By Paul Bedard | 11/13/13 03:11 PM
It's finally happened: Newly re-elected New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie bests former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in a respected 2016 presidential poll, the first to show him beating the Clinton dynasty for the White House.
By Joseph Lawler | 11/13/13 12:40 PM
Ted Cruz is joining fellow Republican Sen. Rand Paul's bid to get a Senate vote on a bill to audit the Federal Reserve by holding up Janet Yellen's nomination to be Fed chairman. Ahead of Yellen's confirmation hearing on Thursday morning, the Texan said in a statement: "I agree with Rand Paul:...
By Charlie Spiering | 11/13/13 10:36 AM
Today on Fox News, Cruz pointed to former President Bill Clinton's remarks about Obama failing to keep his promise to Americans that they could keep their health care plans if they liked them.
By Associated Press | 11/11/13 09:29 AM
Sarah Palin says she thinks it's good that New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie won another term in mostly Democratic New Jersey. But the 2008 Republican vice presidential candidate stops short of embracing Christie as a potential GOP presidential candidate in 2016.
By Rebecca Berg | 11/08/13 12:03 PM
Mitch McConnell, the Senate's top Republican, is leading his party's charge against the Senate Conservatives Fund, an outside group that's targeting McConnell and other incumbent Republicans the group considers insufficiently conservative. In an interview published Friday by the Wall Street...
By Ashe Schow | 11/07/13 12:02 PM
Sen. Mike Lee is frustrated with Republicans who are criticizing each other and not President Obama, saying the GOP needs to be “focusing our arrows” on the chief executive. The Utah Republican's comment to Fox News host Sean Hannity came in response to a question about New Jersey Gov....
By Charlie Spiering | 11/07/13 11:30 AM
President Obama flew straight to Texas Wednesday to deliver a speech in Dallas about why he believes Obamacare is a good thing. But he also wanted to lecture Gov. Rick Perry and Sen. Ted Cruz, two of the most prominent Republican opponents of Obamacare. Perry and other Republicans in Texas...
By Susan Crabtree | 11/07/13 08:52 AM
With Washington focused on the Obamacare website's continued failure and insurers dropping millions from their plans, President Obama traveled to one of the areas of the country where opposition to Obamacare is the strongest to offer a pep talk to the law's supporters. Speaking to a synagogue...
By Paul Bedard | 11/05/13 09:09 AM
The 2016 GOP pre-primary is turning to battleground state South Carolina, with Tea Party favorites Sens. Rand Paul and Ted Cruz attending major events to draw attention to their goal of trimming the size of the government. Cruz went first, on Monday appearing at a “Pastors and Pews” event...
By Charlie Spiering | 11/03/13 04:50 PM
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., reacted Sunday to a New York Times report that his colleague Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, had privately dismissed him as a presidential candidate. According to the report, Cruz told donors in New York that Paul would have difficulties running for president because he could...
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