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Karl Rove Expects Sarah Palin to Join the Fray

For the second time in as many days, Republican strategist Karl Rove said that he believes Sarah Palin is getting ready to enter the crowded Republican presidential field. “I’m not much of a gambler, but I’d put a little bit more money that she gets in than she doesn’t,” Rove said during an appearance earlier […]

Pataki Edging Closer to 2012 Decision

According to POLITICO’s Dan Hirschhorn, a New York television station is reporting that former New York Gov. George E. Pataki could enter the Republican presidential sweepstakes as early as next week. Citing unnamed sources, NY1, a 24-hour cable news channel in New York City, reported that Pataki is very close to a decision. Long overlooked […]

Paul Campaign Points Finger at 'Establishment' for Cyberattack

Paul Campaign Points Finger at ‘Establishment’ for Cyberattack

While presidential candidate Ron Paul was celebrating his birthday yesterday, nefarious elements of the big government establishment were conspiring against him.  At least, that’s the story according to Paul campaign manager John Tate.  The campaign was attempting to conduct one of their famous online “money bomb” fundraising drives in honor of Congressman Ron Paul’s 76th birthday.  The […]

Happy Birthday! Ron Paul ‘Money Bomb’ Raises $1.5 Million and Counting

Ron Paul’s latest “money bomb” — an online birthday bash launched yesterday — had raised nearly $1.5 million by midnight and was hoping to raise as much as $1.75 million by noon Pacific Time on Sunday. Paul, who spent most of the day campaigning in delegate-rich Florida — site of the increasingly irrelevant “Presidency 5” […]

Congressman Criticizes Media Coverage of Ron Paul’s Campaign

Congressman Criticizes Media Coverage of Ron Paul’s Campaign

U.S. Rep. Walter B. Jones (R-N.C.) blasted the media yesterday for all but ignoring Ron Paul’s strong second-place showing in last week’s Ames Straw Poll. The nine-term congressman blamed media “arrogance” for the virtual blackout of Paul’s impressive showing in Iowa — a contest in which the three-time presidential candidate came within a scant 152 […]

McCotter Places Third in New Hampshire Straw Poll

McCotter Places Third in New Hampshire Straw Poll

Long-shot GOP presidential aspirant Thaddeus McCotter of Michigan placed third in yesterday’s New Hampshire Young Republicans Straw Poll in New Castle.  It was McCotter’s strongest showing in any straw poll to date. The folksy, guitar-playing Michigan representative, who will turn 46 on Monday, received 8 percent of the vote, tying Texas Gov. Rick Perry for third-place […]