Monthly Archives: May 2011

Poll: Mitt Romney Leads 2012 GOP Field In Florida

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney (R) leads other GOP candidates gunning for Florida Republicans’ support in the state’s presidential primary next year. Twenty-six percent of likely Republican primary voters polled in Florida named Romney as their preference in a presidential … Continued

Obama Gets Post-Bin Laden Poll Bump

President Obama’s approval rating jumped into positive territory, according to polls conducted Monday after the killing of Osama bin Laden. Fifty-six percent of Americans said they approved of how Obama was handling his job, up nine points since last month, according … Continued

Bin Laden Killing Gives 2012 GOP Presidential Field A Wake-Up Call

The dramatic killing of terrorist leader Osama bin Laden by American commandos will immediately reorder a Republican presidential contest that until now had been colored by provocative voices and marginal issues. The long-awaited death of the Sept. 11 mastermind offered a jarring … Continued

Newt Gingrich To Launch 2012 Presidential Campaign Next Week

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich plans to officially enter the presidential race early next week, he toldHotline On Call before Saturday’s White House Correspondents Dinner. “I’ll be in by the 10th or 11th,” Gingrich said, without elaborating on where or how … Continued

Sen. Marco Rubio Quashes VP Talk

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) said Sunday that he is in no way interested in being the running mate of the eventual Republican presidential nominee. “No, I’m not going to be on a ticket in 2012,” Rubio said on NBC’s “Meet … Continued