Topic: U.S. Republican Party
Of everyone in Washington, he’s in the best position to move Republicans and Democrats toward solutions, especially on jobs.
02/05/2010 03:14 pm
While movements like the tea party have fervor and anger, historians caution that such groups can quickly lose momentum and influence.
02/05/2010 02:36 pm
Economists see some optimism in the unemployment rate as well as in other employment data. But overall, jobs are still being lost.
02/05/2010 01:19 pm
It's not usually a good sign when your opponent cheers your campaign ad. But hey, the TV spot is getting a lot of free media attention for US Senate candidate Carly Fiorina.
02/05/2010 12:48 pm
Massachusetts' Scott Brown was sworn into his Senate seat Thursday, giving Republicans the 41 votes needed to filibuster legislation.
02/04/2010 08:28 pm
Senate Democrats have been consulting within their own ranks to develop job creation ideas. They want to pass a bill by Feb. 12.
02/04/2010 07:45 pm
Carly Fiorina, the former Hewlett Packard CEO who's running for a US Senate seat in California, released an attack ad this week, implying Republican primary rival Tom Campbell is like a demon sheep.
02/04/2010 04:48 pm
After a close vote in Tuesday’s Illinois primary, Gov. Pat Quinn has emerged as the Democratic candidate for that office. But he’s calling for Scott Lee Cohen, the Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor, to step aside.
02/04/2010 04:37 pm
Tea Party Nation convention starts Thursday. Questions and answers about the tea party movement and how it might affect the 2010 elections.
02/04/2010 03:20 pm
Senator-elect Scott Brown of Massachusetts is being sworn in earlier than expected, and it's not just to avoid a snowstorm. He'll be in a key position to help fellow Republicans block the nomination of a union lawyer to the National Labor Relations Board.
02/04/2010 02:45 pm