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# republicans - Thursday 11 April, 2013
The law contains an expansion of background checks for gun purchases at firearm shows and on the internet but not between relatives and friends.
# republicans - Wednesday 10 April, 2013
The budget blueprint will never become reality but marks White House’s entry into what is likely to be another intense showdown over spending cuts and taxes with
Republicans in Washington. # republicans - Tuesday 9 April, 2013
The US president gave his second big speech on gun control in a week in a Connecticut town close to where the Sandy Hook massacre took place.
# republicans - Saturday 2 March, 2013
Meetings between President Obama and top congressional leaders broke down yesterday as they failed to reach a deal on how to reduce the deficit.
# republicans - Wednesday 13 February, 2013
The US president set out an ambitious agenda for his second term in his fifth State of the Union address in Washington overnight. Watch key excerpts from the speech…
# republicans - Thursday 31 January, 2013
The former US congresswoman, who nearly died after being shot in the head two years ago, gave an emotional testimony to senators in Washington yesterday.
# republicans - Monday 31 December, 2012
If no deal is reached, Americans will see their paycheck hit, and the economy will suffer from massive automatic spending cuts.
# republicans - Wednesday 28 November, 2012
Here’s the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.
# republicans - Tuesday 20 November, 2012
Gardaí investigating the discharge of firearms on September 8 arrested a man in his 40s this afternoon.
# republicans - Thursday 8 November, 2012
The US president and the Republican-led House of Representatives want to avoid automatic tax increases and spending cuts but they are far off any compromise.
# republicans - Monday 5 November, 2012
Irish-American voters are still a vibrant political entity and are important in the race for the White House, writes Larry Donnelly.
The candidates are criss-crossing the key battleground states with just hours to go before the US decides on Obama or Romney.
# republicans - Saturday 3 November, 2012
# republicans - Thursday 25 October, 2012
# republicans - Saturday 20 October, 2012
Drinking whiskey, cooking meals and helping their fellow-prisoners – Declan Dunne describes the lives of Dev and his fellow-rebels in an English jail.
# republicans - Wednesday 17 October, 2012
The second US presidential debate was close, but it went to Obama, analysts say.
# republicans - Friday 28 September, 2012
# republicans - Thursday 13 September, 2012
More than 200 gardaí carried out a major search operation this morning, which has led to 17 people being arrested.
# republicans - Monday 10 September, 2012
The Mayor added his voice to people who have spoken out against the paramilitary-style funeral in Dublin at the weekend.
# republicans - Friday 7 September, 2012
The actor tells his local paper why he used a chair as a prop in his controversial Republican convention speech: “Some fella kept asking me if I wanted to sit down.”
# republicans - Monday 27 August, 2012
The Republican National Convention gets under way in Tampa, Florida this week as Mitt Romney accepts the party’s nomination for the presidency. Here’s how previous conventions have unfolded…
# republicans - Monday 13 August, 2012
Speaking about Mitt Romney’s vice presidential pick for the first time, Obama praised Ryan as a decent family man.
# republicans - Thursday 12 July, 2012
Police used water cannons to push back nationalist protesters, while petrol bombs were thrown at riot police.
# republicans - Tuesday 3 July, 2012
The arrest was part of investigations into dissident republican activity.
# republicans - Sunday 1 July, 2012
Martin McGuinness has dismissed a report that former IRA leaders are considering an apology. But do you think they should?
Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness has said that if anyone is going to apologise, then everyone should do it together – including the British government.
# republicans - Monday 18 June, 2012
Almost 3,000 people have signed up to attend a protest tonight in support of a US politician was silenced after she used the word ‘vagina’ during a debate on abortion.
# republicans - Monday 7 May, 2012
From The Daily Edge
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Higher taxes for higher earners – what a silly thought, right? But some of the world’s richest are in agreement.
# republicans - Saturday 28 April, 2012
Us President Barack Obama has threatened to veto the bill if it lands on his desk.
# republicans - Wednesday 7 March, 2012
The United States is moving into White House fever after Super Tuesday – but do you think a change of US President (or not) come November will have any impact on Ireland?
# republicans - Friday 3 February, 2012
The comedian is running for the Green Party nomination in the US.
# republicans - Friday 27 January, 2012
Romney called on Gingrich to apologise for a controversial ad on immigration and mocked his desire to put a human colony on the moon.
# republicans - Sunday 22 January, 2012
In an upset victory, Gingrich won 40 per cent of the vote in last night’s South Carolina primary, well ahead of second-placed Mitt Romney.
# republicans - Friday 20 January, 2012
The final debate ahead of the South Carolina primary vote on Saturday took place last night with polls showing frontrunner Mitt Romney is under pressure.
# republicans - Tuesday 17 January, 2012
The battle to be the Republican nominee reaches the conservative state of South Carolina where the first of two pre-primary debates took place overnight.
# republicans - Wednesday 4 January, 2012
Neck-and-neck with Rick Santorum in Iowa, what now for the former governor of Massachusetts and the other candidates hoping to face Barack Obama in the autumn?
# republicans - Tuesday 3 January, 2012
Our quick-and-easy guide to the six men and one woman hoping to be the candidate to face Barack Obama in the autumn…
# republicans - Friday 16 December, 2011
Poll frontrunners Newt Gingrich and Mitt Romney saw their conservative credentials questioned in a fairly low-key affair unlike previous debates.
# republicans - Thursday 15 December, 2011
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The former presidential candidate, who wasn’t entirely clear on Obama’s Libya policy, said if he could have any job in the cabinet it would be Defence Secretary. He also burst into song…
# republicans - Saturday 3 December, 2011
The former chairman of Godfather’s Pizza and one-time poll topper has shelved his run for the White House.