I must say this is a bit surprising in one way and not in another. In a new CNN-ORC poll, VT's Bernie Sanders joins Hillary Clinton in beating all the Republican candidates head to head. A just released CNN poll finds Sanders out-polling all of the GOP's major candidates, though pretty much tied with Jeb Bush. Show More Summary
Former Virginia Governor Jim Gilmore has become the 33rd Republican candidate to enter 2016 US presidential race.
If you're a right-leaning hipster who considers all 16 Republicans currently running for president a bit too mainstream, have we got the candidate for you. Former Virginia Governor Jim Gilmore filed with the FEC on Wednesday, just eight days before the first GOP debate. Gilmore served as governor from 1998-2002... More »
Former Virginia Governor Jim Gilmore filed the necessary paperwork on Wednesday with the Federal Election Commission to join the race for the Republican presidential nomination, the Associated Press reported. Gilmore joins a large field seeking the 2016 nomination that includes former Florida...
Join Chris Matthews for a special two-hour live broadcast of Hardball from Cleveland, home of the first Republican Primary Debate. August 6th at 7pm et on...
Wannabee Jeb Bush (R-FL), to cite just one of the Republican candidates, called the Iran agreement "appeasement", thereby insinuating that President Obama is a modern-day Neville Chamberlain. Just in case one missed the point, wannabee Lindsey Graham (R-SC) made the Chamberlain comparison explicit. That was not enough for Mike Huckabee (R-AR). Show More Summary
Latinos are a crucial voting bloc in the United States and one would imagine that in a place like Santa Fe, New Mexico, their votes would be even more so. Tell that to the Santa Fe County Republican Party, who punished what would seem to be a rare find — a Latino Republican — for his...
Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives John Boehner on Wednesday said he had broad support among his Republican colleagues, and indicated he has no plan for taking up a resolution to remove him from his position. The fellow Republican lawmaker who introduced the resolution on Tuesday,...
The latest PPP poll shows Donald Trump leads all Republican presidential candidates with Hispanic voters. Trump scored a 34% favorability... The post BREAKING POLL: Donald Trump Leads ALL GOP Candidates With Hispanic Voters appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
As much as they would like to avoid it, events keep conspiring to force the Republican presidential candidates to discuss immigration. First, Kate Steinle’s murder in San Francisco by an illegal alien who’d been released by authorities...Show More Summary
A new paper concludes that conservative media outlets like Fox News have a serious negative impact on Republicans' ability to govern and win elections.
From the July 29 edition of CBS' CBS This Morning: Previously: Fox's Bret Baier Grills Gov. Bobby Jindal Over His "Economic Problems" And Budget Gimmicks Fox's Sean Hannity Ignores Louisiana's Budget Crisis While Praising Bobby Jindal Fox's Cavuto Lets Bobby Jindal Dishonestly Compare U.S. To Greece While Pushing Entitlement Cuts
I had Yet Another Republican (presumably) go off on how Obamacare destroyed jobs—or at least full-time jobs. So the obvious thing for me to do was to grab the stats and generate some graphs. They're below the rolled-up pink slips.
Sen. Mark Kirk (R-IL) Senate Republicans aren't as confident about defunding Planned Parenthood as the bluster from some quarters suggests. While Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is making encouraging noises about using its legal...Show More Summary
Delete your account. Look at all this outrage over a dead lion, but where is all the outrage over the planned parenthood dead babies. — Marco Rubio (@marcorubio) July 29, 2015 I swear the Republican presidential field is getting dumber by the day. Show More Summary
America, our long national nightmare is over. Donald Trump just outlined his health care plan live on @CNN: "Repeal and replace with something terrific." — Chris Moody (@moody) July 29, 2015 I'm sold.
Donald Trump just keeps on saying stupid, outrageous, offensive things—and all too many of them are things that tie in to his party's weaknesses. The Republican Party has had its problems with rape comments from Republican politicians in recent years, and with Latino voters, and with its opposition to policies friendly to working women. Show More Summary
Today's comic by Matt Bors is Mike Huckabee goes Godwin: Which came first, the chicken or the egg? Jackie Calmes, a veteran Washington correspondent for The New York Times, makes the case that it’s now no longer Republican Party leaders...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives John Boehner on Wednesday brushed off a conservative lawmaker's call for his ouster, saying it was "no big deal" because he has broad support among Republicans who form the majority in the chamber. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Billionaire Donald Trump has taken a commanding lead in the race for the 2016 U.S. Republican presidential nomination with the support of 25 percent in a Reuters/Ipsos poll, giving him a double-digit advantage over nearest rival Jeb Bush. Show More Summary