The GOP race for president is coming to a head very quickly. Yes, Newt Gingrich had a terrible launch. But that was, in political time, eons ago. Now, Gingrich is the last man standing. And if he keeps his mouth shut, he will be the GOP nominee.
Tuesday night, The Heritage Foundation and American Enterprise Institute will team up to host the nation’s next presidential debate -- this one focused solely on foreign policy and national defense because the next U.S. president in 2013 and beyond is certain to face a slew of deeply significant foreign policy challenges.
On Thursday, the team behind U.S. Rep. Ron Paul of Texas, making his second bid for the Republican presidential nomination, trumpeted polls of Iowa, New Hampshire and South Carolina that, they insist, show their candidate is building momentum.