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Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX)(2nd-R) is flanked by House Repulicans while speaking about Obamacare during a news conference on Capitol Hill, September 19, 2013 in Washington, D.C. Sen. Cruz spoke about Republican efforts to repeal Obamacare. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

GOP Governors Don’t See ‘Obamacare’ Going Away

While Republicans in Congress shout, “Repeal Obamacare,” GOP governors in many states have quietly accepted the law’s major Medicaid expansion. Even if their party wins control of the Senate in the upcoming elections, they just don’t see the law going away.

10/20/2014

File photo of former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

W on Jeb Bush: ‘I Think He Wants To Be President’

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush wants to be president. That’s according to his brother, former President George W. Bush, who recently encouraged him to enter the 2016 presidential race during a private conversation at an event honoring veterans.

10/02/2014

Bob FitzSimmonds' comment on Facebook. (Credit: Facebook)

Report: Virginia GOP Official Resigns Over Facebook Muslim Comment

A Virginia GOP official reportedly resigned from his position after questioning on social media whether Muslims contributed anything to America.

08/07/2014

The Internal Revenue Service Building (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Treadwell Joins Call To Abolish IRS

Republican U.S. Senate hopeful Mead Treadwell says the IRS should be abolished.

07/17/2014

File photo of President Barack Obama. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Border Surge Overwhelming, Officials Tell Congress

Tens of thousands of children streaming from chaotic Central American nations to the U.S. border have overwhelmed the government’s ability to respond, senior Obama administration officials testified Wednesday as they urged senators to agree to the president’s emergency spending request for the crisis.

07/09/2014

File photo of a doctor examining a patient. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Republicans Announce Special Session on Medicaid

Virginia Republican legislative leaders are scheduling a special session in September to debate whether to expand Medicaid eligibility, something GOP lawmakers have already made clear they oppose.

07/09/2014

Speaker of the House John Boehner, R-Ohio, speaks during his weekly news conference March 26, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Boehner Says He’s ‘All In’ To Remain As Speaker

Days after House Republicans overhauled much of their leadership team, House Speaker John Boehner said Tuesday that he’s “all in” to remain as speaker in the new Congress that will meet next year.

06/24/2014

House Republican Whip, Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA), leaves a meeting of the House Republican conference June 18, 2014 at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

House GOP Elects Kevin McCarthy Majority Leader

Rep. Kevin McCarthy of California, a former aide elected to Congress in his own right less than eight years ago, won election as House majority leader Thursday.

06/19/2014

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GOP Hopefuls For 2016 Presidential Race Talk Of Unifying Party

Three possible Republican candidates for the 2016 presidential race were in Iowa on Saturday to offer their prescriptions for uniting the GOP

06/14/2014

Republican Mitt Romney criticized President Barack Obama's handling of foreign policy, telling financial backers at his annual conference Friday that everything the nation fought for during the lengthy Iraq war could vanish.  (Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Romney: All Gains Made In Iraq War On The Cusp Of ‘Vanishing’

Republican Mitt Romney criticized President Barack Obama’s handling of foreign policy, telling financial backers at his annual conference Friday that everything the nation fought for during the lengthy Iraq war could vanish.

06/13/2014

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