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Iowa Republicans brace for record-setting presidential field

It’s the more, the merrier for Republican presidential hopefuls in Iowa.

Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee returned to the race on Tuesday.

He won the Iowa Caucuses back in 2008. 294 more words


And, Jenner is a Republican too!

I’ll admit that I have yet to watch the Bruce Jenner interview with Diane Sawyer that is making headlines today.  I am very burned out on trans issues and mostly I yawn when I hear of a news story.   654 more words


A Breakdown of Who's Running for President in 2016!

“BW” sent this link! Thanks BW for the information. It gives an analysis of who is, or will announce, they are running for president in 2016. 34 more words

Jeb Bush Doesn't Have an Aura of Inevitability. And that's Fine.

Nicholas Confessore–who in the past, has written for non-right wing rags like Salon, Washington Monthly, and The American Prospect, and who therefore may not be the most unbiased soul in the world when it comes to writing about Republicans–co-authored… 646 more words

"Religion Won't Save Cruz's White House Bid": Evangelical Appeal Only Takes You So Far

Given that Ted Cruz formally announced his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination in the most overtly religious way possible, pollsters, pundits, and the public will quickly begin to speculate about the role of faith in the 2016 GOP nominating contest. 786 more words


“And he is Us?”

Yes, that’s right, your fellow Americans are the enemy that we have met. Thanks to Pogo for the words to describe how we oppose us. When Republicans talk about taxpayers, and raising taxes and how Americans are taxed enough already (TEA), perhaps we should stop to ask what do they mean by Americans, as if we are all the same economically? 348 more words