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Posts Tagged ‘Hurricane Gustav

Bush To Likely Address Convention Tuesday Via Satellite

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ST. PAUL, Minn.–President George W. Bush will likely address the Republican National Convention via satellite on Tuesday, while he is in Texas overseeing the relief effort to the Gulf Coast in the wake of Hurricane Gustav.

–Samuel Rubenfeld

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Written by chroniclenews

September 2, 2008 at 1:14 am

Laura Bush Makes Post-partisan Relief Pledge…Then Doesn’t

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ST. PAUL, Minn.–The Albany Times Union noticed an interesting dichotomy from first lady Laura Bush when she made a pitch for relief to the Gulf Coast region at the Republican National Convention.

–Samuel Rubenfeld

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September 2, 2008 at 12:49 am

Obama Texts Relief Message

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ST. PAUL, Minn.–The Barack Obama presidential campaign sent text messages at 3 p.m. Monday to its supporters requesting they send $5 donations to the Red Cross as aid in the relief effort for the Gulf Coast in the aftermath of Hurricane Gustav.

–Samuel Rubenfeld

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September 2, 2008 at 12:43 am

Hurricane May Postpone GOP Convention

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DENVER–Hurricane Gustav may cause the Republicans to postpone their national convention, scheduled to be held next week in St. Paul, Minn.

The strengthening storm is now a Category 4 hurricane with winds hitting 145 mph as it approaches the Gulf Coast.

–Samuel Rubenfeld

Written by chroniclenews

August 30, 2008 at 4:34 pm