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