File this one under unintended consequences. Angelina Jolie, by announcing her preventative double masectomy, will likely have significant influence well beyond women?s health. By modeling how to think with data when data do not tell us what we would otherwise want them to say, she displayed a level of decision-making courage that business and political leaders should strive to emulate. For ...
A former key staffer for the Iowa Senate Republican Caucus says she was fired on Friday, just hours after providing documentation of sexual harassment by male legislators and caucus staff members and asking for changes.
NORRISTOWN — The Montgomery County Republican Committee (MCRC) filed suit Tuesday afternoon against two county commissioners on the basis they “illegally” appointed an interim director of voter services, who happens to be a Democrat.
Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz was born in Canada but is qualified to become president should he mount a campaign in 2016 or beyond. Cruz was born in Calgary, and his father is from Cuba. But the Republican senator’s mother is from the first state of Delaware, which appears to settle the issue.
RICHMOND ¿ Chesapeake-based minister E.W. Jackson won the Republican nomination for lieutenant governor and state Sen. Mark Obenshain won the nomination for attorney general at the state party convention Saturday.
Two years after lawmakers unsuccessfully tried to enlarge the state budget by creating a privately run bail bonds system in Wisconsin, the controversial idea could be returning.
Republicans lawmakers say the scandal over Internal Revenue Service scrutiny of conservative groups raises new doubts about President Obama’s health-insurance reform law.
By Gary Robertson RICHMOND, Virginia (Reuters) - Virginia Republicans on Saturday formally nominated Ken Cuccinelli for governor in the nation's marquee 2013 political race, and the conservative attorney general wasted no time reminding voters of the scandals facing President Barack Obama. "I am not a true conservative because I have not been investigated by the IRS," joked Cuccinelli, referring ...
Now playing in a political theater near you: The IRS scandal meets Obamacare.
Virginias activist conservative attorney general has won the Republican Partys gubernatorial nomination by acclamation.