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Gop Foreign Policy

Does Anyone Really Believe We Can Trust Anyone in GOP Field With Our National Security?

Robert Creamer | Posted 11.16.2015 | Politics
Robert Creamer

The Paris terrorist tragedy has once again put into sharp relief the fact that our president is also the Commander-in-Chief. Let's take a quick tour of the GOP field and try to visualize which of them we would truly trust to protect our national security.

Rand Paul: ISIS 'Exists And Grows Stronger' Because Of GOP Hawks

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 05.28.2015 | Politics

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) on Wednesday blamed the rise of ISIS on hawkish members of the GOP who he said were too eager to intervene abroad. Paul, who...

Rand Paul Clashes With Military Hawks In New Hampshire

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 04.18.2015 | Politics

NASHUA, N.H. (AP) — Rand Paul lashed out Saturday at military hawks in the Republican Party in a clash over foreign policy dividing the packed GOP p...

Ali Watkins

Here Come The Hawks: Foreign Policy Under A GOP Senate | Ali Watkins | Posted 11.06.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When Republicans take the reins of the Senate in January, they'll bring a new round of international hawks into the upper chamber. And w...

Senate's Newest Class Speaks Out On Foreign Policy

AP | DONNA CASSATA | Posted 06.24.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Fresh voices in the U.S. Senate are speaking loudly on foreign policy, a new generation of Republicans and Democrats who reflect a...

GOP Still In Search Of Identity On Vital Issue

Real Clear Politics | Posted 12.12.2012 | Politics

In the aftermath of the GOP’s electoral defeats last month, the Republican ranks have been roiled by debate over how to expand their appeal to a cha...

GOP Must Learn From the Global Sigh of Relief

Judd Birdsall | Posted 01.13.2013 | Politics
Judd Birdsall

The Republican Party needs to rethink its foreign policy if it wants to win support at home and abroad -- the two are interconnected.

Mike Sacks

Santorum Criticizes Joe Biden Over Foreign Policy, But Voted With Him | Mike Sacks | Posted 02.22.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- “I always say if you want to know what foreign policy position to take, find out what Joe Biden’s position is and take the opposite ...

Amanda Terkel

Russ Feingold: Electing A Republican President Would Pose 'A Threat To Our Country' | Amanda Terkel | Posted 02.21.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- America has largely turned its focus away from foreign policy and civil liberties since the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, according ...

The Republican Approach To Foreign Policy: Less Is More

Harvard Kennedy School Democrats | Posted 03.28.2012 | Politics
Harvard Kennedy School Democrats

Although foreign policy has not been a top issue during this presidential cycle, Americans must be wary of the prominent isolationist and neoconservative strains in the GOP. The future of American power is at stake.

'Ask Osama Bin Laden'

AP | By JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 02.07.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama on Thursday forcefully rejected Republican accusations that his foreign policy is timid and amounts to a policy o...

Michael Calderone

Conservative Pundits: GOP Primary Lacks Foreign Policy Focus | Michael Calderone | Posted 12.02.2011 | Media

The Republican Party is divided like never before on the issue of U.S. foreign policy, with rifts over foreign engagement, Pentagon budgeting and the ...

Cain Campaign Has Tech Error

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 11.30.2011 | Politics

Correction: The following post was based on an html formatting error on Cain's webpage that showed the United Kingdom, Russia and Germany listed under...

Andrea Stone

Neoconservatism Isn't Dead -- In Fact, It's Prepping For A Comeback | Andrea Stone | Posted 11.28.2011 | Politics

The Republican Party is divided like never before on the issue of U.S. foreign policy, with rifts over foreign engagement, Pentagon budgeting and the ...

Jon Ward

Militant Mitt: GOP Candidate Blasts Obama Over Iran | Jon Ward | Posted 11.22.2011 | Politics

The Republican Party is divided like never before on the issue of U.S. foreign policy, with rifts over foreign engagement, Pentagon budgeting and the ...

Why Michele Bachmann Won't Try Waterboarding

Posted 11.17.2011 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) and her views on torture tactics are being put to the test. During last Saturday's Republican debate on foreign pol...

WATCH: Jon Stewart Cautions GOP Candidates Against Facts, Sanity

Posted 11.15.2011 | Comedy

Jon Stewart was taken aback during the latest GOP debate when Michele Bachmann, Rick Santorum & Jon Huntsman seemed to display a few sane ideas. With ...

Michele Bachmann: Obama Was Wrong To Ban Waterboarding

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 11.13.2011 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann is accusing the Obama administration of committing "strategic blunders" that have hampered U.S. eff...

Elise Foley

Herman Cain: Arab Spring 'Has Gotten Totally Out Of Hand' | Elise Foley | Posted 01.12.2012 | Politics

Herman Cain said during Saturday night's GOP debate on foreign policy that President Barack Obama's reaction to the Arab Spring, the democratic uprisi...

Elise Foley

Jon Huntsman: 'It's Time To Come Home' From Afghanistan | Elise Foley | Posted 01.12.2012 | Politics

Jon Huntsman differed from the other candidates on Afghanistan during the GOP debate in South Carolina Saturday night, saying he believes troop levels...

Joshua Hersh

Lindsey Graham: GOP Presidential Candidates Need To Get Foreign Policy Critiques More 'Organized' | Joshua Hersh | Posted 01.08.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Top Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) says that his party's candidates for president need to get their foreign policy critiques be...

The GOP's Foreign Policy: At Odds with Reality?

John Norris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John Norris

How exactly the United States is supposed to achieve the GOP's lofty foreign policy ambitions as it slashes funding for the United Nations, the State Department, and USAID is a mystery.