By Paul Bedard | 04/03/14 05:20 PM
Hillary Clinton, the former secretary of State and leading Democratic presidential candidate, said Thursday that she “would have loved” to spend 25 percent of the federal budget on foreign aid to overseas countries while the nation's top diplomat. At a USAID event in New York to push for...
04/03/14 03:23 PM
WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – On Wednesday the Republican National Committee voted to narrow the list of sites in contention for the 2016 Republican National Convention from eight to six cities. According to an April 2 press release, the cities moving on to the next round of consideration are...
By Paul Bedard | 04/03/14 03:04 PM
With a crushing dominance shown in repeated polls, Democrat Hillary Clinton is on a path to do something her husband and two-term president never achieved: win a majority of more than 50 percent of the presidential vote in 2016. In the latest poll, Zogby Analytics confirmed the trend showing...
By Charlie Spiering | 04/03/14 09:24 AM
A majority of New Jersey residents approve of Chris Christie's job as governor, even though many of them still believe that he was somewhat involved in the bridge scandal.
By Philip Klein | 04/02/14 07:23 PM
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal came to Washington on Wednesday with a message to those arguing that conservatives would have to operate within the policy framework created by President Obama's health care law: “I absolutely do not think we can give up the fight to repeal Obamacare.” The...
By Alan Suderman | 04/02/14 01:29 PM
Possible Republican presidential hopeful Ted Cruz said Wednesday that religious Americans have a duty to take a stand against policies, such as President Obama's health care law, that could threaten their liberties.
By Alan Suderman | 04/02/14 08:28 AM
Possible presidential hopeful Ted Cruz is auditioning at one of the nation's largest meetings of young evangelicals, a critical voting bloc for any Republican with White House ambitions.
By Paul Bedard | 04/02/14 07:54 AM
Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, a darling of the Tea Party and conservative movement, has agreed to write a personal memoir about his controversial days in Washington and his vision for the future for HarperCollins, according to publishing sources. The first term Cruz is expected to receive an advance...
04/01/14 04:38 PM
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By Gene Healy | 04/01/14 11:13 AM
Draft Bush! That's the GOP establishment's bold new scheme for 2016. And people say they’re out of ideas. “Many if not most” of 2012 nominee Mitt Romney's biggest donors are courting former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, the Washington Post reported Sunday; the “vast majority” would back...
By Charlie Spiering | 04/01/14 08:32 AM
During an interview with Fox News host Megyn Kelly aired Monday night, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was asked to name his top candidates for president. Christie said former Florida governor Jeb Bush would be an "outstanding candidate" for president, and also named Scott Walker, Paul Ryan and...
By Charles Hoskinson | 03/31/14 09:13 AM
Conventional wisdom has it that Americans don't care about foreign policy because they're tired after more than a decade of conflict. But they're certainly paying attention.
By Byron York | 03/30/14 05:46 PM
Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee, who won eight primaries and caucuses in the 2008 Republican presidential race, says a new poll showing him tied for the lead of the 2016 GOP primary race is "encouraging." The poll, done by Washington-based WPA Opinion Research, shows Huckabee and Rand Paul...
By Associated Press | 03/29/14 03:16 PM
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says the GOP's next presidential nominee must be someone "from outside Washington."
By Charlie Spiering | 03/28/14 08:48 AM
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie disagreed with critics who suggest that the bridge-closing controversy in his administration has affected his ability to run for president.
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