| Sep 25, 2013
| 12:13 PM
As a filibuster against Obamacare, it was a flop. But as the opening salvo in a presidential campaign, Sen. Ted Cruz’s 21-hour (more or less) talkathon Tuesday and Wednesday worked just fine.
And that, after all, was the point of Cruz’s...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 4:59 AM
MACKINAC ISLAND, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder — the understated, self-described "nerd" and former CEO — is making one thing clear as he prepares for a challenging re-election race next year: He intends to be part of the national...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 12:50 PM
MACKINAC ISLAND, Mich. (AP) — A clear divide over the health care law separates the emerging field of potential GOP candidates the 2016 presidential race, previewing the battles ahead as they try rebuild their party and seize the White House.
| Sep 10, 2013
| 2:38 PM
One of President Barack Obama's conceits is that he is a pragmatist who seeks policies that work rather than pursuing a partisan agenda. On school choice, he doesn't live up to the advertisement. His administration has been relentless in its ideological...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 12:35 PM
While many of his fellow Republicans continue seeking the Holy Grail of defunding Obamacare and another possible government shutdown over it, New Jersey's brash Gov. Chris Christie has made them an offer they would be wise not to refuse.
| Sep 2, 2013
| 4:11 PM
This is bizarre: President Barack Obama's and Eric Holder's Justice Department is suing Louisiana to force some kids to stay in their failing public schools.
More specifically, the department wants to stop the state from issuing vouchers to parents...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 4:30 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Republican activists are taking solace in success stories by governors and legislatures in GOP-leaning states as their party tries to regroup after the disappointments of a bruising presidential contest and a stalled agenda in...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 9:34 AM
UPDATED: The 50th anniversary of 1963's March on Washington will be a major topic on Sunday morning programs. The lineup:
CBS' "Face the Nation" talks to former Secretary of State Colin Powell and Rep. John Lewis, who spoke at the march, at 10:30 a.m....
| Aug 20, 2013
| 8:25 PM
Illinois is outsourcing part of its Medicaid program to a company that is under a federal grand jury investigation in Louisiana, was disqualified from bidding in Arkansas, was ushered out of Maine and has been the subject of complaints in Utah.
| Aug 23, 2013
| 3:50 PM
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| Aug 26, 2013
| 11:58 AM
Somehow, it seems appropriate that a freshman Republican congressman who raises reindeer to pull Santa’s sleigh in holiday parades is suggesting that impeaching President Obama would be “a dream come true.”
Yes, it would be.