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The GOP’s class of 2016 may be the best in generations

This article originally appeared on Slate. What if they held a presidential campaign and a think tank broke out? House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan, who is considering running for president, offered his thoughts on poverty last week . Sen. Marco Rubio has been giving regular policy speeches on […] Click here to view original web page at www.cbsnews.com Read More »

Vice President Jeb Bush?

Share on Facebook Maybe we should take this deal. The GOP establishment seems to have decided at some point that America needs a member of the Bush nuclear family on the Republican ticket every 10 years or so. Pushing the “Bush slot” down from number one down to number […] Click here to view original web page at hotair.com Read More »

Talkers flex muscle within GOP

Conservative talk show hosts and Tea Party groups are vowing to do something they’ve never done before: Select the next Speaker of the House. ADVERTISEMENT That’s bad news for Speaker John Boehner (Ohio) and other establishment Republicans who are eyeing the top perch in the lower chamber. Emboldened by […] Click here to view original web page at thehill.com Read More »

Bob Schieffer Frets: How Does GOP Prevent Another Goldwater ‘Historic Landslide’ in 2016?

CBS Host Bob Schieffer Frets: How Does GOP Prevent Another Goldwater ‘Historic Landslide’ in 2016?

CBS’s Bob Schieffer did his best to play up the supposed divide that exists within the Republican Party following the primary defeat of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA). During an interview on Sunday, June 15 with Reince Priebus, Chairman of the Republican National Committee, the Face the Nation […] Click here to view original web page at newsbusters.org Read More »

Clinton’s Popularity Shrinks to 52%

Photographer: Andrew Burton/Getty Images Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton during a book signing for her new book, “Hard… Read More Related Hillary Clinton’s popularity continues to slide as she takes on a more political posture and Republicans raise questions about the deadly 2012 attack on a U.S. diplomatic […] Click here to view original web page at www.bloomberg.com Read More »

The End of The Beginning in The Middle East

‘Aqaba!’ The coming fall of the artificial nation-state called “Iraq” should come as a surprise to exactly nobody. There never was such a place, other than in the minds of the British Foreign Office, which carved it and other equally imaginary countries out of the rump of the Ottoman […] Click here to view original web page at pjmedia.com Read More »

George Bush Sr. Will Make Parachute Jump

Former President George H.W. Bush can no longer use his legs, but he isn’t letting that stop him from keeping a vow he made five years ago: to jump from an aircraft on his 90th birthday, which is Thursday.   Click here to view original web page at news.yahoo.com Read More »

Cantor to Resign as House Majority Leader

Eric Cantor, the second-ranking Republican in the House, will step down from his post as majority leader after losing his primary bid Tuesday night, sources tell NBC News. Aides say they expect Cantor to tell his colleagues he will resign from the position at a meeting of House Republicans […] Click here to view original web page at www.nbcnews.com Read More »

GOP Establishment Prepping to Wage War on Ted Cruz

Having failed to co-opt Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), the Republican permanent political class in Washington, D.C. may wage war on him after the midterm elections.  Wall Street donors may stop giving money to him and groups that support him. Party leaders may take committee assignments away from the Texas […] Click here to view original web page at www.breitbart.com Read More »

Polls Show Hillary Clinton Has 2016 Weaknesses

By Gary Langer Hillary Clinton is strongly positioned to joust for the presidency, scoring highly on personal attributes, experience and early vote preferences alike. But she falls well short of universal appeal – and even her supporters want to see a contest for the Democratic nomination. Back in the […] Click here to view original web page at abcnews.go.com Read More »