By David M. Drucker | 06/16/14 11:17 AM
As Rep. Raul Labrador launched his upstart bid for House Majority Leader on Friday, he ran into a big problem: He didn't have his colleagues' phone numbers. House Republican members and GOP aides, in interviews with the Washington Examiner over the weekend, said that the Idaho Republican has...
By Star Parker | 06/13/14 04:29 PM
Just when Tea Party obituaries were being sounded around the country, a Washington fixture of 42 years, Mississippi Sen. Thad Cochran, gets forced into a runoff against upstart Tea Party candidate Chris McDaniel.
By Michelle Malkin | 06/13/14 11:55 AM
Panicked liberals and crony Republican elitists agree: Tom Tancredo would be bad for their Big Government and Big Business rackets. That's exactly why I support him in Colorado's June 24 GOP primary election for governor.
By Rebecca Berg | 06/13/14 11:36 AM
In light of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor's stunning defeat in a Republican primary this week, national Republicans have looked with renewed concern toward Mississippi, where another incumbent, Sen. Thad Cochran, is facing an existential threat from an insurgent challenger in a primary...
By Mark Tapscott | 06/13/14 09:00 AM
All signs point to California Rep. Kevin McCarthy as successor to Virginia's Eric Cantor as House majority leader next week when the Republican conference votes. On Wednesday, as he came to grips with his shocking congressional primary loss to Randolph-Macon College Economics Professor Dave...
By Michael Barone | 06/12/14 03:18 PM
It’s not often that something almost universally unexpected happens in American politics. Frequent public opinion polls and a variety of political media usually give political junkies a good idea of what to expect next.
By Becket Adams | 06/12/14 09:35 AM
As President Obama's approval rating continues its slow and steady descent into negative territory, the Tea Party battles to win over a majority of GOP voters, according to two polls released this week. The first poll, which comes from Bloomberg News, shows that Obama's favorability rating has...
By Kevin Daley | 06/11/14 07:25 PM
Virginia's 7th Congressional District has always been friendly to House Majority Leader Eric Cantor. Until last night. Speculation abounds that rogue Democrats turned out for Tea Party upstart Dave Brat, and helped lift his campaign to victory in the Republican primary. One Virginia Democrat...
By David Freddoso | 06/11/14 06:50 PM
Washington went into shock this week when House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., lost his primary to an unknown college professor named Dave Brat.
By Betsy Woodruff | 06/11/14 06:30 PM
Don't call Dave Brat's win a victory for the Tea Party. The economics professor's shocking primary victory over House Majority Leader Eric Cantor is undoubtedly a huge coup for Tea Party activists in Virginia. But it’s also a lot more than that, and framing his win in “Tea Party vs....
By Susan Ferrechio | 06/11/14 05:25 PM
An emotional Eric Cantor announced to GOP lawmakers Wednesday that he would relinquish his post as House Majority Leader on July 31.
By Becket Adams | 06/11/14 02:51 PM
A Tea Party candidate soundly defeated House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., on Tuesday, sending shockwaves through the Republican establishment and the Democratic Party. And Dave Brat, the 52-year-old chairman of the Randolph-Macon College Department of Economics and Business in Ashland,...
By Mark Tapscott | 06/11/14 02:07 PM
Fox News Digital Politics Editor Chris Stirewalt offers a useful corrective to four myths about Randolph-Macon Academy Professor Dave Brat's resounding 12-point defeat of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor.
By Becket Adams | 06/11/14 01:45 PM
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor's stunning 12-point defeat to a relatively unknown primary challenger has sparked concern among Tea Party activists who have conducted a long-running battle with the GOP establishment.
By Mark Tapscott | 06/11/14 09:21 AM
Saying the immigration issue is why House Majority Leader Eric Cantor lost to political unknown Dave Brat in Tuesday's historic Republican primary is to mistake the effect for the cause. Brat did talk a lot about the immigration issue during the final week before Tuesday's voting, but he could...
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