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Jon Ward

Conservatives Clash: Battle The Wicked Or Fight For The Needy? | Jon Ward | Posted 06.21.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The placement of a Barack Obama figurine in a urinal at a conference for Christian conservatives Friday captured why these gatherings ha...

Jason Linkins

RNC Touts Past Year's Progress From Grim 'Autopsy' In 2012 | Jason Linkins | Posted 03.18.2014 | Politics

Back in March of 2013, the Republican National Committee undertook an organization-wide wound-licking from its subpar 2012 campaign efforts, coming up...

Jon Ward

We 'Should Be Expected To Love People,' Says Conservative Leader Who Hosted Dalai Lama | Jon Ward | Posted 02.22.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- "'I write articles for The Huffington Post.' That's so boring!" Arthur Brooks exclaims. Brooks, the head of the American Enterprise ...

Jason Linkins

The RNC Wrote A 100-Page Autopsy, But Apparently Nobody Read It | Jason Linkins | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

Earlier this year, the Republican National Committee put together a team of experts to pore over what lessons there were to learn from the GOP's elect...

Jon Ward

GOP Sees Future On The Line In Next Debate | Jon Ward | Posted 04.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- It's been a bumpy few weeks for the Republican Party's Hispanic outreach effort. A Republican congressman referred to Latino laborers...

Howard Fineman

Rand Paul Offers An Answer To GOP's Biggest Dilemma | Howard Fineman | Posted 03.07.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Even many of his fellow Republicans dismiss Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky as a kooky libertarian crank. But as he has mounted a filibuster ...

Huffington This Week: Death and the GOP

Arianna Huffington | Posted 03.20.2013 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

In this week's issue, Jaweed Kaleem examines the ways social networking sites like Facebook are opening up the conversation about death, allowing people's profiles to remain even after their death. And Jon Ward takes us inside the Republican party in the wake of Mitt Romney's loss to President Obama, revealing a party grappling with existential questions.

Sam Stein

Huntsman Strategist On GOP: 'Alas, We Are Still In The Wilderness' | Sam Stein | Posted 11.29.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Jon Huntsman's comments on what he views as the troubled state of the Republican Party Wednesday afternoon raised eyebrows, not simply b...

Sam Stein

Jon Huntsman Sees GOP Future, With 'Libertarian Streak' | Sam Stein | Posted 11.28.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Jon Huntsman's run for president was widely anticipated but ultimately brief. The former Utah governor and U.S. ambassador to China urge...

Can The G.O.P. Save Itself?

The New Yorker | Posted 05.02.2012 | Politics

On February 10th, an eclectic assortment of conservatives streamed into a ballroom in Washington to hear Rick Santorum speak....

Ryan Grim

How The GOP Plans To Run The House | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans are preparing a series of changes to House rules aimed at reversing a long-running trend that has centralized power in...

Boehner: 'We're Digging Ourselves Out of a Deep Hole'

George's Bottom Line | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

House GOP leader Rep. John Boehner, R-Ohio, invited me to his "smoke-filled room" in the Capitol this afternoon....

Schwarzenegger Opens Global Warming Summit

AP | SAMANTHA YOUNG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger opened his international climate change summit on Tuesday by upstaging himself with an even b...