The GOP Deficit Scam Will Never Die

For the last 40 years, Republicans have run as the party of small government and fiscal responsibility. But, after pushing a gigantic, deficit-busting tax bill in November and a gigantic, deficit-busting two-year budget last week, many are pronouncing the days of the fiscally sound, drown-the-government-in-the-bathtub Republican Party to be over. “It can now be said that Republican lawmakers care about the federal deficit only when they want to use it to bash Democratic presidents,” opined The...

Mitt Romney, favored in Senate bid, could take on outsized role

If Romney becomes Utah's next senator, many Republicans are looking to the him to take up John McCain's mantle as an elder statesman,...

Trump wants lower drug prices. Menendez's Republican challenger fought to keep them high.

The former executive chairman of Celgene Corp. is running for the U.S. Senate from New Jersey. WASHINGTON -- The Republican business executive ...

Indiana Republicans replace city council member who resigned over racist Facebook post with domestic battery perpetrator

The Republican Party in Franklin, Indiana selected a new city council member who was charged with domestic battery 18 months ago, the Daily Journal...

Rep. Francis Rooney: Parkland shooting is a game changer

Republican congressman from Florida on whether new laws or better enforcement of existing laws could prevent mass shootings.

Minnesotans Who Rely On Medicaid Fear Trump’s Proposed Cuts

The proposal would cut hundreds of billions of dollars to Medicaid over the next decade. Roughly one in five Minnesotans relies on the program for...