By Ed Sykes | 07/18/14 04:31 PM
With a number of possible GOP contenders, one political analyst says Jeb Bush could take home the 2016 presidential nomination ... if he wants it.
By Paul Bedard | 07/10/14 08:57 AM
Millennial voters like Hillary Clinton even more than President Obama, a potential danger sign for the GOP as it gropes for an able 2016 challenger.
By Ed Sykes | 07/08/14 02:51 PM
Democrat Hillary Clinton holds a commanding lead over her presumed challengers in the 2016 presidential race, and most voters say they've heard enough to make up their minds about the former Secretary of State.
07/03/14 01:18 PM
WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – U.S. Rep Paul Ryan is asking the Federal Election Commission for permission to buy his own book with campaign funds. The Republican congressman from Wisconsin and his sponsored PAC, Prosperity Action, filed the request for an advisory opinion with the FEC on...
By Mark Tapscott | 06/26/14 08:59 AM
For reasons known only to Richard Nixon, the disgraced former president refused to burn the Watergate tapes despite being urged to do so by then-Secretary of the Treasury John Connally. Connally wasn't alone in that opinion, as renowned defense lawyer Edward Bennett Williams held the same...
By Blake Seitz | 06/25/14 05:35 PM
The ongoing scandal over IRS targeting of conservative groups has given new life to efforts to eliminate the agency altogether. A new 30-second digital ad from the Coalition to Repeal the 16th Amendment capitalizes on Democrats who have vigorously defended the IRS from what they call a "phony...
By Becket Adams | 06/20/14 05:37 PM
Current IRS Commissioner John Koskinen testified Friday on the scandal involving the targeting of conservative groups applying for tax-exempt status. And although the hearing was filled with many memorable and tense moments, particularly between the commissioner and Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., one...
By Becket Adams | 06/20/14 02:21 PM
Rep. Paul Ryan on Friday dressed down IRS Commissioner John Koskinen over the agency's recent mishandling of subpoenaed emails, its targeting of conservative groups and its consistent pattern of stonewalling congressional investigators.
By David M. Drucker | 06/12/14 08:03 PM
For most lawmakers, a position in the leadership — whip, majority leader or even speaker — brings to mind the old country song: "Take this job and shove it."
By Susan Ferrechio | 06/11/14 02:25 PM
House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan said he isn't interested in running for a Republican leadership position now that House Majority Leader Eric Cantor has announced he will step down next month. Ryan, a former GOP vice presidential nominee, is among the top names that have circulated to...
By Betsy Woodruff | 06/10/14 10:39 PM
Tuesday might have been a bad night for immigration reform -- but not necessarily. That's the message from Grover Norquist, the president of Americans for Tax Reform.
By Paul Bedard | 07/22/14
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