GOP moves closer to base in platform

07/12/2016 08:05 PM MDT
(c) 2016, The Washington Post. CLEVELAND - The Republican Party on Tuesday moved closer to firmly embracing a series of staunchly conservative positions on abortion, gay rights, gun rights and immigration reform in a platform document that 
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Republicans may never get past immigration
07/12/2016 10:25 AM MDT - (c) 2016, Bloomberg. Donald Trump has run the most anti-immigrant presidential campaign in modern memory. Full Story

No matter how many Republicans denounce Trump, the racism charge sticks
06/09/2016 08:03 AM MDT - (c) 2016, The Washington Post. Since the 1960s, Republicans have had to battle against liberal elites' accusations that the GOP is exclusionary, anti-immigrant, uninterested in the fate of minorities and downright racist because the party Full Story

Arizona Republicans at odds over Trump and Cruz immigration rhetoric
03/21/2016 04:07 AM MDT - (c) 2016, Bloomberg. The presidential race is reopening old wounds among Arizona Republicans who clashed over the tough immigration law six years ago that sparked protests and boycotts and ended up costing the state an estimated $100 million in Full Story

Republicans rejected elite agenda along with Rubio
03/16/2016 04:38 AM MDT - (c) 2016, Bloomberg. Marco Rubio's crushing defeat Tuesday night in his home state of Florida not only smashed his presidential campaign, it also represented a revolt against the policy agenda of Republican elites and donors on which Rubio's Full Story

What Republicans lose if Jeb Bush fails
02/09/2016 09:32 AM MST - (c) 2016, Bloomberg View. There's an opening in the Republican race for president. Businessman Donald Trump seems to be losing interest after losing Iowa. Full Story

Republican defiance on Syrian refugees may not play well in the long run
11/18/2015 09:32 AM MST - (c) 2015, Bloomberg News. WASHINGTON - The overwhelmingly Republican push to bar displaced Syrians from the U. Full Story

Republican candidates talk immigration policy, slam Obama after Paris attacks
11/14/2015 12:02 PM MST - (c) 2015, Bloomberg News. WASHINGTON—Republican presidential candidates urged greater confrontation with terrorists and a clampdown on immigration, while slamming President Barack Obama, following Friday evening's terror assaults in Paris. Full Story

Trump recaptures spotlight with torrent of venom
11/13/2015 08:48 PM MST - (c) 2015, The Washington Post. ORLANDO - Businessman Donald Trump - after weeks of bristling at rising challengers - has again seized center stage in the chaotic Republican nomination race, unleashing a torrent of personal and sometimes profane Full Story

Rubio hardens on immigration after Trump barb
11/04/2015 05:17 PM MST - (c) 2015, The Washington Post. MANCHESTER, N.H. - Marco Rubio committed Wednesday to ending President Obama's controversial program for child immigrants even if Congress doesn't create an acceptable alternative, hardening his opposition in the Full Story

Co-founder of Autism Speaks, Suzanne Wright, dies at 69

NEW YORK (AP) — A co-founder of the advocacy group Autism Speaks has died after helping build it into one of the leading voices for people with the developmental disorder. Full Story