s 43 […]

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Finally a Republican (Other Than Me) Tells the Truth About Hillary Clinton

By: Rush Limbaugh RUSH: Well, I have to tell you, my email is overflowing with people calling Trump’s speech a home run. People are saying, “Finally! It’s about time somebody started telling the truth about Hillary Clinton, and it’s not you. Finally somebody that’s an official Republican starts telling us what we already know!” People […]

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Ann Coulter takes up ‘Mitt Romney for President’ chant again

By: Cheryl K. Chumley  The Washinton Times Conservative columnist Ann Coulter — who used her talk show platform in the last presidential election cycle to campaign hard for former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney — has taken up the mantra once again, calling on Republicans to give the failed White House bidder another shot in 2016. […]

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Mitt Romney Hits Obama on Shutdown, Talks 2012 Mistakes on Hannity

by Josh Feldman   Mitt Romney joined Sean Hannity Tuesday night for a rare interview, one of a select few he’s done since he lost the 2012 presidential election. Romney opened up about what he thinks of the government shutdown fight in Washington, and had some choice words for how President Obama‘s been handling it, […]

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Mitt Romney: ‘I’m not going away’

By ANNA PALMER Mitt Romney’s campaign ended, but he’s not getting out of politics. Romney told top Washington bundlers, donors and senior campaign leadership in a meeting Friday morning that he would help out GOP candidates for governor in 2013, during the upcoming midterm elections and the 2016 presidential race, according to two people who […]

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4 more years will cost us dearly

  By: Holly Robichaud / Boston Herald Today, President Obama will celebrate his inauguration and another four-year term in office. So far, it has been a long, bumpy road, where the new norm is that our nation leads from behind, our government never wastes a crisis, gas is well above $3 per gallon and people […]

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The Superb Mitt Romney

By: Jay Nordlinger    NATIONAL REVIEW ONLINE About 20 years ago, I often said, “You can say anything about Clarence Thomas. No matter how vile, false, or even racist, you can say it about Thomas, and get away with it. The culture permits it. It’s open season on Clarence Thomas.” Many years later, I said something […]

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P.J. O’Rourke: Dear Mr. President, Zero-Sum Doesn’t Add Up

  Is life like a pizza, where if some people have too many slices, other people have to eat the pizza box?   By P.J. O’ROURKE Given that hypocrisy is an important part of diplomacy, and diplomacy is necessary to foreign policy, allow me to congratulate you on winning a second term. I wish I […]

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