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WATCH: Arianna Discusses Newt Gingrich's Biggest Challenges

Huff TV | Posted 02.03.2012 | Politics
Huff TV

Arianna appeared on ABC's 'This Week' with Christiane Amanpour to discuss Newt Gingrich's recent surge in the GOP primary and the challenges he faces ...

Sam Stein

Bachmann: Deport All The Undocumented

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 12.05.2011 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) insisted on Saturday night that as president she would see to it that every undocumented immigrant in the country be d...

Paul Blumenthal

What Can Cain Do With Leftover Campaign Funds?

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 12.05.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- On Saturday afternoon embattled presidential candidate Herman Cain announced the suspension of his campaign amid allegations of sexual h...

WATCH: Cain Makes Major Campaign Announcement

AP | SHANNON McCAFFREY and PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 02.02.2012 | Politics

ATLANTA — Rapidly becoming a mere footnote in the presidential race, Herman Cain sent mixed signals Friday on whether he would abandon his belea...

Santorum Defends Health Insurance Companies

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 12.02.2011 | Politics

While speaking to a group of high school students in New Hampshire on Friday, Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum defended insurers for de...

Gingrich Makes Eyebrow-Raising Claim

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 12.02.2011 | Politics

Newt Gingrich made the claim that some people who receive government aid through the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program "take their food stamp ...

Huntsman Is the Only Electable Republican

Stanley Weiss | Posted 02.01.2012 | Politics
Stanley Weiss

It may not seem like it now but Romney will lose in Iowa and Huntsman will win in New Hampshire, eventually becoming the Republican nominee for president.

Voters' Values Compete With GOP Hopeful's Chances

Patch.com | By Alison Gowans | Posted 12.02.2011 | Politics

In the past, Newt Gingrich was not always the most pro-life of politicians. ...

'Sex Was Involved'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 12.02.2011 | Politics

Ginger White, the woman alleging she had a 13-year-long extramarital affair with Herman Cain, apologized to Cain's wife and kids Thursday. "I am de...

Cain Makes Major Admission About Ginger White

AP | By SHANNON MCCAFFREY | Posted 12.01.2011 | Politics

ATLANTA -- Herman Cain says his wife did not know about his friendship with a woman who says the two had an affair – or that he was providing he...

Anti-Romney Video Riddled With Falsehoods

FactCheck.org | Posted 12.01.2011 | Politics

The Democratic National Committee casts Mitt Romney as an untrustworthy flip-flopper in a lengthy Web video, but pads a long list of examples with som...

Cain: 'A Week From Now I Will Have Made A Final Decision

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.30.2011 | Politics

Herman Cain said he will make a final decision on whether or not he will continue his 2012 presidential run one week from now. Cain, whose campaig...

'Run Sarah Run!'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.29.2011 | Politics

A new political ad is urging former part-time Alaska governor Sarah Palin to reconsider her decision not to run in the 2012 election. The ad from the ...

GOP Hopeful Throwing In The Towel In Key State

Patch.com | By Marc Fortier | Posted 11.29.2011 | Politics

Gary Johnson this morning confirmed reports that he's basically throwing in the towel in New Hampshire given his inability to gain any traction with t...

Rove: GOP Candidate Faces Vicious Battle

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.29.2011 | Politics

Karl Rove predicted the 2012 presidential race would be vicious, claiming the Republican candidate will face a harsh election battle thanks to Preside...

Santorum Blasts Gingrich: 'I'm The One You Want To Take Home To Mom'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.29.2011 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum said rival Newt Gingrich is "inconsistent" when it comes to issues social conservatives care about. ...

Andrea Stone

Neoconservatism Isn't Dead -- In Fact, It's Prepping For A Comeback

HuffingtonPost.com | 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 ...

Warning: Political Ads Make You Stupid

Marty Kaplan | Posted 01.28.2012 | Politics
Marty Kaplan

It'd be a new day for democracy if political ads were required to include a disclaimer: "The scary music, Photoshopped pictures and misleading sound bites in this ad are tricks intended to manipulate you."

Bill Clinton Praises Newt Gingrich

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 11.27.2011 | Politics

Bill Clinton praised Newt Gingrich while explaining his recent surge in the polls. "I think he’s doing well just because he’s thinking, and peo...

Sam Stein

Cain: 'Where Do We Stop?'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 11.28.2011 | Politics

Setting markers for the legislative debate ahead, presidential candidate Herman Cain said he opposed reauthorizing extended unemployment benefits that...

Newt Gingrich Receives Key Endorsement

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 01.27.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — New Hampshire's largest newspaper on Sunday endorsed former House Speaker Newt Gingrich in the 2012 GOP presidential race, signalin...

Lucia Graves

Ron Paul: 'You Can At Least Let Sick People Have Marijuana'

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucia Graves | Posted 11.23.2011 | Politics

Ron Paul went out of his way to emphasize his support for medical marijuana, insisting that marijuana laws should be set not by the federal government...

Jon Ward

Gingrich Talks 'Future None Of Us Would Want To Live Through'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 11.23.2011 | Politics

Mitt Romney said his first trip, if he is president, will be to Israel, "to show the world we care about that country and that region." Romney did ...

Don Imus: GOP Hopeful Is 'A Fat Repulsive Pig'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.22.2011 | Politics

Radio host Don Imus on his show on Monday morning criticized Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich, calling the GOP hopeful "disgusting." ...

Key State's Senator Named By GOP Hopeful As Potential Running Mate

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.22.2011 | Politics

Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney named New Hampshire Senator Kelly Ayotte as a potential 2012 running mate, among other "terrific Republica...