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Posted at 04:38 PM ET, 09/21/2012

Missouri Senate Debate: Few surprises

The three contenders for the U.S. Senate seat from Missouri

By Diana Reese  |  04:38 PM ET, 09/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Claire McCaskill, Todd Akin, Jonathan Dine, Republican, Democrat, Libertarian, U.S. Senate, Missouri, legitimate rape, debate

Posted at 07:19 AM ET, 09/10/2012

‘Won't Back Down’ rankles teachers unions but may resonate in trenches

It shouldn’t be this hard to navigate the public school system.

By Lori Stahl  |  07:19 AM ET, 09/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Won't back down, Republican and Democratic conventions, teachers unions, public education, Viola Davis, Maggie Gyllenhaal

Posted at 04:12 PM ET, 09/02/2012

Eastwood effect: Maybe it did make Romney’s day

He made workaday Romney look blessedly sane by comparison, and distracted us from misstatements from both the presidential and vice-presidential nominees.

By Melinda Henneberger  |  04:12 PM ET, 09/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Clint Eastwood, Eastwood speech, Mitt Romney, RNC, Republican National Convention, Bain Capital, Romney speech, Paul Ryan speech, Roger Ebert

Posted at 08:24 PM ET, 08/30/2012

Ann Romney will tell you what’s wrong with you

Through her words and tone, Ann Romney reinforce the idea that she and Mitt are made for each other.

By Mary C. Curtis  |  08:24 PM ET, 08/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ann Romney, Mitt Romney, Tampa, Republican convention. Donald Trump, birther, Barack Obama

Posted at 02:25 PM ET, 08/29/2012

At ‘Women for Mitt’ event, Ann Romney humanizes...Ann Romney

She repeatedly reverse-bragged — complained, you might even say — that her kids were really no picnic.

By Melinda Henneberger  |  02:25 PM ET, 08/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ann Romney, Women for Mitt, Mitt Romney, RNC, RNCLive, Republican Convention, Women for Romney

Posted at 08:56 AM ET, 08/29/2012

Parsing the 'American way' in a night of contradictions at the RNC

By Mary C. Curtis  |  08:56 AM ET, 08/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mitt Romney, Ann Romney, Chris Christie, Rick Santorum, Nikki Haley, Tampa, RNC, Republican convention

Posted at 09:58 AM ET, 08/10/2012

Mitt Romney could do worse than Mike Huckabee as Veep

Mike Huckabee knows how to activate the evangelical base, and that’s something Mitt Romney desperately needs.

By Suzi Parker  |  09:58 AM ET, 08/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Huckabee, Mitt Romney, 2012, evangelicals, tea party, Chick-fil-A, Arkansas, Republican National Convention, Tampa

Posted at 03:56 PM ET, 08/08/2012

George P. Bush: He's not your father's George Bush

Just when pundits were writing the political obituary for the Republican establishment in Texas, someone throws a curve ball.

By Lori Stahl  |  03:56 PM ET, 08/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  George P. Bush, George W. Bush, President Bush, Republican party, Texas, Cruz, tea party

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

Sarah Palin: Her batting average is still pretty high

All in all, however, I would argue that Palin is having a pretty good season. She has shown a knack for the long shot.

By Karen Tumulty  |  12:23 PM ET, 08/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  sarah palin, republican politics, conservative, palin

Posted at 11:47 PM ET, 07/31/2012

Nikki Haley takes to Facebook as husband trains for Afghanistan

By Mary C. Curtis  |  11:47 PM ET, 07/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Nikki Haley, Michael Haley, South Carolina, Afghanistan, Republican, Facebook

Posted at 07:09 PM ET, 07/29/2012

Dick Cheney, Russell Brand talk down Sarah Palin — and she’s partly to blame

She should have hit the books and shown she could be a lot more than a pretty face.

By Suzi Parker  |  07:09 PM ET, 07/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Sarah Palin, Dick Cheney, Russell Brand, Chick-fil-A, Ted Cruz, Kim Kardashian, Todd Palin, Condoleezza Rice, Tampa, Republican National Convention

Posted at 11:39 AM ET, 07/26/2012

Palin, Santorum, DeMint stump for Ted Cruz in Texas GOP primary

GOP rock stars are flocking to Texas this week to stoke the red-state base.

By Lori Stahl  |  11:39 AM ET, 07/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Sarah Palin, Rick Santorum, Jim DeMint, Dick Armey, Glenn Beck, tea party, Ted Cruz, David Dewhurst, Rick Perry, Texas, Republican

Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 07/07/2012

Condi Rice as veep: the allure of the anti-Palin

By Lori Stahl  |  10:51 AM ET, 07/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Condoleezza Rice, Romney, vice president, Republican

Posted at 03:09 PM ET, 07/05/2012

The truth about ‘Magic Mike’

Not to spoil anyone’s fun, but as my 80-year-old mother, who accompanied me to the matinee, said, “What’s sexy about a stripper lying in his own vomit?”

By Suzi Parker  |  03:09 PM ET, 07/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Matthew McConaughey, Channing Tatum, strip clubs, Tampa, Republican National Convention, Fifty Shades of Grey, Stephen Soderbergh

Posted at 10:26 AM ET, 05/09/2012

Dick Lugar, poor loser?

Some candidates are at their finest in defeat, but Lugar showed he had no practice at losing.

By Melinda Henneberger  |  10:26 AM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Richard Lugar, Dick Lugar, poor loser, Richard Mourdock, Indiana Senate race, Indiana Senate Republican primary

Posted at 02:36 PM ET, 05/08/2012

Joe Donnelly, the Democrat in the Indiana Senate race, is a winner today, too

if Richard Mourdock does win tonight, as expected, those outside Republican groups that boosted his candidacy will have handed the other party an opening.

By Melinda Henneberger  |  02:36 PM ET, 05/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Joe Donnelly, Richard Lugar, Dick Lugar, Richard Mourdock, Indiana Sentate race, Indiana Republican Senate primary, Nancy Pelosi

Posted at 03:16 AM ET, 02/01/2012

Florida women dump Newt

Were they just too mature for him?

By Bonnie Goldstein  |  03:16 AM ET, 02/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gingrich, Florida Republican primary, women voters