The Texas governor fired up the crowd at CPAC Friday. (EPA)
The issue takes center stage at the Conservative Political Action Conference as Texas Governor Rick Perry, Republican strategist Grover Norquist and other GOP leaders tout cost-cutting strategies that many see as the party’s best hope for winning swing voters in 2016.
The White House announced the nomination of Andrew H. Schapiro as ambassador to the Czech Republic. Schapiro, a Chicago attorney and friend of Obama from Harvard Law School, was also a bundler for the president’s campaign.