WASHINGTON (AP) - Rep. Ron Paul of Texas is the top presidential pick of the thousands of social conservatives who are meeting this weekend, winning 37 percent in a non-binding str..
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Some state legislatures now under Republican control have been tightening voting regimens perceived as beneficial to Democrats - a move that comes as next yea..
TAMPA, Fla. Governor Rick perry and former Masschusetts Governor Mitt Romney picked up right where they left off in last week's debate. The gloves were off for mu..
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) - Rick Perry is looking to make a strong first impression on the national stage. Mitt Romney is hoping for another flawless debate performance, while Miche..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Republican presidential hopeful Michele Bachmann says she's pleased by the results of a new poll showing her as one of the top choices among likely Iowa caucus-go..
ATLANTA (AP) - Herman Cain has run a pizza chain, hosted a talk radio show and sparred with Bill Clinton over health care. He's never held elected office. Now the..
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, who was born in Baton Rouge to immigrant parents from India, has released his birth certificate. The Republic..
ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) - Colin Powell told graduates of South Carolina's premier historically black university that they were graduating during a tumultuous time that saw a royal we..
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama exacted his revenge Saturday after weeks of attacks from his would-be Republican challenger Donald Trump, joking that the billionaire busin..
WASHINGTON (AP) - First-term GOP Sen. Marco Rubio says he won't be on the Republican presidential ticket in 2012 under any circumstances. The tea party favorite d..
WASHINGTON (AP) - New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg calls real estate tycoon Donald Trump a friend and says "anybody can run for president if you're 35 and an American citizen...
NEW YORK (AP) - The New York City Board of Elections says Donald Trump didn't vote in any primary elections for 21 years. The board says the possible Republican p..
BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) - Donald Trump is sounding increasingly like a presidential candidate. Speaking to a raucous tea party crowd in Florida today, he repeatedly..
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) - The Republican Party of Florida has a new chairman. Party activists elected former state Rep. Dave Bitner as their new l..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Republican Rick Scott is now Florida's 45th governor, telling Floridians how he plans to bring more jobs to the state. Scott said in prepared remarks Tuesd..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Gov.-elect Rick Scott says Jesus Christ has been there for him throughout his life. Prayers from multiple faiths were offered during a breakfast shortly be..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Republican Rick Scott was to be sworn in as Florida's 45th governor Tuesday with promises to streamline government, make the state more attractive to busin..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Two days of events celebrating the inauguration of Republican Rick Scott as Florida's 45th governor began with a breakfast honoring two women who will also..
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - Joe Miller is fighting as though Alaska's Senate race has yet to occur. The Republican has mounted a vigorous post-election camp..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida lawmakers are poised to do something they haven't done in 12 years and that they've accomplished only twice in the last 24 - override a governor's ..