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Fehrnstrom and Cutter on Face the Nation (540×405)

Paul Ryan Isn’t Elevating the Race

When Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney named Rep. Paul Ryan his running mate, there was lots of speculation that it would raise the level of conversation on the Big Issues of the campaign.

Beltway pundits seemed to envision a cross … More…

Money

Romney Is Winning the Money War

For the third straight month, GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney and the Republican National Committee have taken in more contributions than President Obama and the Democrats.

In July Romney and the RNC raised $101.3 million, one-third more than the president … More…

Mitt Romney speaks in Jerusalem

Romney and Bibi Together Again

It was a love fest in Jerusalem Sunday at a morning meeting between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and future Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney.

Netanyahu may be the Israeli-born son of one of the Jewish State’s toughest pioneers, and … More…

Protesters outside  Romney fund raiser at David Koch’s home in the Hamptons.

Billionaires Know Where Their Bread Is Buttered

The presidential money wars are raging, as future Republican nominee Mitt Romney has outraised President Obama for the second consecutive month.

Since he locked up the nomination, the former Massachusetts governor has become a money-raising machine. His campaign and the … More…

Rupert Murdoch speaks at Davos in 2009.

GOP Honchos Read Romney the Riot Act

Just a few weeks ago, President Obama’s re-election campaign appeared to be foundering. Now it’s Mitt Romney’s turn.

Since the Supreme Court’s recent decisions on immigration and health care reform, the future Republican presidential nominee has been reeling.

The … More…

Jack Lew- on Fox News Sunday

If It Walks Like a Tax and Quacks Like a Tax

Never look a gift tax in the mouth, especially if it may have just saved your presidency.

That’s what you’d think President Obama’s reaction would be to the life line (sorry for the mixed metaphors) Chief Justice John Roberts extended More…

President Obama at AIPAC March 4 Pete Souza

Obama Threads the Needle on Iran

President Obama “welcomed” Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to the White House Monday, and I’m putting that word in quotes because everybody knows they can’t stand each other.

Netanyahu has been a hardliner his whole career, and his ruling coalition … More…

PresidentObamaSignsHealthCareReform

Health Care Reform Rears Its Ugly Head

Much of the political chatter last week was focused on an Obama Administration ruling that institutions affiliated with religions (such as Catholic universities and hospitals) had to provide access to birth control in employees… More…

Mitt and Ann Romney celebrate their victory in the Florida primary in Tampa.

Romney Takes the High Road as Newt Dreams Big

In the end, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney did about as well as expected: He won the Florida Republican primary by 14 percentage points, in line with what the polls predicted.

He won actual majorities in South Florida and approached … More…

Romney NH victory speech

Romney Throws Down the Gauntlet to Obama

The New Hampshire primary seems like ancient history now, and so does former Massachusetts Gov.… More…