Republicans

Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks to guests at the Iowa Freedom Summit on January 24, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Court Tosses 1 Of 2 Indictments Against Perry

An appeals court has thrown out one of two felony indictments against former Gov. Rick Perry, saying that the charge of coercion of a public servant essentially constituted a violation of Perry’s free speech rights.

07/24/2015

Republican presidential hopeful businessman Donald Trump fields questions at The Family Leadership Summit at Stephens Auditorium on July 18, 2015 in Ames, Iowa. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Trump Looms Over First Republican Debate

The billionaire has dominated the Republican race in recent weeks, and threatens to do the same when the candidates face each other for the first time on television.

07/24/2015

Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks to guests at the Iowa Freedom Summit on January 24, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Rick Perry Brands Trump Campaign A ‘Cancer On Conservatism’

Republican presidential contender Rick Perry branded Donald Trump’s candidacy a “cancer on conservatism” Wednesday in the strongest denunciation yet of the billionaire’s provocations in the campaign.

07/22/2015

Republican presidential hopeful businessman Donald Trump fields questions at The Family Leadership Summit at Stephens Auditorium on July 18, 2015 in Ames, Iowa. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Trump Gives Away Graham’s Phone Number

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has pulled a classic adolescent prank on a rival who dared to criticize him.

07/22/2015

Donald Trump (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Trump’s Self-Funding Will Keep Him In Race

Donald Trump faced an avalanche of criticism on Monday for questioning Sen. John McCain’s heroism. But the billionaire is getting no pressure at all from political donors.

07/21/2015

Rick Perry Discusses Immigration And Border Crisis In Washington DC

Can Perry Stand Out Without Signature Swagger?

Rick Perry still prides himself on being a Bubba. The former Texas governor relishes laying on the country-boy charm.

07/20/2015

U.S. Sen. Rand Paul speaks about medical marijuana during a news conference on Capitol Hill on March 10, 2015 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Rand Paul Returns To Texas For Rally

Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul is returning to Texas for a campaign rally where he grew up. Paul will be in downtown Houston on Wednesday afternoon.

07/15/2015

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Why Is The 2016 GOP Field So Big?

After all the announcements and speculation about who’d go first and who’s yet to jump in, one question remains. Why are so many Republicans running for president?

07/13/2015

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) after giving a speech. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Rubio Campaign Reports $12 Million Haul

Marco Rubio has raised more than $12 million for his White House bid, his campaign said.

07/13/2015

Scott Walker speaks during the Western Conservative Summit at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver, Colorado on June 27, 2015 in Denver, Colorado. (credit: Theo Stroomer/Getty Images)

Scott Walker Enters 2016 Race

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker announced on social media Monday morning that he is running for president, tweeting “I’m in.” He also released a campaign video at the same time.

07/13/2015

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin became a household name when Sen. John McCain announced her as his surprise running mate. Palin has five children: Track, Bristol, Willow, Piper, and Trig, who was born in April 2008 with Down syndrome. (Photo credit ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

New Sarah Palin Book Coming In November

The former Alaska governor and GOP vice presidential candidate has a new book coming out. Regnery Publishing plans to release “Sweet Freedom: A Devotional” in November.

07/07/2015

2016 President Campaign Hopeful Ted Cruz (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Cruz Campaign Raised More Than $14 Million

Ted Cruz’s campaign has raised more than $14 million since he launched his bid for the Republican presidential nomination just over three months ago, his campaign said Sunday.

07/06/2015

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