Journey to Rock Republican National Convention

Journey to Rock Republican National Convention

Journey has been hired to perform at the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla., on Thursday night, at a reported price of $500,000.

This doesn't necessarily mean they endorse Mitt Romney, however.

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Ron Paul, Snubbed By RNC, Ends Presidential Campaign With Rally in Tampa

Ron Paul, Snubbed By RNC, Ends Presidential Campaign With Rally in Tampa

Two-time Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul made full use of his final campaign rally on Sunday to take his final shots at an establishment that never quite delivered on promises to include him and his libertarian followers.

His rally at the University of Southern Florida's SunDome drew over 7,000 fans, an event staged in response to a Republican convention that will not include Paul.

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Mitt Romney Makes Obama Birth Certificate Joke

Mitt Romney Makes Obama Birth Certificate Joke

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney made a joke about his birth certificate - and took a subtle shot at his opponent in doing so - at a rally Friday.

Speaking about his roots in Michigan, where has father was governor, he told a Commerce, Mich., crowd, "No one's ever asked to see my birth certificate."

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New York Senator Calls Out Lil Wayne, Demands Apology

New York Senator Calls Out Lil Wayne, Demands Apology

In a recent interview with MTV, Lil Wayne - who spent 10 months in Riker's Island on weapons charges in 2010 - made it very clear, telling the network: "I don't like New York."

And apparently that was all it took for New York State Senator Malcolm A. Smith to hold a press conference in Times Square and call out the rapper for daring to diss his city.

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Todd Akin to Stay in Missouri Senate Race ... For Now

Todd Akin to Stay in Missouri Senate Race ... For Now

Embattled Missouri Congressman Todd Akin is probably staying in the state's U.S. Senate race, but left the door open for his departure in an interview today.

“I’m never going to say everything that could possibly happen," Akin, under fire for his "legitimate rape" comment, said. "I don’t know the future, but I do know this."

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