| Apr 23, 2015
| 3:03 PM
Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz, among the most outspoken opponents of Loretta Lynch becoming attorney general, made one last stand Thursday against her nomination in a morning floor speech.
And then he did something none of the 99 other senators were...
| Apr 23, 2015
| 3:17 PM
Loretta Lynch won confirmation as the nation's first black female attorney general Thursday from a Senate that forced her to wait more than five months for the title and remained divided to the end.
The 56-43 vote installs Lynch, now U.S. attorney for...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 3:00 AM
Republicans should be in better shape than ever before to make an appeal to Latino voters. Two of their announced candidates for president, Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz, are sons of Latino immigrant parents, and another soon-to-be-announced candidate, Jeb...
| Apr 20, 2015
| 8:17 AM
You must admit, it is amusing. One of the biggest complaints we've heard from Republicans about Barack Obama is: Boy, were we wrong to elect a first-term senator as president. We'll never make that mistake again!
Now look at Ted Cruz, Rand...
| Apr 18, 2015
| 5:44 PM
More than a dozen Republicans eyeing the White House gathered here to make their case to hundreds of party activists, drawing out areas of disagreement in the expansive field that will likely emerge as contentious fault lines in the 2016 nominating...
| Apr 11, 2015
| 5:00 AM
As the number of declared candidates in the presidential campaign grows, two competing theories have emerged among Republicans as to how one of their candidates can win the GOP nomination and, ultimately, the White House.
One is to make the conservative...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 2:59 PM
Ambitious candidates are crowding the approach to the presidential campaign runway. Hillary Clinton has rented two floors of a Brooklyn office building. Sen. Rand Paul (R-Kentucky) made a formal announcement Tuesday, two weeks after his Texas colleague,...
| Apr 14, 2015
Where are the birthers when we really need them?
When Barack Hussein Obama first sought the office of president they declared him ineligible for that office because they believed the myth that he was born in Kenya, or in Indonesia, or possibly on a moon...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 8:23 PM
"Stand With Rand." That's Sen. Rand Paul's main slogan as he launches his campaign for the White House. He's holding a "Stand With Rand" rally in his home state of Kentucky on Tuesday and is holding another "Stand With Rand" rally in New Hampshire, the...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 10:07 AM
UPDATED: Secretary of State John Kerry, Sen. Ted Cruz, Dr. Anthony Fauci and Dan Rather will be some of the biggest names on Sunday morning interview shows.
But author Eddie Huang will be there, too. His "Fresh Off the Boat," a memoir about growing up...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 6:01 AM
Comedian Bill Maher bemoans political correctness but sees a bounty of jokes inspired by politicians.
Will Democrat Hillary Clinton run for president?
“I have no doubt — unless she’s been faking it for 67 years,” says Maher,...