On the Newsstand:GOP

/ August 7, 2014 5:57 pm

Obama Confused by Mixed Signals from Congress

WASHINGTON—In a press conference this Monday, the President Obama admitted to being deeply confused by the mixed signals he was receiving from Congress during the most recent negotiations surrounding immigration reform. “First they try to sue me for doing things my way, then they tell me to work things out on my own. It’s like we’re not even speaking the ... Read More

/ July 20, 2014 2:52 pm

Losing Cantor

Reflecting on Eric Cantor's downfall from the district that rejected him

/ January 2, 2014 6:07 pm

David Keene: The Elephant and Its Right Flank (Fall 1976)

A former Reagan coordinator speculates (in 1976) about the future of conservatives in the Republican Party.

/ November 14, 2013 12:46 pm

Surviving the Storm

Just before this edition of the HPR went to press, the U.S. federal government remained shut down, a victim of allegedly irreconcilable differences between our political parties. The shutdown may be the stuff of history textbooks, but a few weeks earlier, there was another remarkable occurrence, this time a cross-continental op-ed submission. Vladimir Putin, the president of Russia, felt compelled ... Read More

/ November 11, 2013 12:04 pm

A World Neither Brave Nor New

We live in a country where "spin" matters more than the truth, and where towing the party line is more important than sincerely holding opinions and engaging in substantive debate.

/ July 14, 2013 9:10 pm

The Land of Opportunity: Dead on Arrival

House Republicans should adhere to libertarian principles and support immigration reform.

/ June 8, 2013 11:06 pm

Planned Parenthood, the KKK, and Republican Foolishness in 2013

Virginia's Republican nominees for statewide offices this year did not learn the lessons of the 2012 election cycle.

/ April 12, 2013 4:43 pm

Dear Abby: The Future of the Republican Party

Two Republicans write in and ask advice for their party

/ April 10, 2013 6:22 pm

GOP Challenges Exposed: Rand Paul’s Visit to Howard University

Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) gave a speech at Howard University today where he sought to rebrand the Republican Party to the largely black student body in a curious way—by talking about the GOP’s past. This approach may appropriately strike some as strange, given the GOP’s struggles in recent years with minority and young voters. What Paul means by past, however, ... Read More

/ April 2, 2013 12:06 pm

A Way Forward

The Republican Party is ready to get serious about immigration reform.

/ April 2, 2013 11:51 am

The Future of the GOP

The GOP can shake up the future of American politics if it reverts to being the party of Lincoln and Teddy Roosevelt.

/ March 19, 2013 2:09 pm

The Future of the Christian Right

How the Christian right movement can return to the political mainstream

and / March 11, 2013 9:23 pm

Liveblogging Eric Cantor at the IOP: The Sequel

The HPR's Zak Lutz and Priyanka Menon liveblog House Majority Leader Eric Cantor's JFK Forum Address

/ January 27, 2013 5:42 pm

Deb Fischer: Cornhusker Conservative

Deb Fischer talks of bipartisanship, but her record may suggest otherwise.

/ January 27, 2013 5:41 pm

Ted Cruz: New Messenger

Ted Cruz arrives in Washington hoping to change the GOP's relationship with Hispanics.

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