Articles in Category: 'Ron Johnson'

By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: February 9, 2013 3:55 AM
WASHINGTON -- We may never know exactly what happened in Benghazi the night Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three other Americans were killed, but it's becoming increasingly clear that our response was short of optimum.
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: February 21, 2013 3:55 AM
One of the interesting things about recent elections is that Republicans have tended to do better the farther you go down the ballot.
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: November 14, 2011 3:55 AM

It irritates members of both groups when I note the similarities of the tea party movement that swept the nation in the 2010 election and the peace movement of the late 1960s and early 1970s.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: November 23, 2010 4:05 AM
 
With Republicans routing Democrats across the country on Election Day, speculation has been building throughout November that President Barack Obama will face a challenge for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2012.
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: October 23, 2010 4:05 AM
 

One of the constant refrains of the so-called mainstream media is that tea party candidates are blithering incompetents and weird wackos. They may do well this year, the refrain goes, but when voters come to their senses, the Republican Party will pay a big price for embracing them.

 
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By: Thomas Sowell | Posted: October 13, 2010 4:05 AM
 

One of a surprising number of old, well-established politicians being challenged in this year's election by some unknown newcomer is Sen. Russ Feingold in Wisconsin. In a recent debate between Sen. Feingold and his new challenger, businessman Ron Johnson, the difference between the old pol and new guy on the block stood out.

 
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By: George Will | Posted: May 27, 2010 12:18 AM
 
MILWAUKEE -- Before what he calls "the jaw-dropping" events of the last 19 months -- TARP, the stimulus, Government Motors, the mistreatment of Chrysler's creditors, Obamacare, etc. -- the idea of running for office never crossed Ron Johnson's mind. He was, however, dry tinder -- he calls Ayn Rand's "Atlas Shrugged" his "foundational book" -- and now is ablaze, in an understated, upper-Midwestern way.
 
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