Wednesday, March 4, 2015
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Day 2-Conservatives Gather For Annual CPAC Convention - DC

Sen. Rand Paul Wins Conservative CPAC Straw Poll

Rand Paul leads Republican pack in CPAC straw poll.

March 1, 2015
Bush W and Ron Paul

Cartoon: George W. Bush And Ron Paul Grab Dinner

Bush and Paul catch up on the state of the 2016 race.

February 19, 2015
Hillary Clinton

Swing State Polls Find Christie Weak Against Clinton

The latest round of 2016 polls has good news for Hillary Clinton.

February 18, 2015
Rick Perry

Who Says Money In Politics Doesn’t Buy Influence?

Of course money changes how politicians will act.

February 18, 2015
Photo: Gage Skidmore via Flickr

Rand Paul Eyes April Presidential Campaign Launch

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

February 18, 2015
Rand Paul

Why Rand Paul’s Biology Degree Claim Matters

Senator Paul is facing yet another self-inflicted wound.

February 17, 2015
Scott Walkerr

Republicans Haven’t Quite Worked Out A Foreign Policy Beyond ‘Not Obama’

The GOP’s presidential hopefuls want to have it both ways on foreign policy.

February 16, 2015
Rand Paul

What Makes Rand Paul Strange

Senator Paul has demonstrated why no true libertarian will ever be president.

February 10, 2015

Endorse This: Ben Carson vs. Rand Paul!

The vaccine-paranoia controversies have gotten so bad that Ben Carson is now actually one of the more sensible people around, delivering an important rebuttal to fellow potential 2016 candidate Rand Paul for his scaremongering. (Though on the other hand, Carson does have his own nutty idea about the measles outbreak!)

Click above to watch Carson slam the “anecdotal” and “debunked” kind of vaccine horror stories that Rand was pushing — then watch this video!

February 9, 2015
Chris Christie CPAC

Would-Be Presidents Flunk The Vaccine Test

It’s not too early for defining moments in the 2016 presidential race, and we just had one.

February 5, 2015

Late Night Roundup: Chris Christie, Rand Paul, And Measles

Potential 2016 contenders Chris Christie and Rand Paul got some unwanted attention on the late night shows.

February 4, 2015
Tom Sullivan

Mental Disability Is Not A Fad

Fox News and the right are dead wrong about mental health.

February 4, 2015

Anti-Vaxxers Coming Out Of The Woodwork On The Right

There’s an outbreak on the right wing — of paranoia against big government vaccinations against terrible diseases.

February 3, 2015

Endorse This: Rand Paul’s Amazing ‘Shush’ Moment

Rand Paul may have just demonstrated why he’s *not* a realistic candidate for president, all in a single interview.

February 3, 2015
Photo: Gage Skidmore via Flickr

The GOP’s Truther Primary Has Begun

Republican presidential hopefuls have started courting a critical constituency: the paranoid fringe.

February 2, 2015
Senators Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Rand Paul (R-KY)

A Texas-Sized GOP Race For President

The road to the GOP nomination in 2016 will run through Texas.

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

GOP Senators, And Possible 2016 Rivals, Vie At Koch Brothers Retreat

The 2016 Koch primary is officially underway.

January 26, 2015

Late Night Round-Up: State Of The Union

And this year’s “Implody” award for worst State of the Union response speech goes to…

January 22, 2015
Mitt Romney speaks to fellow Republicans at a dinner during the Republican National Committee's Annual Winter Meeting aboard the USS Midway on January 16, 2015 in San Diego, California (AFP/Sandy Huffaker)

5 Reasons Democrats Should Start Getting Excited About 2016

The White House is playing offense again — and Republicans might be in big trouble.

January 19, 2015
U.S. Senator Rand Paul speaking to students at Northern Kentucky University's Chase College of Law hosted by the NKU Chase Federalist Society in Highland Heights, Kentucky. (Gage Skidmore/Flickr)

Where Have Ebola’s Fear-Mongers All Gone?

Politicians seem to have forgotten all about the disease since election day.

December 18, 2014
assault rifle

We Need To Talk About Guns, Whether The NRA Likes It Or Not

Will Congress ever summon the courage to act on this pressing public health crisis?

December 11, 2014
Senators Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Rand Paul (R-KY)

Republicans Should Think Twice About Nominating A ‘True Conservative’ In 2016

A new poll turns Tea Party conventional wisdom on its head.

December 8, 2014
Rand Paul

Rand Paul Isn’t Leading The Republican Pack

Don’t believe the hype — Rand Paul will not be the next president.

December 5, 2014

Cartoon: ‘Experts’ Weigh In On Garner Case

Cartoon: Forget the video; Rudy Giuliani knows what really happened.

December 5, 2014
Al Sharpton

This Week In Crazy: Al Sharpton Is A Terrorist Czar, And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

The far right lashes out at Al Sharpton, Ben Carson is pretty sure we’re Nazi Germany, and much more.

December 5, 2014