By Star Parker | 11/08/13 01:03 PM
Post-mortems now gushing forth about why Ken Cuccinelli, conservative Republican candidate for governor in Virginia, lost to Democrat Terry McAuliffe, a business-as-usual political retread from the Clinton crowd, tell us more about who produces this punditry than what reality actually might be.
By Mark Tapscott | 11/08/13 09:20 AM
Wonder what's really going on in American politics? Odds are good these days that it's the opposite of the traditional media's conventional wisdom. Here's why: Millennials are the ascending cohort and are steadily displacing Baby Boomers as the prime movers of election strategizing. But when...
By Susan Ferrechio | 11/08/13 05:20 AM
The Republican Party of Iowa was blindsided by the Tea Party movement in the last presidential election, but party officials are already working hard to diminish the conservative movement's influence by the time the next presidential primary rolls around in 2016, Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa...
By Paul Bedard | 11/07/13 11:23 AM
Virginia Gov.-elect Terry McAuliffe’s jobs-focused campaign, also characterized by highly negative advertising, will be the model for 2014 gubernatorial elections, in which Democrats hope to beat Republican incumbents in six states and make abortion defender Wendy Davis governor of Texas....
By Paul Bedard | 11/06/13 03:28 PM
Angered by what they believed was meager spending by establishment Republicans on Virginia gubernatorial candidate Ken Cuccinelli’s losing effort, some Tea Party groups and supporters have been assailing the Republican National Committee today in statements and on talk radio. “The GOP...
By Paul Bedard | 11/06/13 09:28 AM
It was no secret that Virginia Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling was upset the GOP blocked his chance to run for governor, and now he's criticizing his own party for Tuesday's loss to Democrat Terry McAuliffe.
By Timothy P. Carney | 11/06/13 06:33 AM
McLEAN, Va. -- Democrat Terry McAuliffe beat Republican Ken Cuccinelli in Virginia's governor race, outraising Cuccinelli nearly two-to-one and dominating in the richest part of the state. What’s going on here? First, upper-middle class, white suburbs have marched steadily toward the...
11/05/13 10:27 PM
MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Bradley Byrne, a Republican establishment candidate, defeated a Tea Party supporter in the Republican runoff in Alabama's 1st Congressional District.
By Timothy P. Carney | 11/05/13 06:41 PM
The Empire is striking back in an Alabama congressional race, according to the media narrative. The only problem is that the Empire is winning a fight in which the Rebel Alliance never showed up. According to the New York Times, the special election tonight in Alabama's 1st congressional...
By Rebecca Berg | 11/05/13 12:41 PM
A year out from Election Day 2014, national Republicans say they are prepared to take any steps necessary to retake a majority in the Senate -- whether that's fighting back conservative outside groups, spending money in Republican primary races or committing resources to more orthodox campaign...
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