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Sadly, class is not a prerequisite for the presidency

Sadly, class is not a prerequisite for the presidency

A commenter on one of Capitol Hill Blue’s recent stories noted that GOP presidential contender Ron Paul has more “class” than another challenger — the constantly whiny Michelle Bachmann. That’s…

Bialek’s ex-boyfriend confirms her story on Cain’s sexual assault

Bialek’s ex-boyfriend confirms her story on Cain’s sexual assault

Sharon Bialek’s former boyfriend stepped forward Monday to confirm her story of an upsetting encounter with GOP presidential encounter Herman Cain in 1997. Victor Zuckerman says Bailek told him then…

Bachmann goes ballistic over perceived media slight

Bachmann goes ballistic over perceived media slight

Michele Bachmann is apparently unaware that her 15 minutes of presidential contention fame were up long ago. She’s pissed at CBS News because the network — sponsors of Saturday night’s…

Romney, Gingrich shine in latest GOP debate

Romney, Gingrich shine in latest GOP debate

Former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney and former speaker of the house Newt Gingrich emerged as clear winners of the latest Republican presidential debate Saturday night while Herman Cain and Rick…

Newt rises from the political ashes

Newt rises from the political ashes

The topsy-turvy GOP presidential sweepstakes took another turn towards the bizarre Friday with a new CBS News poll that shows a three-way race between former Massachusetts Mitt Romney, former businessman…

Bachmann likes government spending in her own district

Bachmann likes government spending in her own district

Republican Rep. Michelle Bachmann — a frequent critic of government waste and excessive spending — is less critical when that money comes into her Minnesota congressional district. Bachmann, for example,…

Can Congress make a deal on debt-reduction? Maybe, maybe not

Can Congress make a deal on debt-reduction? Maybe, maybe not

Is the Congressional “super committee” charged with crafting a debt-reduction compromise stalled in a partisan mess or are they making progress towards a deal? Depends on who you talk to.…

Romney scores big in debate while challengers flounder

Romney scores big in debate while challengers flounder

Former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney delivered another strong debate performance Wednesday night but it was overshadowed by the continued flubs and problems by his fading rivals. With Herman Cain increasingly…

Cain accuser filed discrimination complaint at next job

Cain accuser filed discrimination complaint at next job

One of Herman Cain‘s victims of alleged sexual harassment also claimed “unfair treatment” at her next job after leaving the National Restaurant Association, the Associated Press is reporting. Karen Kraushaar…

Second victim goes public as Cain remains in denial

Second victim goes public as Cain remains in denial

A second former employee of the National Restaurant Association went public today, confirming sexual harassment by GOP presidential contender Herman Cain when he served as head of the trade association…