By Rebecca Berg | 11/27/13 04:59 PM
It will be a month until former Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer makes his first foray of the year into Iowa, where the first votes in the 2016 presidential election will be cast, but he's hinting that he's already planning his return trip. "I would just say, there are around 100 counties in...
By Rebecca Berg | 11/27/13 04:35 PM
The National Republican Senatorial Committee on Wednesday latched on to a recent decision by the State Department to shutter the U.S. embassy at the Vatican, calling the move "anti-religion" in a bid to raise money for Republican candidates. "This is just the latest anti-religion pursuit of...
By Rebecca Berg | 11/26/13 04:51 PM
North Carolina House Speaker Thom Tillis will look to pad his fiscal advantage over his Republican primary opponents in the race against Sen. Kay Hagan, D-N.C., at a Washington fundraiser next month. Tillis, the candidate favored by the National Republican Senatorial Committee to take on...
By Rebecca Berg | 11/25/13 01:42 PM
Sen. Jerry Moran, executive director of the National Republican Senatorial Committee, warned roughly 500 of the committee's top donors Monday that recent changes to the Senate's filibuster rules could hurt the economy and threaten energy and financial services sectors in particular.
By Rebecca Berg | 11/25/13 10:49 AM
The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee will on Friday send an email urging supporters to give money for Kentucky Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes after Republicans posted an "offensive, sexist photo" of Grimes on Twitter earlier this week. The Photoshopped Image, circulated by...
By Rebecca Berg | 11/21/13 03:28 PM
SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ. — Republican governors gathered for their annual fall meetings were quick to criticize the dysfunction among lawmakers in Washington, but they were less eager to suggest solutions to some of the most pressing legislative questions — including the issue of comprehensive...
By Rebecca Berg | 11/21/13 03:17 PM
SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ. -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie took over as chairman of the Republican Governors Association on Thursday and insisted the election on which he is most focused is 2014, not the 2016 presidential race.
By Rebecca Berg | 11/21/13 11:34 AM
When Republican Gov. Chris Christie was re-elected in New Jersey earlier this month by a historic margin, the buzz that he would seek the Republican presidential nomination in 2016 amplified in earnest. Amid the din, CNN's Jake Tapper suggested that his 300,000 Twitter followers subscribe to...
By Rebecca Berg | 11/21/13 06:29 AM
The Supreme Court ruled last year that states could accept or reject the Medicaid expansion that's an integral component of President Obama's new health care law. Now, the issue could prove to be a litmus test for those Republican governors considering presidential runs.
By Rebecca Berg | 11/20/13 09:47 PM
With the government shutdown one month behind them and Democrats suffering from the clunky rollout of President Obama's signature health care law, congressional Republicans are cautiously optimistic that their public Image is on the rebound.
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