By Hugh Hewitt | 04/06/14 11:58 AM
Two interviews this week with two potential GOP candidates for president in 2016. Two very different reactions from Beltway media, and those differences tell us much about the GOP problems and opportunities ahead, especially when combined with the reaction to New York Times' columnist Thomas...
By Paul Bedard | 04/04/14 02:46 PM
Pollster John Zogby reports in our weekly White House report card that President Obama is improving in his approval rating as unemployment holds steady and the White House makes its Obamacare signup numbers.
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...
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 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 Joel Gehrke | 03/31/14 03:14 PM
White House press secretary Jay Carney refused to contradict reports that the United States might release convicted Israeli spy Jonathan Pollard as part of a deal to extend peace talks with the Palestinians. "I have nothing new about Jonathan Pollard that I haven't said in the past, which is...
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 Paul Bedard | 03/27/14 09:56 AM
Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, the darling of the Tea Party movement, tops a new list of women other than Hillary Clinton who Americans want to run for president. A series of Economist/YouGov polls, wrapped up in an article released this week, found overwhelming support for women candidates...
By Paul Bedard | 03/26/14 05:41 PM
It may not be conventional thinking, but Hillary Clinton is good for Jeb Bush, according to an influential GOP political pollster. Ed Goeas, the go-to pollster for top Republican candidates around the nation, said that Clinton's dominance among likely 2016 Democratic contenders will inspire...
By Charlie Spiering | 03/26/14 10:35 AM
"I loved working on campaigns and certainly am a huge fan of Hillary Clinton," he said during an appearance at Politico's "Women Rule" event on Tuesday.
By Charles Hoskinson | 03/25/14 05:07 PM
What should be the title of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's memoir? The Washington Post wants to know. At Clinton's request, the Post's "In the Loop" blog is having a contest to help her find a title. We're sure our readers have plenty of good ideas. Suggestions can be sent to...
By Charlie Spiering | 03/25/14 04:35 PM
Chelsea Clinton says she feels pressure from her parents to start having kids, but she explained to Maria Menounos of "Extra" that it was in a loving way. "I do feel that pressure but in such a kind of loving, lovely way. I mean my parents always say to me that having me was the best thing...
By Charlie Spiering | 03/25/14 09:22 AM
Former Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin shared her views on President Obama, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump Monday in an ExtraTV interview about her new reality show, "Amazing America."
03/24/14 06:30 PM
IRVING, Texas (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton and Jeb Bush, potential foes in the 2016 presidential contest, said Monday that higher education has the power to transform lives and be a force for democracy around the globe. Clinton and Bush spoke separately at the Globalization of Higher...
By Bill Barrow | 03/24/14 08:38 AM
More than five years after U.S. governors began a bipartisan effort to set new standards in American schools, the Common Core initiative has morphed into a political tempest fueling division among Republicans.
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