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2 hrs ago | Patterico
As Congress weighs out the president's border funding request, Sen. Jeff Sessions reminded his colleagues of the cautionary tale that is Eric Cantor: "The results of recent primary elections show the American people are being roused to action, and once activated, their power will be felt - they will not be mocked," Session said on the Senate floor ... (more)
3 hrs ago | New York Magazine
I have spent years gently mocking Ross Douthat, who is actually one of my favorite opinion writers, for his fatal flaw of detecting signs of ideological moderation in a succession of Republican figures like Sarah Palin, Eric Cantor, Tim Pawlenty, and others.
7 hrs ago | The Wall Street Journal
Sen. Lamar Alexander 's polling shows him with a 30-percentage point lead over tea-party challenger Joe Carr in Tennessee's Republican Senate primary, according to a polling memo prepared for the two-term incumbent's campaign.
11 hrs ago | Daily Kos
The ongoing feud between the tea party and establishment factions within the GOP can be likened to spot fires which threaten to fuse into one unconfined, uncontrollable wild fire.
15 hrs ago | Real Clear Politics
SHE has adopted a daughter from Guatemala and was a speechwriter under President Reagan, who introduced an "amnesty" for three million illegal immigrants in the 1980s.
Recently, Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., suggested that the California-style top-two primary can save the country, or at least its political system.
Scene: A phone rings in the governor's office in Topeka. Not the official phone on the desk, but the cell phone in the governor's pocket .
Did the winner-take-all primary system cost House Majority Leader Rep. Eric Cantor his job? Lauren Galik in Reason : Another state, another botched execution carried out with secret new drugs.
Rep. Steve Scalise, R-Jefferson, speaks with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, June 19, 2014, after the House Republican Conference elected him to be the new House majority whip.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi wants Democrats to 'use this crisis' on the border to pass comprehensive immigration legislation - just as immigration hawks fear they'll do.
Senator Schumer's plan for open primaries, issued in the New York Times this week, reminds me of how I became a Republican.
So what would compel someone to launch a super PAC devoted to drafting a presidential candidate who was widely seen as torpedoing his potential bid with a single disastrous interview? "I'm a fan of Brian Schweitzer ," said Pat Perugino , who described himself as a 23-year-old Connecticut political consultant.
The National Action Network recently wrapped up our Legislative and Policy Conference in Washington, D.C. During the two-day conference, we discussed issues like jobs and the economy, technology, immigration reform, education, environmental issues, the My Brother's Keeper Initiative, and most importantly, voting rights.
Last April, members of Congress in both parties were "outraged" at disclosures that veterans waited for months to get an appointment at VA medical facilities.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 05:58 pm
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