By Joel Gehrke | 02/19/14 01:18 PM
Tea Party activists want to draft Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, to run for president in 2016, but the first-term senator has a higher priority: establishing the Tea Party as a permanent force in American politics by rewriting the Republican policy playbook.
By Paul Bedard | 02/18/14 06:33 PM
Given a chance to do it all over again, only 79 percent of those who voted for President Obama would vote for him again and 71 percent of Obama voters now inclined to vote for somebody else “regret” their vote to reelect the president, according to a new poll. The Economist/YouGov.com poll...
By Charlie Spiering | 02/18/14 03:37 PM
On "Good Morning America" Tuesday, "House of Cards" actor Kevin Spacey advised Hillary Clinton to run for president. Spacey was asked by host George Stephanopolous if his "House of Cards" character Frank Underwood would give Hillary Clinton any advice for 2016. “Oh, run,” Spacey said...
By Thomas Sowell | 02/18/14 01:02 PM
Cruz has not yet reached the point where he can make policy, rather than just make political trouble. But there are already disquieting signs that he is looking out for himself — even if that sets back the causes he claims to be serving.
By STEVE PEOPLES | 02/18/14 11:49 AM
The Republican congressman spearheading investigations of President Obama's administration by the GOP-run House urged his party Tuesday to unite against Obama's "imperial presidency".
By Cal Thomas | 02/17/14 06:20 PM
With less than a year left in her fourth and final term in Congress, it's a little early for an exit interview, but not too early to get the views of Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., on issues dear to a “founding mother” of the Tea Party movement and on how to beat Hillary Clinton in 2016, if...
By Byron York | 02/17/14 06:06 PM
Even in a national contest, a focus on Hillary Clinton's past likely won't decide the outcome. But it will help define her for millions of voters who weren't around or weren't paying attention in the 1990s. They need to know. And that's what campaigns are for.
By Paul Bedard | 02/17/14 02:12 PM
This week's Mainstream Media Scream features Mika Brzezinski, of MSNBC's "Morning Joe" show, decrying Sen. Rand Paul and other Republicans as sexist “little peanuts” for raising Bill Clinton's affair with Monica Lewinsky when talking about Hillary Clinton's 2016 bid. She also suggests that...
By Associated Press | 02/17/14 09:58 AM
The days when political campaigns would try to make inroads with demographic groups such as soccer moms or white working-class voters are gone. Now, the operatives are targeting specific individuals. And, in some places, they can reach those individuals directly through their televisions....
By David M. Drucker | 02/17/14 05:20 AM
Las Vegas is vying to host the 2016 Republican National Convention and could be the frontrunner if the party's social conservatives can look beyond the gambling mecca's “Sin City” reputation. A large number of hotel rooms and meeting facilities located near convention hall, restaurants run...
By Ashe Schow | 02/16/14 12:09 PM
Well, glad that’s cleared up. And seriously, why was anyone asking these two? One, a twice-failed presidential candidate and the other, the mayor of the murder capital of the U.S. Mitt Romney on Sunday told NBC “Meet the Press” host David Gregory that the former 2012 presidential...
By Brian Hughes | 02/16/14 11:21 AM
Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney on Sunday warned his party not to highlight the Monica Lewinsky scandal when attacking possible Democratic White House frontrunner Hillary Clinton, saying to keep attention instead on Clinton's record. "I don't think Bill Clinton is as...
By Associated Press | 02/15/14 10:40 AM
Romney will discuss his stewardship of the Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, as well as the future of the Republican Party.
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 Mark Tapscott | 02/14/14 09:41 AM
Charles and David Koch are the two most evil people in American politics, right? We know that because Jane Mayer proved it with her landmark "Covert Operations" tour de liberal force in 2010. Well, it turns out that Mayer's aim was off just a little, by like 58 slots on the all-time biggest...
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