| Oct 28, 2011
A tea party group has a surprising and harsh urging for long-time tea party favorite Michele Bachmann: Quit the presidential race.
"It's time for Michelle [sic] Bachmann to go," reads the first line of a statement from American Majority President Ned...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 12:28 PM
Iowa's Republican governor sent a warning to Mitt Romney on Wednesday: Don't write off the Hawkeye State.
Terry Branstad, a former four-term governor who returned to office this year, said at a forum hosted by Politico that the GOP front-runner is...
| Aug 19, 2011
A moment ago, I Googled "Ron Paul ignored by media" and came up with 9,222 links. That's a lot of stories about someone being ignored. Here's what happened.
In last weekend's Iowa Straw Poll of GOP presidential candidates, the Texas congressman had an...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 7:25 AM
An early look at Gov. Rick Perry's presidential announcement speech reveals that the governor may have found a familiar campaign message: change.
In this morning's Politico Playbook, Mike Allen has a quote from a late draft of the governor's speech,...
| Aug 13, 2011
| 3:44 PM
Michele Bachmann captured the famed Iowa Straw Poll in Ames Saturday, reaching a high-profile benchmark in her meteoric rise to a top-tier presidential candidate.
Bachmann made history, as well, becoming the first woman to win the event. She received 4,...
| Aug 14, 2011
| 4:39 PM
Yesterday was a big day in the political world. It was the 2011 Iowa Straw Poll.
“With 16,892 Iowans voting, the winner of the 2011 Iowa Straw Poll is Congresswoman Michele Bachmann. Thank you, everyone and have a good night”, said Matt...