| Apr 2, 2012
| 10:34 AM
Rick Santorum, whose campaign has seemed like something out of a science fiction novel to the Pennsylvanians who ended his political career six years ago, is kicking off his return to the state in the aptly named town of Mars.
The former U.S. senator,...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 3:57 AM
Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels was a good sport Thursday when he appeared on “The Colbert Report” — a Comedy Central “news” program hosted by faux-conservative comedian Stephen Colbert.
Daniels was on the show to promote his...
| May 3, 2012
| 12:49 PM
The Republican National Committee has tapped Peter Towey, who recently served as campaign manager for Steve Welch's U.S. Senate campaign, to head Pennsylvania's Victory Program.
In a statement, RNC chairman Reince Priebus said this:
| May 18, 2012
| 7:42 AM
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A visit by former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty and a video speech by presidential candidate Mitt Romney's wife, Ann, are aimed at building excitement among 2,500 Michigan Republicans gathering in Detroit for this weekend's state...
| May 24, 2012
| 9:52 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Mitt Romney’s vice presidential search has entered a new phase: auditions.
As his campaign evaluates potential running mates, Republicans with a possible shot at the No. 2 spot on the presidential ticket are starting to...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 3:08 PM
This is the schedule for Wednesday, August 29 -- the third day of the 2012 Republican National Convention. All times are Central.
Call to order
Introduction of Colors
Pledge of Allegiance
| Aug 27, 2012
| 6:13 PM
Should Republican candidate Mitt Romney win the presidency, many wonder who would fill out his cabinet.
One website thinks Dr. Tony Bennett could be tapped as secretary of education.
The "Education Week" article listed the state superintendent of public...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 2:42 PM
Back when President Obama's health care reform was making its way through Congress, there was a lot of discussion of its various provisions. But since it became law, its actual content has been lost in the partisan warfare. Republican voters are...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 10:20 AM
WOLFEBORO, N.H. (AP) — Mitt Romney's wife has disclosed a tantalizing detail about her husband's intensely secret vice presidential search: He's considering choosing a woman.
"We've been looking at that, and I love that option as well," Ann...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Ambitious American politicians from Lyndon Johnson to George Bush to Joe Biden had to be tapped for vice president to achieve their goal of national political office.
That will again be true if Mitt Romney fills the 2012 GOP ticket with Ohio Sen. Rob...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 3:00 PM
Predicting vice presidential running mates is about as accurate as reading tea leaves. In fact, you have a better chance of finding political wisdom at a penny arcade.
Or, you can find out who is 'in line' by going 'online' to Wikipedia.
| Aug 10, 2012
| 3:30 AM
Governor McDonnell is on the list of possible running mates for presumptive GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney, but a new poll shows his chances don't look very promising.
McDonnell, along with Ohio Senator Rob Portman and former Minnesota Governor Tim...