By Sean Lengell | 08/18/14 10:30 PM
Vermont's Sen. James Jeffords, who died Monday, hardly was the first high-profile political figure to forsake his party.
By Michael Barone | 08/14/14 04:21 PM
"Second presidential terms are almost without exception very difficult for the president and his team, for the government and the country," writes Harvard economist and former Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers. Well, yes. But some second terms are less unsuccessful than others.
08/08/14 11:30 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — This week's death of former White House press secretary James Brady, who survived a gunshot wound to the head in a 1981 assassination attempt on President Ronald Reagan, has been ruled a homicide, District of Columbia police said Friday. Federal prosecutors said only that they...
By Paul Bedard | 08/06/14 04:36 PM
Reagan biographer Craig Shirley said he will file a suit against Simon & Schuster, the publisher of a new book about the Gipper that Shirley claims ripped off whole sections of his 2004 "Reagan's Revolution."
By Brian Hughes | 08/04/14 04:24 PM
The White House on Monday paid tribute to the deceased James Brady, the 73-year-old press secretary for President Ronald Reagan who survived an assassination attempt and became a central figure in the national gun control debate.
By Associated Press | 08/04/14 12:57 PM
James Brady, the White House press secretary gravely wounded during the 1981 assassination attempt on President Ronald Reagan, died Monday, his family announced. Brady was 73.
By Justin Green | 07/30/14 03:14 PM
GIF of voter turnout (by state) in presidential elections since 1980
By Gene Healy | 07/28/14 03:46 PM
When likely 2016 contenders Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., and Texas Gov. Rick Perry squared off for an op-ed duel on the Iraq crisis recently, it quickly degenerated into a rapid-fire "Reagan-off."
By Paul Bedard | 07/21/14 01:09 PM
This week's Mainstream Media Scream is more of a purr because it features the unexpected praise of former President Ronald Reagan by MSNBC's Chris Matthews.
By Lawrence Kudlow | 07/20/14 01:28 PM
Across his remarkably successful presidency, Ronald Reagan repeatedly made the link between the U.S. economy and U.S. international security and defense. He consistently argued that weakness at home leads to weakness abroad.
By Brian Hughes | 07/18/14 06:05 PM
Call it the second-term curse. For whatever reason, the final four years in office have not been kind to presidents lately.
By Paul Bedard | 08/29/14
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