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Monday, February 26, 2024

RNC – live blogging

I’m watching, so you can ignore the pain. It’s embarrassing to call this live. A ancient, lily white audience, hung over, bored, sparse. When Bob Dole looks more alive and healthier than most of the delegates, wow.

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Palin will make her case to GOP, America

White House hopeful John McCain’s vice presidential pick Sarah Palin was to make her high-stakes debut at the Republican party’s convention on Wednesday following revelations about her family and her record as a little known Alaska governor.

Palin, 44, has stayed out of sight since the convention began on Monday as she huddled with McCain’s advisers to prepare for a pivotal televised speech that could make or break the Republican ticket in its battle against Democratic foe Barack Obama.

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Sarah Palin and the ‘Mommy War’

In America, where teenage pregnancy is a political issue and working moms subject to moral debate, the choice of Sarah Palin as the Republican vice-presidential pick has ignited a Mommy War.

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McCain’s balancing act

John McCain and Republicans in general face the tricky problem of disentangling themselves from President Bush without appearing to disavow totally their leader of the last eight years.

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McCain’s big, fat mistake

Ever since John McCain caught the Grand Old Party elephants with their trunks down by announcing Alaska’s Gov. Sarah Palin as his vice president choice, his desperate apparatchiks have been frantically flacking two kinds of information: "mis-" and "dis-."

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GOP convention notes

Snapshots from the Republican National Convention: 

"Welcome," "Welcome to Minnesota," "Welcome to Minneapolis" chanted the dozens of greeters at the Minneapolis Convention Center at the Republican National Convention’s Welcome Party.

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