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Bush Denies Claim That He 'Would Have' Endorsed Obama Over McCain

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Bush camp is quickly pushing back on a British report Tuesday that claimed the former president had been so cold on John McCain's presidential cam...

Bush "Fox News Sunday" Interview: I Refused To "Bail Out" GOP (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Bush told Brit Hume on "FOX News Sunday" that he refused to "bail out my political party" by withdrawing troops "during the darkest days of ...

All a Dream -- Like Dallas

David Paulsen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Paulsen

"Why don't we convince the voters," he suggested, "that the Republican Party wasn't founded in the 1850s, but was born just last month, when Sarah Palin came on-stage!"

Bush Votes Early For McCain

AP | DEB RIECHMANN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Bush, who has been rarely seen on the campaign trail, cast his ballot for GOP presidential nominee John McCain. In past ...

Palin's Revealing Attack On Grassroots Democracy

Craig Newmark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Craig Newmark

Community organizing -- or any sort of genuine grassroots effort -- is a real threat to Bush, McCain, and Palin. On that level, people start looking at actions instead of words.

Framing Sarah Palin

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Democrats should stay away from the baby stories. They must resist the urge to comment at all on it. Let the media do the muckraking.

Romney Mum On Bush's Convention Role

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It's one of the more tricky political tasks the McCain campaign faces at this summer's Republican convention: how to successfully present an incumbent...

Bush Avoids Calling Obama By His Name

Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Bush was asked twice last week about Sen. Barack Obama. In response, Bush never used the Democratic presidential candidate's name. As it tu...

Social Security Privatization: McCain's Achilles Heel?

LA Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It was a spectacular flop: a president making dozens of fruitless trips around the country to build support for a plan his own party's leadership refu...

Sam Stein

At Bush's Last 'President's Dinner,' His Party Views Him With Skepticism | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

George W. Bush made his final appearance at the annual President's Dinner in Washington D.C. on Wednesday, delivering an address that symbolized, in m...

Seth Colter Walls

Rahm Emanuel: McCain Is In For A Thumpin' | Seth Colter Walls | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

House Democratic Caucus Chairman Rahm Emanuel teased Sen. John McCain on a Friday conference call with reporters, saying the notion that the presumpti...

What John McCain Told Me, and What it Says About How Far He's Fallen

Arianna Huffington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

At a dinner party in Los Angeles not long after the 2000 election, John McCain admitted to me that he hadn't voted for George Bush.

McCain Voted With Bush 100 Percent Of The Time In 2008

Progressive Media | Jason Rosenbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CQ's Presidential Support studies try to determine how often a legislator votes in line with the President's position: CQ tries to determine what...

McCain's "Miss America" Promise on Iraq

Moira Whelan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Moira Whelan

McCain is displaying the same plan as a candidate for Miss America to bring about World Peace -- he hopes that if he says it, it will happen, but more importantly, it might increase his chances to wear the crown.

LA Times Corroborates Arianna's McCain-Bush Report

Los Angeles Times | James Rainey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A report by liberal blogger and author Arianna Huffington that John McCain had admitted not voting for George W. Bush in the 2000 presidential race sp...

McCain and Me: Hero Worship Dies Hard (But When It Does...)

Arianna Huffington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

The way the McCain camp has reacted to my revelation about his not voting for Bush in 2000 is further confirmation that he is now willing to say or do anything, or sling mud at anyone, to satisfy his hunger for the White House.

Poll: Bush Bigger Liability Than Wright, Bill Clinton

MSNBC | Mark Murray | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Barack Obama's ties to the Rev. Jeremiah Wright could hurt his presidential hopes. So could his comment about "bitter" small-town America clingin...

McCain a 'True Conservative,' Bush Says

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — John McCain is a "true conservative," President Bush says, although the likely Republican presidential nominee may have to work har...

Bush Addresses "These Accusations That Bill Clinton Is A Racist"

NY Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Mr. Bush offered his thoughts not only on Mr. McCain, but also on the other remaining Republican candidate, Mike Huckabee, and the Democrats as well. ...