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2010-12-16 14:16:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Dec. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following the recent historic elections, it is critical for newly elected officials to "remember and recognize that they are the voice for their constituents," according to media marketing experts Will Black and Kirsten Fedewa. Black and Fedewa joined forces last spring to make a new software communications technology - called "Teleforum" - available to members of Congress, governors, candidates, trade associations, and other...

2010-08-04 14:35:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- VOX Global, a bipartisan public affairs firm, has hired veteran Republican political strategist Trey Hardin to join its senior team. Hardin will serve VOX as Senior Vice President in the agency's Washington, D.C. headquarters, where he will lead campaigns for clients who are impacted by political, legislative, and regulatory outcomes. "Clients today are looking for professionals with the unique combination of political and business instincts. Trey's...

2009-11-02 13:18:00

ARLINGTON, Va., Nov. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Republican Trust PAC's Executive Director, Scott Wheeler, released the following statement in response to Dede Scozzafava's withdrawal from the NY-23 special congressional election and subsequent endorsement of the liberal Democrat candidate: "Scozzafava's critics were vindicated yesterday when she endorsed the liberal Democrat in the race, Bill Owens. We knew she would be a Democrat when she went to Congress and now those...

2009-07-09 08:00:00

WASHINGTON, July 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Women lawmakers will participate in the first Congressional Women's Softball Game, a bi-partisan and bi-cameral event, to be held on Tuesday, July 14 at Guy Mason Field. The first pitch will be thrown at 7:35 pm. Proceeds from the game will help the Young Survival Coalition (YSC) continue its fight to educate and support young women living with breast cancer. Members of Congress from both sides of the aisle and Capitol, including Debbie...

2008-06-15 12:00:14

By David Espo Associated Press WASHINGTON -- House rank and file Republicans are tens of millions of dollars short of meeting fundraising targets set by their own campaign committee in advance of this fall's elections, according to figures circulating among the leadership, heightening concerns inside the party about major losses in November. Most recent figures show that GOP lawmakers have brought $27 million into the coffers of the National Republican Congressional Committee in the past...

2006-03-16 00:35:00

By Steve Gorman LOS ANGELES -- Concerned about politicizing her favorite charity, singer-actress Jessica Simpson on Wednesday turned down a invitation to meet with U.S. President George W. Bush, a snub that left Republicans dismayed. The apparent final word that Simpson would be a no-show at a major Republican fund-raiser with Bush and congressional leaders on Thursday night came after a day of conflicting reports from her camp and organizers of the event. The blond star of the film "The...

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