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...
By Paul Bedard | 02/02/14 12:13 PM
House Speaker John Boehner KO’d Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi in 2013 fundraising by over 50 percent, according to just released figures. Boehner outraised the former Democratic speaker by a whopping $19 million, $54 million to Pelosi’s $35 million. When Pelosi’s team last month...
By Tim Mak | 02/02/14 10:39 AM
Retired quarterback and Denver Broncos executive John Elway revealed Sunday that he's been approached by the Republican Party to run for public office, but said he'd rather stay on the sidelines. Elway, speaking to "Fox News Sunday" on the morning of the Super Bowl, explained that he was a...
By Charles Hoskinson | 01/31/14 07:52 AM
Rep. Tim Huelskamp is enjoying the attention he's gotten as the public face of the GOP's frustration with MSNBC.
By R. Emmett Tyrrell | 01/30/14 04:02 PM
The events of this past week have lent credence to one of my most dearly held beliefs. A double standard in political life is better than no standard at all. The Democrats have -- as to their behavior in politics -- almost no standards at all. The stuffy Republicans have -- as to their behavior...
By Timothy P. Carney | 01/30/14 12:53 PM
MSNBC writers and tweeters posit that the "right wing" broadly and uniquely bears hatred for multiracial family. MSNBC host Alex Wagner might have meant no ill will when she asked of GOP congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers "where's the needlepoint," but imagine if a conservative host had...
By David M. Drucker | 01/30/14 06:06 AM
The Republican National Committee has hired a veteran of the social networking website LinkedIn to serve as its new chief data officer as it continues to overhaul the GOP’s digital outreach and voter turnout operations ahead of the 2014 and 2016 elections. Azarias Reda started with the RNC...
01/29/14 05:32 PM
Rep. Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., blames Republicans for the gridlock in extending unemployment insurance.
By Rebecca Berg | 01/28/14 11:00 PM
Even as he highlighted bipartisan unity and shared goals in his State of the Union address Tuesday, President Barack Obama slipped in a few subtle knocks against Republicans — offering a modest boost to endangered Democratic candidates in a midterm election year.
By Ashe Schow | 01/28/14 04:20 PM
Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., blasted the Republican National Committee for passing a resolution Friday that called the National Security Agency data collection program “unconstitutional.” King, a supporter of the NSA and its surveillance programs, said in an interview with the Washington...
By Associated Press | 01/28/14 02:53 PM
U.S. Sen. John McCain hasn't decided whether he'll run for a sixth term, but the former GOP presidential nominee said Tuesday that the Arizona Republican Party's censure of him over the weekend may just have provided the motivation to seek office again.
By Paul Bedard | 01/28/14 11:41 AM
The host of MSNBC's "The Ed Show," Ed Schultz, is calling on “Superman” President Obama to “take it” to Republicans in tonight's State of the Union address. On his show Monday night, Schultz included a short cartoon showing Obama dressed as Superman buzzing around the White House....
By Charlie Spiering | 01/28/14 10:57 AM
The Republican National Committee released a mock draft of President Obama's State of the Union remarks Tuesday night. The RNC sent their PDF version — tracked with changes and edits to highlight Obama's difficulties. Read the full document below.
By Charlie Spiering | 01/26/14 08:47 AM
Tell me more "The fundamental weakness in the Tea Party machine is the stark difference between what the leaders of the Tea Party elite, plutocrats like the Koch Brothers want and what the average grassroots Tea Party follower wants." - Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y. in a speech at the Center...
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