Tag Archives | Bob Schieffer
Romney on Face the Nation

Mitt Romney’s Supply Side Delusions

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney is a very smart man and a great businessman, as is clear from Michael Kranish and Scott Helman’s The Real Romney, which I’m reading now.

But politics must addle the brain like Southern Comfort … More…

Immigration protest in Chicago

Obama Boxes in Romney on Immigration

With all the problems President Obama  has had lately, he finally created some good news for himself late last week at Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney’s expense.

In the Rose Garden last Friday, the president announced a change in how … More…

Rudy Giuliani campaigns in Florida in 2008

Giuliani Lays Out the Problems with Romney and GOP

Former New York mayor Rudolph Giuliani is known as a straight talker–an earlier, skinnier version of New Jersey governor Chris Christie–even if you didn’t always like what he said.

But his presidential run in 2008 was a disaster as he … More…

Newt Gingrich on Face the Nation

The Naughty and Nice Newt

Both sides of former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich could be seen during his interview with CBS News’ Bob Schieffer on Face the Nation Sunday.

Gingrich’s last appearance on the show back in May was a disaster after Schieffer … More…

Mitt Romney

Romney’s Flawed Rope a Dope Strategy

Joe Kernen put it best on CNBC Tuesday morning. Describing the difficulties of getting former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney to appear on Squawk Box, he likened Team Romney’s approach to the “rope a dope” strategy adopted by boxing legend Muhammad … More…
Newt Gingrich

Newt Surges While Mitt Sags

Suddenly the Republican presidential race is up for grabs in an unexpected way: former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich has jumped into first place in some national polls, and has surged in polls of early caucus state Iowa and … More…

Mark Block

The Cain Bubble Begins to Burst

Uh-oh.

You could practically hear the wind go out of the sails of Herman Cain… More…

Dick Cheney

Dick Cheney Comes Clean–Sort of

For years, Fox News Channel… More…

Rep. Michele Bachmann

The GOP’s Latest “Savior”

On Sunday came the astonishing news that Rep. Michele Bachmann was in a dead heat with former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney in a presidential poll of Iowa Republicans conducted by the Des Moines Register.

Rep. Bachmann, who is serving her … More…