Ohio Gov. John Kasich tried to get attention by being aggressive in Tuesday's Republican presidential debate, but a focus group in New Hampshire shows that the Ohio governor particularly rubbed voters the wrong way.
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Alex Pappas is a Washington D.C.-based political reporter for The Daily Caller. He has also written for The Washington Examiner and the Mobile Press-Register. Pappas is a graduate of The University of the South in Sewanee, Tenn., where he was editor-in-chief of The Sewanee Purple. While in college, he did internships at NBC's Meet the Press and the White House. He grew up in Mobile, Ala., where he graduated from St. Paul's Episcopal School. He and his wife live on Capitol Hill.
It wasn't Rick Perry-bad, but Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz misspoke during Tuesday's debate when listing the federal agencies he would do away with.
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal spent his time during Tuesday’s Republican undercard debate attacking his GOP rivals as big government conservatives while New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie repeatedly refused to respond to the attacks, pivoting to criticism of Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton.
Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum is suffering from “severe laryngitis” his campaign said Monday, but still plans to participate in this week’s undercard debate in Milwaukee.
As the focus of the 2016 race turns to presidential candidate Ben Carson’s biography, a super PAC supporting the former neurosurgeon is working to track down and interview some of the Republican's former patients for possible television advertisements.
Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson is standing by his claim he once was offered admission to West Point, though acknowledges the offer was "informal."
Bill Clinton, like Donald Trump, believes in a “Make America Great Again” campaign strategy.
In a late-night Facebook post, Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson acknowledged he doesn't have "Donald Trump's money or Jeb Bush's political network" but argued he does have years of "public service" experience as a former pediatric neurosurgeon.
Democrats are arguing "Trump-mania" led to their candidate's loss in Kentucky's Tuesday gubernatorial contest.
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Harvard Professor Drops Out Of Democratic Presidential Race: ‘The Party Won’t Let Me Be A Candidate’
The liberal Harvard professor Larry Lessig said Monday he planned to withdraw from the Democratic presidential race, saying the national party has implemented rules that keeps him out of the debates.
Donald Trump and Ben Carson — the two Republican frontrunners — support the Republican National Committee’s move to “suspend” its relationship with NBC News for a GOP presidential debate in February because of frustration with how CNBC handled this week's debate.
Harry Reid , the Democratic minority leader, said Thursday he thinks Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio should resign from the Senate.
Addressing Congress for the first time as speaker of the House, Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan said: “Let’s be frank: The House is broken. We are not solving problems.”
During Wednesday’s Republican debate, the punching bags were the questioners themselves.
South Carolina Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham used a number of memorable lines to stand out in CNBC’s economic undercard debate in Boulder, Colorado.
Republicans nominated Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan for Speaker of the House on Wednesday.
Alabama GOP Sen. Jeff Sessions says he is uncomfortable with what he knows about the proposed budget deal struck between outgoing speaker John Boehner and President Barack Obama.
Over the weekend, Donald Trump expressed skepticism about the accuracy of polls showing retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson jumping ahead of him for the lead in Iowa.
It was Mike Huckabee in 2008, then Rick Santorum in 2012.