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Carson, Advisor Harsh on Military Equality

POLITICS | By John Riley | Jan 11
Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson and his new campaign chairman, who also serves as a top advisor on military and foreign affairs, have criticized what they call "social engineering" by the Obama administration.

Can New Hampshire Turn Chris Christie's Campaign Around?

A CBS News battleground tracker poll in that state finds New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's support has doubled in the past month.

Ryan: Short-Term Spending Bill Needed to Prevent Shutdown

FINANCE | By Andrew Taylor | Dec 9
The House will pass a short-term bill to prevent the government from shutting down this weekend, Speaker Paul Ryan said Tuesday.

GOP Response to Obama on ISIS Heavy on Criticism, Light on Alternatives

POLITICS | By Steve Peoples | Dec 8
the fundamental political reality: Few in the Republican Party's 2016 class would break significantly with the Democratic president's approach to combating the Islamic State group.

Trump's Republican Critics Pushing for GOP-Backed Takedown

POLITICS | By Steve Peoples | Oct 21
Don't expect Democrats to take down Donald Trump. If the GOP's baffled establishment wants to dismiss their party's billionaire presidential front-runner, it appears they'll have to do it themselves.

Gay Conservative Jimmy LaSalvia on Leaving the GOP (And Why You Should, Too!)

BOOKS | By Kilian Melloy | Sep 29
Jimmy LaSalvia cofounded GOProud, confounded CPAC, jumped the sinking Republican ship to go Independent, and now has written a revealing memoir. Meet the former insider whose simple message is this: The GOP is not your friend.

Indiana Gov. Set to Sign 'License to Discriminate' Bill

POLITICS | By Tom Davies | Mar 26
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence is expected to sign into law Thursday a religious objections bill that some convention organizers and business leaders have opposed amid concern it could allow discrimination against gay people.

Alabama Bill Would Allow Adoption Agencies to Turn Away Same-Sex Couples

An Alabama lawmaker wants to make sure that faith-based adoption agencies can refuse to place children with same-sex couples.

Huckabee Compares Being Gay to Alcohol, Profanity

NATIONAL | By Philip Elliott | Feb 1
Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee on Sunday said being gay is akin to choosing to drink alcohol or use profanity - lifestyle choices he says are appealing to others but not to him.

SPLC Calls on GOP to Cancel Hate Group-Sponsored Trip to Israel

Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus and some 60 RNC members have RSVP'd for a nine-day tour of Israel paid for by the SPLC designated anti-gay hate group American Family Association.

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