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Tag: Karl Rove
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July 10, 2008 | 5:07 pm
Barack Obama has been working an all around great ground game, which Karl Rove tips his hat to in today’s Wall Street Journal. But Rove neglects to mention Obama’s courting of evangelicals or the pivotal role those voters played in electing and re-electing George W. Bush. Rove, you will remember, was the mastermind who identified and captured this holy grail.
March 7, 2008 | 5:00 pm
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February 26, 2008 | 3:10 pm
Last spring, Karl Rove was outed by atheist superstar Christopher Hitchens as a fellow nonbeliever.
“He doesn’t shout it from the rooftops, but when asked, he answers quite honestly. I think the way he puts it is, “I’m not fortunate enough to be a person of faith.”
But last night Rove...
January 10, 2008 | 7:00 pmBill Clinton, Ann Coulter, James Carville -- over the years American Jewish University's top-notch lecture series has hosted plenty of people who have infuriated plenty of people.
But evidently, when it comes to being infuriating, Karl Rove is in a class unto himself.
How else to...
January 10, 2008 | 1:40 pm
December 13, 2007 | 7:00 pmLast week, Karl Rove, the architect of George W. Bush's election victories, offered Barack Obama free advice on how to defeat Hillary Clinton.
In that spirit, I'd like to offer you my six-pointed plan on how to win the Jewish vote in '08.
What makes me such an expert? I'm no Karl...
Briefs: Livini says no talks with Hamas; GOP says 'shalom' to Karl Rove; Kosher slaughterhouse accused of lax Mad Cow precautions
August 16, 2007 | 8:00 pmLivni Blasts Talks of Hamas Engagement
Israel came out strongly against European calls for preliminary engagement with Hamas. A British parliamentary panel and Italian Prime Minister Romano Prodi called this week for Western "dialogue" with the terrorist Islamist group, arguing that...
August 13, 2007 | 10:01 am
Rove himself claimed to not be religious, but his harnessing of the evangelical vote was central to Bush’s rise and re-election. Maybe Rove is going to throw Rudy Giuliani a bone. Boy, does he need one.
May 10, 2007 | 5:09 pm