Jon Huntsman, who is probably this close to following in the footsteps of another sane former Republican presidential hopeful, Charlie Crist, and bailing on the Ship of Fools that is the modern GOP, unloaded on his dorkier political brethren and cistern.
|By: Phoenix Woman Tuesday November 27, 2012 7:04 pm|
|By: David Dayen Friday August 10, 2012 8:40 am|
Harry Reid’s office let out more details on what is becoming a popular parlor game, determining who told him about Mitt Romney’s tax returns.
|By: Jon Walker Wednesday April 11, 2012 9:30 am|
Even though Rick Santorum has ended his campaign for the Republican nomination, he did achieve something rather impressive. Despite having little money or media buzz, he managed to become the only true anti-Romney alternative in what was a very crowded field. But is Santorum really a highly skilled politician, or was he simply the least bad Romney alternative in a field of highly flawed candidates? The answer could play an important role in a possible 2016 run.
|By: Jon Walker Monday January 16, 2012 7:35 am|
After a disappointing third place finish in New Hampshire, Jon Huntsman has decided to drop out of the race and endorse Mitt Romney. While the endorsement is a positive for Romney, the actually impact should be very small.
|By: Elliott Sunday January 15, 2012 7:31 pm|
Jon Huntsman threw in the towel this evening.
|By: David Dayen Saturday January 14, 2012 1:00 pm|
Last night, Colbert closed his announcement with the words “Thank you, God bless you, and God bless Citizens United.” Nobody has done more to show how ludicrous our campaign finance system has become. If it leads to a reassessment of the system, his SuperPAC money will have been money well spent.
|By: Eli Friday January 13, 2012 6:01 pm|
Shorter Rick Perry: “No, no, it’s supposed to be hard to get a ballot, not hard to get on a ballot!”
|By: Jon Walker Wednesday January 11, 2012 7:30 am|
Last night was simply a great night for Mitt Romney. The New Hampshire primary almost couldn’t have gone better for him. He not only beat his nearest rival by double digits, but the mixed results by all others works to his advantage.
|By: Jon Walker Tuesday January 10, 2012 4:03 pm|
Finally, at long last, it is the evening of the New Hampshire primary. Most of the polls close at 7 pm and we should start getting results rather quickly after that.
|By: Jon Walker Tuesday January 10, 2012 9:15 am|
Today is finally the date of the New Hampshire primary. People all over the state are currently going to the polls to vote on who they want to be the Republican Party’s presidential nominee. The polling agrees Romney should win by double digits, and the drama may be over whether Huntsman overtakes Ron Paul for second.