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Scott Conroy

Donald Trump Comes In 13th Place In Necktie Auction

HuffingtonPost.com | Scott Conroy | Posted 03.30.2015 | Politics

GREENLAND, N.H. -- It was perhaps the one competition involving presidential contenders in New Hampshire that Donald Trump had a legitimate chance to ...

Republicans Shift To National Security Ahead Of 2016

Reuters | Posted 03.02.2015 | Politics

By Andy Sullivan NATIONAL HARBOR, Md., Feb 28 (Reuters) - If this week was any indication, Republicans could spend much of the 2016 p...

Some Chris Christie Supporters Now Turn Their Backs

New York Times | Posted 02.19.2015 | Politics

He does not return phone calls. He does not ask for support. He arrives late for meetings. And he acts as if he has all the time in the world....

Scott Walker Goes National. (National Bites Back.)

Rick Horowitz | Posted 04.09.2015 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

Some people bask in the sudden spotlight. Some people get burned... ...

Marco Rubio Makes Moves Toward A 2016 Run: Report

Reuters | Posted 03.25.2015 | Politics

(Adds confirmation) By Doina Chiacu WASHINGTON, Jan 23 (Reuters) - U.S. Senator Marco Rubio is preparing to launch a bi...

Romney Hints At 2016 Run In Speech To RNC

AP | THOMAS BEAUMONT | Posted 03.18.2015 | Politics

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Mitt Romney told Republicans Friday he is weighing a third bid for president, one in which he would show more compassion toward the...

Republicans See Diversity In Their 2016 Hopefuls

AP | By STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 02.28.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Long criticized as the party of old white men, Republicans are seeing a diverse group of people step up for possible contention in...

GOP Victories In Midterms Weaken Democratic Bench Of Candidates

AP | MICHELLE RINDELS and NICHOLAS RICCARDI | Posted 01.10.2015 | Politics

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Lucy Flores was a candidate with a life story straight out of Hollywood — one of 13 children who grew up in a rough Las Vegas nei...

Scott Walker Tease 2016 Presidential Run

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 11.10.2014 | Politics

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker (R) dropped hints on Sunday that he is considering a run for president in 2016. Appearing on NBC's 'Meet The Press'...

With 2016 Looming, Jeb Bush Is Focused On Making Money

AP | By MICHAEL J. MISHAK and STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 11.20.2014 | Politics

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — While other Republicans considering the 2016 presidential race are openly laying the foundations of potential campaigns, f...

Mitt Romney Insists He Won't Be A Candidate In 2016

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 09.01.2014 | Politics

STRATHAM, N.H. (AP) — Returning to the same New Hampshire farm where he launched his last presidential campaign, Mitt Romney on Wednesday insisted h...

Conservatives' Hobby Lobby Win Could Hurt The GOP In 2016

AP | By JULIE PACE | Posted 09.01.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Conservative Republicans claimed victory this week in the Supreme Court ruling on religious freedom and the White House's acceptan...

Cruz Wins Straw Poll At Southern GOP Summit

AP | Posted 06.02.2014 | Politics

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Texas Sen. Ted Cruz has won the latest 2016 presidential straw poll at a conservative summit in Louisiana. Cruz took 30 percen...

RNC Changes Debate Rules For 2016

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT and STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 07.09.2014 | Politics

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Lunging for control of the GOP ahead of high-stakes elections, the Republican National Committee on Friday took steps to end f...

Jeb Bush Admits That He's 'Thinking About Running For President'

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 04.24.2014 | Politics

Jeb Bush is admitting what most political observers have already assumed -- the former Florida governor is weighing a 2016 presidential bid. Bush's...

If Marco Rubio Runs For President, He'll Kiss His Senate Seat Goodbye

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 04.02.2014 | Politics

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) said Wednesday he will not seek reelection to the Senate if he runs for president in 2016. Rubio's comments came during ...

Bush Decision Looms Over 2016 Presidential Race

AP | MICHAEL J. MISHAK | Posted 03.18.2014 | Politics

MIAMI (AP) — Jeb Bush gets the question at just about every public appearance these days: Will you run for president? The former Florida governor g...

Jon Ward

How GOP Wins In 2014 Could Set Up 'Rude Awakening' In 2016

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 03.13.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A veteran Republican digital consultant warned Thursday that a successful election this fall could set back the Republican Party's effor...

These Are The Cities Competing To Host The 2016 GOP Convention

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 02.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Three cities in the West and three in Ohio are competing to host the Republicans' presidential nominating convention in 2016. Rep...

Jon Ward

Bobby Jindal's 2016 Hopes Rest On Mantra: 'It's Not About Personalities'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 02.26.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -– Bobby Jindal isn't going to go away quietly. He made that much clear Monday. In the space of an hour, he reminded many Democrats w...

RNC Launches Into 2016 Preparation

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

The Republican National Committee has begun polling potential nominees for president in 2016, telling its supporters, "The battle for the White House ...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Scott Walker: GOP Fails To Reach Out To Poor

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 11.21.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) said Thursday he was "jarred" by former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney's infamous comments about p...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Scott Walker Rules Out Cruz, Rubio And Paul For GOP 2016 Ticket

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 11.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) disqualified several frontrunners and tea party favorites for the 2016 GOP presidential nomination on Su...

GOP Faces Major Obstacles In 2016 Calculus

The Daily Beast | Posted 08.18.2013 | Politics

Recently, I attended a political event where about 400 conservative Republicans gathered to hear an impressive parade of conservative congressman, gov...

Ted Cruz, Rand Paul Make Their Pitch In Early Primary State

AP | CATHERINE LUCEY | Posted 09.18.2013 | Politics

DES MOINES, Iowa — Two Republican senators on Friday were courting a group that could wield powerful influence over the outcome of the state's 2...