More 2016 Elections Articles

  • Boehner: Jeb Bush has 'real shot' in 2016

    Count House Speaker John Boehner as a fan of Jeb Bush for president. He also hasn't spoken to Texas GOP Sen. Ted Cruz in two years.

  • Will George Clooney be president one day?

    The chances George Clooney becomes president of the United States may be small, but they are growing.

  • Ryan wouldn't run against Romney

    "I wouldn't if he were. I would support Mitt. If he were to run, I would not," Ryan said.

  • Christie: 3 questions drive decision on campaign

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie says he hasn't decided yet whether he'll run for president. But he says in a nationally broadcast interview that his decision will hang on the answers he gives himself to three critical questions. Christie says he'll have to answer "yes" to the questions...

  • Romney can't lead a more populist GOP

    In 2012, Romney told a crowd that 47 percent of the country "pay no income tax ... are dependent upon government," and that "I'll never convince them that they should take personal responsibility and care for their lives" -- not the way to win blue-collar voters.

  • Report: Ex-Gov. Pataki weighing presidential run

    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Former Gov. George Pataki is reportedly considering running for president in 2016, though a former aide said Tuesday that talk of a campaign is premature. The New York Post reported Tuesday that Pataki is privately weighing whether to enter the wide-open Republican field....

  • VIDEO: Rick Perry's security will knock you 'dead down'

    Texas Gov. Rick Perry said would-be intruders at the Texas governor's mansion would be knocked 'dead down' by his security detail.

  • Splitsville: Gender gap gives way to wedding gap; marrieds chose GOP

    The gender gap is morphing into a marriage gap where married men and women are the Republican side of the new divide and unmarried men and women are Democrats.

  • Getting closer: Hillary's first post-election speech to green campaign activists

    Hillary Clinton, expected to launch her campaign for president early next year, is already mapping her path to that decision with a major green energy speech set for December to one of the nation's most influential conservation activist groups.

  • What Ted Cruz would be risking by running for president in 2016

    Though running for president in 2016 represents an opportunity for Cruz, it also represents a potentially huge risk, because a run could undermine his long-term effectiveness as a Senator.

  • Potential 2016 candidates more assertive

    Some potential presidential contenders are getting more assertive in how they answer questions of whether they'll run, a sign that the 2016 race is ready to move into a higher gear.

  • Cruz responds to election speculation: You don't know what you're talking about

    Okay, so maybe he's not "all in."

  • Pataki flirts with presidential run

    Pataki, who was governor from 1995 to 2006, would join a growing field that is still fairly thin on Establishment Republicans.

  • Cruz hits Obama on Iran policy

    The United States' campaign against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria is not a reason to ignore a nuclear Iran, Sen. Ted Cruz argued Monday.

  • Cruz adviser: 9-1 Texan will run for president

    Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, the darling of the Tea Party who is well known for standing strong on principle, is —"90/10" in the 2016 race for president, according to an adviser.

From the Weekly Standard