Mitt Romney 'heartened' by Washington caucus victory, looks for boost going into Super Tuesday And the Romney campaign hopes it signals a growing strength in his candidacy as voters prepare to vote in 10 states on Tuesday ... that his win here was no sure thing. One recent poll had put Santorum ahead in Washington, and he visited ... 03/4/2012 - 3:34 am | View Link
Tuesday’s Republican Primaries and Caucus Send Messages to Romney and Obama (Weblog and News Roundup) And without a second social conservative in the race, Rick Santorum beat Mitt handily in this particular popularity contest. It is, after all, John Ashcroft’s home state. Even in Colorado Newt couldn’t catch a break. After running neck and neck all ... 02/8/2012 - 3:50 am | View Link
In Iowa caucus, independent voters could swing results Recent polling in Iowa suggest Paul does very well with voters unaffiliated with either party. In the most recent Des Moines Register poll the libertarian-leaning congressman won 42 percent of unaffiliated voters, with Romney well behind at 19 ... 02/1/2012 - 4:01 am | View Link
Hispanic Caucus chairman to retire Rep. Charlie Gonzalez (D-Texas) said Friday that he would not seek re-election. “I still find the job hugely rewarding, but the demands pull me somewhere else,” said Gonzalez in an interview Friday with the San Antonio Express-News. Gonzalez, the ... 11/26/2011 - 9:00 am | View Link
Fringe caucus winner might hurt state’s clout "When you have large states like Florida that wants to move up ... She considers herself an informed voter who makes it a point to see all the candidates as they swing through her part of the state and she keeps up on political news. 10/16/2011 - 8:02 pm | View Link
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Harry F. Rosenthal, an Associated Press writer who covered America's golden age of space exploration, presidents back to Harry Truman and whatever caught his impish eye in the stuffy halls of power, has died. He was 86.
The Republican establishment's much-anticipated pushback against the tea party wing is underway. House Speaker John Boehner made that clear Thursday, when he renewed his denunciation of groups that try to defeat GOP incumbents they consider too willing to compromise with Democrats.
A comprehensive defense policy bill that aims to deal with the epidemic of sexual assault in the military is heading to the Senate, where it could get slowed by Republican outrage over majority Democrats' limits on GOP power.
After a sweeping vote by conservative Republicans controlling the House and President Barack Obama's Democratic allies, a bipartisan budget pact is in the hands of the Senate, where it will encounter stronger but probably futile resistance from Republicans.