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25-Nov-2004 - Corporate Support for Republicans

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12-Nov-2004 - Quick Update

1-Nov-2004 - Election Eve News

1-Nov-2004 - Endorsement

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31-Oct-2004 - Words of Encouragement

31-Oct-2004 - Vote for Kerry Even in Safe States

31-Oct-2004 - Halloween Election News

30-Oct-2004 - Today's Political News

29-Oct-2004 - Political News of the Day

28-Oct-2004 - John Kerry's Historic Endorsements

28-Oct-2004 - 25 Years Combating LGBT Violence

28-Oct-2004 - Daily Political Updates

28-Oct-2004 - How You Can Protect Your Right to Vote

27-Oct-2004 - The Last Straw

27-Oct-2004 - Conservative Quotes for Kerry

27-Oct-2004 - Breaking Political News

27-Oct-2004 - Notable Quotes, Volume 5

26-Oct-2004 - Another Look at Taking Back the Senate

26-Oct-2004 - Breaking News of the Day

25-Oct-2005 - Breaking Political News of the Day

24-Oct-2004 - Can the Democrats Regain the House?

23-Oct-2004 - Early Voting Trends

23-Oct-2004 - Bits and Pieces, Volume 4

22-Oct-2004 - Bush OKs New Corporate Tax Cut

22-Oct-2004 - Beware Fox News and MSNBC

21-Oct-2004 - Gymnast Paul Hamm Gets to Keep Gold

20-Oct-2004 - Notable Quotes, Volume 4

20-Oct-2004 - Bits and Pieces, Volume 3

19-Oct-2004 - Movies Released in 2004

18-Oct-2004 - Bits and Pieces, Volume 2

18-Oct-2004 - The Crystal Prison

17-Oct-2004 - What If There's a Tie?

16-Oct-2004 - Notable Quotes, Volume 3

15-Oct-2004 - Endorsements for John Kerry

13-Oct-2004 - Notable Quotes, Volume 2

13-Oct-2004 - Bits and Pieces, Volume 1

12-Oct-2004 - Ranked Choice Voting Hits San Francisco

7-Oct-2004 - Notable Quotes, Volume 1

7-Oct-2004 - Prince Adares Shows Signs of Royal Affinity

7-Oct-2004 - Controlling the U.S. Senate

7-Oct-2004 - Key Battleground States

6-Oct-2004 - Democratic Hopes for the 2004 Elections

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October 29, 2004

Breaking Political News

With the election only a few days away, The Imperial Gazette is going to try to stay on top of breaking campaign news.


Halliburton Awarded Lucrative Contract Over Commander's Objections

The Los Angeles Times is reporting that internal documents reveal that Army commanders awarded a $165 million contract extension to Halliburton over the objections of their chief contracting officer, and then attempted to retaliate against her and demote her.

Although Bunnatine Greenhouse, the chief contracting officer for the U.S. Army's Corps of Engineers, objected to the extension offered to Vice President Dick Cheney's former company, the Army granted the extension on October 8th with the signature of her assistant, Lt. Colonel Norbert Doyle.

The controversy is part of an FBI investigation into potential criminal collusion between Halliburton and military officials.  (more...)


Bush Asked by Songwriter to Stop Using 'Still the One'

John Hall, a songwriter and former Democratic county legislator, is asking President Bush to cease using the song "Still the One" in campaign rallies.

Hall, who wrote the song with his then-wife Johanna, said that he, his ex-wife, and the surviving members of his band Orleans who recorded the song in 1976, are all supporters of John Kerry, and that the president is knowingly using the song without permission even after Hall declined a $10,000 offer to perform at a Republican fundraiser. They are writing a legal letter of complaint to GOP officials, and will consider a copyright infringement lawsuit if the campaign continues to use the song.  (more...)


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