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A collection of news and information related to Republican Party published by Tribune Company sources. (Photo GETTY IMAGES)
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  • Sen. Ted Cruz seeks role of 'disruptive app'; some colleagues would hit delete

    Sen. Ted Cruz seeks role of 'disruptive app'; some colleagues would hit delete
    On a gray wintry day outside the Capitol, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) stood on the grassy East Lawn and denounced President Obama’s plan to temporarily defer deportation for millions of immigrants in the country illegally. Gathered to hear the senator...
  • Obama finds his veto pen

    WASHINGTON -- With the Republicans now in control of both houses of Congress, President Obama has finally invoked his weapon of last resort against being run over by them, by vetoing the Keystone XL pipeline bill. After more than six years in office...
  • GOP's Jeb Bush working to reassert conservative credentials

    As Florida's governor, Jeb Bush was among the nation's most conservative state chief executives. He's quietly embarking on work to convince the right flank of the Republican Party that he would be that same kind of conservative in the White House....
  • Walker's comments on his foreign policy credentials draw Democratic criticism

    NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. An animated Scott Walker told a huge gathering of conservative activists here that his battle with protesters in Wisconsin shows he has the mettle to take on ISIS as commander-in-chief. "I want a commander-in-chief who will do...
  • Former US Rep. Todd Akin: I'm not running in 2016

    Former U.S. Rep. Todd Akin is putting an end to the rumors: He will not make another run for the U.S. Senate in 2016. Akin's 2012 Senate bid was undermined when he remarked in a TV interview that women's bodies have ways of avoiding pregnancy from what...
  • Polls show emerging strength of Scott Walker with GOP's conservative base

    MILWAUKEE As the early presidential primary polls pile up, some patterns are emerging for Scott Walker. One, he's consistently placing in the top tier of GOP candidates in most states. Two, he is doing much better with conservative GOP voters than...
  • Big test for Senate's McConnell as Homeland Security funding set to lapse

    WASHINGTON Mitch McConnell of Kentucky will have his first big test as U.S. Senate majority leader next week as funding for the Department of Homeland Security is set to lapse Feb. 27, triggering a shutdown of some of the agency's operations unless...
  • Rubio facing pressure to run for Senate re-election

    Determined to protect their new Senate majority, Republican officials are lobbying Florida Sen. Marco Rubio heavily to seek re-election to Congress next year even though he says he'll forgo that campaign if he makes an expected bid for the White House....
  • Chris Christie set to meet with top Virginia donors

    Potential presidential candidate New Jersey Republican Gov. Chris Christie is set to mingle with some of Virginia's biggest GOP donors with some help from former U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor. An invitation obtained by The Associated Press shows...
  • Can a Southern military hawk who likes Democrats win GOP nomination?

    WASHINGTON Is America ready for Lindsey Graham? Months after announcing that he will test the waters for a 2016 presidential run, Sen. Graham, R-S.C., is finally wading into Iowa and New Hampshire to gauge the viability of a campaign and interest among...
  • Obama faces left-right opposition on trade, military force

    Reps. Barbara Lee and John Fleming are highly dubious at best about President Barack Obama's requests for enhanced powers to make trade deals and to deploy the U.S. military. And that's like oil and water mixing easily. Ideological chasms usually...