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July 7, 2008, 8:26 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani announced Thursday he was diagnosed with prostate cancer two weeks ago and said his response to treatment will determine the future of his potential Senate race against Democratic rival First Lady Hillary Clinton.
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - A forthcoming congressional report to be released in the coming weeks cites the federal government as wasting more than $19 billion each year in improper payments, a problem which one congressional committee says is growing at "an alarming rate."The House Budget Committee will release before the end of January its analysis of "waste, fraud, abuse and mismanagement" by federal government agencies. According to excerpts obtained by CNSNews.com, the report suggests a record number of agencies are "at risk" for waste, fraud and abuse.
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - The George W Bush presidential campaign is crying foul over recorded telephone messages placed to Michigan residents which compare his spending record in Texas to that of "liberal Bill Clinton and the Democrats" in Washington and another that accuses Bush of engaging in a "negative smear campaign." And residents there are complaining of a recorded phone message accusing Bush of being anti-Catholic.
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - The United States should be careful not to "drift from crisis to crisis without clear priorities," according to Texas Republican Governor George W Bush, delivering the first of his foreign policy addresses at the Ronald Reagan Library in Simi Valley, California on Friday.
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - A new congressional report is calling into question the reliability of the Treasury Department's claims about which taxpayers would benefit more from a tax cut. The Treasury Department's "tax distribution numbers are statistically compromised and include conjectures and guesswork making their reliability unknowable," according to a new Joint Economic Committee (JEC) study released on Tuesday.
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Recorded phone messages targeting Michigan voters and attacking Texas Governor George W Bush have prompted a chorus of criticism of his rival, Arizona Senator John McCain, from six Republican governors and a prominent Catholic businessman supporting Bush's presidential bid.Michigan Governor John Engler, himself a Roman Catholic and advisor to Bush, lead the charge among other a list of other Republican Governors implicating McCain in the attack.
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - A Texas-based non-profit campaign watchdog group, which has been critical of Governor George W Bush for amassing a sizeable campaign war-chest, is itself under fire from Texas Republicans for "acting more like a partisan lapdog for Democrats and trial lawyers."Texas Republican Party Chairwoman Susan Weddington called on the group Texans for Public Justice to "come clean with the people of Texas and reveal their secret funding sources."
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - It's T-minus five days until the long-awaited Iowa caucuses. For the first time in years, both Democrat and Republican presidential candidates are vying for the support of voters in what some may call a political public relations game.It's not a primary and it's not a straw poll vote like that held in Ames last year, but the Iowa caucuses are a key element for any presidential candidate who wants voters and financial contributors to believe he has what it takes to win the 2000 presidential election.
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - The Republican presidential nomination will be decided at the party's national convention in Philadelphia, according to two prominent observers who analyzed the results of Tuesday's GOP primary in Michigan where Democrats played a significant role in Senator John McCain's win.In separate interviews with CNSNews.com, pollster John Zogby and political consultant Dick Morris predict the Republican presidential primary race between Texas Governor George W. Bush and Arizona Senator John McCain won't be over until the party's nominating convention.
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - The outdoor advertising agency which backed out of a contract with the Republican National Committee said Wednesday it will now honor its contract for a billboard set to appear outside Vice President Al Gore's presidential campaign headquarters.Outdoor Systems, Inc. Director of Communications Tom Wisz told CNSNews.com that the company will honor its original contract with the RNC, placing a billboard outside Vice President Al Gore's presidential campaign headquarters in Nashville, Tennessee.
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Even though President Bill Clinton has yet to formally announce his 2000 budget proposals, White House leaks about his final spending plans for the next fiscal year have amounted to more than $9 billion according to the House Budget Committee. The committee has developed a website to keep track of what they call "Clinton's Budget-Busting Trial Balloons," which have so far come only in the form of a "steady stream of White House 'leaks.'"
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - The Republican presidential nomination will be decided at the party's national convention in Philadelphia, according to two prominent observers reacting to the results of Tuesday's GOP primary in Michigan where Democrats made up the majority of Senator John McCain's victory margin.
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Texas Republican Governor George W Bush Wednesday unveiled what his campaign calls a "bold approach to tax cuts," one that focuses on raising the standard of living to lower income families while also relieving the tax burden on those who already pay the heaviest proportion of taxes - the wealthy.
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - A group of communications industry leaders and privacy rights advocates have joined forces to challenge the Federal Communications Commission for the agency's 1999 rule which imposes surveillance requirements on telephone systems.
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
Dulles, VA (CNSNews.com) - Texas Governor George W Bush participated in an online chat session Friday and used the occasion to highlight remarks by a leading Democrat who suggests Arizona Senator John McCain's campaign is ultimately helping the Democrats in the general election.Bush took part in the high tech conversation during a stop at the America OnLine headquarters in Virginia where employees filled the auditorium to standing room only.
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
1st write-thru; includes reaction from ATR, SBSC and Steve Forbes(CNSNews.com) - Texas Republican Governor George W Bush Wednesday unveiled what his campaign calls a "bold approach to tax cuts," one that focuses on raising the standard of living to lower income families while also relieving the tax burden on those who already pay the heaviest proportion of taxes - the wealthy.
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Library administrators in a traditionally conservative Atlanta suburb have decided to carry a New York Times best-selling expose on First Lady Hillary Clinton. The decision comes after a report surfaced this weekend describing how one librarian said the book was rejected because of "bad reviews."
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
Chicago, Ill. (CNSNews.com) - Despite the fact that many Chicago residents know little about Arizona Senator John McCain's policy positions, self-described liberals in both parties in the metropolitan Chicago area told CNSNews.com they are supporting McCain over Texas Governor George W. Bush.The closed GOP primary for Illinois will be held March 21st.But while McCain's war hero status and personality seems to carry the most weight with voters some are waiting to hear about the candidates' positions on decisions made in the Oval Office.
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(Editor's Note: This is the first in a series of articles examining the plans of the presidential candidates for reforming Social Security.)(CNSNews.com) - Texas Governor George W Bush has yet to make known the details of his plan to salvage Social Security, but the principles lying at the foundation of his overall plan focus, in part, on allowing individuals the freedom to decide for themselves how to manage their own retirement plans.
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - American Hispanics represent one of the fastest growing segments of the American population and also are among the nation's strongest supporters of proposals to privatize Social Security, according to a poll conducted by the Hispanic Business Roundtable.