| Apr 3, 2012
It looks as if it's going to be Mitt Romney after all. With Paul Ryan, Marco Rubio and Jeb Bush endorsing the former Massachusetts governor last week, there aren't any white knights left to play the role of GOP savior.
But that news hasn't reached his...
| Mar 21, 2012
Billionaire political patrons filled the coffers of the presidential "super PACs" last month, spotlighting once again the enormous influence a tiny cadre of wealthy donors is having on the 2012 race.
The biggest donations came from casino magnate Sheldon...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 6:18 PM
Whoever wins the presidential election in November will confront urgent problems: Should tax cuts scheduled to expire be renewed? Should federal spending be cut to reduce the deficit or would that weaken an already lackluster economy? After one of the...
| May 22, 2012
| 5:00 AM
The small gangs of destructive knuckleheads who style themselves as anarchists have been the bane of Occupy Wall Street protests this spring. On May Day, the brats in black smashed store windows, bashed cars and fought with police on the streets of...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 12:13 AM
Despite the rainy weather, Tampa, Fla., was good for Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan; a bit less so for Clint Eastwood. As the cleaning crew sweeps up the confetti and burst balloons, here are the highlights of the 2012 Republican National Convention…...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 12:16 PM
Perhaps it's just a coincidence, but a museum dedicated to the 1773 Boston Tea Party that has been dormant for more than a decade is set to reopen this week, in time for the presidential election year.
The Boston Tea Party Ships and Museum is set to open...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Last week, simultaneous with a mob attack on the U.S. Embassy in Cairo and the slaying of an American diplomat in Benghazi, Libya, Mitt Romney tried to lay blame for the incidents on what he said was President Obama's weak foreign policy. He was aiming to...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 9:36 PM
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| Dec 23, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Election 2012: Are the Presidential candidates taking the easy way out by avoiding the Sunday political talk shows in favor of late-night appearances?...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 9:36 PM
The Iowa Republican caucuses Tuesday produced one clear loser: Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.), who failed to crack double digits despite campaigning intensively. The winner isn't so clear, given how few votes separated Mitt Romney and former Sen. Rick...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Mitt Romney may have only squeaked by with a win in Iowa on Tuesday, but he's poised for a landslide in the New Hampshire Republican primary on Jan. 10. But the GOP candidate isn't necessarily a sure bet as the......