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Posted at 11:40 PM ET, 01/31/2012

After Mitt Romney’s win in the Florida Republican primary, will Santorum surge?

After the Florida primary, will conservatives swing from Newt to Rick again?

By Stephen Stromberg  |  11:40 PM ET, 01/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:12 PM ET, 01/31/2012

In the Florida primary, who resisted Romney?

A party defined by its most ardent conservatives is nominating the candidate such Republicans reject.

By E.J. Dionne Jr.  |  10:12 PM ET, 01/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:52 PM ET, 01/31/2012

Florida primary predictions: Where will candidates place, and will Gingrich or Santorum drop out?

Will anyone drop out after tonight’s primary?

By PostOpinions Staff  |  12:52 PM ET, 01/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:45 PM ET, 01/31/2012

How Romney won Florida

And why Santorum is staying in the race.

By Marc A. Thiessen  |  12:45 PM ET, 01/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:35 PM ET, 01/31/2012

Post-Pew poll: Obama ‘understands’ more than Romney and Gingrich

A majority of Americans say the president ‘understands the problems of average Americans.’

By Jonathan Capehart  |  12:35 PM ET, 01/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Election 2012

Posted at 12:09 PM ET, 01/31/2012

It’s over for Gingrich

Newt will fight on, but his backers may have other ideas.

By Richard Cohen  |  12:09 PM ET, 01/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:45 AM ET, 01/31/2012

Obama wins sing-off against Romney

If the election were a sing-off, Obama wouldn’t have to bother hunting for moving boxes.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  07:45 AM ET, 01/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Election 2012

Posted at 05:04 PM ET, 01/30/2012

Cain endorses Gingrich amid the madness of ‘9-9-9’

Cain gives another reason why Gingrich shouldn’t win the White House — and why he shouldn’t come near the place.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  05:04 PM ET, 01/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Election 2012

Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 01/30/2012

Gingrich whines about Romney using Gingrich tactics against him in Florida

His belly-aching about Romney’s tactics in Florida caused me to suffer a severe case of schadenfreude.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  12:30 PM ET, 01/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Election 2012

Posted at 08:16 AM ET, 01/30/2012

NBC News-Marist poll: Everybody loves Romney in Florida

All that stuff about Romney cruising for a bruising in Florida on Tuesday? Just forget it.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  08:16 AM ET, 01/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Election 2012

Posted at 05:22 PM ET, 01/29/2012

Gingrich and Goldwater, establishment targets

“Mr. Conservative” would recognize attacks.

By Colby King  |  05:22 PM ET, 01/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:45 PM ET, 01/27/2012

Jan Brewer and Al Green benefit from the ‘Obama boost’

President Obama has proven to be a one-man economic engine. Well, for Jan Brewer and Al Green.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  04:45 PM ET, 01/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Election 2012

Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 01/27/2012

Gingrich falls into Romney's 'ghetto' trap

“Did you say what the ads says or not? I don’t know.”

By Jonathan Capehart  |  12:30 PM ET, 01/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Election 2012

Posted at 10:15 AM ET, 01/27/2012

SEAL of approval for Somali rescue mission

President Obama really is ‘getting pretty good at this covert ops stuff.’

By Jonathan Capehart  |  10:15 AM ET, 01/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 01/27/2012

Friday’s p-Op quiz: ‘Blind trust’ edition

Did Jan Brewer tell President Obama not to “get your panties in a wad” over her mention of him in her book?

By Jonathan Capehart  |  10:00 AM ET, 01/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Election 2012, Palin

Posted at 10:46 PM ET, 01/26/2012

GOP debate: Mitt Romney’s night

He put Gingrich on the defensive and kept him there.

By Harold Meyerson  |  10:46 PM ET, 01/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:25 PM ET, 01/26/2012

Newt Gingrich’s bucket versus Mitt Romney’s Swiss bank account

A bad news day for both candidates.

By Stephen Stromberg  |  06:25 PM ET, 01/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:00 PM ET, 01/26/2012

Romney, conservatism, raising a family and the gays

“Well, number one, I’ve raised a family.” If that’s all it takes, then gays raising children are conservatives.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  05:00 PM ET, 01/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Election 2012, Gay Rights

Posted at 10:12 AM ET, 01/26/2012

In CNN Republican debate tonight, the moderators should tell the audience to shut up

When CNN convenes its debate tonight, the moderators should tell the audience to shut up.

By Stephen Stromberg  |  10:12 AM ET, 01/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:33 PM ET, 01/25/2012

Obama’s bailout baloney

The president rewrites automotive history

By Charles Lane  |  06:33 PM ET, 01/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:33 PM ET, 01/25/2012

Another looming land mine for the GOP in the State of the Union

Are Republicans going to pick a fight over an extension of the tuition tax credit?

By Jonathan Capehart  |  05:33 PM ET, 01/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Election 2012

Posted at 12:35 PM ET, 01/25/2012

Mitt Romney’s oddly endearing tin ear on wealth

Romney comes from a time when openly discussing one’s wealth was akin to stripping in public.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  12:35 PM ET, 01/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:15 AM ET, 01/25/2012

Obama’s lunch-pail liberalism

Obama went after blue-collar whites in State of the Union address.

By Michael Gerson  |  10:15 AM ET, 01/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:33 PM ET, 01/24/2012

In State of the Union Address, Obama says he will push forward with fracking

But he’ll demand some transparency.

By Stephen Stromberg  |  11:33 PM ET, 01/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

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

State of the Union: Obama appeals — again — for unity

‘No one built this country on their own. This nation is great because we built it together.’

By Jonathan Capehart  |  11:15 PM ET, 01/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:17 PM ET, 01/24/2012

The bipartisan side of a campaign speech

Before the ideological responses, a look at the proposals.

By E.J. Dionne Jr.  |  10:17 PM ET, 01/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:45 PM ET, 01/24/2012

SOTU: Obama must respond if there’s another ‘You lie!’ moment

If there’s another ‘You lie!’ moment tonight, President Obama must respond.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  02:45 PM ET, 01/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:51 PM ET, 01/24/2012

Romney doubles down against the Taliban

A bright dividing line between him and President Obama

By Jackson Diehl  |  12:51 PM ET, 01/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:43 PM ET, 01/24/2012

A ‘favorable’ view of Newt Gingrich’s national unpopularity

No one’s moving into 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. with his level of popular animus.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  12:43 PM ET, 01/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:40 PM ET, 01/23/2012

In Florida debate, Romney hits back at Gingrich

Mitt Romney must have spent a lot of time over the weekend practicing in front of the mirror.

By Stephen Stromberg  |  11:40 PM ET, 01/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:22 PM ET, 01/23/2012

A new Mitt meets a new Newt

In the Tampa debate, Romney set the agenda. Gingrich responded.

By E.J. Dionne Jr.  |  11:22 PM ET, 01/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:30 PM ET, 01/23/2012

Romney needs to fight more like ‘erratic’ Gingrich

When it comes to being viscerally mean and looking aggrieved while doing it, no one’s better at it than Gingrich.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  05:30 PM ET, 01/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:19 PM ET, 01/23/2012

South Carolina primary predictions: How did we do?

Holding PostOpinions writers accountable for their prognostications.

By Stephen Stromberg  |  04:19 PM ET, 01/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:23 AM ET, 01/23/2012

Herman Cain’s ‘people’ power

Endorsing ‘the people’ only adds to the farce that was Herman Cain for president.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  10:23 AM ET, 01/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 01/23/2012

Mitt Romney could get burned in Florida

He must win a state primary whose conservative voters think he’s a moderate or liberal.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  07:00 AM ET, 01/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:41 PM ET, 01/22/2012

Mansoor Ijaz, instigator behind Pakistan’s ‘Memogate’

Mansoor Ijaz, businessman and sometime Pakistani-U.S. intermediary, seems right out of a spy novel

By David Ignatius  |  09:41 PM ET, 01/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:47 PM ET, 01/21/2012

Surge, thy name is Gingrich

You can already crown him the King of Debates

By E.J. Dionne Jr.  |  09:47 PM ET, 01/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:44 PM ET, 01/21/2012

Mitt Romney’s subdued election party

It wasn’t the coronation supporters had expected.

By Marisa Bellack  |  09:44 PM ET, 01/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:41 PM ET, 01/20/2012

The Stephen Colbert rally — and the future of the GOP

It didn’t make things look good for the Republican Party.

By Marisa Bellack  |  04:41 PM ET, 01/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:01 PM ET, 01/20/2012

Grandiose? Look at yourself, Rick Santorum.

He is a stern, moralizing culture warrior, liable to alienate one swing voter after another.

By Stephen Stromberg  |  02:01 PM ET, 01/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:44 PM ET, 01/20/2012

Who will win the Republican primary in South Carolina?

PostOpinions writers predict the standings.

By PostOpinions staff  |  12:44 PM ET, 01/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:43 PM ET, 01/19/2012

Gingrich wins debate by trashing the media

This has the feeling of a Gingrich resurrection.

By E.J. Dionne Jr.  |  11:43 PM ET, 01/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:27 PM ET, 01/19/2012

Herman Cain endorses himself

Like his candidacy, it’s a disappointment.

By Marisa Bellack  |  06:27 PM ET, 01/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:58 PM ET, 01/19/2012

Let’s dig deeper into Mitt Romney’s taxes

Did he use an IRA to avoid a hefty bill from the IRS?

By Colbert I. King  |  12:58 PM ET, 01/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:31 AM ET, 01/19/2012

Rick Perry drops out, not that it will matter

But his endorsement of Newt Gingrich won’t amount to much

By Ruth Marcus  |  11:31 AM ET, 01/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:11 PM ET, 01/18/2012

Romney’s campaign botches his tax returns

How did Romney so badly mishandle the issue of his tax returns?

By Ruth Marcus  |  03:11 PM ET, 01/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:52 PM ET, 01/18/2012

SOPA, PIPA won’t ‘break’ the Internet

Neither bill — especially the much better PIPA — will “break” the Internet.

By Eva Rodriguez  |  12:52 PM ET, 01/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:01 PM ET, 01/17/2012

Romney’s misfired zinger on Taliban talks

He hits Obama for Taliban talks while one of his advisers advocates the same.

By David Ignatius  |  01:01 PM ET, 01/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:08 PM ET, 01/16/2012

Why Jon Huntsman failed

He tried to be moderate and conservative.

By E.J. Dionne Jr.  |  06:08 PM ET, 01/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:56 AM ET, 01/13/2012

A Santorum opening in South Carolina?

If attacks on Romney work, Santorum could pick up votes in S.C.

By E.J. Dionne Jr.  |  10:56 AM ET, 01/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 01/13/2012

Friday’s p-Op quiz: ‘Nibbling at his heels!’ edition

What did I call the Camp Crystal Lake of electoral politics?

By Jonathan Capehart  |  08:00 AM ET, 01/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:23 PM ET, 01/12/2012

New standings in New Hampshire

Santorum did a little better than we thought — which is also good news for some of The Post’s prognosticators.

By Stephen Stromberg  |  08:23 PM ET, 01/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:15 PM ET, 01/12/2012

More from Romney’s irksome New Hampshire speech

This time on the military, the nation’s bond rating and the national debt.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  05:15 PM ET, 01/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:52 PM ET, 01/12/2012

Why talk to the Taliban?

The administration’s initiative raises some hard questions.

By Jackson Diehl  |  03:52 PM ET, 01/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:06 PM ET, 01/11/2012

New Hampshire primary predictions: How did we do?

Holding PostOpinions writers accountable for their prognostications.

By Stephen Stromberg  |  06:06 PM ET, 01/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 01/11/2012

Mitt Romney’s irksome rhetoric in New Hampshire

Showing once again that he’ll say anything to get elected.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  01:00 PM ET, 01/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:48 AM ET, 01/11/2012

Were the Republican candidates’ after-New Hampshire speeches particularly bad?

Was it just me, or were the Republican candidates’ New Hampshire primary-night speeches particularly bad?

By Stephen Stromberg  |  12:48 AM ET, 01/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:58 PM ET, 01/10/2012

Romney: All things to all Republicans

He’s smack in the middle of the contemporary Republican Party.

By E.J. Dionne Jr  |  11:58 PM ET, 01/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:00 PM ET, 01/10/2012

Mitt Romney rolls through New Hampshire, but there’s company in South Carolina

Romney now has the momentum to wrap this thing up by the end of the month.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  10:00 PM ET, 01/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 01/10/2012

In New Hampshire, a Huntsman surge? A Romney slide?

Romney’s New Hampshire firewall will hold, yet the primary itself left him at least slightly wounded.

By E.J. Dionne Jr.  |  12:00 PM ET, 01/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 01/10/2012

Romney’s real gaffe

His health-insurance vision sounds a lot like the one he’s deriding.

By Ruth Marcus  |  11:02 AM ET, 01/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:54 AM ET, 01/10/2012

Romney has trouble with humble pie

He has a bad habit of feeding the negative and out-of-touch impressions of himself.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  07:54 AM ET, 01/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:16 PM ET, 01/09/2012

Who will come in first, second, last in New Hampshire?

Romney might win, but who will take second?

By PostOpinions staff  |  06:16 PM ET, 01/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 01/09/2012

Is Herman Cain getting back in the race?!

I know, it sounds crazy, but we’re talking about Herman Cain, people!

By Jonathan Capehart  |  02:00 PM ET, 01/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:55 PM ET, 01/09/2012

Chris Christie’s gender gap

I don’t think I want to let Christie call me sweetheart.

By Ruth Marcus  |  01:55 PM ET, 01/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:24 PM ET, 01/09/2012

Mitt Romney’s unforced error: ‘I like being able to fire people’

“I like being able to fire people....”

By Jonathan Capehart  |  12:24 PM ET, 01/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 01/09/2012

Back to the future with Jon Huntsman and service to country

“I will always put country first.”

By Jonathan Capehart  |  07:00 AM ET, 01/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:25 PM ET, 01/08/2012

Romney pulls to the right

It did not dignify the front-runner when he questioned Jon Huntsman’s patriotic priorities

By Stephen Stromberg  |  02:25 PM ET, 01/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

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

The GOP wakes up overnight

Mitt Romney’s opponents landed some blows during the Saturday debate.

By E.J. Dionne Jr.  |  01:33 PM ET, 01/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:12 AM ET, 01/08/2012

In New Hampshire debate, Romney untouchable

Instead, they went after each other.

By Ruth Marcus  |  12:12 AM ET, 01/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:31 PM ET, 01/06/2012

In New Hampshire, Rick Santorum doesn’t hold back

He talks on — not, I would suggest, much helping his case.

By Ruth Marcus  |  07:31 PM ET, 01/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:30 PM ET, 01/06/2012

Obama picked right fight over recess appointments

He picked the right battle against Washington's looking-glass universe.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  05:30 PM ET, 01/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:46 PM ET, 01/06/2012

The frustrated Fed

Latest actions, bred by impatience, won’t help the economy.

By Robert J. Samuelson  |  12:46 PM ET, 01/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:40 AM ET, 01/06/2012

Rick Santorum’s baby--and mine.

Why I’m not judging him.

By Charles Lane  |  10:40 AM ET, 01/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 01/06/2012

Friday’s p-Op quiz: ‘8 votes’ edition

Who does Michael Gerson say “prefer[s] their poison pill covered in glass and washed down with battery acid”?

By Jonathan Capehart  |  09:00 AM ET, 01/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:45 PM ET, 01/05/2012

Put down the ‘Obama-Clinton crack’ pipe

More useless and unproductive pining for an Obama-Hillary Clinton ticket in 2012.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  06:45 PM ET, 01/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:00 PM ET, 01/05/2012

They’re baaacck: Herman Cain and ‘9-9-9’

The failed presidential candidate really doesn’t know when to quit.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  04:00 PM ET, 01/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:09 PM ET, 01/05/2012

Obama picks recess fight with GOP over Cordray

The recess appointment of Richard Cordray is the most explicit demonstration of Obama’s willingness to fight GOP.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  12:09 PM ET, 01/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:55 PM ET, 01/04/2012

Iowa predictions: How did we do?

Romney’s victory Tuesday night was barely a win, but we still like to hold ourselves accountable for our prognostication.

By Stephen Stromberg  |  05:55 PM ET, 01/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:35 PM ET, 01/04/2012

Romney and McCain an ‘odd’ couple in New Hampshire

McCain’s endorsement doesn’t solve Romney’s problem with conservatives.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  05:35 PM ET, 01/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 01/04/2012

Michele Bachmann exits — stage right

Bowing to reality — for once, it might seem — Michele Bachmann pulls the plug on her campaign.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  02:00 PM ET, 01/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 01/04/2012

Mitt Romney’s Iowa ‘victory’

Folks just don’t like Mitt Romney.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  12:00 PM ET, 01/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:09 AM ET, 01/04/2012

In Iowa, a foreign country called the GOP

For most of us, the GOP is a very strange place.

By Richard Cohen  |  10:09 AM ET, 01/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:04 AM ET, 01/04/2012

Huntsman on Iowa: ‘Nobody cares’

In New Hampshire, the candidate has a message for the Iowa winner.

By E.J. Dionne Jr.  |  12:04 AM ET, 01/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:05 PM ET, 01/03/2012

Three very different GOPs in Iowa

Romney, Santorum and Paul speak to different constituencies.

By E.J. Dionne Jr.  |  11:05 PM ET, 01/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:10 PM ET, 01/03/2012

An enthusiasm gap in Iowa

The Romney campaign ought to be worried.

By Ruth Marcus  |  10:10 PM ET, 01/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:52 PM ET, 01/03/2012

Santorum’s below-the-belt shot at black people

He was pandering to a group that he thought would like his racial slur.

By Colbert I. King  |  07:52 PM ET, 01/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:11 PM ET, 01/03/2012

The brief against Ron Paul

If Iowa Republicans were smart, they’d ensure he’s not in the top three tonight.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  01:11 PM ET, 01/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:29 PM ET, 01/03/2012

Ron Paul, big-government libertarian

That would be presidential candidate Ron Paul.

By Marc A. Thiessen  |  12:29 PM ET, 01/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:58 AM ET, 01/03/2012

Why Romney, Paul or Santorum could win Iowa

The polls reveal each candidate’s strengths.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  07:58 AM ET, 01/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:48 PM ET, 01/02/2012

Who will win the Iowa caucuses?

Will it be Romney, Paul or Santorum? PostOpinions writers offer their predictions.

By PostOpinions staff  |  04:48 PM ET, 01/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:39 PM ET, 01/02/2012

Iowa’s three uneasy pieces

I’ll place my bet on Mitt Romney to win, followed by Rick Santorum and Ron Paul.

By Kathleen Parker  |  04:39 PM ET, 01/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:38 PM ET, 01/02/2012

Santorum wins narrowly

I predict that his wave will crest at just the right moment

By Eugene Robinson  |  04:38 PM ET, 01/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:38 PM ET, 01/02/2012

Ron Paul (I fear) wins Iowa

He has one factor working in his favor that Romney lacks — enthusiasm. 

By Marc A. Thiessen  |  04:38 PM ET, 01/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:37 PM ET, 01/02/2012

Romney wins because everyone else loses

Only he will come out of Iowa as he came in – boring, but inevitable.

By Richard Cohen  |  04:37 PM ET, 01/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:36 PM ET, 01/02/2012

Santorum proves durable

My prediction: Romney wins Iowa, but the former Pennsylvania senator is here to stay in the race.

By Michael Gerson  |  04:36 PM ET, 01/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:05 PM ET, 01/02/2012

Don’t expect Newt Gingrich to go quietly

He may make the GOP pay for bringing him down.

By Colbert I. King  |  01:05 PM ET, 01/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

 

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