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GOP gubernatorial candidate Rick Scott on Thursday morning announced that state Rep. Jennifer Carroll of Jacksonville will be his running mate as lieutenant governor. `I am honored that Jennifer is the first African-American Republican woman to be part of a statewide ticket in Florida,” Scott said.

Bloomberg Businessweek is reporting the NewsCorp the Rupert Murdoch owned parent company of Fox News, has donated $1 million to the Republican Governor’s Association. RELATED STORIES Fox News Is The Lynchmob’s Ticket Agent [OPINION] Only 1 Percent Of Fox News’ Primetime Viewers Are Black http://static.zemanta.com/readside/loader.js

Republican strategist, Ed Rollins, who worked with Ronald Reagan’s 1984 campaign had harsh words for RNC Chairman, Michael Steele. The Washington Post says that Rollins said that Steele had “obviously been a disaster” and: Michael Steele has failed miserably to do the things you’re supposed to do: raise money, basically go out and articulate a […]

Linda McMahon, the GOP Senate Candidate from Connecticut and wife of World Wrestling Entertainment head, Vince McMahon is being criticized for her past as a WWE performer and her propensity for kicking men in the crotch. The DNC released a statement saying Today the party of Bob Dole, Jack Kemp and Dick Lugar nominated a […]

From HuffingtonPost.com: House Republicans late Thursday were able to corral enough votes to defeat a bill that would have provided up to $7.4 billion in aid to those sickened by toxins resulting from the 9/11 attacks.

A House-passed bill to speed $14 billion in loans to Detroit’s automakers stands on shaky ground in a bailout-weary Congress, undermined by Republican opposition that could derail the emergency aid in the Senate.