By: The Washington Post Published: Saturday, November 24, 2012, 7:16 p.m. Updated: Monday, November 26, 2012 OXFORD, Miss. — Election Day in the South told a surprising story: The nation’s first black president finished more strongly in the region than any Democratic nominee in three decades, underscoring a fresh challenge for Republicans who rely on Southern whites as their base of national support. President Obama won Virginia and Florida and narrowly missed victory in North Carolina. But he also polled as well in Georgia as any Democrat since Jimmy Carter, grabbed 44 percent of the vote in deep-red South Carolina and just under that in Mississippi — despite doing no substantive campaigning in any of those states.
Republican defeat has conservative factions fighting for party control The election may yet be remembered less as the day Mitt Romney lost the presidency and more as the day the Republican party died, at least in the shape that has existed for decades. One of the younger generation of Republicans who will
September 4, 2012 CONTACT— Henry Barbour, Partner (601) 948-6020; or (601) 540-7452 or Brewser Brown (850) 510-5644 Corporate Website www.capitolresourcesllc.com --FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE—- Capitol Resources Expands into Florida Former Jeb Bush Advisor to Lead FL Operation (Tallahassee, FL) - Capitol Resources LLC is expanding its lobbying firm into Florida with former Governor Jeb Bush education advisor Brewser Brown heading the Tallahassee office. This
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Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal Racking Up Wins In Shadow Of One Bad Speech The Huffington Post features Henry Barbour's thoughts on Governor Jindal's presidential prospect and weighs in on his support of Romney. But Henry Barbour, a Republican consultant and lobbyist from Mississippi, said he thinks voters are looking more for effectiveness
Republican strategist and Romney supporter Henry Barbour addresses the question of whether Mitt Romney can take the South and says that Rick Santorum and Newt Gingrich have no visible path to winning the Republican nomination. Henry Barbour, Republican Strategist | Capitol Resources LLC Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news
House Speaker, Philip Gunn, released his committee appointments for the 2012 Legislative Session. The committee chairs are below: Agriculture Preston E. Sullivan – Chairman Apportionment and Elections Bill Denny – Chairman Appropriations Herb Frierson – Chairman
In R.N.C. Battle, the Other Barbour Steps Out By CAMPBELL ROBERTSON Published: January 12, 2011 YAZOO CITY, Miss. — There’s not much left between Henry Barbour’s house and the horizon. Since the tornado came through here last April, the house has sat on a bare hill, looking out over the meager remains of the