Marco Rubio

Amid little compromise, Congress members left Washington in time for elections. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Unproductive Congress Leaves Town Early, Compromise Scarce

The most partisan, least productive Congress in memory has skipped out of Washington so lawmakers can make their case for voters to re-elect them.


Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) speaks at the 2012 Democratic National Convention (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Opinion: 2012 Democratic National Convention: Superstar-less And On The Defensive

What a difference four horrendous years makes. Thinking back to the Democratic National Convention of 2008 and now seeing what’s going on in Charlotte, North Carolina this week at the Democratic National Convention of 2012 shows stark differences. The Democrats have no star power and pale in comparison to the Republicans’ star-packed convention in Tampa.


Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's profile has increased on the national scene since his recall election win Tuesday. (credit: Getty Images)

GOP Strategist: ‘Sky Is The Limit’ For Republican Darling Walker

With the added layer of passion surrounding Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and his win comes speculation regarding Walker’s role as the hot Republican figure of the moment, what awaits him following the recall and if Mitt Romney and the Republican Party can ride the momentum gained in Wisconsin through the summertime stops on the campaign trail.


As Mitt Romney, right, decides on his running mate, Marco Rubio could become a viable option. (credit: Jessica Kourkounis/Getty Images)

Search For Romney Running Mate In Audition Phase

Mitt Romney’s vice presidential search has entered a new phase: auditions.


Speaker of the House John Boehner holds his weekly news conference in the Capitol Visitors Center at the U.S. Capitol on April 18, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Boehner: Difficult For Congress To Tackle Rubio Immigration Bill This Year

House Speaker John Boehner says it would be difficult for Congress to tackle Sen. Marco Rubio’s immigration bill this year.


Presumptive GOP nominee Mitt Romney addresses the NRA Leadership Forum on April 13, 2012 in St. Louis, Mo. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Romney Refuses To Give Hint If Rubio Is Potential VP Pick

Mitt Romney declined Monday declined to endorse an immigration proposal from potential running mate Marco Rubio. Romney said he’s considering the freshman Florida senator’s plan to help some young people stay in the country legally, although without the opportunity to become citizens, if they attend college or serve in the military.


Mitt Romney has a chance to learn from his primary mistakes in the upcoming general election against President Barack Obama. (credit: Rainier Ehrhardt/Getty Images)

Romney Assails Obama Ahead Of Event With Rubio

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney insisted Sunday that Democrat Barack Obama is a “president who is dividing America” as he kicked off a two-day campaign swing that will feature Marco Rubio, the Cuban-American Florida senator considered as a top potential choice for vice president.


File photo of Marco Rubio.(credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Marco Rubio Insists He Won’t Be Mitt Romney’s Running Mate

Sen. Marco Rubio insists he’ll say “thanks, but no thanks” to the vice presidential spot on the Republican ticket but suggests that anything’s possible in 2016 and beyond.


Tea Party favorite Christine O'Donnell looks on during one of Mitt Romney's stump speeches. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

3 Years Later, What’s Become Of The Tea Party?

Dead the tea party is not. Changed? Perhaps. But still very much alive.


Sen. John McCain called for Rick Santorum to exit the race for the Republican presidential nomination on Wednesday morning. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

McCain To Santorum: Time For ‘Graceful Exit’

Sen. John McCain says Rick Santorum should recognize “it’s time for a graceful exit” from the Republican presidential campaign.