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Republican Majority

PaulitiFact's 10 Top Lies of 2013

Paul Abrams | Posted 02.27.2014 | Politics
Paul Abrams

Well, another year has passed with political lies spewing forth faster than stink on you-know-what.

The Election One Month Later: Barack Obama and the Politics of Realignment

Jerome Karabel | Posted 02.05.2013 | Politics
Jerome Karabel

Forty four percent of all Democratic votes come from minorities, compared to just 11 percent of Republican votes. With the minority vote destined to play an ever-growing role in American politics, the "Southern strategy"­ -- the foundation of Republican dominance for the quarter century between 1968 and 1992 -- ­is dead.

Election Results Shows Fatal Flaw in GOP's Extreme Social Agenda

Susan Bevan | Posted 01.12.2013 | Politics
Susan Bevan

During the closing months of this election, it seemed as if not a week went by without another extreme GOP candidate making bizarre and ignorant comments on reproductive health issues.

Tyler Kingkade

North Carolina Advances Gay Marriage Ban Without Public Notice

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 03.11.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A constitutional ban on same-sex marriage moved a step closer to becoming a reality on Monday in North Carolina. The state House of Repr...

GOP: Do as We Say, Not as We Did

Rick Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

Eric Cantor is a member of the GOP leadership team in the House. He is not known as the brains of that team. He is, however, clearly its smirk.

The Test

Edward Flattau | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Edward Flattau

The environmental tests ahead will not be easy for President Obama, but he can pass with flying colors if he chooses to do the right thing.

What Voters Expect of a GOP Majority

Brent McGoldrick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Brent McGoldrick

In the last week, polling junkies and reporters alike have been delving into a fresh batch of post- Labor Day polls and debating just how big of a majority the Republicans will win in the House of Representatives in November.