President Obama is the "most successful salesman for people having the right to bear arms in modern history." Or so says Newt Gingrich in an interview with Newsmax, in which he criticized the president's approach to gun control — noting that a "huge number" of Democrats, not just Republicans, also view the Second Amendment as a big issue.
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Paul BedardRep. Michele Bachmann, the Tea Party favorite in the 2012 GOP primaries, believes she could have gone all the way if only she didn't stumble over the biographies of two American icons: Elvis and the Duke. "I was right on all the others," she said of the hundreds of questions and issues she faced during the primaries, won by Mitt Romney. Bachmann spoke this week in...
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Mitt Romney is planning to attend the interfaith service on Thursday in Boston to honor the victims of this week’s bombings, joining a host of other dignitaries that include Romney’s former rival, President Obama. Romney, the former Massachusetts governor and 2012 Republican presidential nominee, was invited to attend the service by Governor Deval Patrick. It will be only...
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With the upcoming resignation of Pope Benedict XVI, "The Daily Show's" John Oliver on Monday floated the names of Mitt Romney, Newt Gingrich, Rick Santorum, Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.), and Texas Gov. Rick Perry as potential replacements -- provided Perry can remember the Holy Trinity: Read full article >>
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There were a number of reports yesterday regarding some excerpts from an upcoming book by Roger Ailes. According to Vanity Fair, there were some choice comments toward President Obama ("lazy"), Newt Gingrich ("prick") and Joe Biden ("dumb as an ashtray"). The comments toward Gingrich came about when Ailes was questioned about how to deal with Gingrich's widely disseminated...
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Mitt Romney, in his and Ann Romney's first public interview since the election, told Chris Wallace of Fox News that President Obama's harsh rhetoric has contributed to Congress's inability to reach a deal to avoid the sequester. Read full article >>
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The campaign that never was: Bloomberg reports that Newt Gingrich and Rick Santorum nearly teamed up in last year's Republican primary to take on Mitt Romney as a "Unity Ticket." The negotiations began in the run up to the Michigan primary. Santorum had just swept the Colorado, Missouri and Minnesota contests and was taking on Romney in Michigan, the former Massachusetts...
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Byron YorkMitt Romney is coming back into public view. This weekend the former Republican presidential candidate will appear on "Fox News Sunday," his first interview since losing to Barack Obama nearly four months ago.Read more on WashingtonExaminer.com
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Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., coming off a razor-thin re-election, is once again in the headlines after delivering a speech that centered on slamming President Barack Obama’s response to last year’s attack at the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya.
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The guest list for Margaret Thatcher's funeral Wednesday is out -- with, no surprise, plenty of American conservatives. The official U.S. delegation, with no top officials from the Obama administration, is headed by George Shultz and James Baker, who served as Secretaries of State during the Thatcher years. Former vice president Dick Cheney, Henry Kissinger, Newt Gingrich...
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