republican party http://wwno.org en Jindal to speak at Republican national convention http://wwno.org/post/jindal-speak-republican-national-convention <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Gov. Bobby Jindal has been given a speaking slot at Republicans' national convention later this month.</p> Thu, 16 Aug 2012 15:48:00 +0000 The Associated Press 18083 at http://wwno.org State GOP to stay out of Boustany/Landry race http://wwno.org/post/state-gop-stay-out-boustanylandry-race <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The Republican Party of Louisiana won't endorse candidates in the Nov. 6 election for races that have two or more GOP contenders seeking the same office.</p> Tue, 14 Aug 2012 15:58:01 +0000 The Associated Press 17820 at http://wwno.org National GOP nixes Ron Paul claim to Louisiana delegates http://wwno.org/post/national-gop-nixes-ron-paul-claim-louisiana-delegates <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The national Republican Party is supporting the Louisiana state party over supporters of Ron Paul in a dispute over the delegation to represent the state at the national convention in Tampa.</p> Mon, 13 Aug 2012 15:14:22 +0000 The Associated Press 17737 at http://wwno.org State GOP pours $100,000 into fighting recalls http://wwno.org/post/state-gop-pours-100000-fighting-recalls <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The Louisiana Republican Party has spent nearly $100,000 over the last two months to combat recall petitions aimed at Gov. Bobby Jindal, House Speaker Chuck Kleckley and other lawmakers.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">By comparison, the teachers leading the Jindal and Kleckley recall efforts report spending about $2,100.</p> Thu, 19 Jul 2012 21:28:26 +0000 The Associated Press 16131 at http://wwno.org GOP Courts Republicans Living In Israel http://wwno.org/post/gop-courts-republicans-living-israel Transcript <p>RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST: <p>Both Republicans and Democrats will tell you, the Jewish vote is vital in the upcoming presidential election. And this year, one party is going very far in its efforts to woo Jewish voters, all the way to Israel. Israel is home to a large American community, and for the first time, the Republican Party has crossed the Atlantic to actively campaign.<p>NPR's Middle East correspondent Lourdes Garcia-Navarro reports that Republican Party envoys find themselves on fertile ground.<p>LOURDES GARCIA-NAVARRO, BYLINE: It's an odd statistic. While in the U.S. Thu, 12 Jul 2012 09:23:00 +0000 editor 15571 at http://wwno.org Louisiana GOP Divided Over National Convention Delegates http://wwno.org/post/louisiana-gop-divided-over-national-convention-delegates <p>BATON ROUGE — The divvying up of the state Republican Party's delegates to the national convention has melted down into a dispute between party leaders lining up behind presumed nominee Mitt Romney and supporters of libertarian Ron Paul.</p><p>If the two sides can't work out their differences, national party officials might be called on to decide which delegates from Louisiana can go to Florida in August.<span style="display: none;">&nbsp;</span></p> Thu, 07 Jun 2012 14:35:26 +0000 The Associated Press 13089 at http://wwno.org Louisiana Republicans hold caucus Saturday http://wwno.org/post/louisiana-republicans-hold-caucus-saturday <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Louisiana's Republican Party is holding caucuses Saturday, part of a process to choose delegates who will attend the GOP's presidential nominating convention in August.</span></p> Sat, 28 Apr 2012 20:20:30 +0000 The Associated Press 9704 at http://wwno.org A Primary Hat Trick: Romney Wins Wisconsin, Maryland And D.C. http://wwno.org/post/live-blog-and-results-wisconsin-maryland-and-dc With wins in Maryland, Wisconsin and Washington, D.C., Mitt Romney inched his way forward toward becoming the inevitable GOP presidential candidate.<p>After Tuesday's hat trick, the road to victory is clear for Romney and increasingly rocky and unlikely for Rick Santorum, Romney's leading opponent.<p>Still, in a speech from Mars, Pa., Santorum vowed to continue his campaign.<p>"We have now reached the point where it's half time," Santorum said. Tue, 03 Apr 2012 22:35:00 +0000 editor 8183 at http://wwno.org