Don Gonyea

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Former Texas Gov. Perry Prepares To Announce Presidential Bid

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Haunted by memories of his debate debacle four years ago, Rick Perry says he's healthier and better prepared this time. Last week, the Republican was in Iowa drumming up support for another campaign.


Sen. Lindsey Graham Is 'Having A Blast' As He Preps Presidential Run

Monday, May 18, 2015

Graham told NPR he knows he'll have to work to introduce himself to voters, despite his long tenure in politics.


Sen. Graham To Announce In June If He's Joining GOP Presidential Race

Monday, May 18, 2015

Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina was in Iowa over the weekend for the state GOP's annual Lincoln Day Dinner. In all, 11 official or likely presidential hopefuls were there.


GOP Presidential Race Revs Its Motors At Iowa Dinner

Sunday, May 17, 2015

The 2016 presidential race is off to a slow start compared to the last two cycles. But the activity is starting to heat up in Iowa, where official and potential candidates spoke at a GOP dinner.


Jeb Bush Backtracks On Iraq, Says He 'Interpreted The Question Wrong, I Guess'

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Jeb Bush is walking back comments he made on Iraq that he would have authorized the invasion even knowing what we know now. But he later said he actually doesn't know what he would have done.


Jeb Bush Faces Criticism Over Iraq War Comments

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Jeb Bush's last name is one of the biggest stumbling blocks to his becoming president. He has vowed that he's his own man, but he now says he would also have authorized the Iraq War โ€” even knowing what we know now.


Political Postcard: Still Love For Bill Clinton In A Place Called Hope

Sunday, May 10, 2015

Bill Clinton won Arkansas twice when he ran for president. The state's politics have taken a dramatic turn to the right since, but some in his hometown like the idea of Clinton as first gentleman.


Huckabee Hopes Evangelical Voters Are Tying Yellow Ribbons For Him

Wednesday, May 06, 2015

Mike Huckabee is back on the campaign trail after finishing second for the GOP nomination in 2008. In his latest run, he's harking back to an even earlier time, with 1970s icon Tony Orlando.


Mike Huckabee Announces Bid For Republican Presidential Nomination

Tuesday, May 05, 2015

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee launched his second White House bid Tuesday.


Republican Field To Gain 3 New Presidential Hopefuls

Monday, May 04, 2015

After months of talking about likely 2016 presidential hopefuls, the Republican field is suddenly growing fast. Three more candidates will enter the race Monday and Tuesday, including a neurosurgeon, a business executive and a one-time governor who has previously run.


Days After Riots, Baltimore Orioles Played With No Fans Present

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

The Baltimore Orioles played the Chicago White Sox Wednesday with no fans present. The Orioles moved the game time up in order to comply with the city's curfew in the wake of riots.


Union Head Presses Candidates, Clinton, On Trade

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Richard Trumka, president of the AFL-CIO, said presidential candidates can't "hedge their bets" when it comes to trade. But that's exactly what Hillary Clinton has done so far.


As Governors Eye The White House, Home Takes A Back Seat

Friday, April 24, 2015

Governing is messy, but slumping approval ratings for hopefuls like Scott Walker and Chris Christie likely won't have much impact on the presidential contest.


GOP Presidential Hopeful Rand Paul Clashes With Media

Friday, April 10, 2015

Rand Paul kicked off his campaign with media interviews and stops in states with early nominating contests. Reporters wanted to know if he'd shifted his views to better appeal to GOP voters.


Rand Paul Vows To 'Take Our Country Back' In Presidential Candidacy Speech

Tuesday, April 07, 2015

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul announced his candidacy for president Tuesday in Louisville, Ky. In a speech to supporters, Sen. Paul vowed to "take our country back."

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Sen. Ted Cruz Becomes First Republican To Announce Presidential Candidacy

Monday, March 23, 2015

Texas Sen. Cruz became the first official candidate for president in the 2016 election Monday. In a speech at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Va., Cruz said, "God isn't done with America yet."

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Spring Training Has Begun โ€” For Baseball, And For Candidates

Monday, March 16, 2015

Baseball has long been labeled America's pastime, but some have argued that politics actually deserves that title. It turns out there are more than a few parallels between the two this time of year.


GOP, Cautious Of War Weariness, Takes Hard Line On Foreign Policy

Thursday, March 12, 2015

With troubling news from overseas dominating the American political debate, Republicans and their potential candidates for president are taking a tough stand on foreign policy.


Obama Returns To Selma For 50th Anniversary Of Historic March

Friday, March 06, 2015

The president will speak in Selma, Ala., on Saturday, a half-century after civil rights marchers were beaten and tear-gassed by state troopers.


Conservatives Heckle Jeb Bush On Education, Immigration

Saturday, February 28, 2015

Some Republicans have said that former Gov. Jeb Bush isn't conservative enough. This week he appeared before the Conservative Political Action Conference and made his case for a possible 2016 run.