Republican National Committee Republican National Committee en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:01 MDT Tue, 15 Apr 2014 22:19:29 MDT Newspapers A look at the health overhaul proposals Health insurance companies canceled health policies for millions of Americans under President Barack Obama's overhaul law,... Fri, 15 Nov 2013 09:20:16 MST Speaker John Boehner: No formal talks on immigration bill Speaker John Boehner said Wednesday that the House will not hold formal, compromise talks on the Senate-passed comprehensive... Wed, 13 Nov 2013 14:24:40 MST Michael Gerson: The GOP's new reality Following the recent tea-party Tet Offensive -- tactically disastrous but symbolically important -- the Republican... Wed, 06 Nov 2013 00:00:00 MST Rallying for Virginia Democrat, Obama tears into tea party President Barack Obama cast Republican Ken Cuccinelli on Sunday as part of an extreme tea party Republican faction that shut... Sun, 03 Nov 2013 15:47:09 MST Obama heads to Virginia to campaign for Terry McAuliffe President Barack Obama is lending his political heft to Terry McAuliffe's campaign for Virginia governor while Republican Ken... Sun, 03 Nov 2013 09:43:10 MST Obama administration asks people who have successfully purchased insurance to be faces of website It didn't take long for the friendly-looking young woman whose face was splashed across to spiral from smiling... Fri, 01 Nov 2013 13:27:22 MDT Michael Gerson: GOP should stop being so negative The American political class is facing a perfect storm of public contempt. Fri, 25 Oct 2013 00:00:00 MDT failures surface at Hill hearing The leading contractors on the Obama administration's troubled health insurance website told Congress Thursday that the... Thu, 24 Oct 2013 00:00:00 MDT House Dems worried by health law rollout woes House Democrats are worried about persistent problems with the rollout of President Barack Obama's health care law —... Wed, 23 Oct 2013 11:01:12 MDT What others say: Affirm money limits No one can argue with a straight face that the national political environment is short of money. Democrats and Republicans... Tue, 08 Oct 2013 00:00:00 MDT George F. Will: Changes in how GOP nominates candidates could save the party Reince Priebus from Kenosha, Wisconsin has a presence that is almost as unprepossessing as James Madison's was, and his... Thu, 03 Oct 2013 00:00:00 MDT President Obama, lawmakers to meet on shutdown's 2nd day President Barack Obama called top lawmakers to the White House on Wednesday as Republicans refused Democratic demands to... Wed, 02 Oct 2013 16:52:11 MDT Clinton meeting showcases a political family On its face, the annual Clinton Global Initiative meeting provides a platform for Bill, Hillary and Chelsea Clinton to... Fri, 27 Sep 2013 11:16:59 MDT Utah GOP wants Salt Lake City to host 2016 Republican National Convention Utah GOP Chairman James Evans is pushing hard for Salt Lake City to try again to host the Republican National Convention,... Tue, 20 Aug 2013 16:55:00 MDT CNN, NBC won't be hosting GOP presidential debates The Republican National Committee, responding to plans by two television networks for programs about Hillary Rodham Clinton,... Sat, 17 Aug 2013 17:46:27 MDT Republican National Committee votes to block CNN, NBC from hosting presidential debates The Republican National Committee, responding to plans by two television networks to air programs about Hillary Rodham... Fri, 16 Aug 2013 16:26:40 MDT GOP pushes rising stars amid skepticism The Republican Party launched its latest effort Thursday to sell itself to a more diverse segment of the population,... Thu, 15 Aug 2013 19:43:58 MDT Young GOP leaders see need for substantive changes Republicans hoping to reach beyond the party's white, aging core must do more than retool campaign strategy and tactics, say... Sun, 28 Jul 2013 14:51:55 MDT Obama to rally faithful ahead of August recess His second-term agenda on the line, President Barack Obama is urging his most ardent supporters to mount a summertime show of... Mon, 22 Jul 2013 15:42:28 MDT Despite outcry, stand-ground law repeals unlikely Despite an outcry from civil rights groups, a call for close examination by President Barack Obama and even a 1960s-style... Sun, 21 Jul 2013 22:32:39 MDT In our opinion: Nuclear option is no cause for celebration The decision by Senate Democrats to back away from threats to invoke a so-called "nuclear option" may have ended a standoff... Fri, 19 Jul 2013 09:44:10 MDT GOP has tough choices on Voting Rights Act When the U.S. Supreme Court gutted the Voting Rights act last week, it handed Republicans tough questions with no easy... Thu, 04 Jul 2013 16:46:33 MDT Letters: Republican Utah In a recent interview, Robert Dole, former Republican Senate majority leader and presidential candidate, stated that not even... Sat, 01 Jun 2013 00:00:00 MDT Some states push back against new school standards Some states are pushing back against a set of uniform benchmarks for reading, writing and math that have been fully adopted... Tue, 28 May 2013 06:35:21 MDT Common Core State Standards attract controversy across U.S. Some say the Common Core State Standards adopted by all but five U.S. states will better prepare graduates for college and... Fri, 24 May 2013 14:15:00 MDT Michael Gerson: Common Core standards are not a liberal, big government plot Modern conservatism comes in two distinct architectural styles. The first seeks to build from scratch, using accurate... Thu, 23 May 2013 00:00:00 MDT GOP leaders say impeachment talk premature Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul and Republican National Committee chairman are distancing themselves from conservatives who suggested... Mon, 20 May 2013 16:32:03 MDT Obama promises action on a trio of controversies President Barack Obama tried to defuse a trio of controversies Thursday, pledging to work with Congress to ensure the IRS... Thu, 16 May 2013 12:19:24 MDT Top IRS official resigns amid scandal Under mounting pressure, President Barack Obama on Wednesday released a trove of documents related to the Benghazi attack and... Wed, 15 May 2013 22:20:00 MDT My view: Utah Republicans should embrace Common Core The GOP should swallow its pride and accept the research based Utah common core. Tue, 14 May 2013 00:00:00 MDT Lost respect for Heritage Foundation During Reagan's presidency, Sen. Pat Moynihan, D-N.Y., upset liberals by saying, "The Republican Party has become the party... Mon, 13 May 2013 00:00:00 MDT GOP's Rand Paul raises profile with eye on 2016 Sen. Rand Paul says he's only "considering" running for president. But he's actually doing much more than mulling it over. Fri, 10 May 2013 00:00:00 MDT 2016: Rare same-state pairings in the early stages challenge both Republicans, Democrats The early stages of the 2016 presidential race feature an unusual cluster of high-powered potential candidates hailing from... Thu, 02 May 2013 13:36:10 MDT RNC splits on deals as Congress weighs compromises With bipartisan deals emerging on President Barack Obama's top priorities, the GOP's most devout activists are deeply divided... Fri, 12 Apr 2013 14:34:51 MDT Arizona is GOP's immigration model Colorado, Nevada and New Mexico are independent-minded states that once leaned Republican but are trending Democratic, partly... Wed, 03 Apr 2013 20:13:10 MDT GOP moves to plug technology gap with Democrats Embarrassed by how the last presidential election exposed their yesteryear technology, Republicans are turning to a younger... Thu, 28 Mar 2013 15:25:17 MDT George F. Will: For GOP's future prospects, deregulation is key Because of the grotesquely swollen place the presidency now occupies in the nation's governance and consciousness, we are... Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:00:00 MDT Michael Gerson: GOP needs to find compelling message for voters Recent brutal attacks on the GOP have claimed that minorities often think that "Republicans do not like them or want them in... Fri, 22 Mar 2013 00:00:00 MDT Republicans roll out inclusive roadmap amid party divisions This was to be a roadmap for a new, more inclusive GOP: attract minority voters, support immigration reform and embrace... Mon, 18 Mar 2013 20:44:07 MDT GOP roadmap calls for immigration reform, outreach to minority groups Tthe Republican National Committee formally endorsed immigration reform on Monday and outlined plans for a $10 million... Mon, 18 Mar 2013 15:02:19 MDT President Obama's jobs council shutting down Thursday President Barack Obama will let his jobs council expire this week without renewing its charter, winding down one source of... Thu, 31 Jan 2013 12:25:14 MST Reince Priebus re-elected GOP national chairman Reince Priebus has been elected to lead the Republican National Committee for another two years. Fri, 25 Jan 2013 13:09:07 MST Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal: GOP should change 'just about everything' Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal is calling on the Republican Party to "recalibrate the compass of conservatism" as the GOP... Thu, 24 Jan 2013 12:11:17 MST GOP gathers for some soul-searching Republican soul-searching begins in earnest this week as GOP officials from every state in the nation come together for the... Wed, 23 Jan 2013 21:36:55 MST Ron Paul's GOP legacy growing in states like Iowa Ron Paul is exiting the political stage, but his legions of followers insist they are only getting started. Tue, 15 Jan 2013 12:42:33 MST Richard Davis: Christmas can teach us things about politics, too Christmas is the season when Christians remember the birth of Jesus Christ. It is also worthwhile to consider Jesus'... Thu, 20 Dec 2012 00:00:00 MST