Steve Forbes on the Future of the GOP, Obama's Next Four Years and the Advent of a Gold Standard
.....I have come to some conclusions regarding what must be done if we expect, as individuals or a society, ever to see another good year again. First and foremost, once and for all, the Republican Party has to go away.
A pair of congressional Republicans reiterated their willingness to violate an anti-tax pledge in order to strike a deal on the “fiscal cliff,” echoing Sen. Saxby Chambliss, the Georgia Republican who suggested the oath may be outdated.
Nearly 100 Republican lawmakers warned President Barack Obama on Monday against nominating UN envoy Susan Rice to be his next secretary of state, saying she misled Americans over the Benghazi attack.
We always tivo Saturday Night Live & when Anne Hathaway did the opening monologue I couldn't believe it when Keenan sang about "writing in Ron Paul." Run the clip to around 2:20 to hear him.
Jon Huntsman reflects on GOP's loss: "We've lost the economy, we don't value diplomacy and we're missing the libertarian vote"
They burned through as much as $1 billion and failed to light a fire under the American electorate. Public recriminations are delicious to watch as America's boorish rich rag on each other. "Congratulations Karl Rove on blowing $400 million this cyc
A full three days after the GOP took a shellacking in the general election, as many as 19 reasons have been put for the by both parties, pundits and the corporate media as they grope for explanations.
Neocon Bill Kristol Admits Ron Paul Supporters Are the Future of The Republican Party
Joe Scarborough slammed the Romney campaign and supporting super PACs on "Morning Joe" today for "lying to" Republican donors about Romney's standing in the campaign.
Word has it that Herman Cain wants to start a third party and I don't know any gentle way to break the news to him. There were 28 candidates on the ballots throughout the states representing various parties or, in the case of Roseanne Barr, her own vRead Letter
George P. Bush, a nephew of former President George W. Bush and son of one-time Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, has made a campaign filing in Texas that is required of candidates planning to run for state office, an official said Thursday night.
FOR conservatives casting about for comfort, there are plenty of plausible reasons to dismiss talk of a crisis.
Were you actually wrong? (And if so, why, given the polls?) Or: Were you just trying to project confidence?
"New analysis reveals that in no less than five states, Romney’s margin of loss to President Obama in the general election was less than the number of votes received by Ron Paul in that state’s primary.
“I never thought that I would say this, and this is the first time publicly that I’ve said it: We need a third party to save this country. Not Ron Paul and the Ron Paulites. No. We need a legitimate third party to challenge the current system that we
Top Republican officials, stunned by the extent of their election losses Tuesday night, have begun an exhaustive review to figure out what went so wrong and how to fix it.
For me there was no doubt about the high point of Wednesday morning's election coverage. At about four o’clock I flicked over to Fox to see how the good folks there were managing their grief.
As we all know, Barack Obama has been re-elected for a second term. Right about now, Republicans need to ask themselves, “What went wrong?” How could Obama have won? His track record was abysmal. The economy is tanking, unemployment continues to rise
The presidential election should not have been a surprise. After all, the Republican Party is being killed by the following social, political and cultural trends:
Romney lost today to a guy who is overseeing a horrible economy, prosecuting unpopular wars, and who can barely string 5 words together without a teleprompter. This was the best the Republican Party can do.
Court-appointed Republican poll inspectors are being forcibly removed from voting stations in some Philadelphia wards and replaced in some cases by Democratic inspectors and even members of the Black Panthers, according to GOP officials.
'Tis the season where people retreat to their respective political tribes and attack anyone who dares to attack their tribal leaders, especially if one of them is seen as a hero.
President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney haven't just maintained an online presence via carefully crafted Tumblrs, Facebook pages, and Twitter accounts — they've heavily populated the sidebars of your favorite websites.
Could voters elect a president that lacks integrity?
For at least the past four decades, the American election process has been controlled by corporations and agents connected to the Republican Party.
Joan Stevens was one of several early voters at the polls on Monday. But when Stevens tried to cast her ballot for president, she noticed a problem.
Hurricane Sandy is helping drown media coverage of several White House scandals in the crucial run-up to Election Day.
Flip flop is a polite term for Liar aka they just tell whoever is in front of them what they want to hear.