Sunday Mar 9
Tim Cavanaugh: Tea Party Less Dead Than Advertised at Cpac. Among ...
Among presidential hopefuls and prospects, the straw poll delivered wins for Kentucky Senator Rand Paul, who took first place with 31 percent, Texas Senator Ted Cruz, who placed with 11 percent; and retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson, a long shot with no political experience who showed with 9 percent.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
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CPAC's Conservative-Libertarian Split Could Be Hard To Bridge
Republican Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky speaks at the Conservative Political Action Committee annual conference in National Harbor, Md., on Friday.
Snowden Debated at CPAC, Conservatives Warned of Targeting
These were the words of former National Security contractor Edward Snowden broadcast this morning on two screens at the Conservative Political Action Committee in Oxon Hill, Maryland, sparking perhaps the most pointed public debate among activists assembled here this week.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
GOP's opposition to ABC nominee is just a bunch of sour grapes
All because Boyd Marcus - former chief of staff to then-Gov. Jim Gilmore and a longtime consultant on GOP campaigns - switched sides and worked for Terry McAuliffe in the 2013 gubernatorial contest.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Va. has history of opposing assistance like Medicaid
In pushing for a large scale expansion of Medicaid eligibility, Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe isn't just up against House Republicans who are leery of supporting a key aspect of President Obama's signature health care law.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Rep. Camp's Tax Reform Overhauls Child Tax Credit
With most press coverage of Rep. Dave Camp's tax reform proposal focused on lowering tax rates and reducing the number of brackets, a much less publicized but significant provision in the Michigan Republican's plan is a complete overhaul of current tax regulations dealing with the child tax credit.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Monthly GOP gatherings bring out unique group
One Wednesday morning a month, you can find Harrisburg's Republican elite -- from state senators to lobbyists, to the heads of several major business associations -- squeezing into a standing-room-only meeting a few blocks from the Capitol for an invitation-only, off-the-record briefing.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
FRONTLINE Wins Polk Award For "League Of Denial"
FRONTLINE explores how the perennial teen quest for identity and connection has migrated to social media - and how big brands are increasingly co-opting young consumers' digital presences.
Alexandria Chamber Elects Former Governor Jim Gilmore to Board
The Alexandria Chamber of Commerce on Friday elected former Republican Gov. Jim Gilmore, president of the Free Congress Foundation , and Matt McKinnis, owner of Fitness Together , to its 2014 Board of Directors.