Today In GOP Rebranding: Don’t You Miss George W. Bush?

Today In GOP Rebranding: Don’t You Miss George W. Bush?

After the GOP's humbling defeats in the 2012 elections, Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus released an "autopsy report" laying out the party's urgent need to re ...

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Obama Vows To Act After Republicans Kill Immigration Bill Hopes

Obama Vows To Act After Republicans Kill Immigration Bill Hopes

Washington (AFP) - President Barack Obama ignited a new power showdown with Republicans Monday, vowing to fix America's broken immigration system on his own after Congress refused ...

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McConnell Promises To Fight Abortions If GOP Wins Control Of Senate

McConnell Promises To Fight Abortions If GOP Wins Control Of Senate

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) is hard at work on the Senate’s agenda -- that is, of course, if Republicans take over in November. As Cortney O'Brien reports at the ...

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Meet The New Campaign To Pressure Both Parties On Women’s Economic Concerns

Meet The New Campaign To Pressure Both Parties On Women’s Economic Concerns

Tuesday marks the launch of Make It Work, a three-year, non-profit campaign that hopes to call attention to women’s economic security -- or, one may argue, insecurity. Make It Wor ...

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Cantor To Resign As Majority Leader; GOP Leadership Scramble Begins

Cantor To Resign As Majority Leader; GOP Leadership Scramble Begins

By Lisa Mascaro and Richard Simon, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- A battle royale emerged Wednesday among House Republicans jockeying to move up the leadership ladder aft ...

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From ‘Grand Old’ To ‘Shameless New’ — Trading National Security For Political Gain

From ‘Grand Old’ To ‘Shameless New’ — Trading National Security For Political Gain

One would think that on the weekend of the 70th anniversary of the invasion of Normandy – a day on which almost 10,000 fathers, brothers, and sons of our greatest generation were ...

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Mississippi’s GOP Senate Primary Race Stays Bitter To The End

Mississippi’s GOP Senate Primary Race Stays Bitter To The End

By Lisa Mascaro, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- Downright dirty politics is one way to describe Mississippi's Republican U.S. Senate primary, which has shaped up as the m ...

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Conservative Tide Continues To Ebb, Particularly On Social Issues

Conservative Tide Continues To Ebb, Particularly On Social Issues

By David Lauter, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON—Self-professed conservatives have long outnumbered liberals in America, but the gap has narrowed significantly in the last fo ...

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California Republicans Say Democrats Harris, Newsom Looking Ahead To 2018

California Republicans Say Democrats Harris, Newsom Looking Ahead To 2018

By Michael Finnegan, Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES -- Republicans trying to unseat California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom and Attorney General Kamala Harris share a common complaint: Th ...

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Five Tea Party Favorites Headed For Defeat In GOP Primaries

Five Tea Party Favorites Headed For Defeat In GOP Primaries

The 2014 midterm elections are kicking into high gear, with GOP primaries throughout the nation being watched closely as “establishment” Republicans and Democrats alike anticipate ...

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