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Obama: ‘Some Members Of Congress Want To Make Common Cause With Hardliners In Iran’

Republican lawmakers warned the leaders of Iran on Monday that any nuclear deal they cut with President Barack Obama could expire the day he leaves office. The White House denounced the GOP’s latest effort to undercut the international negotiations as a “rush to war.”

03/09/2015

File photo of Jeb Bush. (credit: Andy Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

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

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal . ( File photo. Credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Gov. Jindal To GOP Congress: ‘Grow A Spine’

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal on Thursday had a tough message for fellow Republicans who were wrestling with how to fund the Homeland Security Department: “Grow a spine.”

02/26/2015

Wisconsin Republican Gov. Scott Walker. (File photo. Credit: Pete Marovich/Getty Images)

Gov. Walker: Protesters Prepared Me To Confront Global Terrorism

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said Thursday that his experience taking on thousands of protesters in his state helped prepare him to take on terrorists across the world.

02/26/2015

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Republicans And Democrats Announce January Fundraising Figures

On Friday, the House Democratic and Republican campaign organizations announced their fundraising figures for January as each starts amassing cash for next year’s congressional elections.

02/20/2015

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker (File photo. Credit: Andy Wong-Pool/Getty Images)

GOP Governors With 2016 Aspirations Love To Bash Washington

As they begin to shape their prospective bids for president, a group of ambitious Republican governors is eager to seize on voters’ contempt for that most dirty of political words: “Washington.”

02/05/2015

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) talks with reporters . (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Second Defeat For GOP On Homeland, Immigration Bill

Senate Republicans put Democrats on record for a second time Wednesday against legislation combining Homeland Security funding with rollbacks of President Barack Obama’s immigration policies.

02/04/2015

GOP Senate Candidate Jodi Ernst Casts Her Vote In Her Iowa Hometown

Iowa Sen. Ernst Promises GOP Focus on Americans’ Concerns

The new Republican Congress understands Americans’ suffering from the economy, health care system and Washington gridlock and will steer the country away from President Barack Obama’s failed policies, the newly minted senator delivering her party’s official response to the State of Union address promised Tuesday.

01/20/2015

Hard-Line Conservatives, GOP Establishment Battle How To Use Budget Against Obamacare (credit: Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Hard-Line Conservatives, GOP Establishment Battle How To Use Budget Against Obamacare

Republicans running Congress have promised to use every weapon in their arsenal to take down President Barack Obama’s health care law.

01/19/2015

Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) answers questions during a press conference at the U.S. Capitol January 7, 2015 in Washington, DC. Boehner discussed priorities of the new U.S. Congress, and the recent attack in Paris during his remarks.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

House GOP Tries To Regroup After Divisive Speaker Vote

House Republicans began the new Congress with old divisions on display Wednesday, bitter fallout from a failed rebellion against Speaker John Boehner.

01/07/2015

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