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 [...]

Chris Christie And Scott Walker Facing Criminal Investigations

By: Friday June 20, 2014 10:14 am

The field for the 2016 Republican presidential primary is hemorrhaging moderates. Both New Jersey Republican Governor Chris Christie and Wisconsin Republican Governor Scott Walker are facing criminal investigations that could knock them out of the presidential race or even end their careers. According to the Associated Press, Governor Scott Walker is being investigated by prosecutors [...]

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor Defeated In Primary

By: Wednesday June 11, 2014 6:00 am

For the first time since the position was created in 1899 a sitting Majority Leader of the House of Representatives has been defeated in a party primary. Eric Cantor was soundly defeated last night in Virginia’s 7th congressional district Republican primary by David Brat, a conservative college professor who represented the Tea Party wing of [...]

Wall Street Republicans Looking To Support Hillary Clinton In 2016

By: Monday April 28, 2014 10:19 am

Now that New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has been severely damaged by the Bridgegate scandal, Republicans on Wall Street are desperately searching for a candidate they can count on to do their bidding in 2016. With a distrust for Senator Ted Cruz or Senator Rand Paul to follow orders, some are hoping former Florida Governor [...]

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