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The Insiders: Republican Nutcase Check List

A questionnaire called the Republican Nutcase Survey that all presidential candidates should take.

  • Carter Eskew
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  • Apr 9, 2015
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The Insiders: Rand Paul: President or gadfly?

Will Paul’s appeal be too narrow for him to ultimately win the Republican primaries with 50 percent of the vote?

  • Ed Rogers
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  • Apr 7, 2015
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What the 2016 Republicans have in common with the 1989 Democrats

It is unclear whether the GOP can clear the high hurdle to be as successful.

The Insiders: Republicans move from denial to despair on climate change

Their new argument: Global warming may be real, but the solutions cost too much and won't work anyway.

  • Carter Eskew
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  • Mar 9, 2015
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Another run for Romney?

Mitt Romney's rationale for potentially running for president is a very human one, but a very weak one politically.

  • Carter Eskew
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  • Jan 28, 2015
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Where is the white Southern Republican Bill Clinton on race?

Such a person would help the GOP and the nation take a bold step in breaking “America’s constant curse.”

The McDaniel-Miller vise grip on the GOP

For the sake of the nation, I hope Republicans find an escape.

The GOP should heed the Gospel of Paul on minorities

With its base growing grayer and whiter, while also shrinking as a percentage of the national vote, the Republican Party better start listening.

The GOP’s governing deficit

Leadership requires someone to follow. Time and again Republicans' raucous caucus has shown contempt for its leaders.

The Insiders: GOP’s organization and money are coming together

Continuing from where I left off in the “Oh, By the Way” department, the Republican Party is probably better organized for next year’s election than at any time since 2004. Democratic operatives and their allies in the media will no doubt belittle and dismiss the staged presentations at the Republican National Committee (RNC) meeting underway […]

  • Ed Rogers
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  • Aug 14, 2013
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