On Capitol Hill, GOP Fighting Itself Instead of Democrats
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On Capitol Hill, GOP Fighting Itself Instead of Democrats

ERICA WERNER, Associated Press ANDREW TAYLOR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — When Republicans took full…

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GOP Presses Planned Parenthood Aid Ban, Faces Long Odds
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GOP Presses Planned Parenthood Aid Ban, Faces Long Odds

ALAN FRAM, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans pressed their fight Wednesday to bar…

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Jeb Bush Condemns ‘Political Correctness’ of #BlackLivesMatter Protesters
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Jeb Bush Condemns ‘Political Correctness’ of #BlackLivesMatter Protesters

(The Washington Post) – After an event in Gorham, N.H. today, Republican presidential candidate Jeb…

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The Religious Right’s Donald Trump Moment: What Franklin Graham’s Xenophobic Grandstanding Reveals About American Politics
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In Candid Speech, Republican Rick Perry Makes Appeal to Blacks
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In Candid Speech, Republican Rick Perry Makes Appeal to Blacks

(McClatchy) – Republican presidential hopeful Rick Perry gave a surprisingly candid speech on race Thursday…

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As Donald Trump Surges in Polls, Democrats Cheer
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As Donald Trump Surges in Polls, Democrats Cheer

(The Washington Post) – For Democrats, Donald Trump amounts to a kind of divine intervention.…

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Republicans Push Back Against Proposed Dietary Guidelines
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Republicans Push Back Against Proposed Dietary Guidelines

MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press LAURAN NEERGAARD, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional Republicans are…

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FACT CHECK: Why Bush’s Growth Forecast is a Stretch
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FACT CHECK: Why Bush’s Growth Forecast is a Stretch

JOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush says there’s…

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In Next Strike Against Unions, GOP States Go After Wage Laws
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In Next Strike Against Unions, GOP States Go After Wage Laws

DAVID EGGERT, Associated Press LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Expanding their battle with organized labor, Republican…

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Jeb Bush Has Optimistic Message, Faces Challenges in ’16 Bid
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Jeb Bush Has Optimistic Message, Faces Challenges in ’16 Bid

STEVE PEOPLES, Associated Press BRENDAN FARRINGTON, Associated Press MIAMI (AP) — Vowing to win the…

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