foreign policy

Sen. Rand Paul speaks as Sen. John McCain looks on at a news conference on Capitol Hill to introduce a Republican jobs proposal to compete with that put forward by President Obama on Oct. 13, 2011 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

McCain, Graham Take On Paul Foreign Policy: ‘Worst Possible Candidate’ For President

Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., and potential 2016 presidential contender Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., teamed up against fellow GOP Sen. Rand Paul to label him “the worst possible candidate” for president, specifically because of his “isolationist” foreign policy.


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Romney: Clintons Think ‘They Don’t Have To Follow Their Own Rules’

Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney says he “just didn’t feel right” about a 2016 campaign and discussed several moves he wish he made and strategies he’ll pass on to the future GOP candidate.


President Barack Obama speaks about his recent executive actions on immigration on Dec. 9, 2014 at the Casa Azafran, a community center and home to a number of immigrant-related nonprofit organizations, in Nashville, Tenn. (credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Touting Foreign Policy, Obama Says Americans Are Safer Under His Watch

President Barack Obama is pushing back against criticism of his foreign policy, arguing that Americans are safer on his watch.


Chairman Sen. John McCain (R-AZ)(L) talks with U.S. Sen. Jack Reed (D-RI) before the start of a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, January 21, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Educating The Senate: Hearing To Give Rookies ‘World View’

Five-term Sen. John McCain is taking the Senate to school on foreign policy.


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Expert: Obama ‘Backing Republicans In A Bad Corner’ On Immigration

Since Obama has taken things into his own hands offending the GOP base, some experts warn that his actions could hinder Republicans in the next election.


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Rubio: ‘The World Needs American Strength’

Sen. Marco Rubio called Wednesday for increased U.S. defense spending and greater intervention abroad, positioning himself as the leading foreign policy hawk among Republicans considering runs for the White House.


Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., speaks during a discussion on the American family and cultural values." at Catholic University on July 23, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Rubio Positioning Himself As Leading Foreign Policy Hawk Among Republicans Considering White House Runs

Sen. Marco Rubio is positioning himself as the leading foreign policy hawk among Republicans considering runs for the White House, pushing for more military spending and greater intervention abroad as the United States confronts Islamic State extremists in Iraq and Syria.


President Obama speaks to the nation about his strategy to fight ISIS. (credit: Ron Sachs-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama Outlines Plan To Defeat Islamic State

Strategy will include U.S. led air strikes and the training and arming of Syrian rebels opposed to the Islamic State group. He promises no “boots on the ground” for American forces.


President Barack Obama talks on the phone with King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz of Saudi Arabia from the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, D.C., on Sept. 10, 2014.   (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Chuck Todd: Obama ‘On Precipice Of Doing Jimmy Carter-Like Damage To The Democratic Brand’

Chuck Todd warns that President Barack Obama could be on the verge of doing “Jimmy Carter-like damage” to the Democratic Party over his foreign policy.


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Ryan: Purported Beheading Reflects Obama Weakness

U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan says the circumstances that led to the purported beheading of a second U.S. journalist by the Islamic State group reflect a weakness of President Barack Obama’s foreign policy.