Do Republicans Even Know What A Tax Is?

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The Republican obsession with never appearing to raise taxes ever leads to some pretty strange policy choices.

Get Ready For Republican Silly Season

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The incentives are lining up for a pretty wacky couple of months in presidential politics.

Could A Defeat in 2016 Change The Republican Party?

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If Hillary Clinton wins next year, we could see a more moderate GOP emerge.

Is Jeb Bush Losing?

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Jeb Bush’s White House bid may not be doomed, but he clearly isn’t winning.

Another Republican Contender Bites The Dust

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The current field of announced and unannounced candidates for the Republican nomination in 2016 is pretty big, but it won’t stay that way forever.

Get Ready For Another Republican Tax Cut

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The Republican Party is still deeply committed to big tax cuts for the rich.

The Hypocrisy of “Pro-Life” and the GOP

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The GOP conducts itself as a party that stands for life until birth. Then, one is left to fend for oneself.

Did The Republicans Learn Anything From The Iraq War?

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Despite being an unmitigated disaster for the country, the Middle East, and the Republican Party, many in the GOP still don’t think George W. Bush was wrong to decide to invade Iraq back in 2003.

Lindsey Graham Is Why The GOP Can’t Have Nice Things

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., questions a witness during a hearing on the use of drones on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, April 23, 2013. Senate Democrats and Republicans challenged the Obama administration to explicitly spell out its justification for using drones for targeted killings amid growing concerns about unchecked powers of the presidency and Americans' civil liberties.  (AP Photo/Cliff Owen) ORG XMIT: DCCO108

The South Carolina Senator’s recent denunciation of the word “the” shows why policy formation can be so hard in today’s Republican Party.

Rand Paul Is Already Alienating the GOP Base

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The Kentucky Republican is getting into big trouble with his own party by consistently stretching the truth.

How Mike Pence Helped The 2016 Republican Field

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Indiana Governor Mike Pence did his party’s presidential candidates a big favor by backing his state’s controversial “Religious Freedom Restoration Act.”

Ted Cruz’s Journey Into The Wilderness

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The conservative firebrand from Texas isn’t going to be president anytime soon.

Shutting Down Homeland Security Is All About The GOP

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A fight inside the Republican Party is why it’s possible that the Department of Homeland Security will be shut down this weekend.

Is Chris Christie Done For?

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It looks like Chris Christie’s presidential ambitions are doomed.

Why Do Republicans Suddenly Sound like Democrats?

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The improving economy has put the Republican Party in a tough position for 2016, hence why people like Jeb Bush sound like Democrats these days.

What’s The Deal With Republicans And Vaccines?

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There is no evidence that childhood vaccinations cause autism or other mental health problems in children. So why are Republicans saying otherwise?