Now that justice has been served in Ferguson Americans can refocus their attention on the real issue at hand. That is that America is on the brink of becoming a
Mitt Romney, the Republican Party’s unsuccessful presidential nominee in 2012, leads the field for the 2016 election among Republican voters, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released on Wednesday. The former Massachusetts governor would have a slight edge over potential Democratic...
We have two major parties in the nation now: the Republican Party and the Banana Republic Party, otherwise known as Democrats. The difference between them is over the rule of
The Republican Party has an exciting new health care plan out. Against all odds, it involves throwing millions of people off their health insurance so the affluent get more tax breaks. And most people with pre-existing conditions are out of luck. Oh, and tort reform and plenty of it! It is the Party of Ideas […]
The conventional wisdom in the Republican Party is changing.
“Republicans in 2014 were the most popular girl at a party no one attended.” These words were penned by a Houston Chronicle columnist named Chris Ladd, who also goes by the screen name “GOPlifer.” And a better summation of this year’s mid-terms we’ve never heard. Well, in all humility, apart from this one: “Every light [...]
"I think there will be a political problem for the Republican Party going into 2016 if we don’t define what we are for on the environment," said Sen. Lindsey Graham, (R-SC). "I don’t know what the environmental policy of the Republican Party is." The post Republican Senator: GOP Needs To Develop Real Position On Climate Policy appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Bipartisan Proaction for Jobs, Revenues and Prosperity With control of both the House of Representatives and the Senate it is now incumbent upon the Republican party in conjunction with the President and the Democratic Minority Leaders...Show More Summary
They got nothing. The Republican Party is fractured and without any plan or direction on immigration. …congressional Republicans woke up on Friday morning with no clear legislative response to the president and with their membership scattered across the country on a 10-day Thanksgiving break. Meanwhile, Obama headed to Las Vegas to begin selling his proposal [...]
Sunday on ABC's "This Week's" political roundtable discussion, The Nation's Katrina vanden Heuvel attacked the Republican Party as being, "driven in large measure by a know nothing nativism, anti-immigrant stance." Follow Pam Key on Twitter @pamkeyNEN
Katrina Vanden Heuvel, editor of The Nation, on Sunday blasted the Republican Party’s “no-nothing nativism anti-immigrant” ideology after Dr. Ben Carson criticized President Barack Obama’s recent executive orders to reform the immigration system. On ABC’s This Week,...
Governor Scott Walker (R-WI) argued that the Republican Party will win elections if it focuses on appealing working class voters on Friday's "Laura Ingraham Show." "The bread and butter of what makes my state work and I think makes this...Show More Summary
O n November 4, 2014, the Republican Party made black history. Mia Love is the first Republican black woman elected to Congress. Black women aren’t exactly clamoring to join the Republican Party, so it’s obvious why this is an impressive feat. Show More Summary
Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) Rep. Michele Bachmann is going a little off the Republican Party's desired message on President Obama's planned action on immigration. The official Republican message is that their anger is about executive overreach, not about scary brown people. Show More Summary
Thursday on Newsmax TV's "MidPoint," Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) said while there is not a lot that can be done to stop President Barack Obama's lawless executive action amnesty now, it will change in January when the Republican Party takes control of the U.S. Show More Summary
At first glance, the 2014 midterm elections appear to have been an overwhelming success story for the Republican Party. Among Republican trophies, some commentators have highlighted how the GOP appears to have made significant "inroads"...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON — President Obama will no doubt clash regularly with his newly empowered partisan adversaries in Congress. But the most important struggle in American politics over the next two years will be inside the Republican Party. And the person who can play a decisive role in that battle is Jeb Bush. Yes, Democrats have their [...]Show More Summary
The most important struggle in American politics over the next two years will be inside the Republican Party.
The Tea Party wing of the Republican Party wants a government shutdown if the president acts alone on immigration. Seeing no better option to stop Obama, these conservatives, led by Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) and 59 House Republicans, are pushing for a head-on confrontation that would end in a government shutdown unless he backs down. [...]
George Will gave President Obama something of a backhanded compliment today when he called the president the greatest booster of the Republican Party in the White House since the days of Ronald Reagan.