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Black Caucus would welcome two Republican freshmen

The Congressional Black Caucus has decided to allow two new Republican members…

Cantor plans run for House majority leader in new GOP House

House Republican Whip Eric Cantor, R-Va., announced early Wednesday that he wants…

Issa pledges earmark reform, investigations of czars

In a conference call with reporters following GOP Leader John Boehner’s, R-Ohio,…

Tearful Boehner calls election repudiation of Washington

The new House Speaker-designate, Rep. John Boehner of Ohio, broke down in…

Reality check: Democrats aren’t getting outspent by Republicans in midterms

Despite weeks of Democrats ranting and raving about dubious claims Republicans are…

GOP moving to strip Murkowski of committee position

Sen. Lisa Murkowski, who has launched a write-in bid for reelection after…

Sinking with Obama, Democrats plan political triage

When you spot the word "triage" in a political news story, you…

Are today’s Tea Partiers tomorrow’s lobbyists?

Will the “Tea Party” candidates coming to town next year on a…

Republican ban cuts earmark spending drastically

According to The Hill, earmarks are down 40 percent this year —…

Growing ‘independent’ nature of electorate is helping GOP UPDATED!

The proportion of Republicans, Democrats, and independents that turnout to vote shape…

As GOP power seems closer, should it discard some Bush economic policies?

With President Barack Obama’s poll numbers low and congressional Democrats’ ratings even…

Can Republicans survive their own success?

James Poulos is less skeptical than Daniel McCarthy that a return to…

Oil slick, joblessness may stymie Dems' rebound

Republicans are encountering some speed bumps on what they hope is the…

Bad news back home for Palin

A new Rasmussen survey suggests that former Alaska Republican Gov. Sarah Palin…

In Britain, a cautionary tale for U.S. parties

London We Americans may have declared our independence from Britain in 1776,…

Right-Tech is, finally, coming of age

As somebody who has been preaching for lo these many years about…

GOP should push tough regulation of Wall Street

It's not hard to predict how the coming fight over financial regulation…

Democrats reject GOP request to delay Liu hearing

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., said Wednesday he will not…

Harris Poll releases biased poll to help “centrist” author sell books

Numerous outlets, from FireDogLake to MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow and Dylan Ratigan, ran…

Conservative Leaders sign Mount Vernon Statement

Eighteen leaders representing the three major branches of Washington conservative political and…