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GOP gorvernors work to restore credibility of their party

GOP gorvernors work to restore credibility of their party

Tired of being cast as members of the “party of no,” Republican governors facing re-election next year are emphasizing their work to steer their states through tough economic times and…

Crossroads time for embattled insurgents of tea party

Crossroads time for embattled insurgents of tea party

After a string of setbacks and losses, the insurgent Tea Party movement is at a crossroads, between learning to live within the Republican Party or pursuing its fight against those…

Democratic establishment set to back Hillary for President

Democratic establishment set to back Hillary for President

As Hillary Rodham Clinton privately weighs a second White House run, pieces of the Democratic establishment are beginning to fall into place publicly to help her possible candidacy. Several super…

Cheney sisters in public fight over gay marriage

Cheney sisters in public fight over gay marriage

Former Vice President Dick Cheney and his wife stepped into a sibling squabble Monday after their daughters became involved in a public feud over gay marriage that began on “Fox…

Obamacare debacle gives Republicans hope for 2014

Obamacare debacle gives Republicans hope for 2014

Just a few short weeks ago, Republican elders could only hope that time would make voters forget about the government shutdown the party engineered in October. Now, with millions of…

White mayor, black wife: Big news in politics today

White mayor, black wife: Big news in politics today

Another milestone is passing in America’s racial journey: The next mayor of New York City is a white man with a black wife. Even in a nation with a biracial…

Republicans see health care debacle as 2014 opportunity

Republicans see health care debacle as 2014 opportunity

In his West Virginia district, the TV ads attacking Democratic Rep. Nick Rahall over the calamitous startup of President Barack Obama’s health care law have already begun. The 19-term veteran,…

Rubio returning to right where he left off

Rubio returning to right where he left off

Stung by conservative backlash earlier this year, Marco Rubio has spent months seemingly trying to convince skeptical fellow Republicans that he’s more than just the Florida senator who championed comprehensive…

Bill Clinton leading Democrats demanding Obamacare changes

Bill Clinton leading Democrats demanding Obamacare changes

The growing pressure on President Barack Obama to adjust his problem-plagued healthcare law seemed to boil over on Tuesday, as leaders of Obama’s Democratic Party called on him to allow…

Typical Republican attitude: What, me worry?

Typical Republican attitude:  What, me worry?

As a Republican, freshman Rep. Ted Yoho of Florida cares about the Republican Party’s image and fate. But what he especially cares about is a tiny sliver of the GOP:…