Right Turn: Governors


Posted at 12:36 PM ET, 08/30/2012

Jeb Bush: A different kind of Republican

His vision of inclusion and accomplishment is what the GOP needs.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:36 PM ET, 08/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Governors | Tags:  rnclive, ep

Posted at 12:23 PM ET, 08/27/2012

The Romney challenge at the Tampa convention

Whit Ayers and Haley Barbour assess the state of the race.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:23 PM ET, 08/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Governors

Posted at 01:33 PM ET, 08/08/2012

Romney: Doing well unless Republicans don’t vote

He’s in good shape.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:33 PM ET, 08/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Governors

Posted at 08:54 AM ET, 06/12/2012

States that defy Obamanomics succeed

Governors who cut costs help boost job growth.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:54 AM ET, 06/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Economy, Governors

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 06/06/2012

Obama’s instant recall problem

How will he cope with Walkerism?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:30 AM ET, 06/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Governors

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 06/05/2012

What would follow a Scott Walker win in Wisconsin?

The consequences may not be fully appreciated.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:00 AM ET, 06/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Governors

Posted at 10:06 AM ET, 06/04/2012

Wisconsin recall losers’ excuses

A handy guide.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:06 AM ET, 06/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Governors

Posted at 11:15 AM ET, 05/22/2012

A cake walk in Wisconsin?

Time to re-evaluate Democrats’ Big Labor dependency?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:15 AM ET, 05/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Governors

Posted at 02:55 PM ET, 05/16/2012

Walker on track to survive recall

No wonder the DNC isn’t spending.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:55 PM ET, 05/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Governors

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 05/16/2012

Christie goes viral

A genuine political star.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:30 AM ET, 05/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Governors

Posted at 12:45 PM ET, 05/15/2012

Christie brings the muscle

Why the base should root for him.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:45 PM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Governors

Posted at 03:08 PM ET, 05/14/2012

Wisconsin Democrats’ circular firing squad

Already preparing excuses for a recall failure.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:08 PM ET, 05/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Governors

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 05/10/2012

What follows if Scott Walker wins?

The consequences are varied and substantial.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:00 PM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Governors

Posted at 01:15 PM ET, 04/19/2012

Bob McDonnell on Romney, Obama and the VP pick

You can tell why he’s in the top tier for VP.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:15 PM ET, 04/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Governors

Posted at 06:39 PM ET, 04/18/2012

EXCLUSIVE: Bob McDonnell interview

He got his budget.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  06:39 PM ET, 04/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Governors

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 02/12/2012

Did you know Chris Christie gave a big foreign policy speech?

Christie tells us how he views the world

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:45 AM ET, 02/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Israel, Governors

Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 02/09/2012

Christie dismembers the teachers’ union president

He takes down the union president.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:45 AM ET, 02/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Governors, Education

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 01/26/2012

Will anti-gay-marriage advocates take it on the chin in New Jersey?

The beginning of the end for gay-marriage bans?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:00 AM ET, 01/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Culture, law, Governors

Posted at 11:15 PM ET, 01/24/2012

Mitch Daniel: Adult advice after the State of the Union Address

A plea for fiscal sobriety.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:15 PM ET, 01/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Governors

Posted at 08:50 AM ET, 11/09/2011

Election roundup: Something for everyone

The perils of overreach

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:50 AM ET, 11/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Governors, law

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 09/14/2011

Virginia poll: Bob McDonnell riding high

New poll suggests Virginia is doing something right.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:30 AM ET, 09/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Governors

Posted at 01:38 PM ET, 09/13/2011

What GOP governors think about Social Security

Do they want responsibility for retirement benefits?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:38 PM ET, 09/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Budget, Governors

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 08/29/2011

Christie’s moment: ‘Get the hell off the beach’

Christie’s moment

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:00 AM ET, 08/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Governors

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 08/17/2011

Bob McDonnell: The No. 1 pick for No. 2 ?

The Virginia governor raises his profile.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:00 AM ET, 08/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Governors

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 08/10/2011

Big Labor takes it on the chin in Wisconsin

So much for the Walker ‘backlash’

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:30 AM ET, 08/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Economy, Governors

Posted at 01:50 PM ET, 06/23/2011

Human rights spotlight: Saudi Arabian women want to drive

The fight to drive illuminates the dreadful status of women

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:50 PM ET, 06/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Governors

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 06/23/2011

EXCLUSIVE: Interview with Chris Christie

On the verge of a huge victory, is Christie now leading on fiscal reform?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:00 AM ET, 06/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Governors

Posted at 10:08 AM ET, 06/17/2011

Christie’s breakthrough deal

Chris Christie gets a deal.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:08 AM ET, 06/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Budget, Governors

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 06/09/2011

Ohio does what D.C. does not

The GOP governor scores a big win

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:00 AM ET, 06/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Economy, Governors

Posted at 04:10 PM ET, 05/31/2011

Gov. Perry says: Stay tuned

He’s got a record to run on

By Jennifer Rubin  |  04:10 PM ET, 05/31/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Governors

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 05/11/2011

Gov. Bob McDonnell is doing even better than you think

He’s the Old Dominion’s most popular elected official.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:30 AM ET, 05/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Governors

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 05/02/2011

Republicans looking for a capable candidate might try Virginia

Bob McDonnell raised his profile and gained praise

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:30 AM ET, 05/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Governors, 2012 campaign

Posted at 05:33 PM ET, 04/14/2011

Interview with Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker

Bruised, but not broken, he pushes on for fiscal reform.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  05:33 PM ET, 04/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Governors

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 03/25/2011

Interview: Ohio Gov. John Kasich

Taming public-employee unions is only one element.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:00 AM ET, 03/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Governors