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More questions over Rick Perry’s racism

More questions over Rick Perry’s racism

Many Americans believe symbols of the Confederacy represent a shameful period in the nation’s history that are best left in the past. Texas Governor and GOP Presidential contender Rick Perry…

Chris Christie says ‘no,’ again, on run for president

Chris Christie says ‘no,’ again, on run for president

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie Tuesday said — once again — that “no” means “no.” Christie said he’s not running for the GOP nomination for President and won’t be talked…

Obama admits America is worse off under his presidency

Obama admits America is worse off under his presidency

President Barack Obama admitted Monday that the America he sought to lead four years ago is not better off now than it was then but — as is his style…

Rick Perry’s racist hunting camp name raises questions

Rick Perry’s racist hunting camp name raises questions

GOP Presidential contender Rick Perry‘s family hunting camp was once called “Niggerhead.” Perry says his father changed the name of the camp in West Texas after he purchased it but…

Is Chris Christie too fat to be President?

Is Chris Christie too fat to be President?

Chris Christie jokeS that his weight once hit 550 pounds.  He won’t say how much he weighs right now but the rotund New Jersey Governor is the fattest Presidential contender…

Still here after all these years

Still here after all these years

Seventeen years ago today, I got a fresh cup of coffee from the kitchen, wandered into the den of our condo in Arlington, Virginia, and logged onto my email to…

GOP voters not happy with Romney but he’ll do in a pinch

GOP voters not happy with Romney but he’ll do in a pinch

Republican voters, showing little enthusiasm for the current crop of candidates for President, are slowly embracing former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney not because they have any enthusiasm for him but…

Good news, bad news for both parties

Good news, bad news for both parties

Nine out of 10 Americans think the nation’s economy is in the crapper and most of them still blame former President George W. Bush and the Republican Party. That’s the…

Will Chris Christie run? Can he save the GOP?

Will Chris Christie run? Can he save the GOP?

In a political season of come-and-go GOP Presidential frontrunners, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is the “next big thing,” but only if he decides to run and he keeps saying…

Google, Facebook go right-wing

Google, Facebook go right-wing

Internet giants Google and Facebook have gone right — right wing that is — hiring Republican operatives as lobbyists as both boost their Washington presence in an effort to influence…