President Obama must use convention to draw sharp policy differences with ...With the spotlight moving away from his Republican challenger, President Obama needs to take advantage of the Democratic convention in Charlotte this week to draw sharp policy differences with Mitt Romney and frame a crystal-clear choice for voters ...
Republicans like to talk about their "humble roots" in order to disguise their ...Hard as it was to switch channels during the uplifting Republican National Convention, we found our way to Turner Classic Movies.
GOP tries to portray Biden as governing liabilityWith relentless attacks aimed at portraying President Barack Obama's running mate as a governing liability, Republicans hope to raise the stature of GOP vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan, who will debate Biden next month, and score points in ...
Missouri Senate Race: Top Republicans, State GOP Engaged In StandoffIf Akin refuses to quit, and deep-pocketed Republicans refuse to finance him, "it's pretty much a done deal that we have given this race to Claire McCaskill," said Carol Thomas, one of many Missouri Republicans who backed Akin in an August primary but ...
Republicans abandon an eight-decade tradition of nominating veteransNot since Republicans gathered in the heat of Chicago in June 1932 to nominate Herbert Hoover and Charles Curtis has the party of Lincoln and Grant, of Teddy Roosevelt and Eisenhower failed to find a veteran worthy of carrying the standard for their party.
What Republicans know: It's the economy, stupidAfter spending eight years out of power in the 1990s, Republicans returned to the White House in 2000 (albeit by the skin of their teeth) via George W. Bush.
10 Myths About RepublicansTAMPA, Fla. - There were a lot of pundits here in Tampa with no real politics to report on. So I thought now would be a good time to do some explaining about the odd natives (well, natives for only a few days), whom the punditocracy has ventured out ...
Matthews' contentious week with RepublicansMatthews engaged in a bitter verbal brawl on "Morning Joe" with Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus, upsetting the show's hosts, accusing the GOP of conducting a campaign of race-baiting and suggesting Republican presidential ...
Republicans Plan To Descend on Charlotte for Elaborate Counter-ConventionAs Barack Obama launches on a four-day tour through battleground states, as well as the battered Gulf Coast, in advance of the Democratic convention, Republicans also planned their carefully choreographed descent on Charlotte for what ABC News calls ...
Republicans Pray to Satan at the GOP Convention as Romney and His ...... was horrified as he watched a Mormon cult member lead mostly Biblical Christians at the Republican Convention last night in a prayer to Satan, since Mormons do not pray to the God of the Bible, but to a mythical "god" they believe who was once a man!
Republicans outnumber Democrats by a record 4.3 percentRasmussen reports that the number of Americans who consider themselves Republicans jumped nearly three points in August to 37.6 percent -- the largest number of Republicans ever recorded by Rasmussen. The number of Democrats slipped to 33.3 ...
Mike Reagan: My fellow Republicans, let's agree to winAll Mitt Romney and Republicans need to do is follow the GOP's script from the historic midterm elections of 2010. In case you've forgotten, 2010 wasn't just a Republican wave. It was a tsunami. The GOP gained 63 seats in the House and six in the ...
Republicans Seize On O'Malley's Remark That We Aren't Better Off Than Four ...When the question comes up, Republicans can either attack the president for failing to fix the economy, as they are by emphasizing O'Malley's remark, or paint Obama as out of touch.
Republicans ruthlessHmm. The Republican platform is out and what do we find? We find that they ban abortion at all costs, including rape, incest and the mother's health.
Obama campaign aide: Republicans think 'lying is a virtue'Pressed by host Bob Schieffer if she believed Republicans were "just a bunch of liars," Cutter said that was not what she had said.
Staten Island Republicans all on the same page"I'm not about chest-thumping," Scamardella told us after a New York delegation breakfast in the Hilton Clearwater Beach Hotel, where borough Republicans stayed during the convention. "Mary Reilly has done a lot for the party. She's an asset to it. It ...
Gov. Susana Martinez: 'I'll be damned! We're Republicans!'She's the first female Hispanic elected governor in the United States and was a prominent part of the diversity on display during the Republican National Convention last week in Tampa. We think you'll be hearing more from her in coming months and years.
On Pensions, Republicans Are Right -- And InsaneThe Republicans argue that a law can be changed by the Democrats -- presumably after the November elections, when Democrats won't feel the pressure they do now to roll back pension problems (in order to help Brown's Prop 30 tax increase and to hurt the ...
Road Shows Get Rolling for Romney and ObamaCINCINNATI - Big crowds cheered both of the presidential candidates on Saturday as Mitt Romney began a cross-country campaign swing here testing his momentum coming out of the Republican convention, and President Obama started his own tour ...
Rejected voter ID law, maps ruled discriminatory not deterring Texas RepublicansSAN ANTONIO - On Election Day in Texas, the mere act of voting would have been fresh flexing of Republican power: Show a photo ID, then cast a ballot in a political district likely drawn to favor GOP candidates.