By Washington Examiner | 06/25/14 04:49 PM
There's no question that the Republican professional campaign establishment pulled off a political coup in Mississippi on Tuesday that would make even the most jaded consultant proud.
By Betsy Woodruff | 06/25/14 10:42 AM
Almost exactly two weeks ago, Dave Brat gained national attention by pulling off a primary win over then-House Majority Leader Eric Cantor that he called "an unbelievable miracle." Brat spoke with the Washington Examiner this morning about his efforts to reintroduce himself to the public and his...
By Mona Charen | 06/24/14 03:23 PM
Among Republicans, the debate over America's proper world role is vigorous. Sen. Rand Paul blames the current disarray in Iraq on George W. Bush and Dick Cheney.
By Cal Thomas | 06/23/14 03:45 PM
It is a line I have used to open speeches on the lecture circuit for years and it never fails to get a laugh: "I'm happy to be here tonight from Washington, D.C., where the only politicians with convictions are in prison."
By Lawrence Kudlow | 06/23/14 10:37 AM
Make no mistake about it; Steve Scalise is a genuine conservative. He was one of only 15 Republican House members to get a 100-percent voting designation by the American Conservative Union.
By Steve Doty | 06/20/14 10:10 AM
Former Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum said Friday the Republican party isn't going to win any elections moving forward unless the GOP starts caring about voters. Speaking at the Faith and Freedom Coalition's Road to Majority conference in the District, Santorum...
By Paul Bedard | 06/20/14 08:48 AM
Texas Gov. Rick Perry, eyeing another presidential bid, isn't worried about the GOP's youth kick among the leading White House contenders.
By David M. Drucker | 06/20/14 08:41 AM
The new House majority whip won not only because he was a conservative, but also because he reached out to other elements of the Republican Party.
By Susan Ferrechio | 06/20/14 08:38 AM
The election of Rep. Kevin McCarthy as the new House majority leader has failed to extinguish the rumblings of discontent by far-right lawmakers that could lead to an effort to oust House Speaker John Boehner in January.
By Brian Hughes | 06/19/14 03:24 PM
Mitt Romney, seen as too stiff and robotic to win over enough voters to claim the presidency in 2012, is undergoing his latest reboot, trying to become the Republican Party's elder statesman in an Image overhaul different from his predecessors who lost their bids for the White House.
By Michael Barone | 06/19/14 06:30 PM
Most Republican primary contests these days are characterized (however accurately or inaccurately) as fights between the Tea Party and the party Establishment. But in at least one case another characterization, more typical historically of Democratic than Republican primary contests, is more...
By David M. Drucker | 06/19/14 04:34 PM
Where Eric Cantor pushed, expect Kevin McCarthy to steer. Where the outgoing House majority leader has used his post to lead the Republican Party, expect his successor to lead his conference.
By Susan Ferrechio | 06/19/14 04:17 PM
Rep. Steve Scalise will be the new Majority Whip, elected by House GOP lawmakers as the only red-state member of the leadership team. Scalise, of Louisiana, will replace Rep. Kevin McCarthy as the chief vote counter and the person most responsible for lining up GOP support for key votes....
By Susan Ferrechio | 06/19/14 03:15 PM
House Republicans Tuesday voted to install their chief vote counter as the new majority leader, rejecting a more conservative but slightly less experienced opponent.
06/19/14 02:32 PM
Sens. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, Mike Lee, R-Utah, and Marco Rubio, R-Fla., came out to support the conservative movement Thursday at the Road to Majority Conference.
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