Republican Party

Republicans Hopefuls Speak At Iowa Faith And Freedom Coalition

Former HP CEO Carly Fiorina Announces Presidential Run

Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina announced her candidacy for president this morning.

05/04/2015

State Capitol

Democrats Pitted Against Each Other In Expensive California State Senate Race

The Democratic Party has a 15-point registration edge in the 7th Senate District in the east San Francisco Bay Area, and a Democrat is likely to win the seat in May.

03/15/2015

Hillary Clinton (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Poll: Democrats Back Hillary Clinton For President; GOP Undecided

California Democrats are solidifying their support for Hillary Rodham Clinton’s presumed presidential bid next year, while California Republicans have no clear front-runner, according to a poll released Thursday.

02/19/2015

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California GOP Blocks Democratic State Legislative Supermajorities In Both Houses

Republican Catharine Baker was declared the winner over Democrat Tim Sbranti in Assembly District 16 after an updated tally by Contra Costa and Alameda counties.

11/07/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 11:  House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) arrives for a news conference after telling the Republican caucus that he will resign his post at the U.S. Capitol June 11, 2014 in Washington, DC. Cantor announced that he will resign his leadership position in the House of Representatives on July 31 after losing a primary race to Tea Party-backed college professor David Brat.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Cantor To Step Down As House Majority Leader

House Republican Leader Eric Cantor says he is resigning his leadership post at the end of next month.

06/11/2014

RNC Chairman Reince Priebus tells California GOP the old primary system was a "disaster." (Getty Images)

RNC Chairman: Primary Changes Will Rebuild GOP

Reince Priebus tells California Republicans moving up the national convention will help GOP candidate in 2016.

03/15/2014

John Boehner

Opinion: GOP Too Extreme

More than a month after the election, things continue to get worse for the GOP brand. The lead Republican spokesperson during the fiscal cliff negotiations, House Speaker John Boehner, has a 34 percent approval rating. President Obama has a 54 percent approval rating.

12/20/2012

Groups supporting Walmart workers protest working conditions at the company in front of a Walmart Superstore on Nov. 23, 2012, in Secaucus, N.J. (credit: Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Michigan’s Brain Dead GOP

The curse of brain dead Republicans is not limited to Washington, DC. It turns out that GOP leaders in state capitols have also been unable to digest the results of November’s elections.

12/12/2012

Dick Armey

Opinion: Amazing ‘Stupid Things’

Former House Republican Leader Dick Armey criticized GOP candidates for saying “stupid things,” but here is one problem: The 2012 candidates were talking about Republican policy.

12/11/2012

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Opinion: Chris Christie Is In The Wrong Business

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is obviously in the wrong business. He is becoming more of a television celebrity by the minute and getting much better reviews as a television performer than as governor.

11/20/2012

Mitt Romney campaigns with Richard Mourdock (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Why Don’t Republicans Understand Rape?

Once again, a Republican politician has said something extreme about rape. Extreme and extremely stupid.

10/24/2012

Donald Trump (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

Opinion: Dumping Cold Water On Trump’s October Surprise

While Trump may have an “October surprise” that will destroy President Obama’s reelection campaign for the White House, I don’t think it’s going to be much more than seeing Trump get the headlines for part of the day, again.

10/24/2012

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