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West facade of the Supreme Court

Who Politicized the Supreme Court?

Last week’s oral arguments before the US Supreme Court on health care reform have led to a firestorm of controversy.

Conservative justices grilled Solicitor General Donald Verrilli Jr. on the individual mandate to buy health insurance that’s central to the More…

President Obama in the Rose Garden

The President’s Pre-Emptive Strike Against the Court

On Monday President Obama fired a warning shot across the bow of the US Supreme Court, which  is still deliberating on health care reform. The nine justices probably cast their votes on Friday, but they can still change their votesMore…

Former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum

Santorum Scores While Romney Wobbles

Who woulda thunk it just six months ago? Rick Santorum the biggest challenger to frontrunner Mitt Romney? After Tuesday’s wins in Alabama and Mississippi, he certainly is.

Last year the former Pennsylvania senator looked like the dictionary definition of “also-ran.” … More…

Rush Limbaught

Limbaugh Brouhaha Slams GOP

The media are all agog over the controversy involving Rush Limbaugh’s insulting comments about Georgetown University law student Sandra Fluke.

The conservative shock jock has apologized twice for calling the young woman vile names (which I won’t repeat here) because … More…

Mitt Romney after the Michigan primary CNN

Romney’s Back on Top

“We didn’t win by a lot, but we won by enough, and that’s all that counts.”

So said former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney after his surprisingly close victory over former Senator Rick Santorum in the Michigan primary Tuesday.

Romney prevailed … More…

Newt Gingrich and his wife Calista campaign in Florida

Newt’s Long, Cold Winter

If groundhog Punxsatawney Phil emerges from his burrow Thursday and sees his shadow, legend has it we… More…

Jon Huntsman at a rally in New Hampshire

Huntsman Folds His Cards

Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman Jr. put on a very good act the other night in New Hampshire. Flanked by his family, including his billionaire father, he told a hopeful crowd in a Manchester bar that his third-place finish was … More…

Jon Huntsman and family celebrate in Manchester, NH

They Live to Fight Another Day

MANCHESTER, NH–There… More…

Jon Huntsman campaigns in New Hampshire

Huntsman Fights the Good Fight

KEENE, NH–Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman, Jr. has been surging in the latest tracking polls here. It won… More…

Sen. Rick Santorum at a town hall meeting in New Hampshire.

Santorum Draws Big Crowds in New Hampshire

HOLLIS, NH–Former Sen. Rick Santorum has barnstormed through New Hampshire before leaving for South Carolina after Sunday morning’s NBC News Facebook Republican presidential… More…