GOP

Reince Priebus

Soul-searching in focus as GOP gathers in NC

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Republican soul-searching begins in earnest this week as GOP officials from every state in the nation come together for the first time since their party’s November shellacking.

01/23/2013

Obama taxes

Poll shows support for raising taxes on the rich

WASHINGTON (AP) – An AP-GfK poll shows there’s clear support for President Barack Obama’s insistence on raising taxes on the highest-income Americans.

12/05/2012

Fiscal Cliff

White House rejects GOP fiscal cliff counteroffer

WASHINGTON (AP) – The White House is rejecting a Republican counteroffer aimed at averting the “fiscal cliff,” saying it does not meet what the White House calls “the test of balance.”

12/03/2012

Flashpoints in "fiscal cliff" negotiations

WASHINGTON (AP) – There are numerous hurdles, big and small, in front of President Barack Obama and lawmakers on Capitol Hill as they seek a budget and tax agreement to avoid economy-rattling tax increases and […]

11/16/2012

Vote-switching: A sampling of lawmaker explanations

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – A look at the reasons some lawmakers in the Assembly give for their after-the-fact vote changing and additions: Beth Gaines, R-Rocklin Gaines blamed the pervasiveness of mobile technology for her vote […]

10/24/2012

Santorum suspends GOP presidential campaign

(AP) – Rick Santorum quit the presidential campaign today, clearing the way for Mitt Romney to claim the Republican nomination. Santorum, appearing with his wife and family in his home state of Pennsylvania, told supporters […]

04/10/2012

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