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Rand Paul plans to dump his campaign staff

Rand Paul plans to dump his campaign staff

It’s the oldest ploy in politics. When a candidate screws up, blame the staff and start firing people. Rand Paul, the Tea Party darling that upset the political establishment to…

Did South Carolina governor candidate bang a blogger?

Did South Carolina governor candidate bang a blogger?

A conservative political blogger says he banged South Carolina Republican candidate Nikki Haley — a Tea Party sweetheart endorsed by Sarah Palin — while serving as her speechwriter and communications…

Now Democrats feel the heat

Now Democrats feel the heat

Four years ago, in the last mid-term elections, Republicans had to face the music with the sexual hijinks of Florida Congressman Mark Foley and his fondness for young male interns.…

More bad poll news for Democrats

More bad poll news for Democrats

Memo to Democrats: There’s trouble in Potomac City and that starts with “T” and that rhymes with “P” and that stands for “polls.” A new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll…

Karl Rove leads GOP plot to regain power

Karl Rove leads GOP plot to regain power

The Republican Party‚Äôs best-connected political operatives have quietly built a massive fundraising, organizing and advertising machine based on the model assembled by Democrats early in the decade, and with the…

Senior health plans found lacking

Senior health plans found lacking

Millions of seniors signed up for popular Medicare Advantage insurance plans don’t get the best quality, an independent study found. How the private plans score on a quality rating system…

Americans lose confidence in health care

Americans lose confidence in health care

Americans are steadily losing confidence in their ability to get healthcare and pay for it, despite the passage of healthcare reform legislation, according to a survey published on Wednesday. The…

Palin ventures into liberal territory

Palin ventures into liberal territory

Sarah Palin praised Republicans at a fundraising dinner in a liberal-leaning Oregon town for having the boldness to invite her to speak. The former governor of Alaska and vice presidential…

Time for a change? Start at home

Angry America out there. People are pissed and those who cash in on opportunity have seized upon that anger to get rich and/or expand their power base. Sarah Palin has…

Massa claims payoff to aide was forgery

Massa claims payoff to aide was forgery

Former congressman Eric Massa said Saturday that someone forged a $40,000 salary increase for his chief of staff, who has accused the ex-lawmaker of sexual harassment. The New York Democrat…