Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

Ed Gillespie's file

Gillespie

Republican from Washington, D.C.

Ed Gillespie is a Republican strategist who currently runs the firm Ed Gillespie Strategies. He served as counselor to President George W. Bush.

Gillespie's statements by ruling

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Ed Gillespie's website

Recent statements involving Ed Gillespie

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Medicare spending will go up

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Wants strong border, more visas

Recent stories featuring Ed Gillespie

In Context: Gillespie labeling himself a "partisan warrior"

Republican Ed Gillespie sees himself playing two different roles: A "partisan warrior" in campaigns and a negotiator when it comes to business and holding elective office.

Fact-checking Obama's rules on carbon and coal plants

The Environmental Protection Agency's new rules to curb carbon emissions have spurred concerns ranging from economic impact to the closing of coal plants. We took a look at some of the claims surrounding the EPA's regulations.

A first look at the Warner-Gillespie debate

There's plenty of fodder for the Truth-O-Meter after first debate between U.S. Sen. Mark Warner, a Democrat, and GOP challenger Ed Gillespie. Here's our initial take. More fact checks are in the works.

 


 

Get the facts from Saturday's Senate debate

We'll be live fact-checking Saturday morning's U.S. Senate debate between Mark Warner and Ed Gillespie. Here's how you can tune in.

In context: Gillespie's comments on the minimum wage

Democrats say Ed Gillespie's description of minimum wage earners enjoying beer and softball with colleagues after work is offensive. Here's a full transcript of the Republican's remarks so you can decide: