By Associated Press | 11/24/13 11:04 AM
LANCASTER, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina Republican Party Chairman Matt Moore shares some striking political data when visiting local party meetings: In a state where the GOP holds most statewide offices and congressional and state legislative seats, Democrats still hold the counties. Democrats...
By Michael Barone | 11/22/13 07:59 PM
Are Republican politicians trying to frame a policy agenda stuck in a Reagan rut? A good case can be made that they are — or have been. Tax cuts have been a staple of Republican platforms since Jack Kemp persuaded Ronald Reagan to back a 30 percent tax rate cut in the 1980 campaign....
By David Freddoso | 11/23/13 06:30 PM
When Democrats invoked the so-called “nuclear option” last week, changing Senate rules to let President Obama's judicial nominees go through with simple majority votes, their opportunism was evident.
By Joel Gehrke | 11/22/13 01:46 PM
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., will open an African American Engagement Office in Detroit, Mich., as part of a Republican effort to improve their efforts to reach out to the traditionally-Democratic voters. The office is the first-of-its-kind for the Republicans. "Every community in the United States...
By Veronique de Rugy | 11/22/13 09:15 AM
How can some policymakers claim to be fiscal conservatives when they won’t allow small spending cuts to the defense budget to go through?
By Mark Tapscott | 11/22/13 09:07 AM
Reason's Nick Gillespie has an important article on Daily Beast that highlights an under-reported fact about President Obama and young voters -- they are increasingly estranged.
By David M. Drucker | 11/21/13 05:55 PM
SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ. — Former President George W. Bush joined a group of Republican governors for a private lunch Thursday as the group of state executives gathered for an annual meeting of the Republican Governors Association. Bush, who served as Texas governor before being elected president...
By Rebecca Berg | 11/21/13 03:28 PM
SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ. — Republican governors gathered for their annual fall meetings were quick to criticize the dysfunction among lawmakers in Washington, but they were less eager to suggest solutions to some of the most pressing legislative questions — including the issue of comprehensive...
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 Lisa Ruhl | 11/21/13 02:28 PM
Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus is more than happy to make the 2014 midterm elections all about the Affordable Care Act.
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