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March 19th, 2013
10:25 AM ET

GOP report: Party is too old, too white

A Republican National Committee report calls for strategic changes and rebranding in the GOP. Wolf Blitzer speaks to RNC Chairman Reince Priebus.

RELATED STORY: RNC announces $10 million plan to beef up Republican outreach

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Filed under: Reince Priebus • Republicans • Wolf Blitzer
August 21st, 2012
04:49 PM ET

GOP Chair: "Not sending any money" to Akin

GOP chair Reince Priebus tells CNN's Wolf Blitzer that the Republican party are "not going to send any money" toward Rep. Todd Akin's Senate race. Priebus also tells Blitzer, "Mitt Romney let the charge" on calling for Akin to drop out.

Rep Akin. said Tuesday that he will stay in race to unseat Democrat Claire McCaskill despite mounting calls from across the political spectrum for him to withdraw over incendiary comments on rape and pregnancy.

RELATED VIDEO: GOP Chair: Akin should drop out & skip convention


Filed under: Interviews • Missourri • Reince Priebus • Senate • Todd Akin
July 4th, 2012
12:09 PM ET

RNC chairman: I'm not the GOP police

(CNN) – Reince Priebus, the Republican National Committee chairman, said in a Tuesday interview that he would not abandon GOP Rep. Allen West, who said on Sunday that President Barack Obama wanted Americans to be "slaves."

"He does not want you to have the self-esteem of getting up and earning and having that title of American. He'd rather you be his slave," the Florida congressman said of Obama at a rally in Port St. Lucie, according to CNN affiliate WPTV.

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Filed under: Allen West • Interviews • Political Ticker • Politics • Reince Priebus • Republicans
May 18th, 2012
06:01 PM ET

GOP Chair: Obama's in love with the man in the mirror

In an interview with CNN's Wolf Blitzer, Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus discusses the Rev. Wright ad controversy and the GOP line of attack against President Obama.

RELATED POST: BLITZER’S BLOG: Romney repudiates using Rev. Wright in ads


Filed under: 2012 election • Barack Obama • Interviews • Mitt Romney • Reince Priebus
April 4th, 2012
05:05 PM ET

GOP Chair: Race will end in next month or two

CNN's Wolf Blitzer asks Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus how much longer he thinks Rick Santorum will stay in the race.

RELATED STORY: Romney blasts Obama after latest primary victories


Filed under: 2012 election • Interviews • Reince Priebus • Republicans • Rick Santorum
August 17th, 2011
11:46 PM ET

RNC chairman questions Obama performance

RNC chairman Reince Priebus criticizes President Obama over his handling of the debt deal and the economy.

RELATED STORY: New low of 26% approve of Obama on the economy


Filed under: Barack Obama • Interviews • Reince Priebus • Republicans