Articles in Category: 'John Boehner'

By: Kevin Derby | Posted: April 3, 2014 11:41 AM
 
Surrogates are increasingly playing prominent roles in the Florida gubernatorial contest. Looking to win members of his new party over to him, former Gov. Charlie Crist had former state Sen. Dan Gelber out front this week, hitting Gov. Rick Scott for cutting education. The Crist team sent out an email from Gelber to supporters on Wednesday trying to rally Democrats against Scott on education.
 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: March 22, 2014 3:55 AM
 

A CNN/ORC poll released early this week finds two potential Republican presidential candidates from Florida are in the single digits while there is no front-runner in the field. U.S. Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., leads the pack with 16 percent followed by U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., right behind him with 15 percent. Gov. Rick Perry of Texas takes third with 11 percent followed by former Gov. Mike Huckabee of Arkansas, who moved to Florida after his 2008 bid for the Republican presidential nomination, with 10 percent.

 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: January 15, 2013 3:55 AM
In the 20th century, only two presidents shaped new governing coalitions that outlasted them. They were the only two men to appear on five national tickets.
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: February 7, 2013 3:55 AM
The House Republicans, in serious trouble with public opinion as they blinked facing the "fiscal cliff" over New Year's, seem suddenly to be playing a more successful game -- or rather, games -- an inside game and an outside game.
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: March 4, 2013 3:55 AM

Do we have a president or a perpetual candidate? It's not an entirely unfair question.

 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: March 11, 2013 3:55 AM

They're flailing. That's the impression I get from watching Barack Obama and his White House over the past week.

 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: June 21, 2013 3:55 AM
 
Steve Southerland's Farm Bill amendment might have erred on the side of a 19th century Dickensian workhouse, but give the Panama City Republican credit: SNAP, America's food stamp program, is eating the national budget alive, reforms are desperately needed -- and Southerland called it. 
 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: July 8, 2013 3:55 AM


Have you noticed that no matter how bad Congress's approval rating gets -- the missed deadlines, the missed opportunities, the eternal gridlock -- it rarely gets bad for individual members.

 
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