Infighting Hurts GOP’s Chances Of Taking The U.S. Senate In 2012

At this juncture, it is unclear if the eventual GOP presidential nominee will be able to defeat President Obama. Therefore, in this time of high unemployment and out of control spending, if Republicans want to limit the Obama administration’s negative … Continued

Iowa Caucuses: A Wide Open Affair

Seven weeks out, the high percentage of “undecideds” is the top line story in Iowa. If the Tea Party gets behind one candidate that could change the entire landscape in January’s Hawkeye State nominating contest. James Q. Lynch of KCRG has … Continued

Ford O’Connell At Politico’s Arena: Can The Newt Boomlet Last?

Back from the dead, Newt Gingrich has landed a leading role in the James Bond-inspired political thriller “You Only Live Twice!” Gingrich’s remarkable rebirth is a direct result of his superior debate performances, the fact that his name is not … Continued

Out Of Control Federal Debt Exceeds $15 Trillion

In this time of global financial instability, if we do not get America’s debt under control in the very near future, the federal government will be ceding America’s economic future to China. It is important to stop the bleeding as … Continued

Does Gingrich Have Staying Power At The Top Of The GOP Polls?

Back from the political dead, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich is now at or near the top of the polls for the 2012 GOP presidential nominee. Can Gingrich catch fire or will he eventually fade like the other “Mitt Romney” … Continued

ABC News/Washington Post Poll: Cain Train On Steep Decline

This is unfortunate, because Georgia businessman Herman Cain was a breath of fresh air for the Republican Party. Had Mr. Cain handled the sexual allegions differently, his campaign might not be on the decline. That said, Cain’s latest gaffe concerning … Continued

Obama 2012 Electoral Strategy: Ohio Or Southwest Parlay?

You know that the battle for the White House is getting tight when the folks at The New Yorker have a handle on electoral strategy. If Florida goes to the eventual GOP presidential nominee, Ohio will likely decide the 2012 election. … Continued

Can Newt Gingrich Win Over The Anti-Romney Voting Bloc?

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich is making a comeback, and his stock rising in the latest polls. Will the anti-Romney voting bloc coalesce behind Gingrich’s presidential bid? Only time will tell. Amanda Paulson at The Christian Science Monitor has more: … Continued