By Lisa Ruhl | 03/07/14 05:33 PM
The second day of CPAC saw big cheers for Gov. Rick Perry, R-Texas, and Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky.
By Philip Klein | 03/07/14 05:25 PM
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., electrified the audience at the Conservative Political Action Conference with a defense of civil liberties and an attack on what he argued was excessive surveillance by the National Security Agency. Though most conservatives defended aggressive surveillance policies when...
By Charlie Spiering | 03/07/14 04:55 PM
When he spoke to the packed ballroom at CPAC on Friday, Sen. Rand Paul emphasized one thing: Liberty.
By Rebecca Berg | 03/07/14 04:55 PM
Two years ago, Texas Gov. Rick Perry became a national laughingstock and effectively forfeited his presidential campaign when he flubbed an answer in a Republican debate with one unforgettable word. “Oops.” But, on Friday, Perry was confident and energized. He was here for redemption....
By Lisa Ruhl | 03/07/14 03:41 PM
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky. who drew the biggest crowd of the day, bashed the National Security Agency — a sentiment that was met with a standing ovation.
By Joel Gehrke | 03/07/14 03:27 PM
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., opened his CPAC speech by putting Republicans on notice that they need to shift toward the libertarian movement or lose the support of libertarian voters.
By Charlie Spiering | 03/07/14 09:16 AM
Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, defined his foreign policy views on Thursday -- carefully positioning himself between the hawkish Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., and the more anti-interventionist views of Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky.
By Paul Bedard | 03/03/14 09:21 AM
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's political comeback has started in Virginia where he has emerged as the Republican Party's best chance to defeat Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential election, according to a new poll from Christopher Newport University in Newport News, Va. Christie, who is...
By Charlie Spiering | 03/01/14 12:25 PM
You're not done yet “Haven’t I had a tough enough month … ? Now I gotta deal with Bieber?” - Gov. Chris Christie, R-N.J., when asked about Justin Bieber during an interview Be nice “I recently criticized someone for using some of that language. I’m not going to bring it up,...
By David Harsanyi | 02/28/14 11:02 AM
These days, to even suggest the possibility that a fiscally conservative economic outlook is compatible with faith is a matter of hypocrisy. "I am afraid that (Rep. Paul) Ryan's budget reflects the values of his favorite philosopher, Ayn Rand, rather than the gospel of Jesus Christ," the Rev....
By Charlie Spiering | 02/27/14 02:46 PM
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., reminded Tea Party activists that it's possible to disagree with President Obama without resorting to using divisive rhetoric. "There are times, and I don't think it is our movement, but there are times when people are using language that shouldn't be used," Paul said....
By Charlie Spiering | 02/26/14 12:41 PM
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., thinks Democrats should be embarrassed to be seen with former President Clinton because of his history of mistreating women. "It's really an issue about whether or not you want him as a role model or you want him as a leader in your party," Paul said on Fox News on...
By Charlie Spiering | 02/22/14 10:46 AM
This just in "I think the delusion is often very deep." - "House of Cards" actor Kevin Spacey on members of Congress Enough already “The naiveté of Barack Obama and John Kerry is stunning.” - Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., on the White House response to the turmoil in Ukraine...
By Star Parker | 02/21/14 01:44 PM
When Republican presidential aspirant and Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul revived the Monica Lewinsky scandal as relevant to Hillary Clinton's presidential candidacy, fellow Republican Karl Rove immediately took him to task on national television. “Frankly, Rand Paul spending a lot of time talking...
By Sean Lengell | 02/21/14 02:16 PM
Ted Nugent apologized for describing President Obama as a “subhuman mongrel” on Friday, after the rock star turned political activist was rebuked by a number of prominent Republicans. “I do apologize – not necessarily to the President – but on behalf of much better men than...
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