— Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul is hiring a top Michigan Republican political strategist to help steer his national political action committee — the precursor of a likely 2016 presidential campaign.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie told Republican leaders in Colorado on July 25 that they need to recast how they promote their views on social issues without altering their positions.
Senator Rand Paul, a Republican from Kentucky, have long pressed for Federal Reserve audits to open monetary policy-making to congressional scrutiny, a move that Democrats say would jeopardize the central bank’s independence.
Heading into the 2014 election, the GOP is casting its slate of governors as turnaround artists, saying they've led their states out of recession by embracing lower taxes, putting people back to work and ensuring businesses are helped — not hampered — by their policies. Republicans, who face the daunting ...
Tom Foley, Republican candidate for Governor of Connecticut. Photo: File Photo Republican gubernatorial candidate John McKinney in Connecticut. Photo: Autumn Driscoll | Buy this photo
The way benefits administered counterproductive, says House representative
Incumbent Becky Nioce says she has proved in a little more than a year as Shawnee County's register of deeds that she is trustworthy and dependable, and has the experience to run the office well.
An unlikely group helped Sen. Thad Cochran capture the Republican nomination in a hotly contested primary runoff, but the strategy that propelled him to victory is unlikely to make it into the GOP playbook.
"He's the only Republican I think who has articulated a message that is potentially appealing to younger Americans"
By David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican U.S. Representative Paul Ryan proposed a plan to help poor Americans on Thursday that would allow charities, community groups and even for-profit firms to compete with the government for federal money to fight poverty. The plan from Ryan, a potential Republican presidential contender in 2016, would allow states to replace 11 programs ranging from ...