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New book: Mitt Romney had second thoughts about 2012 run for president

Mitt Romney had second thoughts about making another run for president in the spring of 2011 because of what he believed would be drawbacks for GOP voters, including... Read more »

Aug. 10, 2013


Tricky obstacles ahead to averting shutdown in Sept., but D.C. may be on track

Despite pressure from some liberal Democrats for a September showdown in hopes of ending huge automatic, government-shrinking spending cuts, Washington appears on... Read more »

July 26, 2013

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IRS collection of health tax reinforces personal responsibility

For a law whose admirable goal is to ensure better health care at lower cost for all Americans, the Affordable Care Act has come under remarkably varied and persistent... Read more »

July 21, 2013


Texas Gov. Perry won't seek re-election in 2014

Rick Perry, the longest-serving governor in Texas history who famously muttered "oops" after forgetting during a 2011 presidential debate the third of three federal... Read more »

July 8, 2013


Political passions take summer break

Four years after the summer of rage that fueled the tea party movement, the political circuit is much quieter — even in Republican bastions like this. Read more »

May 31, 2013


Game on: Early GOP auditions for 2016 election

Only months after President Barack Obama's re-election, an annual gathering of conservatives served as an audition for Republicans looking to court conservative... Read more »

March 16, 2013

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