By Philip Klein | 07/03/14 04:08 PM
Mitt Romney is no Richard Nixon -- and that's actually bad news for the small group of people hoping to make a Romney presidential run in 2016 happen. Over at Politico, a former member of Romney's team, Emil Henry, tried to make the case for another Romney presidential run. But his piece...
By David M. Drucker | 07/01/14 07:40 PM
In many ways, Sen. John McCain has followed the path laid out by Sen. Ted Kennedy after his unsuccessful attempt to wrest the Democratic nomination from Jimmy Carter in 1980.
By Becket Adams | 07/01/14 09:01 AM
President Obama has so far been a major disappointment to even his most ardent supporters, his approval numbers steadily falling to fresh lows. And the president is apparently such a disappointment, that the Billings Gazette in Montana felt compelled last week to apologize to its readers for...
06/30/14 11:42 AM
WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – Because “friends and foes” view President Barak Obama’s America as weak, people should donate to the Republican National Committee, says U.S. Sen. John McCain. McCain On Monday, the RNC sent out a mass email to supporters containing a letter from the...
By Michael Barone | 06/22/14 04:55 PM
What should Republican lawmakers do about immigration? That's been a simmering source of controversy ever since George W. Bush's push for so-called comprehensive immigration legislation, with legalization and enforcement provisions, in 2006. Most liberals and many economic conservatives argued...
By Brian Hughes | 06/17/14 05:20 PM
Guantanamo Bay isn't on the itinerary for Ahmed Abu Khattala, the first suspect expected to face trial in the U.S. for the Sept. 11, 2012, attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi.
By Paul Bedard | 06/17/14 09:16 AM
Americans are dead set against putting U.S. boots on the ground to help the besieged government of Iraq, where 4,486 troops died during the war and aftermath, according to a sobering new poll.
By Sean Lengell | 06/11/14 07:03 PM
Responding to public outrage over reports of widespread mismanagement at Veterans Affairs hospitals nationwide, the Senate on Wednesday passed legislation with overwhelming bipartisan support that would make it easier for veterans to receive VA-paid treatment from private doctors. The bill,...
By Philip Klein | 06/05/14 01:09 PM
In May 2008, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz, had been attacking candidate Barack Obama for suggesting that as president, Obama would negotiate with the Palestinian terrorist group Hamas. Obama responded emphatically: "I've been adamant about not negotiating with Hamas." In a CNN interview earlier...
By Sean Lengell | 06/04/14 06:20 PM
A bipartisan pair of senators have called on the Federal Communications Commission to end its "obsolete" TV blackout policy for NFL games and other live sporting events within the next 60 days. A public comment period on an FCC proposal to eliminate the blackout rule ended March 25, and Sens....
By Susan Ferrechio | 06/04/14 03:11 PM
The release of five Guantanamo detainees has re-ignited Sen. John McCain's intense criticism of Army Gen. Martin Dempsey, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. McCain on Tuesday called Dempsey’s support of the prisoner swap “shameful,” and “unacceptable conduct,” and he accused...
By Brian Hughes | 06/01/14 12:25 PM
Addressing the Veterans Affairs scandal Sunday, Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain said military members should have access to health care at facilities beyond just VA hospitals. “It's not just a scheduling problem in the VA,” the former Republican presidential candidate said on CBS'...
By John Hart | 05/30/14 02:50 PM
With Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki on his way out, talk in Washington will shift to speculation about his permanent successor. What should be intensifying instead is the work of reform.
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