Video: Bachmann hits the Iowa airwaves

Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann hit the airwaves in Iowa this week with her first TV ad touting her Iowa upbringing and credentials. Aimed at cementing her as the "Iowan" in the race, the ad...

Romney leads 2nd quarter fundraising with $18.25 million

Most of the second quarter fundraising totals are out and the big winner this time around was former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney. Romney totaled $18.25 million in the last 3 months. His closest competitor,...

Gay marriage initiatives in 2012 could galvanize like 2004

Back in the 2004 Presidential election, President Bush benefited from nearly a dozen state-level gay marriage initiatives on the ballot at the same time as the presidential vote. Many argue this was a strategy...

Rasmussen poll shows Obama 42%, GOP 46%

A Rasmussen poll out today should give hope to the potential GOP candidates and strike some concern into President Obama's 2012 campaign. The poll shows any unnamed Republican candidate beating President Obama in a...

GOP hopefuls descend on Iowa

From now until August 13th, Iowa will take center stage in the 2012 battle on the Republican side. Numerous GOP hopefuls have descended on the state with the hopes of bolstering their position prior...

Video: Bachmann on Fox News Sunday, Face the Nation – 6/26/11

This weekend Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann sat down with Chris Wallace on Fox News Sunday and Bob Schieffer on Face the Nation to discuss her rising position in the 2012 Republican field. Here is...

Update: July 10th GOP debate postponed indefinitely

The Republican debate scheduled originally for July 10th, 2011 sponsored by The Daily Caller and Americans for Tax Reform has been postponed indefinitely due to lack of candidate participate. The debate was the finale...

Latest 2012 GOP Poll: Bachmann on top

A recent Zogby poll from June 22nd seemed to fly under the radar with little fanfare from the media. The poll shows Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann topping out former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney for...

Video: Jon Huntsman announces 2012 candidacy

The former Utah Governor and former Ambassador to China, Jon Huntsman officially announced his 2012 candidacy today. See video below of Huntsman's announcement speech: Report from Reuters: (Reuters) - Republican Jon Huntsman, the former U.S. ambassador...

Details emerge on July 10th Republican debate in Las Vegas, Update: Postponed

Update: The July 10th GOP debate has been postponed indefinitely, see here for details. It's been on the debate agenda a couple months, however, we're finally getting details from the organizations involved in the Republican...

Poll: Bachmann surges to 2nd place following CNN NH debate

Most analysts and viewers seem to agree that Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann appeared to gain the most from Monday night's CNN Republican New Hampshire debate and a new poll out today confirms she is...

CNN New Hampshire Republican debate analysis

In case you missed the June 13th CNN Republican debate from St. Anselm college, you can watch the entire debate video here. After watching, here are my observations on the state of the race...

Video: Michele Bachmann formally announces her candidacy

Last night during the CNN New Hampshire Republican debate, Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann took the opportunity on stage during the debate to announce that she will indeed run for president in 2012. She had...