GOP polls show big gains for Newt Gingrich, ranking ahead of or even with Mitt Romney. One of the GOP polls cites Gingrich's 'amazing comeback.' The other notes he would lose to Obama in a head-to-head matchup.
Chelsea Clinton, the daughter of the former president and the current secretary of State, will work on stories for the 'Making a Difference' series. Chelsea Clinton will be a special correspondent on NBC's 'Nightly News.'
Public Opinion Strategies pollster Neil Newhouse and Momentum Analysis president Margie Omero found so-called Walmart moms smarting from pain in the pocketbook - and frustrated by a lack of discernible help from Congress and President Obama.
The Obama administration announced on Thursday it was delaying construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, a proposed Canadian project so rich in promised jobs, tax revenues, and oil imports that its approval seemed assure. But the proposal to bring crude oil from Alberta’s tar sands to refineries in Texas involved a pipeline traversing America’s heartland, including an environmentally sensitive region atop the vital Ogallala aquifer. Delaying the project to examine an alternative route around the aquifer appears the safest political move for the moment, though it won’t give President Obama immunity from criticism. Here is some background on the pipeline project.
Rick Perry floundered during Wednesday night's GOP presidential debate and has analysts wondering if it's all over for his campaign. Some financial supporters are having second thoughts.
A gender gap is a common problem for Republican presidential nominees. Allegations of sexual harassment and impropriety against Herman Cain would hardly help him win over women voters.
It's unlikely that a third-party run by Ron Paul would garner significant support. But it could be a factor in the overall election, much like Ross Perot's run was in 1992.