Articles in Category: 'Jeff Atwater'

By: Kevin Derby | Posted: March 20, 2015 7:00 PM
 

At the end of last month, nationally prominent pundit Fred Barnes, one of the co-founders of the Weekly Standard and a familiar face on Fox News, spoke to the Federalist Society at Walt Disney World about how Republican state attorneys general have offered the most effective opposition to President Barack Obama.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: March 10, 2015 11:34 AM
 

During his 57 years in Congress, longtime U.S. Sen. Carl Hayden, R-Ariz., often related what a colleague in the U.S. House told him after he gave his maiden speech. “If you want to get ahead here, you have to be a work horse and not a show horse,” a congressman told Hayden and the Arizona Republican took that advice to heart.

 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: January 26, 2015 3:55 AM
 

There's an invisible layer of high-level government business conducted every day in the Florida Capitol, a subsurface of information-share that hums along office-to-office, out of the public's earshot and out of the sunshine.

 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: January 17, 2015 3:55 AM
 

Kevin McCarty, appointed insurance commissioner in 2003, apparently tops the prospective "dead man walking" list --  particularly after the governor's office would not deny the rumor he's up next for the chop.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: January 17, 2015 3:55 AM
 

And they’re off and running for 2016. Former Gov. Jeb Bush, R-Fla., has his eyes on New Hampshire, home of the first presidential primary. Manchester, N.H., Mayor Ted Gastas told the media this week that Bush contacted him about an upcoming trip to the Granite State in the weeks to come.

 
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