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Retiring Texas Senator Thought About Presidential Run

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 07.18.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Retiring Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-Texas) said Wednesday that she considered running for president years ago, but the timing wasn't r...

Rick Perry: How He Surged Ahead Of Kay Bailey Hutchison In Texas

Time | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Washington has always been bad in the eyes of Texas, but more so nowadays than ever. And so the Lone Star State's governor, Rick Perry, wrapped up his...

It's Day One For the Open Internet -- The Games Have Begun

Art Brodsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Art Brodsky

Net Neutrality is a complicated-sounding term for something very simple. Companies that carry your Internet traffic shouldn't be allowed to play favorites.

Gov. Rick Perry's Anti-Washington Rhetoric is Political Double Talk

Matt Mackowiak | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Matt Mackowiak

If you conduct a Google search for "Rick Perry" and "Washington," it turns out that you get 793,000 results. In the past 30 days alone there have been 1,116 news stories with the same search terms.

WATCH: Front Goup "Energy Citizens" Locks Out Real Grassroots: Why Does Big Oil Hate America?

Andy Wilson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Andy Wilson

Though the Netroots has gotten the message loud and clear: these are really just company picnics, not uprisings of real grassroots support

Palin Endorses Texas Gov. Perry Over Female Challenger

Dallas Morning News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin has endorsed Rick Perry for re-election, calling him the "true conservative" in a primary election showdown with fellow Republ...

GOP Worried They Could Lose Texas

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-Texas) is reconsidering a plan to resign from the Senate this year, a huge relief to Republicans who fear that a special ...

GOP: Imploding, Meaningless, and Run by Crazies, But not Dead

Paul Jenkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Jenkins

Beyond its regional concentration, the Republican Party's face is from another time. Indeed, nearly half of the Republican caucus is composed of Southern white men.

It's Not Because Palin is a Woman, It's Because She's the Wrong Woman

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

It's also a sad commentary on John McCain that his campaign has become all about Sarah Palin and not the candidate himself.

Report: McCain Pushed Woman In A Wheelchair

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On Sunday, McClatchy Newspapers published a story on Sen. John McCain's oft-discussed temper, detailing one incident in which McCain allegedly pushed ...

What We Will Learn About John McCain

Mark Joseph | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mark Joseph

If he picks Pawlenty, he's thinking long term, wanting to leave a legacy behind after he's gone, by picking a young, malleable guy who is conservative enough and will carry McCainism into the future.

A Woman's Place Is On The Ticket

Ruth Sherman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ruth Sherman

When it comes to electing the president, the better communicator almost always wins. This truth did not bode well for Hillary Clinton, nor does it look good for John McCain.

GOP Sen: Iraq Bill "A Bullet Right In The Hearts Of Our Troops"

Politico | Martin Kady II | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In the war of words over Iraq, Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-Texas) may want this one back. Speaking about a Democratic proposal to force Iraq troop w...