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No Accountability for Crossroads GPS Grantee, Despite “No Politics” Rule

New tax filings from two of the most politically active 501(c)(4)s in the country show once again the groups’ dizzying climbs and plunges in revenue depending on whether it’s an election year. In 2013, Americans for Tax Reform — the iconic anti-tax nonprofit organization headed by Grover Norquist — brought in just under $4.3 million,…

Distinguished pol of the week

Every Republican winning Senate candidate deserves kudos, as do the RNC, the NRSC and establishment donors and groups like the Chamber of Commerce and American Crossroads. All contributed to a huge victory and found conservative and electable challengers to oust Democrats. One losing candidate, Ed Gillespie in Virginia, earned enormous respect from both sides for […]

Report: Karl Rove's Crossroads on Retreat, 'Unlikely' to Play in 2016 GOP Pres. Primary

Karl Rove's American Crossroads, which futilely declared a war on conservatives, is reportedly unlikely to meddle in the 2016 GOP presidential primaries. Steven Law, the group's chief executive, told the Washington Post that, “I think...Show More Summary

American Crossroads, Crossroads GPS Raise $100 Million

Conservative sister organizations American Crossroads and Crossroads GPS have raised a total of $100 million to spend on the November election, much of which has come in the door in the last month, the groups said.

Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art opens Southwest Abstract Expressionism show

3 months agoArts : Artdaily

In the 1950s, the American Southwest became a crossroads for Abstract Expressionists from New York and the San Francisco Bay Area. A new exhibition at the Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art at the University of Oklahoma explores how the Southwest?s geography and the changing idea of space affected dozens of burgeoning artists across the United States. Show More Summary

Top Two Weapons In US Campaign Against ISIS Both Cancelled By Obama

Fortunately for President Obama, the world he described Wednesday as being "at a crossroads between war and peace” started its descent into chaos before the full effect of his dramatic cuts to American defenses could be implemented.Show More Summary

Ad Attacks Iowa Hopeful Braley Over Billionaire Backer

The conservative super PAC American Crossroads launched a new ad Tuesday suggesting Iowa Democratic Rep. Bruce Braley, who is running for Senate, shifted his positions to win the support of a liberal billionaire.

Fox News Sunday Fails To Disclose Karl Rove's Stake In The Senate Races He Discusses

Fox News Sunday invited American Crossroads founder Karl Rove to discuss key 2014 midterm Senate races without disclosing Rove's relationship with the super PAC that has poured millions into influencing the outcomes of the Senate races...Show More Summary

WSJ Publishes Karl Rove's Fundraising Pitch For His Political Groups

The Wall Street Journal's problematic relationship with Karl Rove continues as the paper ran a Rove-penned column that's essentially an advertisement for the importance of political groups like American Crossroads -- which he helpedShow More Summary


JUST THE SORT OF POLITICIAL JIU-JITSU I’VE ENCOURAGED: Republicans Strike Mark Begich Where He’s Strongest. Earlier Thursday, American Crossroads launched an ad attacking Mr. Begich on women’s issues – the core of the argument he’s made for months against Republican nominee Dan Sullivan, who won Tuesday’s Senate primary. The Crossroads ad attacks Mr. Begich for [...]

2014 Dodge Journey Crossroad

Watchers of the auto industry will notice a theme among the formerly bankrupted American automakers, General Motors and Chrysler. There are the post-bankruptcy vehicles, and the pre-bankruptcy vehicles. The former, in the case of Chrysler, include the Jeep Grand Cherokee, as well as the 200 and 300. Show More Summary

Poll: McConnell Over Grimes By 5 in Kentucky

An American Crossroads poll has Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell up by 5 points over Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes in Kentucky. The poll of 800 likely voters was done between June 14 to June 17 by Public Opinion Strategies.Show More Summary

Morning Splash

6 months agoIndustries / Media : FishbowlDC

What's Happening — US — Russia Relationships at Crossroads Live From Moscow at the National Press Club, 10 a.m. — Whistleblowers: A Critical Anti-Corruption Tool and Challenge at the American University Washington College of Law, 11:45...Show More Summary

Karl Rove-Backed American Crossroads Attacks GOP Candidate as "Perennial Loser"

Last year, American Crossroads, the super-PAC conceived of by Republican operative and fundraiser Karl Rove, hatched a plan: Inject itself into 2014 GOP primary races to protect incumbents from hard-line challengers in the mold of Todd Akin and Richard Mourdock who could cost the party winnable seats in Congress. Show More Summary

The incredible shrinking Karl Rove

7 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

Karl Rove, melting down on Fox when Ohio was called for Barack Obama because, you know, Obama won. Talk about fading away... American Crossroads reported raising just $6 million in the first quarter of 2014, and both of Rove's groups...Show More Summary

The Parliament-Funkadelic Mothership Is Landing at the Smithsonian

7 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

A replica of the 1970s Mothership will be displayed at the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture. It'll be located at museum's Musical Crossroads gallery and displayed with music and concert footage of the Mothership on stage. As if we needed more of a reason to to D.C.'s museums. Read more...

American Crossroads poll puts Cotton five points ahead of Pryor

(Paul Mirengoff) Although certain polls from April and early May suggested that Sen. Mark Pryor had opened up a large lead over Rep. Tom Cotton, more recent polling suggests that the race is neck-and-neck. I made that case here. Now, American Crossroads has released a survey showing Cotton with a 46-41 lead. Show More Summary

American Crossroads Sits Out Mississippi Rematch

As outside groups reload to influence the outcome of the run-off for a Republican Senate seat in Mississippi, one prominent player will take a pass on supporting Sen. Thad Cochran: American Crossroads.

Too Old to Drive? Think Again, Google to the Rescue.

Independence is first and foremost in the American spirit. But, our society is at a crossroads. Within the next two decades 20 percent of the U.S. population will be over 65. This causes great debate when it comes to aging and driving. Show More Summary

First on CNN: First major ad on VA scandal

Washington (CNN) -- The Veterans Affairs scandal's been a major issue on the campaign trail the past couple of weeks. Now it's front and center in the campaign ad wars. Crossroads GPS, the non-profit sister organization to American Crossroads, a leading pro-GOP outside group which was co-founded and steered by Karl Rove, says that starting […]

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