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Republican Candidates Participate In Debate At Reagan Library

GOP Rivals Focus On Flat Taxes, Smaller Government

On jobs and taxes, the top Republican presidential rivals are locked in a fierce game of one-upmanship. They’re all trying to outdo each other in offering the boldest economic plan for the campaign to unseat President Barack Obama next November.


Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain (L) and Republican Presidential Candidate Newt Gingrich (R). (credit: Stephen Morton/Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Gingrich, Cain To Square Off In 1-On-1 Debate

Newt Gingrich and Herman Cain will meet in what’s being billed as a “Lincoln-Douglas-style” debate sponsored by a Texas tea party group.


Republican Presidential Candidates Debate In Las Vegas

GOP Primary Contest Is Getting Nasty, Personal

The Republican presidential contest is getting nasty and personal. Mitt Romney’s rivals are seeking to tear him down less than three months before the leadoff Iowa caucuses.


Rick Perry Gives Speech On Energy Independence And Jobs At PA Steel Plant

Perry’s Jobs Plan Based Off Barnett Shale

On Friday, Governor Rick Perry announced his plan to help millions of unemployed Americans. At a steel plant outside Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Governor Perry said the answer is to take what’s happening in the Barnett Shale in North Texas — and recreate it in other parts of the country.


HANOVER, NH - OCTOBER 11:  Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) speaks while U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) listens during a presidential debate hosted by Bloomberg and the Washington Post on October 11, 2011 at Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire. The event moderated by U.S. television talk show host Charlie Rose and featuring eight Republican candidates, presents the first debate of the 2012 political season focused solely on the economy.  (Photo by Andrew Harrer-Pool/Getty Images)

Political Analyst Reflects On Perry’s Debate Performance

Tuesday night’s New Hampshire debate centered on the economy. Once again, Governor Rick Perry referenced his forthcoming plan to put people back to work.


Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney makes a statement as Texas Governor Rick Perry looks on in the Fox News/Google GOP Debate at the Orange County Convention Center on September 22, 2011 in Orlando, Florida. (credit: Phelan M. Ebenhack-Pool/Getty Images)

Romney, Facing Criticism, Turns Tables On Perry

Hours before he expected to fend off sharp criticism from his Republican rivals, presidential contender Mitt Romney turned the tables on Texas Gov. Rick Perry and called on him to disavow comments from an ally who likened his faith to a “cult.”


Texas Governor Rick Perry participates in a U.S. Chamber of Commerce summit on "the role of free enterprise in job creation" on May 3, 2010 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Perry Criticized Over Racial Slur On Rock

Governor Rick Perry has been called “insensitive” for not acting sooner in removing an offensive name from a hunting camp his family leased.


Texas governor Rick Perry  (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Gov. Rick Perry Joins Crowded GOP Race For President

Texas Gov. Rick Perry joined the 2012 GOP race for president Saturday with an announcement sure to reverberate halfway across the country as his rivals competed in Iowa for the support of party activists.