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Study: Conservatives Say They’re Happy, Liberals Behave Happier

Conservatives say they are happier, but liberals show more cheer in smiles, word choice and even emoticon use, claims a new scientific study

03/13/2015

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GOP’s Jeb Bush Working To Reassert Conservative Credentials

As Florida’s governor, Jeb Bush was among the nation’s most conservative state chief executives. He’s quietly embarking on work to convince the right flank of the Republican Party that he would be that same kind of conservative in the White House.

02/26/2015

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton responded to questions about growing U.S. income equality by saying that she and former President Bill Clinton are not like the “truly well off.” (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Clinton: Bill And I Not Like The ‘Truly Well Off’

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton responded to questions about growing U.S. income equality by saying that she and former President Bill Clinton are not like the “truly well off.”

06/23/2014

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney said that he supports an increase in the country’s minimum wage, noting his own break from many other Republicans who oppose such a hike.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Romney Says He Supports Raising The Minimum Wage

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney said that he supports an increase in the country’s minimum wage, noting his own break from many other Republicans who oppose such a hike.

05/09/2014

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Rand Paul Says Conservatives Need A Bold Message

Potential presidential contender Rand Paul says conservatives need a bold message to “hit those who haven’t been listening” and to keep their political movement growing.

04/12/2014

Four years after the tea party rocked the political world by ousting several prominent Republicans in Congress, the ultra-conservative movement finds itself with slimmer prospects as it moves into the new election season. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Tea Party Challengers Struggle To Continue Success

Four years after the tea party rocked the political world by ousting several prominent Republicans in Congress, the ultra-conservative movement finds itself with slimmer prospects as it moves into the new election season.

03/09/2014

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House Conservatives Rule Out Immigration Reform This Year

Conservative Republicans on Wednesday ruled out any immigration legislation in the House this year, insisting that the GOP should wait until next year when the party might also control the Senate.

02/05/2014

Rep. Paul Ryan says he was frustrated with conservative groups that protested the bipartisan budget deal he helped engineer.  (credit: Rod Lamkey/Getty Images)

Rep. Ryan: I Was ‘Caught Off Guard’ On Budget Deal Criticism From Conservatives

The co-architect of a new budget deal in Congress concedes the political accommodation is modest, but says it moves a fiscally challenged government “in the right direction.”

12/12/2013

McConnell is facing a primary challenge from a Tea Party affiliated group. (Getty Images)

McConnell: ‘I’m A Big Fan Of Tea Party’

McConnell tells Fox’s Neil Cavuto his earlier criticism was aimed at he group challenging him in next year’s primary.

12/12/2013

Having failed to persuade their traditional Republican allies in Congress to avert a government shutdown, business leaders fear bigger problems ahead, and they're taking sides with a Democratic president whose health care and regulatory agenda they have vigorously opposed. (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Some GOP Members Not Bowing To Longtime Big Business Allies

Having failed to persuade their traditional Republican allies in Congress to avert a government shutdown, business leaders fear bigger problems ahead, and they’re taking sides with a Democratic president whose health care and regulatory agenda they have vigorously opposed.

10/02/2013

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