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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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  • Pa. races' GOP tilt could be sign for U.S. House

    Pa. races' GOP tilt could be sign for U.S. House
    WASHINGTON — If Democrats ever hope to take control of the U.S. House of Representatives, they will need to win moderate, slightly right-of-center districts like those surrounding Philadelphia. But races in those suburbs are tilting toward...
  • Paul Waldman: On Islamic State plan, voters aren't divided on party lines

    Paul Waldman: On Islamic State plan, voters aren't divided on party lines
    Last week, President Obama laid out his plan for attacking the Islamic State, and the immediate response from Republicans was almost uniformly negative. That wasn't surprising, given that one of the opposition's duties is to say that the president is...
  • U.S. Congress could link inversion plan, tax breaks: lawmaker

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate's top Democratic tax-writer said on Tuesday he is considering linking legislation to curb foreign corporate buyout deals known as inversions with separate efforts to renew expired tax breaks that businesses want...
  • U.S. Ex-Im Bank extension seen likely though mid-2015: lawmakers

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Export-Import Bank is likely to have its charter renewed through mid-2015 this week, even though lawmakers in both parties said on Tuesday they see the extension as a second-best solution. Most Republicans said they...
  • McAuliffe backs Rust's health care bill, Howell says special session's work is serious

    Now that Gov. Terry McAuliffe and Speaker Bill Howell's GOP House leadership have joined hands across the partisan divide to agree on budget amendments, governor is dropping hints that it'd be nice to do the same in this week's special session on Medicaid...
  • Wasserman Schultz regrets words but not message about Wisconsin governor

    Wasserman Schultz regrets words but not message about Wisconsin governor
    U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston, chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, gave the Republicans a rhetorical gift – her own words – during a party appearance two weeks ago in Wisconsin. This week, in an interview with Sun...
  • The Republican Brand's recovery tour � sort of

    There was a time, a little less than a year ago, when Democrats salivated at the thought of running against the GOP brand and demonizing Republican candidates by attacking them and their party for "shutting down the government." But the Republican...
  • Mayo: Time to stop write-in election hijinks

    If you just landed from Mars and tried to figure out Florida's confusing election rules, your head (and antennae) would probably explode. Municipal and school board races are non-partisan, while county commissioners and Broward officers like sheriff and...
  • Strategy for some Democrats ahead of midterm: Target President Obama

    Usually it's Republicans who are assailing President Obama. But some Democrats vying for U.S. Senate in states that traditionally vote Republican have followed suit, making Obama the subject of negative advertising less than two months before election...
  • Poll: Illinois voters back referendum issues

    Poll: Illinois voters back referendum issues
    Illinois voters strongly support the idea of increasing the minimum wage and raising the state income tax on millionaires — positions that could help Democrats drive turnout in November, a Chicago Tribune poll shows. The survey also found that...
  • Complain as they do, rural Republicans control House [Commentary]

    Complain as they do, rural Republicans control House [Commentary]
    Folks in the hinterlands who complain that they want their country back should stop whining. They have a lock on the House of Representatives and a good shot at owning the Senate, too. Meanwhile, the majority of Americans who live in cities and suburbs...