Topic: U.S. Republican Party
The new video by Sarah Palin's political action committee is a quick-moving montage of Sarah-backed candidates who won Tuesday, lots of flags, a roaring bear, and a glimpse of Sarah Palin herself. Not included: Christine O'Donnell and the other 'mama grizzlies' who lost.
11/04/2010 03:44 pm
The divisions the tea party brought to the GOP could cause trouble come 2012, says Republican pollster Bill McInturff.
11/04/2010 03:33 pm
Americans voted for change, but by running away from what we didn't like, not running towards anything in particular. If we were aiming for the center, we missed.
11/04/2010 03:05 pm
Barack Obama said he wants the Nov. 18 meeting with congressional leaders to focus on the economy, tax cuts, unemployment insurance, and passage of a new nuclear-arms treaty with Russia.
11/04/2010 02:14 pm
Despite paying lip service to 'working together' and deficit reduction, Boehner and Obama won't do much of either. Here's why.
11/04/2010 02:05 pm
Foreign policy is typically the executive branch’s domain because that is the branch that decides who the US negotiates with and what gets offered in those negotiations. However, Tuesday’s Republican victory, particularly the GOP takeover of the House and leadership of some key committees, has the ability to affect the US's dialogue, and in some cases policy, on a few key US relationships with other countries.
11/04/2010 01:52 pm
Write-in votes total more than 80,000. It may take until Nov. 29 for the Alaska Senate election to be certified, but for now, incumbent Lisa Murkowski appears to be the winner.
11/04/2010 01:06 pm
The problem for Republicans after Tuesday’s election is that Americans are opposed to Big Government, but only at a high level of abstraction. Translating that general sentiment into specific program cuts that are popular, or even tolerated, is the hard part.
11/04/2010 12:25 pm
The 2010 election signaled voter demand for jobs. The best federal response would be a GOP-Democratic compromise on energy issues.
11/04/2010 11:53 am
President Obama calls the elections a 'shellacking' for Democrats after a massive midterm Democratic defeat.
11/04/2010 03:04 am