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2012 presidential election

Mitt Romney

Perhaps the most striking element of a vexing election year has been how many partisans on both sides of the aisle appear to have edited...
Donald Trump

If Donald Trump didn’t have enough going for him in this wacky primary season, it appears that Mitt Romney has provided even more fodder for...

The Washington Post’s Michael Gerson has an excellent column eviscerating Donald Trump, who earlier this week announced he was running for the Republican presidential nomination. Mr....
Rick Perry tries again to win his party's presidential nomination.

As the candidates for the 2016 race announce one by one, it’s clear that those who announced early got more mileage out of the formal...

If you went to central casting looking for someone who could earnestly defend Bill and Hillary Clinton’s shady financial claims, you could hardly do better...

There were several reasons that Republican primary debates have had such an impact in the last couple of election cycles for those seeking the GOP...

You can learn a lot by running for vice president. Especially if you weren’t a vanquished opponent who tried to win the nomination but simply...

If you want to pick a moment when Chris Christie’s star was at its brightest, the New Jersey governor’s first term had a wealth of...

Back in 2011, Democrats were up in arms about a proposal being floated by Republicans in the Pennsylvania Legislature that would have split the state’s...

During the last few months of the 2012 presidential election, I took a leave of absence in order to work for Mitt Romney, after having...

A year away from the first primaries in 2016 and without having actually declared for the presidency, Mitt Romney appears to be in full campaign...

On the occasion of its tenth anniversary in 2006, Slate invited some of its critics to temper the “self-congratulation” with some humbling criticism. Jonah Goldberg’s...