Republican National Committee Republican National Committee en-us Copyright 2015, Deseret News Publishing Company Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:00:01 MST Fri, 30 Jan 2015 12:18:22 MST Newspapers Condoleezza Rice taking over Jeb Bush's education foundation Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush on Thursday tapped former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice to serve as chairman of his... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 17:06:22 MST Romney says climate change presents a big challenge to US Mitt Romney says one of the biggest challenges facing the country is climate change and that global solutions are needed to... Wed, 21 Jan 2015 00:00:00 MST Drew Clark: What Mitt Romney must do differently to win in 2016 Romney has not yet articulated a vision of what America must do to prosper. Skillful managers rarely win presidential... Sun, 18 Jan 2015 00:00:00 MST Romney, Clinton offers signs '16 will be about economy Not yet in the presidential race, Hillary Rodham Clinton and Mitt Romney already are previewing the focus of the 2016... Sat, 17 Jan 2015 13:39:14 MST Romney hints at 3rd campaign in speech to national GOP group Mitt Romney told Republicans Friday he is weighing a third bid for president, one in which he would show more compassion... Fri, 16 Jan 2015 22:10:00 MST Focused on winning in 2016, GOP sets plan for primary debates As the leading GOP prospects for the White House ramp up their national outreach, Republicans unveiled plans Friday for a... Fri, 16 Jan 2015 14:11:43 MST Some in GOP fear perceptions of Romney could linger into 2016 Even among Mitt Romney's longtime supporters, one fear about his potential return to presidential politics stands out: the... Fri, 16 Jan 2015 00:42:46 MST Republicans set 2016 presidential convention for mid-July The Republican National Committee has finalized the dates for its next presidential nominating convention. Thu, 15 Jan 2015 07:10:48 MST Huckabee slams Obama for letting daughters listen to Beyonce Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee has accused President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, of double standards in... Tue, 13 Jan 2015 16:01:51 MST Mitt Romney sparks new 2016 competition among GOP establishment A shake-out among fiery conservatives with White House ambitions was always a sure thing. Now it appears the competition... Tue, 13 Jan 2015 15:30:26 MST Paul Ryan says he is not running for president in 2016 Republican Rep. Paul Ryan announced Monday that he will not run for president in 2016, instead focusing on building his... Mon, 12 Jan 2015 16:27:14 MST Political circus: Iowa Republicans appear to keep straw poll Targeted as a costly sideshow that ought to be retired, Iowa's Republican straw poll appears set to survive for another go as... Fri, 09 Jan 2015 15:24:08 MST A bigger tent? GOP faces minority challenge The faces of the Republican Party's most ambitious members are changing. Sun, 28 Dec 2014 13:46:46 MST Late at night, Christie doing 2016 foreign policy homework It's after 9 p.m. on a Sunday night in late November and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is deep into a conference call,... Mon, 22 Dec 2014 19:41:10 MST End game: No immigration deal, just divisions A Congress that began with bright hopes for immigration legislation is ending in bitter divisions on the issue even as some... Tue, 16 Dec 2014 16:00:12 MST A way for GOP to defuse immigration issue? Republicans in search of a way to oppose President Barack Obama's moves on immigration without alienating the nation's... Sun, 23 Nov 2014 09:09:50 MST Southern states look to regional 2016 primary On the gridiron, it takes a team to win, and some elected officials around the South are looking to band together rather than... Sat, 22 Nov 2014 12:09:05 MST Hillary Clinton backs Obama immigration move Hillary Rodham Clinton voiced support Friday for President Barack Obama's use of executive actions to protect about 5 million... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 21:40:22 MST Mia Love included in a new ad encouraging women to vote Republican A new advertisement paid for by the Republican National Committee that aims to brand the Republican Party as the best choice... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:30:00 MDT Why the White House dumped emojis after 3 days The Obama marketing machine faltered a bit last week with its attempts to get young people interested in midterm election... Tue, 14 Oct 2014 06:00:00 MDT Colorado school board vote doesn't appease critics Students, parents and teachers in suburban Denver vow to continue demonstrating against a school board's new conservative... Fri, 03 Oct 2014 20:51:46 MDT Sen. Mike Lee says conservatives need to lead new war on poverty Sen. Mike Lee told a Sutherland Institute audience Wednesday that Americans are ready to launch a new war on poverty, "if... Wed, 01 Oct 2014 21:45:00 MDT Republicans rallying behind religious liberty Fighting to improve their brand, leading Republicans rallied behind religious liberty at a Friday gathering of evangelical... Fri, 26 Sep 2014 17:40:59 MDT Politics and money: Highlights from August filings The political parties, their campaign committees and some of their super PACs faced a Saturday deadline to disclose how much... Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21:01:14 MDT Republican National Committee bests Democratic National Committee in August fundraising The Republican National Committee again outraised its Democratic rival last month and is sitting on a $3 million lead,... Sat, 20 Sep 2014 10:48:26 MDT Democratic National Committee raises $7M in August, still owes vendors almost $2M The Democratic National Committee raised $7.4 million last month but still owes vendors almost $2 million, according to... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:50:35 MDT Obama, Clinton urge women to back Democrats President Barack Obama says voters will see two different visions for America's future in the fall midterms elections,... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:59:44 MDT Democratic senator reimburses government $33,727 for flights Democratic Louisiana Sen. Mary Landrieu said Friday that her campaign has reimbursed the federal government $33,727 for... Fri, 12 Sep 2014 19:36:50 MDT Child migrant surge shifts politics of immigration ge of Central American children crossing the U.S. southern border has shifted the politics of immigration, weakening one of... Fri, 18 Jul 2014 12:44:10 MDT Republican governors' words shift on gay marriage Deep in the nation's Bible Belt, new signs emerged this weekend of an evolution among Republican governors on gay marriage,... Sat, 12 Jul 2014 15:15:30 MDT Rep. Chaffetz keeps Romney for President talk alive Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, said he believes Mitt Romney will run for president again in 2016 and win. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 10:35:00 MDT Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul defends 'unborn' in courting evangelicals Describing a nation "in a full-blown spiritual crisis," Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul on Friday vowed to fight against abortion for... Fri, 20 Jun 2014 11:35:43 MDT Republicans: Obama must defend Christian values Leading Republicans on Thursday insisted that America's leaders must do more to defend Christian values at home and abroad,... Thu, 19 Jun 2014 14:41:52 MDT GOP strength in 2014 could be problem in 2016 Republican strength in this year's House and Senate races could, strangely enough, hurt the party's presidential chances by... Sun, 15 Jun 2014 11:22:08 MDT News Guide: Primary elections Tuesday in 6 states Voters head to the polls Tuesday in primary elections in five states, plus a runoff in Arkansas. Here are some highlights. Tue, 10 Jun 2014 13:40:37 MDT Hillary Clinton says she understands 'hard life' Hillary Rodham Clinton said Tuesday that she and former President Bill Clinton "fully appreciate how hard life is for so many... Tue, 10 Jun 2014 13:30:15 MDT Salt Lake City won't bid for 2016 Democratic National Convention Utah's capital city won't be competing to host the Democratic National Convention in 2016, despite an invitation to bid to be... Mon, 09 Jun 2014 15:45:33 MDT Doctors lean more left, political donations show Once strongly aligned with the GOP, American physicians are leaning more left, an analysis of campaign contributions over two... Mon, 02 Jun 2014 15:33:46 MDT Report: Clinton defends response to Benghazi in new book Hillary Rodham Clinton defended her handling of the deadly 2012 terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya, writing in her new book... Fri, 30 May 2014 09:12:28 MDT Education a new defining issue for 2016 GOP class Raising U.S. educational expectations through national goals was a priority for Republican President George W. Bush. But many... Mon, 28 Apr 2014 13:43:16 MDT Sen. Ted Cruz: Stand up for your liberties Texas Sen. Ted Cruz told a cheering crowd of fellow Republicans Friday that the country can be turned around if they stand up... Fri, 25 Apr 2014 22:25:00 MDT Rand Paul seeks new allies among Romney 2012 team Fighting to move beyond his father's shadow, Sen. Rand Paul is crafting new alliances with the Republican Party establishment... Fri, 25 Apr 2014 13:03:49 MDT Western GOP leaders told divisiveness on race, gender 'unacceptable' New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez kicked off the Western Republican Leadership Conference Thursday by advising GOP leaders from... Thu, 24 Apr 2014 19:59:28 MDT Boogeymen and shady deals define spin in Democratic, Republican fight for Senate The fight for the Senate majority boils down to boogeyman billionaires against the shifty septuagenarian — if party... Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:31:47 MDT GOP campaign committee has $31M to hold House The House Republican campaign committee raised almost $10 million in March and has $31.2 million banked to defend the party's... Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:27:50 MDT Donors return to American Crossroads super PAC, give $5 million in March After a stretch of anemic fundraising, the Karl Rove-backed American Crossroads super PAC raised more cash in March than it... Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:16:02 MDT