The Plum Line: 2016 elections


Posted at 05:10 PM ET, 11/25/2013

Elizabeth Warren for president? Nah.

Dems and progressives should spend more time thinking about Congress than about the presidency.

By Ryan Cooper  |  05:10 PM ET, 11/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 11/11/2013

Chris Christie and the tea party bind

What happens if GOP primary voters in 2016 are unremittingly hostile to major parts of Obama’s legacy?

By Ryan Cooper  |  09:45 AM ET, 11/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:35 PM ET, 09/13/2013

Rand Paul isn’t going anywhere in 2016

The Republican Party hasn’t really changed on foreign policy issues.

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  04:35 PM ET, 09/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:01 PM ET, 08/30/2013

Update: 2016 Republican hopefuls flock to Koch-backed conference

Half of the potential field will attend the confab that kicks off today

By Alex Seitz-Wald  |  12:01 PM ET, 08/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:39 PM ET, 08/26/2013

The Iowa caucuses aren't going anywhere

Iowa and New Hampshire will continue to play the same role they've played since the 1970s.

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  02:39 PM ET, 08/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:22 PM ET, 07/29/2013

Why, yes, Ted Cruz is a demagogue

It's all about 2016, whoever gets hurt on the way there -- most certainly including his fellow Republicans

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  02:22 PM ET, 07/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2016 elections, budget, health care, Obamacare, Ted Cruz

Posted at 11:11 AM ET, 03/25/2013

The GOP is still Paul Ryan's party

He may not be a central topic of speculation about the 2016 presidential race, but the grip of Ryan's ideas on the GOP's is as tight as ever.

By Jamelle Bouie  |  11:11 AM ET, 03/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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