McCain: If election were tomorrow, Clinton win

Sen. John McCain predicted if voters headed to the polls for the 2016 elections tomorrow, Hillary Clinton would be most likely be elected president -- though the former secretary of state wouldn't be his pick. Asked by CNN's Piers Morgan on Thursday about 2012 Republican presidential candidate and Minnesota congresswoman Michele Bachmann's recent assessment that America isn't ready for a female ...

Barry Loudermilk, House GOP Candidate, Wins Endorsement From Controversial Historian David Barton

WASHINGTON -- A Republican candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives from Georgia on Thursday picked up the endorsement of conservative historian David Barton, whose backing has been sought by the likes of Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) and former Georgia congressman Newt Gingrich.

A GOP running on empty | Matt Lewis

The Republican party cannot let Romney's 'rolling calamity' of a campaign hide the fact it faces a deep crisis of identity and ideas In case you haven't noticed, there's a big problem in the GOP. If the primaries didn't establish this (see Michele Bachmann, Herman Cain, et al), then Mitt Romney's so-called "rolling calamity" of a general election campaign certainly has. In the midst of an ...

Jeb Bush champions immigration reform, Canada at conservative conference

Jeb Bush, a former governor of Florida, stood out on Friday at the Faith and Freedom Coalition conference on the issue of immigration—and not just because he's fluent in Spanish and married a woman born in Mexico. Unlike the speaker who preceded him—tea party conservative Michele Bachmann—Bush offered full support for immigration reform. He was [...]

Michele Bachmann says withdrawal from Congress not due to investigations

Tea Party star announces decision not to run in 2014 as FBI and Office of Congressional Ethics probe staff behaviour Michele Bachmann, the outspoken Minnesota lawmaker who ran for the Republican party's presidential nomination last year, announced on Wednesday that she will not seek re-election for her seat in the US House of Representatives . The announcement, which Bachmann made on a video ...