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  • New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, head of the Republican Governors Association, says his fellow GOP state chief executives are getting the job done. (Associated Press)

    GOP 2014: Republican governors cite their economic stewardship

    Heading into the 2014 election, the GOP is casting its slate of governors as turnaround artists, saying they've led their states out of recession by embracing lower taxes, putting people back to work and ensuring businesses are helped — not hampered — by their policies.


  • CORRECTS SPELLING OF GREENWICH Eliza Eggleston of Newtown, Conn., right, holds up a sign outside a fundraising event for Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley with New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie at a private residence, Monday, July 21, 2014, in Greenwich, Conn.  People lined the street to protest Christie's recent veto of legislation that would have reduced gun magazine capacities. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

    Protesters greet Christie in Connecticut

    After receiving a warm welcome in Iowa last week, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was met by angry protests Monday evening during a trip to Greenwich to campaign for Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley.


  • Illustration on GOP campaign strategies by Greg Groesch/The Washington Times

    KERNS: Republicans are ready for the 2014 midterms

    The top five national GOP groups have unveiled an unprecedented, coordinated strategy for the 2014 midterm elections that reads like a war telegram predicting a wide-scale Democrat trouncing in November.


  • National groups gear up for New Mexico elections

    National political groups, including the Republican Governors Association, are pumping campaign money into New Mexico to influence this year's elections.


  • Vice President Joe Biden delivers the keynote speech during commencement exercises at the University of South Carolina in Columbia, S.C., Friday, May 9, 2014. (AP Photo/The State, Tracy Glantz) ALL LOCAL MEDIA OUT, (TV, ONLINE, PRINT)

    Presidential checklist: preparations in motion

    In the latest prep work for a presidential campaign, Rand Paul is conspicuously courting moderate and establishment Republicans while Ted Cruz keeps up a travel schedule that has 2016 written all over it.


  • RGA: Another Sheheen attack ad despite criticism

    The Republican Governors Association released a second round of television ads Monday attacking state Sen. Vincent Sheheen for his previous work as a defense attorney, despite widespread criticism from lawyers in both parties who call that line of attack un-American.


  • SC Bar Association fights back against attack ad

    An ad attacking Democratic Sen. Vincent Sheheen's work as a defense attorney has prompted the South Carolina Bar Association to fight back against what it calls an unfair smear of the legal profession that should have no place in the governor's race.


  • Pace of presidential prep picks up

    Just about everyone thinking about running for president is kicking it into gear now, slowpokes included.


  • FILE - This Oct. 18, 2013, file photo, shows the White House in Washington. Getting ready to run for president means working through a hefty checklist of activities long before most people are paying attention to the contest ahead. Prep work, positioning and auditioning don't wait for the primary season. Just about everyone thinking about running for president is kicking it into gear now, slowpokes included. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)

    Pace of presidential prep picks up

    Just about everyone thinking about running for president is kicking it into gear now, slowpokes included.


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