| Jan 24, 2015
| 3:37 PM
Sarah Palin is back in Iowa, hinting at a potential run for president.
Heard this before? You betcha.
Yes, it happened in the run-up to the 2012 election. And now, again, in the run-up to 2016.
Palin told thousands of Iowa political activists...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 1:43 PM
Debbie Wasserman Schultz said Friday that U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, a possible presidential candidate, too often chooses political expedience and doesn't fight for the middle class.
The Weston congresswoman and chairwoman of the Democratic National...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 5:20 AM
Republican voters aredividedwhen it comes to key foreign policy issues and the role of American power abroad. But listening to the party's potential 2016 presidentialcandidates at the weekend's Republican National Committee winter meeting in San Diego,...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 1:00 PM
I don't believe Texas Sen. Ted Cruz when he says tea party activists must help nominate a Republican from their own ranks for the 2016 race or risk losing a third consecutive presidential election ("Cruz says true conservative needed," Jan. 19).
| Dec 11, 2014
| 2:01 PM
Americans divide almost evenly over President Obama's move to shield millions of immigrants from deportation, but despite the controversy over his action, underlying views on immigration have barely budged, a new poll has found.
Obama's action gets...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 8:11 PM
Lacking the presidential bully pulpit but boasting the largest congressional majority in generations, top Republicans accused President Obama of loading his State of the Union address with partisan priorities instead of demonstrating the leadership...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Old Marley and moderate Republicans were dead to begin with. There is no doubt whatever about that.
The register of their burial was signed by the clergyman, the undertaker, the tea party and the chief mourner. This must be distinctly understood or...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 6:09 PM
There is something every man and woman holding appointive office in Texas shares, whether sitting on the Supreme Court or serving on the Texas State Board of Plumbing Examiners. Each and every one of them — thousands in all — was put there...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 3:59 AM
Gov. Bob McDonnell's independent advisory panel doesn't have an official say over where the state's political boundaries fall.
But during its final meeting Wednesday, members said the compact, partisan-free options they have laid out for redistricting...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 6:00 PM
At the center of the fall campaigns, from the presidential race on down, is whether to extend all or some of President George W. Bush's temporary tax cuts which are set to expire at the end of the year.
President Barack Obama wants the Bush-tax cuts to...
| Apr 25, 2011
| 6:37 AM
— The General Assembly convenes Monday still at loggerheads over how to redraw state legislative districts.
Republican Gov. Bob McDonnell on April 15 vetoed the first effort from state lawmakers, sending them back to the drawing board. Four days...