2012: Bush’s UN Ambassador considers presidential bid to bring emphasis to “foreign and national security issues” (Politico, 11/28).
Foreign Affairs: Writes Op-Ed against reviving six-party talks with North Korea (LA Times, 11/23).
South Carolina: Set to address key Republican event in South Carolina (The Spartanburg Herald Journal, 11/28).
GOP: Scheduled to speak at conservative Latino forum on December 2nd (The Americano).
Health Care: Says that the country doesn’t “have a health care crisis. We have a health crisis” (The Bakersfield Californian, 11/26).
Religious Right: May split Evangelical, women’s vote with Sarah Palin (The Fix, 11/23).
2012: Claims to be undecided about run in interview during his children’s book tour (Arizona Republic, 11/23).
Government: Blasts Obama over leaks, dubs WikiLeaks head a terrorist (Daily Mail, 11/30).
GOP: Joe Scarborough knocks Palin for mocking Ronald Reagan and George HW Bush, says she “embarrasses herself” (Politico, 11/30).
Women: Jamie Stiehm takes aim at Palin’s “faux-feminism” and claims Palin is a detriment to women in politics (US News & World Report, 11/30).
Health: Criticizes Michelle Obama’s “anti-obesity thing” (Essence, 11/27).
GOP: Wins support from George HW and Barbara Bush (LA Times, 11/24).
Poll: Leads other prospective presidential candidates with 20% support (Maris, 11/23).
New Hampshire: Tells NH audience he wants earmarks banned, even though he was an earmarker (Morning Call, 11/29).
Foreign Affairs: Blasts Obama over handling of Iran and WikiLeaks (AP, 11/30).
2012: Thune’s chances of winning nomination strong according to political markets (Politico, 11/30).