Did Jeb Bush Just Blunder Over The Shooting In Oregon?

Individual gaffes rarely matter in the long run, but nobody running for president want’s the reputation of being a blunderer.

Why J-Law Is Wrong About Trump

Jennifer Lawrence is right to be worried about Donald Trump, but wrong in thinking that the problem is just about him.

Another Republican Contender Bites The Dust

Scott Walker’s decision to drop out of the presidential race shows the Republican Party is narrowing in on a nominee pretty quickly.

So Long Rick Perry

Rick Perry’s decision to drop out last week shows how presidential nomination cycles really work.

Donald Trump Is Never Going To Be President

Trump’s antics in the race for the Republican presidential nomination may make for great entertainment, but he still is never going to be president.

Can Rand Paul Still Win?

All the signs point to Rand Paul having already lost his bid to be the Republican nominee in 2016.

Do Republicans Even Know What A Tax Is?

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

Get Ready For Republican Silly Season

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

Could A Defeat in 2016 Change The Republican Party?

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

Is Jeb Bush Losing?

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

Another Republican Contender Bites The Dust

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

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

The Hypocrisy of “Pro-Life” and the GOP

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?

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

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

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