Stories tagged: GOP
Thu., March 3, 2016, 11:51 a.m.
Republican Sen. Ted Cruz will bring his presidential campaign to Coeur d’Alene on Saturday with a rally scheduled from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Idaho hosts its GOP presidential primary Tuesday. …
Thu., March 3, 2016, 11:45 a.m.
Ben Carson’s departure from the GOP presidential race means the quartet of remaining Republicans on the debate stage Thursday night get more time for attacks as Donald Trump treads a …
Thu., March 3, 2016, 10:10 a.m.
Former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney said Thursday that the prospects for a safe future are “greatly diminished” if Donald Trump becomes the Republican nominee for president.
Thu., March 3, 2016, 9:45 a.m.
In a 2013 re-election campaign he would market as a model for how Republicans could win nationally, Gov. Chris Christie won support from Latino and black leaders in New Jersey.
Thu., March 3, 2016, 6:44 a.m.
The nasty personal tweets and sound bites of the 2016 Republican presidential campaign are reverberating in classrooms, running counter to the anti-bullying policies that have emerged in recent years amid …
Wed., March 2, 2016, 5:26 p.m.
Senate Republican campaigns are now thinking in practical terms about what a Donald Trump-led ticket would mean for their own down-ballot efforts, increasingly certain that they’ll be running alongside him …
Wed., March 2, 2016, 11:43 a.m.
Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson is effectively ending his campaign after a poor finish across the Super Tuesday primaries.
Wed., March 2, 2016, 10:42 a.m.
House Democrats suggested on Wednesday that a special House panel investigating Planned Parenthood could be complicit in future assaults or even murders of abortion providers at the Republican-led committee’s first …
Wed., March 2, 2016, 7:37 a.m.
On a night where Donald Trump leaped ahead of Republican rivals and won at least seven states, it was fitting that he dispensed with tradition and did not throw a …
Tue., March 1, 2016, 11:56 a.m.
What if a single story dominated Congress for an entire election year, and four out of every five members had no formal avenue for getting involved?
Fri., Feb. 26, 2016, 2:35 p.m.
President Barack Obama on Friday pushed back against relentless Republican criticism of his economic leadership, saying his policies are paying off in “big tangible ways” and anyone who doesn’t acknowledge …
Thu., Feb. 25, 2016, 1:33 p.m.
Neither Republican nor Democratic staffers who responded to CQ Roll Call’s Capitol Insiders Survey in February expect the Senate to confirm a replacement for Antonin Scalia on the Supreme Court …
Thu., Feb. 25, 2016, 1:20 p.m.
Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham, who unsuccessfully sought his party’s presidential nomination, on Thursday called Donald Trump a “nut job” who likely will win the GOP nod, but lose in November’s …
Thu., Feb. 25, 2016, 6:39 a.m.
MIDLOTHIAN, Va. – Sheila Covert is worried about Donald Trump. A loyal Republican voter from swing state Virginia, Covert calls the businessman “bombastic” and says there’s “just no substance” in …
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016, 2:02 p.m.
Concerted Republican opposition to considering President Barack Obama’s pick for the Supreme Court showed early signs of splintering on Wednesday as a handful of influential senators opened the door to …
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016, 10:52 a.m.
The Spokane County Republican Party will kick off the local presidential selection process Saturday with a non-binding caucus that will decide the delegates traveling to the state convention in May.
Tue., Feb. 16, 2016, 1:40 p.m.
Jeb Bush says that his mother, Barbara Bush, will campaign for him again in South Carolina with days to go until the state’s Republican primary.
Thu., Feb. 11, 2016, 4:37 p.m.
In “an open letter to the Latino community” published online, Carlos Santana, George Lopez, Zoe Saldana and other prominent Latino celebrities and activists say Donald Trump’s GOP rivals have not …
Thu., Feb. 11, 2016, 2:57 p.m.
The best hope of the Republican establishment just a week ago, Marco Rubio suddenly faces a path to his party’s presidential nomination that could require a brokered national convention.
Wed., Feb. 10, 2016, 2:15 p.m.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is expected to drop out of the 2016 race for the White House after finishing sixth in the New Hampshire primary.
Wed., Feb. 10, 2016, 1:04 p.m.
In one of the more elaborate and unexpected spoofs of Donald Trump, Johnny Depp has joined the ranks of the combed-over, starring in a mock documentary released the morning after …
Mon., Feb. 8, 2016, 9:56 a.m.
Encouraged by Marco Rubio’s stumbles, the Republicans’ second-tier candidates are seeing fresh hope for survival as they sprint to the finish line in New Hampshire. The Democrats’ Clinton-Sanders duel is …
Mon., Feb. 8, 2016, 9:34 a.m.
When the U.S. Supreme Court last summer gave same-sex couples the right to marry, Republican Rep. Raul Labrador of Idaho said Congress should move quickly to protect the religious liberty …
Fri., Feb. 5, 2016, 6:19 p.m.
Two legal scholars squared off in a public debate on Friday to settle whether Republican Ted Cruz is eligible to become president. Spoiler alert: They didn’t settle it.
Fri., Feb. 5, 2016, 1:50 p.m.
A top New Hampshire member of the Republican National Committee and the state’s GOP U.S. senator are blasting ABC News’s decision not to include Carly Fiorina in Saturday’s debate in …
Fri., Feb. 5, 2016, 7:51 a.m.
With the New Hampshire primary poised to cut down the Republican field, candidates are sharpening their knives in a desperate bid for survival that on Thursday resembled a group attack …
Wed., Feb. 3, 2016, 5:51 p.m.
Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum, who won Iowa’s 2012 caucuses, ended his presidential campaign Wednesday and endorsed Marco Rubio for president.
Wed., Feb. 3, 2016, 1:47 p.m.
House Speaker Paul Ryan called on Republicans Wednesday to unify and stop fighting each other as he tried steering his fractious party into an election year devoid of the collisions …
Wed., Feb. 3, 2016, 11:28 a.m.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is accusing rival Ted Cruz of stealing the Iowa caucuses and is demanding a do-over.
Fri., Jan. 29, 2016, 12:19 p.m.
The seventh Republican presidential debate – and the first one without Donald Trump – has reached 12.5 million viewers.