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Was Cantor’s Shocking Loss a Tea Party Victory?

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Christie, McAuliffe Win Governor’s Races

Written by Patrick O'Connor, Neil King Jr. and Heather Haddon Featured in The Wall Street Journal/Politics and Policy: Read the full article Wins by Each Party in New Jersey, Virginia Send Mixed Messages to the Two Sides Republican Gov. Chris

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Republicans Debate: Conventions or Primaries?

Featured in Time: Read the full article Written by: Alex Rogers In their continuing effort to tame the revolutionary wing of the GOP and advance electable, conservative candidates, establishment Republicans have hit on a new theory: the problem is not just

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Tea Party Vows Future Fights as Republicans Assess Damage

Featured in Read the full article Written by: Michael Tackett House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio may have had little choice in the fight over Obamacare other than showing his unyielding faction of Tea Party members what their strategy would bring,

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HDMK Announces Restructuring

WASHINGTON, DC – HDMK partners Terry Holt and Trent Duffy of the Washington-based strategic communications, public affairs and lobbying consulting firm, today announced that the firm has completed a long-planned reorganization and is elevating Michael Hacker to the position of partner.

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WSJ: GOP Needs Spokesperson to Cut Through Media

Written by John Nolte Source: Click for original post Smarting from defeat by Barack Obama’s made-in-Silicon-Valley messaging network, congressional Republicans in Washington are getting tutorials to bring them into a Twitterized world. I have a simpler idea: First join the

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Bigger Bang Expected From Ryan-Biden Bout

by Janet Hook Click to read the orginal article    When Rep. Paul Ryan and Vice President Joe Biden debate Thursday night as their parties' vice presidential nominees, there will likely be more fireworks than when their running mates met

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Mitt Romney must prove that debate performance was the real him

by Philip Rucker Click to read the orginal article    FISHERSVILLE, Va. — Mitt Romney's challenge, with less than five weeks until Election Day, is to convince voters that the steady, decisive, in-command competitor who showed up for the first

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HDMK Hires Former Fox News Producer

Second Major Expansion as Public Affairs Firm Continues to Grow WASHINGTON – To meet the needs of steady growth in the company's strategic communications and public affairs client base, HDMK announces they have added former Fox News producer Christin Fernandez as

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Top Democratic Leadership Aide Mike Hacker to Join HDMK as Senior Vice President

WASHINGTON, DC – HDMK today announced that Mike Hacker, the long-time House Democratic leadership aide and party operative, will join the firm as Senior Vice President on July 1. Hacker greatly expands the firm's capabilities in strategic advocacy, public affairs, communications

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