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Election-Year GOP Split Over Home-State Projects

Republicans can’t seem to reach an official party line this election year on the old Washington custom of using the federal budget to benefit the folks back home.

04/06/2014

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GOP Buys First Ad To Honor Black History Month

(Washington, DC) –  It’s Black History Month and for the first time ever the Republican National Committee is launching a paid ad campaign to honor the occasion.  The RNC will run 30-second radio spots and produce […]

WAOK-AM–02/05/2014

File photo of a person wearing a Democrat badge. (Photo by WILL OLIVER/AFP/Getty Images)

Republicans Struggle In Georgia’s Senate Primary

Seeking promotion to the U.S. Senate, Republican Rep. Jack Kingston avoids a yes-or-no answer when asked if he considers himself a tea party candidate.

01/26/2014

Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-GA).  (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

GOP Senate Candidates Meet For 1st Debate Of 2014

Republicans running for Georgia’s open U.S. Senate seat met Saturday night for their first debate of the year, with the candidates largely agreeing on the need to rein in federal spending and repeal the federal health care law while seeking to highlight their varied experiences.

01/18/2014

LEO SMITH

The Sidney Wood Show: The GOP and Black Americans

Why are Black people voting Democratic 95 plus percent of the time? Is the Democratic Party that good to us? Would you ever consider voting Republican? Can African-Americans trust the Republican Party? Our guest today […]

WAOK-AM–01/09/2014

Most Republicans agree the unwieldy health care overhaul offers a golden opportunity for the GOP in the 2014 midterm elections. What they don't agree on is what tactics to use in opposing that unpopular law.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Senate GOP Argues Best Way To Oppose Obamacare

Most Republicans agree the unwieldy health care overhaul offers a golden opportunity for the GOP in the 2014 midterm elections. What they don’t agree on is what tactics to use in opposing that unpopular law.

12/26/2013

File photo of Rep. John Barrow, D-Ga.  (credit:  Chris Maddaloni/Getty Images)

Barrow Has $1M Ready For 2014 Re-Election Fight

With the midterm elections a year away, U.S. Rep. John Barrow has $1 million stashed away to defend his seat during a 2014 campaign in which the east Georgia Democrat is expected to be a top target of Republicans.

11/02/2013

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Sidney Wood Show: President Obama Addresses Benghazi Attacks

President Obama held a press conference today to address many controversial topics such as Syria, The IRS, and, the attack in Benghazi. Prior to the press conference we discussed these three issues and heard everyone’s […]

WAOK-AM–05/13/2013

erik rush

Conservative Blogger Tweets Insensitive Remarks About The Boston Bombing

Just a few hours after the horrific bombing in Boston, conservative columnist Erik Rush tweeted: “Everybody do the National Security Ankle Grab! Let’s bring more Saudis in without screening them! C’mon! #bostonmarathon“ Of course people […]

WAOK-AM–04/16/2013

File photo of Rep. Philip Gingrey of Georgia. (credit: Getty Images)

AP Sources: Gingrey To Announce US Senate Bid

Two officials close to the campaign say U.S. Rep. Phil Gingrey is expected to announce his bid for the U.S. Senate on Wednesday.

03/27/2013

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