After being excluded from the last primetime debate, Rand Paul 's campaign thinks he will get a podium for this week’s televised showdown of Republican presidential candidates before the Iowa caucuses.
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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.
As Hillary Clinton scrambles to stop the momentum of Bernie Sanders in the Democratic presidential primary, her allies are ramping up efforts to portray the Vermont senator as unacceptable to the black voters she must win.
The drama among those who have worked on Ben Carson's presidential campaign continues.
The dynasty is divided.
Texas Sen. Ted Cruz — who has surged in Iowa with the help of evangelical voters — is being criticized by one opponent in the Republican presidential race over his tithing to the church.
Former Republican presidential candidate Bob Dole ripped into Ted Cruz on Wednesday, saying: “If he’s the nominee, we’re going to have wholesale losses in Congress and state offices and governors and legislatures.”
Conservative television and radio host Glenn Beck is expressing disappointment in his old friend Sarah Palin for endorsing Donald Trump for president.
Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin said Tuesday: “I’m proud to endorse Donald J. Trump for president.”
Ben Carson canceled campaign events Tuesday after four people involved in his presidential campaign were injured in a car crash in Iowa.
Since Donald Trump’s campaign announced this week that he will have a “major announcement and a very special guest in attendance” during a Tuesday rally in Iowa, the speculation has focused on whether former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin could be making an endorsement.
Donald Trump's presidential campaign says the Republican candidate will have a "major announcement and a very special guest in attendance" at a rally planned for Tuesday in Iowa.
Earlier in the presidential race, Ted Cruz and Donald Trump both said they liked each other. At one point, the two Republicans joined together for a rally outside the Capitol to protest the Iranian nuclear deal.
An 85-year-old attorney in Texas has filed a lawsuit asking for a ruling on whether Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz is eligible to serve as president of the United States.
Ted Cruz and Donald Trump, competing for the conservative mantle, duked it out over the constitutional requirements to be commander in chief.
Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson said Thursday he has accepted the resignation of his finance chairman, who has recently come under scrutiny for his spending practices.
Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz is admitting to "a technical and inadvertent filing error" after it was revealed he didn't disclose loans from big banks, including his wife's employer Goldman Sachs, when he ran for the Senate in 2012.
Phil Robertson, the patriarch in the Duck Dynasty television show, has endorsed Texas Sen. Ted Cruz for president.
As the war of words in the Democratic primary race escalates between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders, the Vermont senator is reminding people of how Clinton used to praise his views on health care.
President Obama’s call for “a new national effort” to cure cancer during his State of the Union address on Tuesday seemed familiar to fans of Aaron Sorkin’s “West Wing” television show.
The Fox Business Network on Monday announced the seven Republican candidates they have invited to their primetime debate in South Carolina — and Rand Paul and Carly Fiorina didn’t make the cut this time.