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Gop Attacks

Method to Rove's Madness With Hillary

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 07.14.2014 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

The GOP isn't banking solely on piling dirt on Hillary to render her candidacy stillborn. They also bank that the supposed baggage that she carries renders her an astonishingly divisive candidate.

It's Not Benghazi, It's President Obama

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 07.07.2013 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

Some in the GOP aren't content to wait for that. GOP stalking horse and talk show host Mike Huckabee typified that with the outlandish quip that Benghazi will sink the Obama Administration before his term ends.

WATCH: Double Negative Attack Ad Supports Unlikely Candidate

Posted 03.09.2012 | Comedy

If any contender in the GOP primary race can be said to have surged ahead of the pack during the last few months, it's the negative attack ad. Account...

Some GOP Strategists Worry That Aggressive Approach On Health Care Could Backfire

Wall Street Journal | JOHN D. MCKINNON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republicans, seeking to regain political ground in the health-care debate, have launched a series of attacks on Democrats' overhaul plan...

GOP Women's Group In MD: 'Obama And Hitler Have A Great Deal In Common'

Huffington Post | Lila Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Godwin's Law proves itself again! This time from a reportedly prominent GOP group in Maryland, the Republican Women of Anne Arundel County (as ThinkP...

Chi-Town Activists? Joke Is On GOP

Robert Reed | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Robert Reed

Only someone with a sick sense of humor would deride activists who toil in Chicago's worst neighborhoods, dedicating time and effort to providing poor and disenfranchised citizens with a voice in the political and social process.

Obama On GOP Attacks: "If They Bring A Knife To The Fight, We Bring A Gun"

Wall Street Journal | Amy Chozick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Mobster wisdom tells us never to bring a knife to a gun fight. But what does political wisdom say about bringing a gun to a knife fight? That's exact...

Obama's Pastor Problem Moves Down South and Down Ballot

Daniel Nichanian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Daniel Nichanian

First North Carolina, now Mississippi. Rev. Wright has become fair game for Republican campaigners. The GOP willingness to use Obama against down-ballot candidates does not bode well for Democrats.

Race, Class, Values: GOP Attacks Obama, Possibly In Effort To Buoy Clinton

New York Times | CARL HULSE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senator Barack Obama is starring in a growing number of campaign commercials, but the latest batch is being underwritten by Republicans. In a sign th...