Tim Pawlenty

Paul Ryan and Mitt Romney (Photo credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Republicans Are Abandoning Romney’s Sinking Ship

Romney is dragging his own campaign and every Republican down. Republican operatives and House and Senate candidates have conceded as much throughout the month of September.


Barack Obama

President Obama On Jobs & Economy: ‘Bumps On The Road To Recovery’

This week’s bleak employment report could have a major impact on the outcome of next year’s presidential election. The last president who was re-elected with unemployment above 7 percent was Franklin Roosevelt.