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Zuckerberg's political group delays start

Zuckerberg's political group delays start

PALO ALTO, Calif., April 9 (UPI) -- The kickoff of Mark Zuckerberg's political group in California has been delayed after an embarrassing memo was leaked, a source told the Los Angeles Times.
Citizens United -- My how the money rolls in

Citizens United -- My how the money rolls in

WASHINGTON, July 15 (UPI) -- Secret corporate money continues to swamp the American political process in the wake of the 2010 U.S. Supreme Court ruling in Citizens United vs. FCC, evoking the words of an old folk song: "My father makes counterfeit money, My granny makes bathtub gin, My sister sells kisses to sailors, And oh how the money rolls in."
MICHAEL KIRKLAND, UPI Senior Legal Affairs Correspondent
California voters don't support legalizing pot

California voters don't support legalizing pot

LOS ANGELES, May 31 (UPI) -- A poll of California voters found they don't support legalizing pot, although they approve the use of medical marijuana as treatment for severe illness.
Gingrich's old ethics case gets new life

Gingrich's old ethics case gets new life

WASHINGTON, Feb. 6 (UPI) -- The 1990s House ethics case against former U.S. Speaker Newt Gingrich has returned and Republican presidential rival Mitt Romney pounced on it.
GOP debate centers on economy

GOP debate centers on economy

ROCHESTER, Mich., Nov. 9 (UPI) -- Eight candidates for the Republican presidential nomination focused on the U.S. economy Wednesday in a debate in Rochester, Mich.

Report: eBay CEO eying run for governor

SACRAMENTO, Jan. 25 (UPI) -- Meg Whitman, eBay's CEO, may be considering a run for governor of California after she steps down from her current job, sources told the Los Angeles Times.
GOP hopefuls slow to rap Bush on Iraq

GOP hopefuls slow to rap Bush on Iraq

WASHINGTON, Jan. 10 (UPI) -- Support for President George W. Bush's Iraq War policy has become the rule, rather than the exception, among GOP presidential hopefuls, a report said.

Calif. presidential initiative has stalled

SACRAMENTO, Oct. 5 (UPI) -- An effort to place an initiative on the California ballot to split the state’s presidential electors appears to have faltered.

Romney leads GOP fundraising

WASHINGTON, April 3 (UPI) -- Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, who trails in the polls, is leading the money primary among Republicans.

SanFran 'values' new GOP watchword

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 3 (UPI) -- Democrats haven't won the U.S. House yet, but the phrase "San Francisco values" is already popping up on the Internet and in newspapers.

UPI's Capital Comment for October 19, 2001

WASHINGTON, Oct. 19 (UPI) -- Capital Comment -- News notes, political rumors, and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press Intern
By United Press International
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Daniel Schnur is the Chairman of the California Fair Political Practices Commission, Director of the Jesse M. Unruh Institute of Politics at the University of Southern California, and a visiting instructor at the University of California, Berkeley. He is also a Republican political strategist best known for his work as Senator John McCain's Communications Director in his 2000 presidential primary campaign against George W. Bush.

Born in Shorewood, Wisconsin, Dan Schnur was raised in a proudly Democratic household. After attending local schools, Schnur left Shorewood for Carleton College in Northfield, Minnesota, where he was a pupil of the late U.S. Senator Paul Wellstone.

Schnur started work in politics as a media assistant for the Ronald Reagan / George H. W. Bush campaign for the election of 1984. Bush campaign strategist Lee Atwater encouraged Schnur to finish college after the campaign had ended. He did so, at American University in Washington, D.C.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Dan Schnur."
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