By Rebecca Berg | 02/14/14 11:44 AM
The spring leadership meeting of the Republican Jewish Coalition is shaping up as a who's-who of potential Republican presidential contenders.
By Rebecca Berg | 02/12/14 08:55 AM
CHICAGO -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's first travel slate as chairman of the Republican Governors Association was designed as a nationwide victory lap after his re-election as governor. It didn’t work out that way. Instead, still facing blowback from a political retribution scheme...
By Rebecca Berg | 02/12/14 06:32 AM
CHICAGO -- Dogged by a scandal at home and facing public scrutiny on all fronts, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie bet on a full travel slate on behalf of the Republican Governors Association to spur a comeback. And, at least for the short term, he has come out on top. Having brought in $1.5...
By Rebecca Berg | 02/11/14 10:16 AM
Chicago is a town — and Illinois, a state — that understands corruption. But for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, still dogged by a scandal over his administration's role in a political retribution scheme, the Windy City will be no safe haven when he visits Tuesday to raise money for the...
By Rebecca Berg | 02/10/14 06:20 PM
In a move certain to stoke further speculation that he is seriously weighing a bid for the presidency, Ohio Gov. John Kasich will speak at a Republican Jewish Coalition leadership meeting in March, the group announced in an email to members Monday. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and former...
By Rebecca Berg | 02/10/14 10:07 AM
Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes announced last week that former President Bill Clinton will give her Senate bid a boost later this month when he campaigns with her in Kentucky -- but another bold-faced name might soon lend his star power, too.
By Rebecca Berg | 02/07/14 01:39 PM
Former President Bill Clinton will hit the campaign trail in Kentucky later this month for Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes, who is challenging Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Republican, in one of the marquee races of the 2014 midterm election cycle. Clinton "called and said he...
By Rebecca Berg | 02/07/14 11:37 AM
As Hillary Clinton weighs a bid for president in 2016, the infrastructure for her campaign is already taking shape, without her lifting a finger. But, like a political black hole, her relatively invisible campaign forces might be sucking the light away from more pressing Democratic contests: the...
By Rebecca Berg | 02/07/14 08:47 AM
Prominent national Republicans will offer their stamp of approval to former Gov. Mike Rounds, a South Dakota Republican, with a fundraiser in Washington later this month. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., National Republican Senatorial Committee Chairman Sen. Jerry Moran, R-Kan.,...
By Rebecca Berg | 02/06/14 04:24 PM
Washington Examiner Political Correspondent Rebecca Berg joins us on the Washington Examiner podcast to talk about Hillary Clinton's chances in 2016, and how the seeming inevitability of her campaign affects Democratic candidates in the 2014 midterm elections.
By Rebecca Berg | 02/05/14 11:53 AM
Aiken, a Democrat, will challenge two-term Rep. Renee Ellmers, R-N.C.. He will campaign on unfriendly terrain: Mitt Romney won the solidly Republican district by 16 points in 2012.
By Rebecca Berg | 02/04/14 07:28 PM
The crowded Republican field for an open Senate seat in Georgia is still a free-for-all with less than four months until the primary, a new poll shows -- and an upset, potentially worrisome for national Republicans drafting a map to a Senate majority, is as likely as ever. The poll,...
By Rebecca Berg | 02/04/14 06:24 AM
When asked Monday on the "Ask The Governor" radio show, N.J. Gov. Chris Christie pushed back Monday night against allegations by a former Port Authority official that Christie knew about lane closures to the George Washington Bridge as they were carried out.
By Rebecca Berg | 02/03/14 06:37 PM
Gov. Scott Walker, R-Wis., will be a featured speaker at a Republican Jewish Coalition meeting in March, the group announced to supporters Monday -- the latest step by Walker to continue building his national profile within the Republican Party. Walker will speak March 29 at the RJC's spring...
By Rebecca Berg | 02/03/14 02:44 PM
Scott Brown isn't running for Senate yet -- but he looked every bit a candidate on the front page of a New Hampshire newspaper on Monday, photographed shirtless at a local Penguin Plunge charity event in Hampton Beach, N.H.
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