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January 26, 2012

Tonight’s Republican presidential debate on CNN was the last one before the Florida primary as well as the last one for almost a month. That...

The debate ends. Winners: Santorum and Romney. Loser: Gingrich. Paul: barely there. *** On electability, Romney says the question is whether the US will become more like...

Newt Gingrich is striking back at a column by Elliott Abrams today, which revealed the former speaker had repeatedly criticized President Ronald Reagan during the...

The overly-anticipated release of Mitt Romney’s tax returns raises a variety of questions which the country would do well to debate. To begin with, why do...

Join us tonight as senior online editor Jonathan S. Tobin live blogs the Republican presidential debate taking place tonight in Jacksonville, Florida. So tune in...

Matt Drudge links to several stories and videos (see here, here, here and here) highlighting Newt Gingrich’s past criticisms of President Reagan. This line of...

A few weeks ago, President Obama released his much ballyhooed strategic blueprint, called "Sustaining U.S. Global Leadership: Priorities for 21st Century Defense." It called for...

I was so distracted by Newt Gingrich tearing CNN’s John King’s head off at the South Carolina debate that I didn’t even notice this pretty...

There’s an episode of the hit TV show "The West Wing" in which the president’s likely re-election opponent is asked why he wants to be...

In the repeat of a pattern that has characterized the Republican presidential race since last summer, a new batch of opinion polls show that since...

At the National Review, Mark Krikorian flags this revealing article from the Washington Post: Newt Gingrich isn’t the only one trying to beat Mitt Romney in Florida. Several liberal...

Optimists may interpret Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s call for new talks with the United States and Europe about his country’s nuclear program as a sign...