Tag: Bill Owens

NY Dem Bill Owens to Retire, House GOP Eyes Seat

NY Dem Bill Owens to Retire, House GOP Eyes Seat

In a shocking blow to the Democratic Party’s hope to regain control of the House of Representatives, upstate New York Congressman Bill Owens (D-NY) announced on Tuesday he will not seek re-election in 2014.  The decision puts New York’s 21st

Colorado GOP: Enthusiasm Has Not Been This High Since 2002

Colorado GOP: Enthusiasm Has Not Been This High Since 2002

Consistent with a recent Pew Research survey that found a majority of voters voting for Romney are now affirmatively voting for him instead of merely against President Barack Obama, Republicans in Colorado have said they have not seen the level of

African-American Christian Coalition Can't Get Meeting With Obama

African-American Christian Coalition Can't Get Meeting With Obama

The rubber may be meeting the road in the relationship Barack Obama has with African-Americans who are believing Christians. The Coalition of African American Pastors, fed up with Obama’s anti-Biblical stance on gay marriage, is demanding a meeting with Obama

The Real Meaning of New Jersey, and Virginia and New York 23

A message was sent to both the Republican and Democrat parties yesterday at polling stations across America, especially on the east coast. The perennially blue New Jersey now has a Republican Governor-elect. In Virginia, Republicans swept the top three spots

Hoffman Concedes NY-23 Race

From the Associated Press: ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – Democrat Bill Owens has captured the special election for a New York congressional seat that became a fight over the identity of the Republican Party. Owens defeated Conservative Doug Hoffman and Republican

Exclusive: DumpDede.com

The GOP candidate is the most liberal in the race. As Big Government readers know, there is a philosophical battle brewing in upstate New York. A special election to replace departing Congressman John McHugh features a GOP candidate, Dede Scozzafave,