OPINION: Jeb Bush rolls out the kinder, gentler candidacy When Bushes run for president, they portray themselves as more caring, more gentle and more compassionate than their sometimes heartless and harshly ideological fellow Republicans. It worked for George H.W. Bush in 1988, it worked for George W. Bush in 2000, and now Jeb Bush is preparing to give it another go in 2016. The youngest Bush, who is still officially “exploring” a White House run, is ... 02/11/2015 - 4:54 am | View Link
Peggy Noonan's Awakenings In the battleground states. There was no reason to pick this fight. It reflects political incompetence on a scale so great as to make Mitt Romney’s gaffes a little bitty thing. There was nothing for the president to gain, except, perhaps, the pleasure of ... 11/7/2012 - 11:06 am | View Link
Noonan: Romney campaign is a "rolling calamity" AFP//Getty (CBS News) Peggy Noonan, the Wall Street Journal columnist and former speechwriter for President Ronald Reagan, hasn't been shy about voicing her concerns about Mitt Romney's campaign ... I really meant 'rolling calamity.'" 09/25/2012 - 12:18 pm | View Link
Peggy Noonan’s solution for Romney: Bring in the Wolf. With the end of the US Presidential election fast approaching, Peggy Noonan, former speechwriter for Ronald Reagan, offered some pretty blunt advice to Mitt Romney’s campaign in her Wall Street Journal column, ”Romney Needs a New CEO: How to save a ... 09/21/2012 - 2:13 pm | View Link
Before acrimony, Mitt Romney sought prose from Peggy Noonan’s now-poison pen WASHINGTON – More than a decade ago, long before Peggy Noonan would emerge as one of the most prominent conservative critics of Mitt Romney’s presidential campaign, the two sought to make history together. Romney, during the run-up to the 2002 Olympic ... 09/21/2012 - 12:24 pm | View Link
Peggy Noonan: Romney Campaign Is a ‘Rolling Calamity’ Former Ronald Reagan speechwriter Peggy Noonan is continuing her assault on Mitt Romney’s presidential campaign but has added a couple of words of advice: James Baker. Earlier this week, Noonan wrote in The Wall Street Journal: “It’s time to admit ... 09/21/2012 - 9:24 am | View Link
Don’t Do It, Mr. Romney Don’t Do It, Mr. Romney He’d have been a better president than Obama. That’s not nearly enough. 03/5/2015 - 5:27 am | View Website
David M. Shribman: Mitt Romney’s non-campaign ... David M. Shribman: Mitt Romney’s non-campaign The former governor’s team is ready to roll, but can he become the voice of GOP populism? January 25, 2015 12:00 AM 03/4/2015 - 3:30 pm | View Website
Political positions of Mitt Romney The political positions of Mitt Romney have been recorded from his 1994 U.S. senatorial campaign, the 2002 gubernatorial election, during his 2003–2007 governorship ... 03/4/2015 - 1:18 am | View Website
Mitt Romney presidential campaign, 2012 The Mitt Romney presidential campaign of 2012 began when Mitt Romney, the former Governor of Massachusetts, launched his second candidacy for the presidency of the ... 03/3/2015 - 9:22 pm | View Website
Mitt Romney Won’t Run for President in 2016 Mitt Romney, the 2012 Republican presidential nominee, won't pursue another campaign for the White House. 01/30/2015 - 10:14 pm | View Website
(RNS) The notion of America as a mostly white, mostly Christian country is rapidly becoming a fact for the history books.
“The U. S. religious landscape is undergoing a dramatic transformation that is fundamentally reshaping American politics and culture,” said Dan Cox, research director for Public Religion Research Institute.
Last week, PRRI released the American Values Atlas, an interactive online tool that compiles data about Americans’ opinions, identities, and values.
This story was reported and written with Sasha Chavkin and Mike Hudson from the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists.
The World Bank, created to fight poverty, has admitted that it’s failed to follow its own rules for protecting the poor people swept aside by dams, roads and other big projects it bankrolls.
By Mariam Karouny BEIRUT, March 5 (Reuters) - Al Qaeda's official Syrian wing, the Nusra Front, announced on Thursday the death of its top military commander, who insurgent sources said fell victim to a blast targeting a high-level militant meeting. General Military Commander Abu Humam al-Shami, a veteran of Islamist militant fighting in Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria, was the senior-most member of the group to die in the Syria war, an insurgent source said.
Indiana moved closer Thursday to banning a key exfoliant in cosmetic products, a crusade gaining traction nationwide to protect water resources from plastic pollution. Tiny bits of plastic known as microbeads are typically found in facial and more »