Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker boosted his national profile with a speech at the "Iowa Freedom Summit," making him a strong candidate for the Republican Party presidential nomination in 2016. But what does freedom mean to Walker? His...Show More Summary
A potential presidential candidate in the Republican Party presidential primaries, Ben Carson, noticed that a lot of people change their sexual orientation from straight to homosexual after prison.
Incredibly the Republican Party has gone backward on race since George W. Bush. Here's what that means electorally
The Republican Party’s point man in Congress on net neutrality admitted Tuesday that the GOP has been slow to act on the issue but insisted that Congress must be the body setting the rules for how the Internet will be regulated.
Benjamin Netanyahu’s highly unusual speech today, arranged through his capacity as Israel’s liaison to the Republican Party, has been viewed by his critics primarily as an exercise in cynical manipulation. Netanyahu is attempting to manipulate Congress to support his diplomatic agenda over the president’s, and, perhaps, to manipulate the Israeli... More »
House Republicans reiterate their demands for the administration’s TOP-SECRET PLAN to mitigate the damage should the judicial arm of the Republican Party decide to wreck a majority of the country’s health insurance exchanges: A Republican...Show More Summary
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The civil war in the Republican Party is getting a lot uglier, which is excellent news if you enjoy watching Republicans try to eat each other’s intestines with their bare hands, no utensils or a bib even. And yup, we sure do enjoy the hell out of that. Show More Summary
Say "1964," and those of us old enough might remember the appearance on Ed Sullivan's show of some little British group called the Beatles. But Chris Matthews recalls something else: the decision of the Republican party to nominate Mr. Show More Summary
LAS VEGAS -- Fresh off outreach events for the vocal conservative wing of the Republican Party, Jeb Bush appeared on Monday for the first time as a presumed presidential candidate before a room full of everyday Americans in this key early-voting state. Here's the stump he tried out: Here in Nevada "They know my dad. […]
WASHINGTON -- The Republican Party's new point man on food stamps, Rep. Mike Conaway (R-Texas), insists that he doesn't want to cut nutrition assistance benefits. Instead, Conaway is leading a multiyear review of the program, just to make sure it's the best it can be. But it might not be up to Conaway. Show More Summary
After the Conservative Political Action Conference ended Saturday night, several of the candidates vying to become the Republican Party's presidential candidate in 2016 met at Café Belshazzar in Washington, D.C. Billionaires David and...Show More Summary
Wait, I thought only the Republican Party was being torn asunder by a rift between the establishment middle and the fringe. That impression was nailed down, again, last week by the embarrassing fracture among House Republicans over funding for the Department of Homeland Security.
As the Republican Party continues its reputation for being anti-gay marriage and generally stuck in the 1950s when it comes to gender and sex issues, it gets harder and harder to deny the existence of young gay conservatives looking to change that.
RICHMOND — The spokesman for the Republican Party of Virginia will announce Friday that he is leaving to take a job that will allow him more time with his young family.Garren Shipley, who has been spokesman for five years, said heShow More Summary
After the Republican Party won big in the midterm elections, National Review published an editorial, “The Governing Trap,” arguing that the new GOP Congress should not even bother trying to govern. “The
A few days ago, Republican Senator James Inhofe delivered a speech about why no intelligent person should ever vote for the Republican Party. This was not, obviously, the putative subject of his speech, merely its subtext and inescapable conclusion.Inhofe tried to make the case that global warming is fake because... More »
Conservative evangelicals dominate the base of the Republican Party. Is there room for non-believers, too?
CNN host Dana Bash grilled Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) over funding the Department of Homeland Security and whether the conservative wing of the Republican Party is too focused on principle over governance.
Rachel Maddow discusses how the Republican Party has stalled Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch’s confirmation hearings while simultaneously trying to...