PostPartisan: 2016


Posted at 01:32 PM ET, 03/28/2014

The power of words

By Carter Eskew  |  01:32 PM ET, 03/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2016 election, bobby jindal, Chris Christie, hillary clinton, jeb bush, Joe Biden, Marco Rubio, Mike Huckabee, Paul Ryan, Rand Paul, rick perry, Rick Santorum, Scott Walker

Posted at 02:51 PM ET, 03/14/2014

The Insiders: Rick Perry deserves a second look

Texas Governor Rick Perry has been turning heads this week by beating expectations, from his speech at CPAC 2014 to his appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live.

By Ed Rogers  |  02:51 PM ET, 03/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cpac 2014, election 2016, jimmy kimmel, rick perry, Texas, The Insiders

Posted at 08:34 PM ET, 12/02/2013

The GOP might as well be dead

Autopsies are done on dead things. And ever since March, the GOP has done everything possible to stay dead.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  08:34 PM ET, 12/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  GOP 2016, Republicans

Posted at 03:42 PM ET, 11/08/2013

If they’re running, it’s really okay to say so

Presidential candidates have been running for a year. We should say so.

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  03:42 PM ET, 11/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Campaign 2016

Posted at 05:19 PM ET, 10/22/2013

Looks like Democrats have a weed fight coming

Democrats will have to pick a side.

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  05:19 PM ET, 10/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2016, Democrats, marijuana

Posted at 11:17 AM ET, 10/07/2013

The Insiders: The GOP has given Clinton the third leg of her candidacy

And evidence suggests she has already seized this opportunity.

By Carter Eskew  |  11:17 AM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  election 2016, government shutdown, hillary clinton, The Insiders

Posted at 10:28 AM ET, 08/27/2013

Chris Christie steps on himself again

The New Jersey governor didn't look very presidential when he unleashed unkind words about a sports reporter.

By Richard Cohen  |  10:28 AM ET, 08/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Christie, GOP 2016

Posted at 11:50 AM ET, 08/19/2013

(Pretend to) Run, Joe, run!

Why Biden's potential bid is good news for the Democrats and the White House.

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  11:50 AM ET, 08/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  election 2016, hillary clinton, Joe Biden

Posted at 03:44 PM ET, 08/16/2013

RNC makes a (maybe) brilliant move

Republicans may have a hidden motive for boycotting two networks that are planning movies about Hillary Clinton.

By Carter Eskew  |  03:44 PM ET, 08/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  GOP 2016

Posted at 05:37 PM ET, 08/15/2013

Reading invisible tea leaves

The 2016 nomination contests are underway, which means it's time to start separating what's real from the hype.

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  05:37 PM ET, 08/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Christie, election 2016, Marco Rubio, Rand Paul, Ted Cruz

Posted at 06:13 PM ET, 05/02/2013

When U.S. politics works right

You may be sick of presidential politics -- but the system needs it.

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  06:13 PM ET, 05/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2016 election, hillary clinton, Marco Rubio, martin o'malley, Rand Paul

Posted at 10:18 AM ET, 04/08/2013

The Insiders: Where is Hillary Clinton weak in 2016? It's not Bill

It's way too early to be talking about the 2016 presidential campaign. But we're going to be hearing a lot more about Hillary Clinton in the months ahead.

By Ed Rogers  |  10:18 AM ET, 04/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill Clinton, Campaign 2016, election 2016, hillary clinton, The Insiders

Posted at 10:58 AM ET, 03/08/2013

Don't overlook Rand Paul for 2016

He is tapping into a growing strain in American politics: libertarianism.

By Carter Eskew  |  10:58 AM ET, 03/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2016 election, Rand Paul, The Insiders

Posted at 05:12 PM ET, 01/10/2013

Paul Ryan and "running" for president

It's the "invisible primary" season, where very little can be taken at face value

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  05:12 PM ET, 01/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2016 election, Paul Ryan

Posted at 12:26 PM ET, 12/12/2012

The GOP's problem and promise in four charts

As dire as things look now for the Republican Party, they can get better if it is willing to make the necessary adjustments.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  12:26 PM ET, 12/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2012 election, 2016 election, African American, Barack Obama, Election 2012, LGBT, Republicans

Posted at 05:56 PM ET, 12/05/2012

Ignore those polls! (2016 edition)

Voters aren't engaged in 2016 yet -- but party actors will be, and reporters should follow their candidate and policy preferences.

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  05:56 PM ET, 12/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2016 election, polling

Posted at 02:45 PM ET, 12/03/2012

Who is running in 2016 and how can you tell?

Is Hillary Clinton really entering the race?

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  02:45 PM ET, 12/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2016 election, hillary clinton