| Dec 26, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Will Michael Steele survive as chairman of the Republican National Committee?...
| Jan 3, 2011
| 9:32 PM
Posted by Rick Pearson at 7:10 p.m. The Illinois Republican Party is hoping to use the upcoming centennial anniversary of President Ronald Reaganâs birth and a developing 2012 race for the White House to generate campaign cash at an event......
| Dec 1, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is in Washington this week to host the annual Excellence in Action National Summit on Education Reform. It's as good a reason as any to again talk about whether he could, or should,Â run for president in 2012. Jeb's smart,...
| Feb 27, 2011
| 2:30 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Their ranks swollen after the last election, Republican governors from Florida to Alaska are undermining President Barack Obama's agenda at every turn ahead of the Democrat's 2012 re-election campaign.
Some are rejecting...
| Feb 27, 2011
| 1:30 AM
WASHINGTON - Their states on the brink of financial catastrophe, governors pleaded Saturday for the divided federal government to avoid doing anything that would hamper the tenuous economic recovery back home.
Their message to Washington: prevent a...
| Feb 23, 2011
| 1:10 PM
A planned kidney transplant that won two Mississippi sisters their freedom from prison can't take place until one quits smoking and they lose a combined 160 pounds.
Jamie and Gladys Scott had served 16 years of their life sentences for a robbery when...
| Feb 25, 2011
| 4:37 AM
PENSACOLA, Fla -- A proposed kidney transplant that got two sisters released from jail has been put on hold.
Mississippi Governor Haley Barbour suspended Gladys and Jamie Scott's prison sentences last year, but on one condition: One sister must donate...
| Feb 20, 2011
| 1:31 AM
Nathan Bedford Forrest was a cotton planter and a trader in horses, cattle and black people. At the outbreak of the Civil War, Forrest, whose business dealings had made him wealthy, raised a cavalry unit to fight for the Confederacy. He is remembered as...
| Feb 1, 2011
| 3:16 PM
While the presidential campaign hasn't officially started, Mitt Romney leads the pack in pre-campaign fundraising by a handful of potential Republican presidential contenders, according to records filed with the Federal Election Commission.
| Jan 30, 2011
| 10:00 PM
Louisiana could have a presidential candidate in the 2012 race, and it's not Governor Bobby Jindal. Former U.S. Representative and Louisiana Governor Buddy Roemer may be throwing his hat into the ring.
Roemer says that he will decide by the end of the...
| Jan 7, 2011
| 2:33 PM
PEARL, Miss. -- Sisters Jamie and Gladys Scott left prison on Friday for the first time in 16 years, yelling, "We're free!" and "God bless y'all!" as they pulled away in a silver SUV.
That freedom, though, comes with an unusual condition: Gladys has...