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Cartoon: Candidate Kasich

He’s barely hanging on.

April 12, 2016

Cartoon: GOP Candidates Worry About Jeb

The Republican field ponders what to do about Jeb Bush.

March 30, 2015
U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) speaks at the 42nd annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) on Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, in National Harbor, Md. Cruz announced his presidential bid Monday. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/TNS)

Will The Ted Cruz Presidential Campaign Be All Hat, No Cattle?

Like his Senate career, Cruz’s campaign launch was rather light on substance.

March 26, 2015
U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, speaks at a RedState Gathering at the Renaissance Worthington Hotel in Fort Worth, Texas, on Friday, Aug. 8, 2014. Cruz announced his presidential bid Monday. (Richard W. Rodriguez/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS)

Ted Cruz Has A Surprising Weak Spot In The Money Race

Some big-money donors want Ted Cruz to be president. But does anyone else?

March 23, 2015
U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) speaks at the 42nd annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) on Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, in National Harbor, Md. Cruz announced his presidential bid Monday. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/TNS)

Ted Cruz Courts ‘Courageous Conservatives’ In 2016 Presidential Bid

The Cruz campaign is officially underway.

March 23, 2015
Texas Senator Ted Cruz during the Ag Summit in Des Moines. 3/7/2015 (John Pemble, iprimages/Flickr)

Texas Republican Senator Ted Cruz Launches Presidential Bid

It’s official: Ted Cruz is running for president.

March 23, 2015
U.S. Senator Ted Cruz of Texas speaking at the 2015 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in National Harbor, Maryland. (Gage Skidmore/Flickr)

Cruz To Launch White House Bid Monday

The Tea Party senator is set to become the first official 2016 presidential candidate.

March 23, 2015
Former Governor Jeb Bush of Florida speaking at the 2015 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in National Harbor, Maryland. (Gage Skidmore/Flickr)

Early Line: Three-Man Race For 2016 Republican Nomination

Republican insiders — favor cold, hard cash — see three front-runners for the GOP nomination.

March 20, 2015
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Walker Visits South Carolina, Addresses Firing Of Campaign Aide

Scott Walker is taking his presidential campaign down south.

March 20, 2015
Donald Trump addresses CPAC 2015 (Michael Vadon via Flickr)

Donald Trump Wants You To Think He’s Running For President (Again)

Good news for Democrats: Donald Trump might run for president (for real this time!)

March 18, 2015
Ohio Governor John Kasich is seen at the Atlantic hosted "Building the Future:Manufacturing's Software Revolution"event on Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 in Norwood, OH. The governon addersses the audience in the Siemen's motors manufacturing facility.

Kasich Pops Up In Places Vital To 2016 Race He Hasn’t Yet Joined

Is John Kasich running for president?

March 18, 2015
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Walker Says Union Law Popular With Republicans Wasn’t His Idea

Scott Walker is trying to distance himself from Wisconsin’s new right-to-work law.

March 9, 2015
Governor Chris Christie of New Jersey speaking at the 2015 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in National Harbor, Maryland. (Gage Skidmore/Flickr)

Analysis: So Far, Chris Christie’s Presidential Bid Has Been One To Forget

Is Chris Christie’s presidential campaign already dead in the water?

March 9, 2015

Did Jeb Bush Go Far Enough To Try To Save Terri Schiavo To Save His Iowa Chances?

The Terri Schiavo case could come back to haunt Jeb Bush in 2016.

March 6, 2015
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Ben Carson Launches 2016 Exploratory Committee

Good news for political satirists: Ben Carson is running for president.

March 3, 2015

Trump Isn’t Sure About Bush, But ‘I’m Actually A Nice Person’

Donald Trump still wants you to think that he’s running for president.

February 27, 2015

Rubio On Immigration: I’ve Learned My Lesson

Marco Rubio won’t make the mistake of trying to pass an immigration bill again.

February 27, 2015
Jeb Bush talks

Jeb Bush Tells Conservative Activists He Hopes To Be Their ‘Second Choice’

Jeb Bush made his case to the right at CPAC.

February 27, 2015
Scott Walker, Iran, Wisconsin, Obama, Deal, Foreign Policy, Politics

Scott Walker Faces Higher Hurdles Than Polls

Here’s how you’ll be able to tell if Scott Walker is a serious presidential contender.

February 26, 2015
Florida Senator Marco Rubio addresses CPAC 2014 (Gage Skidmore/Flickr)

Rubio Is On The Comeback Trail In Nascent Presidential Campaign

Is Marco Rubio a serious presidential contender?

February 23, 2015

Jeb Bush Chooses To Be Cross-Examined At CPAC

Jeb Bush is getting ready to face the right wing.

February 20, 2015

Scott Walker Is King Of Kochworld

When Scott Walker runs for president, he’ll have some powerful friends in his corner.

February 18, 2015

Rand Paul Eyes April Presidential Campaign Launch

Rand Paul will reportedly jump into the presidential race just after Easter.

February 18, 2015

Gov. Christie Outlines His Goals If He Runs, Wins Presidency

If Chris Christie runs for president, this will be his platform.

February 17, 2015

How The GOP Base Can Crush Jeb Bush In 5 Simple Steps

Step 1? Support Scott Walker. Step 2? Forget About Immigration.

February 16, 2015