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

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 07.02.2014 | 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 07.02.2014 | 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...

A Wannabe President's Smoke-and-Mirrors Playbook

P.G. Sittenfeld | Posted 08.31.2013 | Politics
P.G. Sittenfeld

And the hopes for a Republican revival in 2016 rest upon... ? The answer to that question, according to a featured article that Politico ran at the end of last week, just might be Ohio Governor John Kasich.

Sabrina Siddiqui

GOP Presidential Hopefuls Split On Foreign Policy

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 06.13.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Two Republican presidential favorites painted starkly different visions on Thursday of American foreign policy, offering the first glimp...

WATCH: Bill Clinton's Passionate 1991 Speech Could Show GOP What It Needs To Do

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.24.2013 | Politics

In a rousing speech at a Democratic Leadership Council convention in May of 1991, then-Arkansas Gov. Bill Clinton stood before a crowd gathered in Cle...

2016 Speculation Spurs GOP Self-Reflection

AP | CHARLES BABINGTON | Posted 05.27.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republicans' search for a way back to presidential success is drawing a striking array of personalities and policy options, creating a w...

Mike Huckabee 2016?

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 03.20.2013 | Politics

Don't leave former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee (R) out of the 2016 conversation just yet. Speaking with Newsmax TV in a recent interview, the 2008 ...

GOP Losses Obscure Hidden Wins

AP | CHARLES BABINGTON | Posted 02.28.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republican angst over presidential election losses obscures the fact that many conservative ideals have prospered for decades. Conserva...

Rivalry Brewing?

McClatchy | Posted 04.16.2013 | Politics

Sens. Marco Rubio's and Rand Paul's delivery of back-to-back rebuttals of President Barack Obama's speech to Congress - Rubio as the Republican respon...

Norquist Dismisses Past GOP Candidates

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 01.28.2013 | Politics

Grover Norquist, the president of Americans for Tax Reform, told the Albany Times Union on Sunday that he has high hopes for the Republican Party in 2...

GOP To Governors: Show Us The Way

AP | KEN THOMAS and STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 03.27.2013 | Politics

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Looking for a new direction, many Republicans are turning to the states for an antidote to their 2012 election drubbing. Republica...

Why Republican Salvation Could Soon Be At Hand

The Daily Beast | Posted 01.04.2013 | Politics

The last few days remind me of the Clinton impeachment fight....