By Betsy Woodruff | 07/31/14 06:58 PM
Backing prison reform lets Republicans simultaneously resurrect compassionate conservatism and reach out to voters who wouldn't typically find much to love from the GOP.
By Gene Healy | 07/28/14 03:46 PM
When likely 2016 contenders Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., and Texas Gov. Rick Perry squared off for an op-ed duel on the Iraq crisis recently, it quickly degenerated into a rapid-fire "Reagan-off."
By Blake Seitz | 07/22/14 12:04 PM
Who better than libertarians to stick up for an authoritarian state run by a former communist agent?
By Kevin Daley | 07/15/14 03:37 PM
Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., has an ambitious agenda set for the remainder of the Senate session -- the freshman lawmaker intends to take a selfie with all 99 of his colleagues.
By Philip Klein | 07/15/14 12:52 PM
Republicans sympathize with Israel in its conflict with Palestinians increasingly more strongly than Democrats do, according to a new Pew Research Center survey, opening up the widest partisan gap on American opinion on Israel since available polling in the late 1970s.
By Blake Seitz | 07/14/14 06:20 PM
Everything old is new again, as a Monday luncheon featuring Dick Cheney was crashed by hecklers from the antiwar group Code Pink.
By Gene Healy | 07/14/14 06:07 PM
The GOP's "11th Commandment" was a silly idea to begin with: A little Red-on-Red internecine strife can be good fun, and the issues here are important.
By Zack Colman | 07/13/14 12:04 PM
McCain, speaking Sunday on CNN's "State of the Union," characterized Paul's position as a "Fortress America" stance that became popular in the years between the Spanish-American War in 1898 and the U.S. entrance into World War I.
By Paul Bedard | 07/10/14 11:15 AM
Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul, the most active candidate on the 2016 Republican presidential trail, is starting to pull away from the field of competitors, reaching 20 percent support for the first time this year, according to a new Zogby Analytics poll. The June 27-29 poll found Paul building a big...
By Paul Bedard | 07/10/14 08:57 AM
Millennial voters like Hillary Clinton even more than President Obama, a potential danger sign for the GOP as it gropes for an able 2016 challenger.
By Ed Sykes | 07/08/14 02:51 PM
Democrat Hillary Clinton holds a commanding lead over her presumed challengers in the 2016 presidential race, and most voters say they've heard enough to make up their minds about the former Secretary of State.
By Betsy Woodruff | 07/03/14 10:28 AM
In the state's Third Congressional District, surprising convention results pushed an unlikely Establishment contender to the Republican nomination and left many grassroots activists irked.
By Paul Bedard | 06/30/14 11:09 AM
Pollster John Zogby says Hillary Clinton's "lackluster" book tour has knocked her popularity down to below 50 percent in key 2016 presidential matchups.
By Mona Charen | 06/24/14 03:23 PM
Among Republicans, the debate over America's proper world role is vigorous. Sen. Rand Paul blames the current disarray in Iraq on George W. Bush and Dick Cheney.
By Paul Bedard | 06/23/14 11:09 AM
Ben Carson, the retired neurosurgeon, Obamacare critic and New York Times best-selling author, has become a surprise top challenger to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in a 2016 presidential matchup, according to a new poll. Rasmussen Reports finds that Carson places just behind...
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