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A status quo government?

A status quo government?

U.S. voters may have returned the same leadership to Washington on Election Day but that doesn't mean they expect the status quo to continue, observers say.
NICOLE DEBEVEC, United Press International
Post-Santorum right still cool to Romney

Post-Santorum right still cool to Romney

WASHINGTON, April 11 (UPI) -- Social conservative groups refused to back Mitt Romney after Rick Santorum quit the U.S. presidential contest, which Newt Gingrich said was now a two-man race.
Gingrich says Palin could be running mate

Gingrich says Palin could be running mate

WASHINGTON, Dec. 31 (UPI) -- Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich said he would consider former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin as a potential running mate.
GOP heart of Dixie could be up for grabs

GOP heart of Dixie could be up for grabs

WASHINGTON, Dec. 13 (UPI) -- The battle among Republican U.S. presidential candidates to win over conservative, evangelical voters in the South is wide open, observers say.
Palin won't seek 2012 GOP nomination

Palin won't seek 2012 GOP nomination

WASHINGTON, Oct. 5 (UPI) -- Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin told supporters in a letter Wednesday she will not seek the Republican nomination for president in 2012.

Ralph Reed says no to Congress run

WASHINTON, D.C., March 10 (UPI) -- Ralph Reed, former director of the Christian Coalition, says he will not run for the suburban Atlanta congressional seat held by retiring Rep. John Linder.
Ralph Reed skips McCain fundraiser

Ralph Reed skips McCain fundraiser

ATLANTA, Aug. 18 (UPI) -- A top Republican who promoted an Atlanta fundraiser for likely GOP presidential nominee John McCain stayed away from the event, The Wall Street Journal said.

Former Bush administration official guilty

WASHINGTON, June 20 (UPI) -- A former Bush administration official was convicted Tuesday of charges that include lying about a golfing trip to Scotland arranged by lobbyist Jack Abramoff.

Ga. gays upset about candidate's switch

ATLANTA, May 29 (UPI) -- Gay voters in Georgia say they may boycott the Democratic gubernatorial primary because of a candidate's change of heart on same-sex marriage.

Christian Coalition dogged by debt

WASHINGTON, April 10 (UPI) -- The conservative Christian Coalition organization is down to a single Washington lobbyist and is in more than $2 million debt, The Washington Post reports.

Report: E-mail told Reed of lottery client

ATLANTA, March 4 (UPI) -- A self-avowed Christian Republican in Georgia who opposes Internet gambling has been linked to lobbying efforts that helped defeat a U.S. ban on the practice.

Report: Lobbyist used favors to kill bill

WASHINGTON, Oct. 16 (UPI) -- A new account of a multi-player lobbying campaign that defeated an anti-gambling bill puts mega-lobbyist Jack Abramoff in a bad light.

Washington lobbyist Abramoff indicted

MIAMI, Aug. 12 (UPI) -- Washington lobbyist Jack Abramoff and a business partner have been indicted by a federal grand jury in Florida on wire fraud and conspiracy charges.

Ala. group says donations not from casinos

MONTGOMERY, Ala., July 2 (UPI) -- The Christian Coalition of Alabama has decided that money contributed to an anti-casino drive by an Indian tribe did not come from gambling revenues.

Microsoft ends retainer with Ralph Reed

REDMOND, Wash., May 28 (UPI) -- Microsoft Corp. no longer has consultant Ralph Reed of Century Strategies, in Atlanta, under contract for $20,000 a month, the company has confirmed.

Ralph Reed is a consultant for Microsoft

REDMOND, Wash., April 27 (UPI) -- The Microsoft Corp. is paying social conservative Ralph Reed $20,000 a month to act as a consultant, the Seattle Post-Intelligencer reported Wednesday.

Reed may run for Georgia Lt. Gov. in 2006

WASHINGTON, Jan. 18 (UPI) -- Republican political consultant Ralph Reed is considering a run for Georgia lieutenant governor in 2006, the Washington Times said Tuesday.

Analysis: Medicare law has cost drawbacks

WASHINGTON, Dec. 8 (UPI) -- The Medicare prescription drug bill signed into law Monday by President Bush is a political victory, but one that has strings attached and rising out of pocket costs for seniors.
ELLEN BECK, United Press International

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Rabbi: Secularism in retreat

WASHINGTON, March 13 (UPI) -- Prominent Orthodox rabbi Daniel Lapin hailed Thursday's Senate vote banning partial-birth abortions as further evidence that secularism in the United States is
UWE SIEMON-NETTO, UPI Religion Editor

Rabbi: Secularism in retreat

WASHINGTON, March 13 (UPI) -- Prominent Orthodox Rabbi Daniel Lapin hailed Thursday's Senate vote banning partial-birth abortions as further evidence that secularism in the United States is
UWE SIEMON-NETTO, UPI Religion Editor

UPI's Capital Comment for Feb. 24, 2003

WASHINGTON, Feb. 21 (UPI) -- Capital Comment -- Daily news notes, political rumors and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press I

UPI's Capital Comment for Jan. 24, 2003

WASHINGTON, Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Capital Comment -- Daily news notes, political rumors, and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press
By United Press International

Analysis: Dems 2002 -- Southern disaster

SACRAMENTO, Nov. 18 (UPI) -- The conventional wisdom about the 2002 midterm election was that it went badly for the Democrats who boldly predicted -- along with this writer-- that they woul
PATRICK REDDY

Analysis: Whites, not Latinos, win for GOP

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 11 (UPI) -- The demographic headline on the 2002 election was expected to be either "Democrats ride growing numbers of nonwhite voters to victory," or "GOP wins by attracti
STEVE SAILER, UPI National Correspondent
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