Chris Christie Losing Donors And Support

By: Friday February 20, 2015 8:15 am

The POLITICO Caucus: Christie slips from first tier http://t.co/8nDQBwNnz2 pic.twitter.com/9OBNJyAObi — POLITICO 2016 (@politico2016) February 20, 2015 New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has been a having a tough time in recent weeks. First he spent time in London explaining and re-explaining his stance on childhood vaccinations only to then face scrutiny over his history of [...]

Working Families Party Votes To Urge Elizabeth Warren To Run For President

By: Monday February 9, 2015 8:33 am

#TNTweeters #ElizabethWarren backers fund poll stoking @HillaryClinton doubts http://t.co/zNZAK215TM via @POLITICO pic.twitter.com/wu4DyAcDH9" — Rosario Cardoza (@cardoza_rosario) January 30, 2015 Not everyone is ready for Hillary Clinton. The Working Families Party of New York voted to encourage Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren to enter the 2016 race for president. The Working Families Party joins an array of left [...]

Chris Christie Facing New Criminal Investigation Related To Fired Prosecutor

By: Friday February 6, 2015 9:18 am

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has not been having a good week. While traveling aboard he stoked controversy by pandering to the anti-vaccination crowd and was exposed as wasting taxpayer money on extravagant travel that put him in potentially compromising positions with firms that had business before the state. Now it has been revealed that [...]

Mitt Romney Not Running For President

By: Friday January 30, 2015 10:11 am

No, Mitt Romney isn't running for president, despite multiple reports to the contrary: http://t.co/jgQWeOpbn4 pic.twitter.com/Xwldlbz80u — Poynter (@Poynter) January 30, 2015 Put the brakes on the bland wagon. Today Mitt Romney announced he will not be a candidate for president in 2016 saying “After putting considerable thought into making another run for president, I’ve decided it [...]

Koch And Friends Pledge To Spend Almost $1 Billion On 2016 Races

By: Tuesday January 27, 2015 7:15 am

#Koch brothers spending versus #union spending. There's really no comparison — the Kochs outspend everyone. pic.twitter.com/e1nPrrPJDh — #BoycottKoch (@GoodbyeKoch) January 19, 2015 Just as Republicans attempted to opportunistically use wealth inequality as an issue against Democrats news breaks that the Koch brothers and their comrades plan to spend nearly $1 billion on the 2016 elections. [...]

The 2016 Koch Primary Begins: GOP Candidates Audition In Palm Springs

By: Tuesday January 20, 2015 9:32 am

4 GOP hopefuls expected to attend Koch event http://t.co/C31Nv3FiBw | Photos: AP/Getty pic.twitter.com/O8J7LKAWJ2 — POLITICO (@politico) January 20, 2015 With the 2016 presidential race heating up GOP hopefuls are auditioning for the ruling donor class. No family is more important within that class than the Koch family led by Charles and David Koch of Koch [...]

Mitt Romney Finding Little Support For 2016 Run

By: Thursday January 15, 2015 7:01 am

Former Massachusetts Governor and presidential candidate Mitt Romney announced to supporters that he was exploring a run for president of the United States in the upcoming 2016 election. While it is not unprecedented for someone who lost the presidential race as the party’s nominee to gain the nomination again it is rare. The view is, [...]

Jeb Bush Moves Ever Closer To Presidential Run

By: Friday January 9, 2015 10:24 am

Great to see PNAC back in the news! I'd forgotten Jeb was an original PNAC signer. Maybe I've been too hard on him… http://t.co/y6yVTtjBEb — Bill Kristol (@BillKristol) January 6, 2015 It’s that time again, another Bush is preparing to run for president. The recent moves by former Governor of Florida John Ellis “Jeb” Bush leave [...]

Saban And Adelson Discuss 2016 Election And Ensuring US Support For Israel

By: Monday November 10, 2014 7:53 am

Two billionaires – one aligned with the Democratic Party, one aligned with the Republican Party – had a surprisingly frank discussion Sunday before the Israeli-American Council. The billionaires, Sheldon Adelson and Haim Saban, support different parties but both agree that the US must be closely aligned with Israel and feel President Obama has not done [...]

Secret Emails Show Lack Of Support For Hillary Clinton Among Democratic Activists

By: Friday September 19, 2014 7:58 am

According to secret emails reviewed by The Hill, some influential Democratic Party members are less than enthused about the prospect of Hillary Clinton becoming president. The Google group called “Gamechanger Salon,” hosts 1,500 Democratic Party aligned operatives in activism and media. A years worth of emails revealed “significant dissatisfaction” with Hillary Clinton. The group includes [...]

Former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell & Wife Convicted On Public Corruption Charges

By: Friday September 5, 2014 5:07 am

Once considered a presidential contender and future leader of the Republican Party, former Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell was found guilty Thursday on 11 counts of public corruption. Both McDonnell and his wife Maureen were convicted of selling access to the office of the governor in exchange for gifts and money. Maureen McDonnell was only convicted [...]

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