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An Independent Voting Chicana's Case for Hillary

DeeDee Garcia Blase | Posted 01.27.2016 | Latino Voices
DeeDee Garcia Blase

  Photo Credit: 'HRC' by Jonathan Allen and Amie Parnes   Key Swing Moderate Independent Voters Should Consider Hillary I was formerly a re...

The Parties Decide (To Implode)

The Huffington Post | Howard Fineman | Posted 01.25.2016 | Politics

Republicans and Democrats are dying brands. Evidence? They both could end up with non-members as nominees. On the eve of the first votes in the proce...

Disorganized Republicans Are Gearing Up for a Loss in the General Election

David Helfenbein | Posted 01.05.2016 | Politics
David Helfenbein

America doesn't need its local party bosses back. But what Republicans need are some semblance of party control. Why is this important? Because without party control, there is disorganization, which will make it hard to form a cohesive party platform.

An Impossible Dream -- Reflections on My Campaign for President

Fred Karger | Posted 01.04.2016 | Politics
Fred Karger

I returned home to Los Angeles exactly six years ago this month to prepare for a February exploratory trip to Washington, DC, New York and then a week in New Hampshire to "test the waters" for a possible run.

Reince Priebus Thinks The GOP Presidential Race Will Be Decided By Mid-April

Reuters | Marina Fang | Posted 12.16.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus said on Wednesday he expected the party to settle on a nominee for the 20...

Taking on Mike Huckabee With a Hard Hitting Commercial

Fred Karger | Posted 12.14.2015 | Politics
Fred Karger

Mike Huckabee would be a terrible president. Just look at his nearly 11 years as governor of Arkansas. Mike Huckabee is bad for the Republican Party. I stuck my neck out four years ago as the first openly gay candidate to ever run for president and I ran as a Republican.

Decades of GOP Anger Is Finally Directed Where It Belongs: At the GOP

David Paul | Posted 12.14.2015 | Politics
David Paul

There may be implicit arguments involved about what policies might deliver the greatest good for the greatest number, but the core undertaking is about using the democratic process to achieve and maintain political power. And over the past half-century, the Republican Party has played the game well.

The Political Bullet Trump Won't Dodge

Andy Ostroy | Posted 12.09.2015 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

This latest Trump controversy appears to be the tipping point in his unprecedented presidential campaign, finally bringing both Republicans and Democrats together in soundly denouncing his outlandish, bigoted rhetoric.

RNC Struggles to Find Proper Place in 2016 Race (video)

GVH Live | Posted 11.30.2015 | College
GVH Live

By Jordan Stephen The 2016 election cycle is likely to be remembered as the presidential contest that largely ignored the rulebook. For outs...

The GOP Tried To Be More Inclusive After 2012. What Happened?

Politico | Annum Masroor | Posted 11.21.2015 | Politics

Poor Reince Priebus. After Mitt Romney’s loss to Barack Obama in 2012, Priebus, the head of the Republican National Committee, touted his shiny ...

America Cancels Thanksgiving as Trump and Carson Still Lead in Republican Presidential Polls

Flora Nicholas | Posted 11.20.2015 | Comedy
Flora Nicholas

For the first time ever, The United States of America canceled one of the most revered federal holidays on the nation's calendar -- the annual stuff your face with turkey, get totally drunk and spend the evening belching and farting fest, known by its more traditional name of "Thanksgiving."

GOP Debate Demand: An Undemanding Debate

Rick Horowitz | Posted 11.07.2015 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

The poor dears didn't care for the questions! So now they want changes.

GOP Debate Demands: Major Problem for Minor Candidates

Kevin Price | Posted 11.04.2015 | Politics
Kevin Price

The decision of these candidates on how they will deal with the media might have much to do with how much longer they will be around.

GOP Candidates and "Gotcha": 'Please Don't Hold Us Accountable For Our Outrageous Behavior!'

Andy Ostroy | Posted 11.04.2015 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

Wah, wah, wah! That's the collective whining of Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus and several GOP presidential candidates complaining of unfair, biased, mean-spirited debate moderators and their "gotcha" questions.

Republican Wimpiness on Display

Chris Weigant | Posted 11.02.2015 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The Republican presidential candidates don't seem to realize it, but they're in the process of seriously undermining their own "tough guy" brand.

Softball

Jonathan Richards | Posted 11.02.2015 | Politics
Jonathan Richards

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Reince Priebus: RNC Is Still In Control Of The Debates

The Huffington Post | Willa Frej | Posted 11.02.2015 | Politics

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RNC Names Official To Negotiate Debate Terms With GOP Candidates

Reuters | Marina Fang | Posted 11.01.2015 | Politics

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Sunday Roundup

Arianna Huffington | Posted 10.31.2015 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

This week, the nation once again survived an onslaught of goblins and ghouls. I'm talking of course about Wednesday's Republican debate. Candidates, campaigns, and RNC chair Reince Priebus all chided the moderators for not focusing on substance. I assume they are talking about substance like deporting 11 million people, taking health insurance away from 25 million Americans, or pursuing massive tax cuts for the rich. Perhaps they mean Trump's tax plan, which would cost $10 trillion over 10 years. Or maybe it's Carson's "tithing" tax plan that would pay for only 28 percent of estimated government spending. If "substance" means forcing candidates to account for the real world consequences of their proposals, then perhaps the candidates should be thankful for the absence of substance. Because those consequences would be much scarier than anything any of us saw on our doorsteps last night.

RNC Suspends Partnership With NBC News For February Debate

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 10.30.2015 | Politics

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RNC Chairman: CNBC 'Should Be Ashamed' Of GOP Debate

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 10.28.2015 | Politics

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It's Time To Admit: Nobody Knows Anything About The 2016 Campaign

The Huffington Post | Scott Conroy | Posted 10.18.2015 | Politics

Before he demeaned, guaranteed and taunted his way to the top of the polls -- indeed, before the very first “Make...

The Situation Room, With Wolf Blitzer

Arnold Steinberg | Posted 10.17.2015 | Media
Arnold Steinberg

This is Wolf Blitzer in the Situation Room. And we have BREAKING NEWS. Three more Republican congressmen have said the Benghazi investigation is a sham created just to bring down Hillary Clinton. Live with reaction is Reince Priebus, chairman of the Republican National Committee.

Here's How/When Trump's Campaign Ends

Andy Ostroy | Posted 10.07.2015 | Entertainment
Andy Ostroy

One thing we know for sure about Donald Trump: he doesn't like to lose. He hates losers. He even has varying degrees of loserdom in his verbal arsenal: "major," "proven," "total" and "disgruntled" losers, to name a few.

New Hampshire Hits Back At RNC On Threat To Upend Primary System

The Huffington Post | Scott Conroy | Posted 09.29.2015 | Politics

After Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Preibus raised anew the prospect of overhauling the presidential primary calendar in future ...