Less than a century ago, in 1920, Tennessee lawmakers ratified the 19th Amendment that allowed American women the right to vote in federal elections. The current drive by Republicans and corporate allies to uproot safeguards for privacy and women's rights undermines that legacy.
Instead of 'Legitimate Rape' Remarks, This Time Right-Wing Economic Policies Are Sinking GOP Chances
Unless Republicans repudiate Reaganite supply side (i.e., trickle down) economics -- which stands at the very heart of contemporary, Tea Party conservatism and is the only thing unifying the increasingly disparate social conservative, libertarian, and Chamber of Commerce wings -- they own this debacle.
"Not only has your Party endorsed your candidacy in the past, your ugly words don't belong anywhere in the Hoosier political
Priebus can cut off contact with liberal media outlets to protest claims that he feels are unjust; however, if he is truly dedicated to reestablishing the Republican Party, he could start by looking in the mirror first because as these examples show there is nothing the liberal media can say that will make Republicans look worse than their own actions do.
Republicans didn't get that with one word Huckabee confirmed the worst fear of many: Party members are brutishly trying to legislate women's physiology. And the resulting reaction from right-wingers betrays their inability to comprehend why the so-called "War on Women" framing is so effective.
The youth-focused arm of Crossroads, Crossroads Generation, reported raising $52,837 in the first half of 2013. Crossroads
"It's amazing that people think Todd Akin was the best we could've come up with," Rove said in a Fox News interview. "He
In an interview with Fox News Sunday, LaTourette highlighted the 2012 Indiana U.S. Senate race as a primary example, pointing
During the 2012 election, several Republican candidates faced backlash after making controversial remarks on women's health
Conservative Victory Fund, New Karl Rove Super PAC, Seeks To Block Tea Party Influence On Senate Races
No more Todd Akins. No more Richard Mourdocks. No more Republican primaries that produce divisive, gaffe-spewing GOP candidates
Critical reflections about the GOP's shortcomings have been commonplace in the wake of the 2012 elections. Barbour's comments
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. -- It's way past time: House Republicans need to stop talking about rape. Read more on Politico
In Missouri, Todd Akin ... was asked by a local news source about rape and he said, "Look, in a legitimate rape situation
What's most damning to Scott Brown's future prospects isn't the margin of his defeat. It's the campaign he ran and the issues he stood for.