RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Republican Party

Republican Party
A collection of news and information related to Republican Party published by Tribune Company sources. (Photo GETTY IMAGES)
A collection of news and information related to Republican Party published by Tribune Company sources. (Photo GETTY IMAGES) « Show less

Top Republican Party Articles

Displaying items 111-121
  • Obama remarks caught by open mic

    Obama remarks caught by open mic
    President Obama gave supporters in Chicago a glimpse of insider Washington during a fundraiser Thursday night, casually critiquing House Republicans, government workers and even the White House telephones. While the words themselves weren’t that...
  • Mitt bails out: Romney won't contest Iowa straw poll

    Mitt bails out: Romney won't contest Iowa straw poll
    Mitt Romney will not participate in the Iowa straw poll this summer, a possible sign that he will not make a full-fledged effort to win that state's leadoff nominating contests in 2012. In a statement issued Thursday evening, Romney's campaign said it...
  • Conservative Group Files A Lawsuit Asserting State Budget Is Unconstitutional

    A conservative group and several Republican lawmakers is filing a legal challenge to the newly adopted state budget, alleging that its assumption of $2 billion of yet-to-be-determined savings violates the Connecticut constitution. "In 1992 the people...
  • Obama in Chicago tonight for 50th birthday campaign fundraising events

    Obama in Chicago tonight for 50th birthday campaign fundraising events
    President Barack Obama is back in town tonight, doing some birthday fundraising for his 2012 re-election bid at a North Side concert hall. The president turns 50 on Thursday, and he's spending the last night of his 40s at the Aragon, where OK Go,...
  • State of the Union: Obama's ambitions, lack of tools to achieve them

    State of the Union: Obama's ambitions, lack of tools to achieve them
    WASHINGTON — President Obama’s sixth speech on the state of the union will spotlight many issues, but more than anything may illuminate the vast gap between his policy ambitions and the tools he has to achieve them. The president made the...
  • House passes Republicans' 2012 spending plan

    House passes Republicans' 2012 spending plan
    The House passed the Republicans' 2012 budget Friday on a party-line vote, launching GOP lawmakers into an emerging debate with President Obama that vividly defines the parties and will help to shape the size and role of the federal government for years...
  • Obama plans executive actions to boost equal pay for women

    WASHINGTON — President Obama plans two new executive actions this week to promote equal pay for women — and to promote equal pay as a critical issue for Democrats this election year. One action, an executive order, will prohibit federal...
  • Key senators agree on plan to replace Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

    WASHINGTON — Congressional efforts to shut down bailed-out Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac took a significant step forward with bipartisan agreement from key senators on a plan to overhaul the housing finance system. The proposal released Tuesday would...
  • Tea Party gets another chance in Mississippi primary

    Tea Party gets another chance in Mississippi primary
    Senator Thad Cochran of Mississippi will be fighting for political survival on Tuesday in a Republican primary contest that represents the conservative Tea Party's best chance to knock off a sitting senator this year. The showdown between Cochran,...
  • Rahm Emanuel makes debut as Obama surrogate in Iowa

    Rahm Emanuel makes debut as Obama surrogate in Iowa
    Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel will argue that President Obama has governed based on his principles, not politics, as he steps onto his highest-profile stage as a surrogate for his former boss. Emanuel will speak to Iowa Democrats at the annual Jefferson...
  • Obama Warns Of Worse Crisis If No Debt Ceiling Rise

    Obama Warns Of Worse Crisis If No Debt Ceiling Rise
    President Barack Obama warned Congress that failing to raise the U.S. debt limit could lead to a worse financial crisis and economic recession than 2008-09 if investors began doubting U.S. credit-worthiness. In remarks recorded last week and broadcast by...