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Democrats dream of an election without Obama

Democrats dream of an election without Obama

Frustrated and anxious Democrats grumble privately that their party’s prospects for 2012 would be “much improved” without President Barack Obama on the ticket and some are saying they won’t be…

Social Security recipients will get first benefit raise in three years

Social Security recipients will get first benefit raise in three years

After two years with no benefit increases because the federal government claimed the cost of living had not gone up, America’s 55 million Social Security recipients will get their first…

Gingrich surges while Perry, Paul fade

Gingrich surges while Perry, Paul fade

Former Republican Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich — declared politically dead by most pundits a few months ago — has suddenly surged to third place in recent polls while…

Doom and gloom dominate Obama White House

Doom and gloom dominate Obama White House

The Obama White House is in disarray, hamstrung by internal strife, bogged down with mixed messages and stalled by a general lack of direction. Even President Barack Obama‘s signature health…

GOP pros to Rick Perry: Give it up and go back to Texas

GOP pros to Rick Perry: Give it up and go back to Texas

Republican political professionals are telling Texas Governor Rick Perry to get out of the presidential race before his political career is damaged beyond repair, Capitol Hill Blue has learned. “He’s…

Herman Cain: Just another puppet for Charles and David Koch?

Herman Cain: Just another puppet for Charles and David Koch?

Pizza magnate Herman Cain and GOP presidential flavor of the month is not the outsider he claims to be when it comes to politics. Cain, spurred by recent straw poll…

Christie endorses Romney

Christie endorses Romney

Saying former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney is “the man we need to lead America,” New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie jumped into the 2012 Presidential race Tuesday not as a candidate…

Perry used state jobs fund to reward donors

Perry used state jobs fund to reward donors

Texas Gov. Rick Perry, who touts jobs creation as the backbone of his flagging presidential campaign, used that program to reward donors to his campaign, opponent Michele Bachmann charges. Bachmann…

Palin pulls plug on Presidential plans

Palin pulls plug on Presidential plans

Sarah Palin ended her “will she or won’t she” game of Presidential politics Wednesday by announcing she will not seek the 2012 Republican nomination for President. In an email to…

Obama chastises GOP candidates for silence on gay rights

Obama chastises GOP candidates for silence on gay rights

President Barack Obama, obviously angry at GOP rivals who sidestep the contentious issue of gays in the military, Saturday said that anyone who desires to become commander in chief of…