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Caldwell endorses Abercrombie for re-election

Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell is standing behind Gov. Neil Abercrombie for re-election.

Mayor Caldwell announced his endorsement for the governor at a news conference Monday morning. 283 more words

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Illinois Gov. Quinn Banks $12M for Re-election Bid

CHICAGO (AP) — Republican Bruce Rauner says he raised about $8 million in the second quarter and has about $3.5 million on hand for his bid for Illinois governor. 102 more words

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'Ugh:' 'Kissing congressman' Vance McAllister announces re-election bid

This cheating, lying GOP dude won’t go away. Groan.

Deliberate timing MT @Philip_Elliott: US Rep. Vance McAllister reverses course, says he's seeking re-election despite video scandal.— …

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Blatter to stand for re-election

Sepp Blatter will stand for re-election as FIFA president after the organisation voted against term and age limits for officials.

The 78-year-old’s widely anticipated announcement that he is to pursue a fifth term in office comes amid a tumultuous week personally in the build-up to the FIFA World Cup in Brazil.

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When the Story Goes Awry

That swap of five high-ranking terrorists for a sergeant isn’t proving the public relations bonanza that President Barack Obama expected. We must confess our surprise that it’s even turning out to be a public relations debacle, as we’d predicted the media would play along with the heartwarming tale of an American boy returned to the warm embrace of his family and small Idaho town, and we can only imagine very taken aback Obama must be. 696 more words

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DFL Endorses Dayton For Re-Election As Governor

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Democrats have endorsed Gov. Mark Dayton for re-election to a second term.

Delegates to the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party’s state convention in Duluth gave Dayton a strong voice vote of confidence on Saturday. 113 more words

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