Republicans

Texas Governor Rick Perry (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Perry Wraps Up New Hampshire Trip

Former Gov. Rick Perry is wrapping up a two-day trip to New Hampshire as he continues to consider another run for president. He plans to make a decision in May or June.

02/12/2015

Gov. Rick Perry speaks during the 2014 Republican Leadership Conference. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Perry Eyes 2016 Bid In New Hampshire

Former Gov. Rick Perry is returning to New Hampshire on Wednesday as he prepares for a possible presidential campaign. He finished sixth in the state during the 2012 primary.

02/11/2015

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (Photo by Andy Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Democrats To Hit Bush With Romney Comparison

Mitt Romney opposed the government’s rescue of U.S. automakers. So did Jeb Bush. Both worked in finance and backed the Wall Street bailout. Both are advocates of tax cuts that Democrats contend only benefit the wealthy and big business.

02/09/2015

George P. Bush speaks on night two of the Republican National Convention August 31, 2004 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

George P. Bush Seizes Conservative Spotlight

George P. Bush’s new job has nothing to do with abortion or money for private schools. But after barely 30 days in office, he’s already headlined high-profile rallies on both issues.

02/05/2015

Mitt Romney (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Romney Not Running For President In 2016

Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney will not run for president in 2016. He unexpectedly said that he was considering another campaign three weeks ago.

01/30/2015

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (Photo by Andy Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Key Romney Donors Move Toward Jeb Bush

As Mitt Romney decides whether to run again for president, he does so without several major donors who supported him in the past — defections all to former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush.

01/30/2015

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Perry To Visit GOP In South Carolina

Former Gov. Rick Perry is set to meet with Republican groups in South Carolina on Tuesday. It is his first trip to the state since leaving office in Texas on January 20.

01/27/2015

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House Heads To Vote On Border Security Bill

The House is moving toward a vote on a bill aimed at securing the U.S. border with Mexico, as Republicans seek to demonstrate that they can chart their own course on immigration.

01/22/2015

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Texas Legislature Opens With More Ceremony Than Substance

Texas’ 140-day legislative session is underway, with both the state Senate and House gaveling in around noon.

01/13/2015

The Texas State Capitol building. (credit: Jeff Haynes/AFP/Getty Images)

GOP Ready As Texas Legislature Returns

The Texas Legislature is rumbling back with Republicans set to tackle tax cuts, gun rights, education and immigration, while watching collapsing oil prices that threaten the economy.

01/13/2015

Jeb Bush

Bush Recalls Past Lessons While Eyeing 2016

Jeb Bush called himself a “head-banging conservative” back in 1994 when he ran for governor of Florida on a promise to “club this government into submission.”

01/12/2015

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (Photo by Andy Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Edging Closer To 2016 Bid, Bush Forms PAC

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush on Tuesday announced the formation of a political action committee designed to lay the groundwork for a 2016 presidential campaign.

01/06/2015

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