By David M. Drucker | 11/25/13 12:28 PM
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- As New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie eyes a 2016 presidential bid and sets out to define a new generation of Republican leaders, he has in his corner an influential, battle-tested party sage who could prove valuable: Haley Barbour.
By Paul Bedard | 11/25/13 08:36 AM
Fox TV's hit, “The Simpsons,” turned the whole Sunday episode over to liberal-conservative politics, portraying Republicans as vampires who rig elections and poking fun at New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's weight.
By Charlie Spiering | 11/24/13 06:19 PM
On "Fox News Sunday," former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin explained why she didn't care whether people choose to use the phrase "happy holidays" during the Christmas season. Read the full exchange below: WALLACE: And, finally, what's wrong with the idea of a business or a government at some level...
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(www.washingtonpost.com) The health care program is shaping up as one of the early litmus tests for GOP presidential hopefuls.
By Byron York | 11/21/13 08:53 PM
SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ. — In the aftermath of the government shutdown, it's clear that many of the nation's Republican governors are disgusted by the performance of GOP lawmakers in Congress. But they don't say it in so many words. Instead, meeting here in their annual conference, they express...
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 David M. Drucker | 11/21/13 06:20 AM
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was set Thursday to take over as chairman of the Republican Governors Association, marking the charismatic chief executive's first foray into national politics on a platform he controls.
By Susan Ferrechio | 11/20/13 12:37 PM
Two potential Republican presidential candidates, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and Rep. Paul Ryan, both are running ahead of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in the battleground state of Colorado, a poll released Wednesday showed. The Quinnipiac University poll shows Christie with...
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