By Mark Tapscott | 02/07/14 09:23 AM
Peter Wehner is a Commentary Magazine columnist, senior fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, and a former senior aide to President Ronald Reagan and to both Bush chief executives. Earlier this week, Wehner assembled a parade of data-driven observations about the current and future...
By Rebecca Berg | 02/07/14 08:47 AM
Prominent national Republicans will offer their stamp of approval to former Gov. Mike Rounds, a South Dakota Republican, with a fundraiser in Washington later this month. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., National Republican Senatorial Committee Chairman Sen. Jerry Moran, R-Kan.,...
By David M. Drucker | 02/07/14 05:11 AM
Sen. Tom Coburn doesn't look like a man on his way out of town. The Oklahoma Republican just released a proposal to repeal and replace Obamacare, and he continues to filibuster spending bills as a part of his career mission to shrink government and rein in the national debt.
By Charlie Spiering | 02/06/14 09:31 AM
During his speech at the American Principles Project gala last night, Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., argued that Republicans should continue to push for big cuts in government and taxes while offering a more merciful proposal to reform the criminal justice system.
By Charlie Spiering | 02/06/14 08:03 AM
Kansas Republican Rep. Tim Huelskamp won't be going on MSNBC anytime soon, especially after they sent out an offensive tweet last week suggesting that conservative Republicans were racist.
By Steve Chapman | 02/05/14 05:12 PM
In 2012, the Republican Party stood for the ancient biblical proposition that the sins of the father should be visited upon the son. Mitt Romney captured its presidential nomination while vowing to veto the Dream Act, which would allow immigrants brought here illegally as children to gain...
By Charlie Spiering | 02/05/14 04:06 PM
Colorado Secretary of State Scott Gessler now has a slight edge against the rest of the Republican field of candidates vying to challenge Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper in 2014. According to a new Quinnipiac poll released Wednesday, Gessler is within a 6-percentage-point margin among...
By Associated Press | 02/04/14 09:04 AM
The Republicans running for Illinois governor are debating how to cut the state budget. State Sens. Bill Brady and Kirk Dillard, businessman Bruce Rauner and Treasurer Dan Rutherford are debating Tuesday in Naperville.
By Cal Thomas | 02/03/14 06:40 PM
At a time when Republicans have Democrats playing defense on Obamacare, jobs and the economy, the GOP is inexplicably ceding political ground to the Democrats on an issue that can only provide more votes for that party and possibly lead to a permanent Democratic majority. Meeting in Cambridge,...
By Rebecca Berg | 02/03/14 06:37 PM
Gov. Scott Walker, R-Wis., will be a featured speaker at a Republican Jewish Coalition meeting in March, the group announced to supporters Monday -- the latest step by Walker to continue building his national profile within the Republican Party. Walker will speak March 29 at the RJC's spring...
By Thomas Sowell | 02/03/14 05:14 PM
Some supporters of President Obama may be worried about how he and the Democrats are going to fare politically, as the problems of Obamacare continue to escalate, and it looks like the Republicans have a chance to win a majority in the Senate.
By Charles Hoskinson | 02/03/14 12:33 PM
Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., defended both the Republican Party and his own role as the first black senator from his home state since Reconstruction by saying the GOP is the real party of diversity in America. "The GOP really has become the Great Opportunity Party," Scott told NBC's David Gregory...
02/03/14 12:30 PM
With New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie caught up in a political scandal, who among the rumored 2016 Republican presidential candidates can assume his role as front-runner?
By Paul Bedard | 02/03/14 10:39 AM
In a rare sign of political unity, every single female House Republican member has moved swiftly to back the candidacy of Virginia state Del. Barbara Comstock's House bid to succeed one of her old bosses, retiring Rep. Frank Wolf.
By Hugh Hewitt | 02/02/14 04:06 PM
A few days broadcasting from frozen D.C. makes me eager to get back to sunny California, but it also impresses on the visitor many lessons. The first is that the revolution in journalism is accelerating. Hosting panels of young and extraordinarily talented scribes from the Washington Free...
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