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Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., speaks to students at the College of Charleston during a town hall meeting on Sept. 30, 2014 in Charleston, S.C. (credit: Richard Ellis/Getty Images)

Rand Paul: Obama ‘Going To Do Whatever The Hell He Wants’ Because Democracy Is Too Messy For Him

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul is working to improve the Republican Party’s image among young voters as he visits South Carolina, a key state in the presidential primary calendar.

15 hours ago

Two outside PACs are buying ads hoping to influence the North Carolina Senate race between incumbent Democrat Kay Hagen and Republican challenger Thom Tilllis. (Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Outside Groups Making Big Ad Buys For North Carolina Senate Race

Groups backing Democrat Kay Hagen and GOP nominee Thom Tillis buying TV ads in the state.

06/30/2014

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., held off 6 challengers to win the GOP primary outright. (Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Lindsey Graham Defeats 6 GOP Challengers

South Carolina Senator avoids facing a runoff.

06/10/2014

Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., speaks at the Freedom Summit at The Executive Court Banquet Facility on April 12, 2014 in Manchester, N.H. (credit: Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Rand Paul Backs Tea Party Senate Candidate: NC Needs ‘A Dragon Slayer’

North Carolina voters are about to decide who they believe can best challenge Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan in November: a state politics insider backed by Mitt Romney or first-time candidates more aligned with the Tea Party and the Christian right.

05/06/2014

Reince Priebus Re-Elected GOP National Chairman

Reince Priebus has been elected to lead the Republican National Committee for another two years.

01/25/2013

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal speaks to guests at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center on June 8, 2012 in Rosemont, Ill. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Jindal: Republican Party Needs To ‘Stop Being The Stupid Party’

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal called on the Republican Party to “stop being the stupid party” on Thursday as GOP leaders promised fundamental changes to help stave off future losses.

01/25/2013

John Boehner

Opinion: GOP Too Extreme

More than a month after the election, things continue to get worse for the GOP brand. The lead Republican spokesperson during the fiscal cliff negotiations, House Speaker John Boehner, has a 34 percent approval rating. President Obama has a 54 percent approval rating.

12/20/2012

Groups supporting Walmart workers protest working conditions at the company in front of a Walmart Superstore on Nov. 23, 2012, in Secaucus, N.J. (credit: Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Michigan’s Brain Dead GOP

The curse of brain dead Republicans is not limited to Washington, DC. It turns out that GOP leaders in state capitols have also been unable to digest the results of November’s elections.

12/12/2012

Dick Armey

Opinion: Amazing ‘Stupid Things’

Former House Republican Leader Dick Armey criticized GOP candidates for saying “stupid things,” but here is one problem: The 2012 candidates were talking about Republican policy.

12/11/2012

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Opinion: Chris Christie Is In The Wrong Business

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is obviously in the wrong business. He is becoming more of a television celebrity by the minute and getting much better reviews as a television performer than as governor.

11/20/2012

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