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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) - 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.
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - After Texas Governor George W Bush swept Arizona Senator John McCain in three simultaneous GOP primaries Tuesday, the race for the Republican presidential nomination heads into next week when more than half of the delegates needed to win the nomination are at stake.
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Texas Governor George W Bush and Arizona Senator John McCain were the apparent winners, according to some observers of the first Republican presidential debate to include all GOP candidates vying for the nomination. Thursday night's presidential debate in New Hampshire, the first such for Bush after skipping a previous debate, drew the GOP frontrunner into the firing line of other candidates trying to chip away at his status as the leading candidate for the Republican nomination.
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - In his final State of the Union address on Thursday, President Bill Clinton proposed that states impose a license and registration procedure for handgun buyers similar to those already in place for drivers, but some GOP governors are already taking issue with his proposal.Despite the lack of a constitutionally protected right for driving, Clinton said, "Every state in this country already requires hunters and automobile drivers to have a license. I think they ought to do the same thing for handgun purchases."
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Vice President Al Gore showcased a senior citizen on Tuesday who lives frugally without Medicaid, but while painting the 88-year woman as needing taxpayers to foot her prescription bills, Gore reportedly stopped short of acknowledging that she preferred to live without it.Gore's presidential campaign staff invited Raymond, NH, widow Florence Seitz to attend a healthcare forum in Nashua where he lead her to describe how she sometimes doesn't take all of her prescription drugs because she can't afford them.
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - An official with Republican presidential candidate Gary Bauer's campaign is pushing for legal action against an Internet columnist who boasted of infiltrating one of Bauer's offices with the intent of infecting Bauer and his staff with the flu.In a case which has gone largely unreported in the established media, Internet columnist Dan Savage could face legal challenges after he posed as a volunteer for Bauer's Iowa campaign headquarters and sought to deliberately spread the flu virus to Bauer in protest of the candidate's conservative ideologies.
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
Washington (CNSNews.com) - Republican presidential candidate Steve Forbes Thursday outlined his privacy policy proposal, becoming the only GOP candidate to address the privacy and technology issue in such detail. Forbes announced his plan at the Washington-based Free Congress Foundation, a "culturally conservative" watchdog group which tracks the pulse of, among other things, the extent to which individuals are affected by government intrusion.
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - First Lady Hillary Clinton's New York senatorial bid has cost US taxpayers nearly $1 million to cover the cost of transporting the candidate and her entourage throughout the state and travel to and from Washington, DC."I'll be on your side," Mrs. Clinton said on Sunday during her campaign kick-off before embarking on a week-long "announcement tour."
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Senior Clinton Administration officials met recently with an Israeli military attorney who traveled to Washington to negotiate the release of convicted spy Jonathan Pollard.Israel's Defense Ministry attorney Moshe Kochnovsky, who serves as deputy director of special affairs, reportedly met with White House officials to discuss a possible presidential pardon for Pollard despite uniform recommendations against his release from throughout the Administration.
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - The first lady who wants to be a US Senator is harping on some familiar themes as she hits the campaign trail: This week, she declared health care to be a "fundamental human right," and she's pushing to revitalize a universal health care coverage plan which drew her widespread criticism in the early years of President Clinton's term.
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Tuesday's election results have ended with a number of benchmarks for Republicans and Democrats in various gubernatorial, mayoral and state assembly campaigns across the nation.
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Texas Governor George W Bush questioned the timing of an Agriculture Department report, which suggests that five percent of Texans go hungry - a report which was conducted from 1996 through 1998 and released on Monday.The report placed Texas second only to Oregon in terms of the "prevalence of hunger," followed closely by New Mexico and President Bill Clinton's home state of Arkansas.
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
Washington (CNSNews.com) - In light of a growing concern over personal privacy issues involving medical, financial and computer data, four congressmen Thursday formed the first privacy caucus targeting corporate and government initiatives likely to affect individual privacy.The privacy caucus so far consists of one Democrat and one Republican from both the House and Senate, making it a bi-partisan, bi-cameral caucus including Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX), Rep. Ed Markey (D-MA), Sen. Richard Shelby (R-AL) and Sen. Richard Bryan (D-NV).
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - President Bill Clinton and First Lady Hillary Clinton may have settled on a $1.7 million home Monday in Chappaqua, New York, but securing the necessary loan needed to take possession may be another matter. The Clintons have now encountered a legal challenge to the loan on grounds that the home loan constitutes an illegal political gift.
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Congressman JC Watts (R-OK) Wednesday denied a CBS news report that he is "calling it quits from Congress." Watts' office called the report "erroneous."CBS anchor Bryant Gumbel reported on Wednesday morning's The Early Show that Watts, "the forth highest-ranking Republican in the House, privately informed the House Speaker yesterday that he will step down at the end of his term which ends in January."
July 7, 2008, 8:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - While claiming to protect personal medical information, new regulations proposed by the Department of Health and Human Services would allow consumers' medical information be made available to government agencies, student researchers and even some banking institutions.Under orders from President Bill Clinton made last October to HHS Secretary Donna Shalala, the agency is seeking public comment through this Thursday on the proposed regulations.