| Jun 6, 2013
| 1:57 PM
A new report on the senior population found a majority of elderly women, blacks and Latinos are precariously close to poverty, according to the nonpartisan Economic Policy Institute report released Thursday.
The report comes as lawmakers are considering...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 12:25 PM
PARK CITY, Utah –One of the intents of Mitt Romney’s Park City, Utah, confab for his major presidential donors was to give them an up-close-and-personal look at the potential candidates to be the Republican party’s next presidential...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 9:22 PM
PARK CITY, Utah — After women, young voters and Latinos fled from the Republican Party in droves in 2012, some GOP leaders thought they had a chance to turn things around.
They embarked on a "listening tour" and put out a report acknowledging that...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 4:36 PM
Politicians rarely miss a chance to raise money around something they're doing. So it's no surprise that U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio is trying to leverage his upcoming appearance at CPAC — Washington's annual big-deal conservative gathering whose speakers...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 4:32 PM
From Why Paul Ryan's star has dimmed by Howard Kurtz, Daily Beast: The House Budget Committee chairman has made no one happy with his latest fiscal blueprint.... For one thing, the Ryan budget pockets the Obama Medicare savings and the......
| Feb 15, 2013
| 4:41 PM
White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough will be a guest Sunday on ABC's “This Week,” CBS' “Face the Nation” and NBC's “Meet the Press.” The rest of the guest list this Sunday morning: Karl Rove and Bob Woodward...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 4:44 PM
Former Gov. Jeb Bush will be everywhere Sunday morning. He is on five programs: “Meet the Press,” “State of the Union,” “Fox News Sunday,” “Face the Nation” and “This Week.” The Florida...
| Jan 1, 2013
Back in 2011, at the dawn of a long presidential campaign, I established a fine baseline for my credentials as a political prognosticator: I told readers that Mitt Romney's strongest challengers for the Republican nomination would be Texas Gov. Rick Perry...
| Apr 23, 2013
"If history were to repeat itself," warned President Franklin D. Roosevelt in his 1944 State of the Union address, "and we were to return to the so-called normalcy of the 1920s, then it is certain that even though we shall have conquered our enemies on...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Former Gov. Jeb Bush has added his name to the group of conservatives who'll speak at CPAC 2013 – a three-day Washington gathering that offers prime exposure to party theoreticians and also presidential candidates. Al Cardenas — a Bush mentor,...
| Jan 27, 2013
A well-organized retreat is said to be one of the most difficult military maneuvers: You're under enemy fire, your troops are likely to be demoralized, and you've got to avoid a rout.
That why House Republicans' orderly withdrawal last week from an...
| Jan 22, 2013
On the eve of Inauguration Day, White House political strategist David Plouffe promised that President Obama's inaugural address would include a call for bipartisan cooperation.
"He is going to say that our political system does not require us to...