The reason why the Republican Party is better off without the likes of Karl Rove, is because he’s a “big government” conservative who thinks applying a dash of conservatism to
The Economist: “The presidential candidate who has most harmed American politics this year is Donald Trump, a bully who has prospered by inciting rage. Yet from the narrower perspective of the Republican Party, the most dangerous candidate of the 2016 [...]
A federal district court has held that the Louisiana Republican Party has the right to have a challenge to McCain-Feingold’s soft money ban applied to state parties through a three-judge court. Rick Hasen thinks there’s good chance the Supreme Court [...]
A 13-year old who got famous in the conservative media for videos criticizing President Obama and others is now saying he can no longer stand by the Republican party.
Joining host Chris on Wednesday’s pre-Thanksgiving edition of MSNBC’s All In, MSNBC political analyst and former Democratic Vermont Governor Howard Dean tried to trash the Republican Party as nothing but “an authoritarian party” “for a very long time” due to their policy positions on voter I.D. and abortion to name a few.
The Republican party’s descent into post-truth derp and denial is the most important political story of our era. Establishment media has done a spectacularly poor job of chronicling it, because it does fit well into any sort of “both sides do it” narrative. Many establishment journalists tried to jam the Trump boom in to the […]
Rivals and party leaders are starting to wonder how committed Trump is to democratic values. Many say the populist crazy talk is typical of the White House primaries, but Republican frontrunner Donald Trump’s increasingly incendiary remarks are leading some conservatives to brand him a “fascist” and party rivals to ramp up attacks against him. Show More Summary
The Koch brothers are sinking big money into an expanding effort to win over Latino voters in the 2016 cycle with a simple message: Don’t go with the party that will make you reliant on government. Vote Republican instead. Okay, that’s a bit of an exaggeration. But it’s intended to make a broader point that […]
The Republican Party is freaking out at the possibility of Donald Trump being its nominee. …voices are asking, even inside his party, whether he is committed to democratic values. Republican experts are warning that Trump could do lasting damage to the GOP, and that his nomination in the party primaries would essentially hand the presidency [...]
Many say the populist crazy talk is typical of the White House primaries, but Republican frontrunner Donald Trump’s increasingly incendiary remarks are leading some conservatives to brand him a “fascist” and party rivals to ramp up attacks against him. Most spectacularly, the real...
Led by Donald Trump, the GOP has abandoned its traditional dogwhistles in favor of a more overt approach to racism
Read the editorial and news pages today and you'll find a mix of hand-wringing and demands about an uncouth and outrageous outsider who is threatening to wrest the Republican party from its rightful owners. Liar, racist, clown, fascist, vigilante. Show More Summary
“Senate Republicans plan to insert a provision into a must-pass government funding bill that would vastly expand the amount of cash that political parties could spend on candidates,” multiple sources tell Politico. “The provision, which sources say is one of [...]
In addition to who should be the party’s presidential nominee, Texas Republican voters may weigh in on whether the state should secede from the union when they cast ballots in the March 1 primary. Tanya Robertson (right), a member of the State… Read The post Texas GOP Leader Seeks Vote On Seceding From Union appeared first on Towleroad.
A Republican Party that's long taken a law-and-order stance finds itself desperate to improve its standing among minority voters, and Democratic candidates are also being drawn into national conversations on policing, drug crimes and...Show More Summary
Happy Thanksgiving, and enjoy your spaghetti carbonara! If this isn’t the greatest advice column ever written I’ll buy you a gold plated nail. On yoga and “appropriation.” Good for Beshear. Terrorism and today’s Republican Party will not combine to produce sane results. Will Jeff Lurie try to save Chip Kelly from himself? The latest theory […]
Senate Republicans plan to insert a provision into a must-pass government funding bill that would vastly expand the amount of cash that political parties could spend on candidates, multiple sources tell POLITICO. -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. Show More Summary
Politico on news that will ruin Fred Wertheimer’s Thanksgiving: Senate Republicans plan to insert a provision into a must-pass government funding bill that would vastly expand the amount of cash that political parties could spend on candidates, multiple sources tell POLITICO. … Continue reading ?
I once defined Palinism as Bushism stripped of all its redeeming features. I think that's still true, but now it's the entire Republican Party that is Bushism stripped of its...
The Factor thought it was a great idea to defend the man running for Fuhrer in 2016, Donald J. Trump, whose racism is just a figment of our imagination. Since Bill O'Reilly has buried his head in the sand for the last few decades, Trump's obvious racism is not real. O'REILLY: 'Of course Mr. Show More Summary