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Christie Struggles In Polls, Even In New Jersey

Even New Jerseyans don’t want Chris Christie to be president.

December 12, 2014

Endorse This: Ben Carson And The Fingers Of God

Right-wing personality du jour Ben Carson says he’s starting to “feel fingers” from a very special supporter.

November 21, 2014

Mississippi Republican Senate Primary Too Close To Call

By Lisa Mascaro, Tribune Washington Bureau (MCT) WASHINGTON — Republican Thad Cochran, the genteel Southerner who has represented Mississippi in the U.S. Senate for nearly half of his life, battled for his political future against Tea Party upstart Chris McDaniel in a race that was too close to call late Tuesday. The conservative state emerged […]

June 4, 2014

Former Florida Governor Charlie Christ Says Bigots A ‘Big Reason’ He Left GOP

By Marc Caputo, The Miami Herald Democrat Charlie Crist is offering up a new and inflammatory reason he left the GOP: Too many Republicans oppose President Barack Obama because he’s black. Crist made the remarks Tuesday in an interview with Fusion’s Jorge Ramos that instantly drew rebukes from Republicans who said the party-switching former governor […]

May 7, 2014

Tillis Wins Outright For GOP Senate Nomination In North Carolina

By John Frank, The News & Observer CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Thom Tillis emerged as a clear victor Tuesday in the Republican primary for U.S. Senate, overpowering a tea party challenge with help from Washington power-brokers who saw him as the best candidate to challenge Democrat Kay Hagan in November. The House speaker, running on his […]

May 7, 2014

5 Republicans Getting Screwed By The Club For Growth

Photo: Crazy George via Flickr The Club for Growth — a powerful right-wing group that only supports candidates it deems sufficiently disposed to a fiscally conservative economic agenda and punishes those who aren’t — released the 2013 edition of its congressional scorecard on Monday. The highly anticipated scorecard grades members of Congress on a 0 to […]

February 24, 2014

Rick Santorum Is A 2016 Contender

Feb. 21 (Bloomberg) — Is Rick Santorum a viable presidential candidate? Santorum has been making audible presidential noises this week, so it’s time to consider the question. In my view, it’s a worthwhile question, and not just for the vanity of predicting what’s going to happen. Both party actors and the media need to decide […]

February 21, 2014