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Four Things Romney Needs to Say and Do Now

Four Things Romney Needs to Say and Do Now

TAMPA–The pundits are weighing in on how GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney will have to give the Speech of His Life Thursday night when he accepts his party’s nomination for president. They talk as if he’s actually way behind in … More…

Sheldon Adelson of Las Vegas Sands in Singapore 2010.

Supreme Court Likes Citizens United Just Fine

In its second big ruling Monday, the Supreme Court brushed aside without a hearing Montana’s challenge to the notorious Citizens United decision of 2010, which opened the floodgates to unrestrained campaign contributions by corporations and wealthy individuals as long as … More…

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…

Former Gov. Jeb Bush testifies before Congress.

Grover Norquist Makes Jeb Bush’s Point

Former Florida governor Jeb Bush made big waves at a meeting held by Bloomberg View Monday when he said the current Republican Party didn’t have much room for either his father, George H.W. Bush, or the patron saint of modern … More…

Mitt Romney campaigns in Charleston, SC.

Mitt Just Can’t Close the Deal

Updated March 7th, 8:00 AM

Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney picked up a few victories on Super Tuesday—in the Bay State, nearby Vermont, and largely uncontested Virginia.

And he eked out a slender victory in Ohio over former Senator Rick … 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…

US Capitol Building Jonathan Colman

The Center Cannot Hold

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Mitt Romney endorses Chris Christie in 2009 Cumberland Country GOP

Religious War in the GOP

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Sen. Marco Rubio

A Quiet Blow to Romney

Two new NBC News-Marist polls out this morning put Mitt Romney in the lead in Iowa and New Hampshire, two states whose early caucus and primary, respectively, often set the tone for the rest of the primary season.

But last … 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…