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Donald Trump's wife plagiarises Michelle Obama's 2008 convention speech

Donald Trump's wife plagiarises Michelle Obama's 2008 convention speech

Cleveland(Ohio, US), July 19 : In a possible first, the wife of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's wife Melania Trump is being accused of plagiarising a speech of U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama.

As Melania praised her husband, she went on to borrow some parts of Michelle Obama's convention speech in 2008, reports CNN.


Obama does not regret support for building of "Ground Zero” mosque

Barack ObamaColumbus (Ohio, US), Aug. 19 : US President Barack Obama said Wednesday that he had "no regrets" about supporting a proposal to build the "Ground Zero Mosque".

Replying to a question from the media at the end of a town hall meeting here, Obama said: "As a citizen and as president, I believe that Muslims have the right to practice their religion as everyone else in this country."

CBS News further quoted him, as saying: "That includes the right to build a place of worship and a community center on private property in lower Manhattan, in accordance with local laws and ordinances."


''Joe the Plumber'' wins seat on Ohio GOP committee

Columbus (Ohio, US), May 6 : Samuel `Joe the Plumber’ Wurzelbacher, who stumped for Senator John McCain during the 2008 presidential campaign, is now a political player in Ohio.

According to the New York Daily News, Wurzelbacher won a seat on the local Republican Party committee in Toledo''s Lucas County.

He nabbed the seat, one of 400, with a 38-24 vote.

The group is responsible for selecting the county chairman and setting the party''s local agenda.

In 2008, Wurzelbacher was thrust into the spotlight when McCain referred to him as "Joe the Plumber" during a debate with then Senator Barack Obama.

Even though his name was not Joe, and he was not technically a plumber, he soon became a popular sound bite.


What Do The Fox News/Rasmussen Reports’ Latest Opinion Polls Show?

The Fox News/Rasmussen Reports’ latest Obama vs McCain opinion polls show that Barack Obama is currently leading in Colorado, Missouri, and North Carolina, while John McCain is having slim lead in Florida and Ohio.

Colorado, Florida, Missouri, North Carolina, and Ohio are battleground states. Let’s check out what the Fox News/Rasmussen Reports’ latest Obama vs McCain Colorado, Florida, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio polls show.

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NBC/Mason-Dixon: McCain Leads In Ohio, West Virginia; Obama Leads In Wisconsin


Palin, McCain Term Obama’s Policies ‘Socialist’

Palin, McCain Term Obama’s Policies ‘Socialist’Republican vice presidential nominee, Sarah Palin, after having begged her speech writers to help her avoid the mention of “Joe the Plumber” on the campaign trail, referred to the Ohio plumber, for the third consecutive day, at a rally in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.


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