The long-simmering disconnect between the Republican Party’s conservative base and its leaders in government has degenerated into a full-blown schism. While President Obama accelerates his increasingly radical agenda, the GOP,
A breach within the Republican Party widens, with some congressional leaders becoming the brunt of ideological and even personal attacks.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is hardly a favorite in the Republican Party. He has managed to anger most with his bumbling tactics and molasses speed in getting things passed.
Rich Koele / Shutterstock.com Rand Paul likes to present himself as a civil libertarian, but his stance on reproductive rights is straight from the darkest, most regressive part of the Republican Party's war on women. He's currently pushing to defund Planned Parenthood with an amendment to a mass transit funding bill,...
President Barack Obama, dipping his toe into the 2016 waters for the first time at length Monday morning, hit on a key trend developing among the Republican Party's crowded, 16-person presidential field. Obama talked specifically about former Arkansas Gov. Show More Summary
His call to include mental-health info in background checks is radical only within the Republican Party—but it might not do much to stop killings anyway.
Rick McKee / Augusta Chronicle Raging Moderate by Will Durst I’ve got to congratulate Donald Trump for how fast he’s become more annoying to the Republican Party than a mouse in an air conditioning unit. He’s like that popcorn husk that gets stuck in the back of your molars and you can’t pry it out with a cord of toothpicks. Show More Summary
Barack Obama took time in Ethiopia to attack Donald Trump and the Republican Party. Obama told reporters the Republican Party... The post Obama Slams Trump in Ethiopia: GOP Has Culture Where “Outrageous Attacks Have Become Too Commonplace” (VIDEO) appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
The head of the Republican Party said on Monday party candidates running for the White House in 2016 should vow not to run as independents, a move that could give Democrats the edge in the presidential race. “I think our candidates should pledge not to run as a third party candidate,”...
WASHINGTON, July 27 (Reuters) - The head of the Republican Party said on Monday party candidates running for the White House in 2016 should vow not to run as independents, a move that could give Democrats the edge in the presidential...Show More Summary
While the Republican party is busy eating itself, here's a video from Hillary w/ a really ambitious goal on climate. https://t.co/zHpG2m1VJn — Jon Lovett (@jonlovett) July 26, 2015 Of course I’m an easy mark for ads like this, but I think it’s pretty effective. What say y’all? This space reserved for your ad.
For the past six weeks, an overarching concern for the Republican Party has been the impact that Donald Trump might have on the GOP primary election – particularly the damage he could do on the debate stage by turning an already unmanageable 10-candidate forum into a full-on circus. Show More Summary
Trump: The Dark Heart of the Republican Party. Seriously witty. David Roth’s Weak in Review: The Importance of Not Being an A-hole. Also seriously witty. No, It’s Not Your Opinion. You’re Just Wrong. Refreshingly rational. Tweet
“In a rare and fiery weekend session, the Senate voted on Sunday to resurrect the federal Export-Import Bank, handing the Republican Party’s most conservative wing a major defeat and setting up a showdown this week with House leaders divided over [...]
DEMOCRATS’ BLUE COLLAR BLUES: Noah Finley at Detroit News opines, “Democrats’ Handout Strategy is Failing.” Blue collar white voters believe the Republican Party is better equipped to make the economic system more fair by an overwhelming margin, according to a new Washington Post poll. In the survey of non-college educated whites, 50 percent had more faith […]
Make no mistake about it: Religion and politics are closely intertwined. And in the Republican party, they're practically synonyms.Yesterday, we learned that billionaire brothers Farris and Dan Wilks were donating $15 million to TedShow More Summary
The Pew Research Center is out with a new poll with some very bad news for Republicans. Support among Republicans for the Republican Party has dropped precipitously in the last...
On the question of immigration, the Republican Party is at a crossroads.
The Republican Party has a bigger problem than Donald Trump: It hasn't figured out what it wants to be.
Submitted by Martin Armstrong via ArmstrongEconomics.com, Historically, it has always been the Republican Party that splits. It has been a odd mixture of liberalism from the viewpoint of citizen rights before those of the government and the original constitutional goal of preserving the sovereignty of the states v the the Federalists. Show More Summary