“The Democrats have used this tactic regularly,” an RNC spokesperson said.
Talking about House Republicans’ immigration principles.
Mitt’s biggest fans celebrate the triumph of Romney Republicanism in Pennsylvania, Oregon, and Idaho. “The Romney brand has had a real resurgence,” says O’Brien.
Karen Handel’s surge in advance of Tuesday’s GOP primary has stunned some Republicans in the state. “I have been underestimated my whole life,” Handel says.
“Jeb would be a superb president, but I think Christie would connect better — we desperately need a president to connect to the people.” The billionaire and major GOP donor on Bush baggage, Spitzer, and Cuomo.
Republican Rep. Tim Huelskamp was speaking to Newsmax TV Wednesday where he said Democratic Sen. Harry Reid was attempting to fan the “flames of hatred, jealousy, and greed” when speaking of the Koch Brothers and Mitt Romney.
Now she’s desperately trying to get the photo taken down. What makes it even worse, she says, is that she signed up for health insurance via the Affordable Care Act and loves it. UPDATE — 7:51 p.m.: One of the pages, Right Wing News, has removed the image.
The Republican National Committee also called for an investigation into the NSA’s “unconstitutional surveillance” program.
“You don’t commit 23 years of your life to someone to make a political statement […] They can get over it.”
Joffrey, Tyrion, and the gang help explain the convoluted Chris Christie scandal surrounding the George Washington Bridge.
“I have never met him and don’t know anyone in his camp, but I’m glad he’s thinking about us,” one state representative said. The holiday cards were paid for by the New Jersey Republican State Committee.
“What Parks did was courageous. What Mr. Robertson did was courageous too.”
“I will choke that illegal Mex cleaning in the library. Stop banging fucking chairs around and turn off your Walkman.”
Colorado state Sen. Owen Hill considered telling a Kenyan kid, “Well, you know what, we already have someone from Kenya as president of the United States.” Update: Hill says it was an “obvious joke.”
The Health and Human Services Secretary made some curious remarks Friday in response to criticism of the disastrous debut of HealthCare.gov.
Guess whether it’s a government worker or just a government name.
The government shut down on Tuesday, meaning that over 2 million federal workers won’t get their paychecks. Here are 21 national monuments, memorials, and programs that have closed.
The Internet: 1, John Boehner: -1000. Although now you have John Boehner’s head on Miley Cyrus’ body haunting you till the end of time.
Some Republican members of Congress receive their own share of government money.
California freshman Mark Takano whips out the correction pen to give GOP immigration hardliners “an F.” Update: Republican calls Takano’s edits “everything Americans hate about Washington.”
Another round of Republican men talking abortion leads the party’s women to reach for the antacid.
In a video posted to YouTube late Tuesday evening, Rep. Michele Bachmann said she would not be seeking re-election in 2014.
The divided conference unifies in the wake of Washington scandals — but how long can it really last? “I think there’s a little spring in our step these days, but the real test will be the debt limit,” says Hudson.
Illinois Rep. Ron Sandack was met with a booing crowd as he announced his support for the marriage equality bill there. He teaches them a lesson in awesomeness.
Opponents of gay rights spoke to a nearly empty room, while supporters had a standing room–only crowd. “We cannot be at war with America on issues of fairness, on issues of equality,” conservative Washington Post blogger Jennifer Rubin says.
Tough words from Gingrich at CPAC.
The gay conservative group had avoided taking a position on the issue in the past. LaSalvia cites a need for “a truly conservative voice” to stand up for marriage equality.