Republican candidates react to S&P credit downgrade

On Friday evening, Standard & Poors downgrade the credit rating of the United States from "AAA" to "AA+," a move which is unprecedented and will undoubtedly have huge implications on the 2012 election. The...

Video: Tim Pawlenty on Fox News Sunday – 8/7/11

This morning on "Fox News Sunday", former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty sat down with Chris Wallace to discuss his chances in Iowa and the state of the race running up to the Ames Straw...

August 11th GOP Debate participants being finalized

We're just a few short days away from the August 11th Republican debate in Ames, Iowa. The debate organizers have released a list of candidates which are invited to attend and some information on...

GOP contenders respond to debt ceiling deal

With the news that Washington has reached some tentative deal on a debt ceiling compromise, the 2012 Republican candidates have begun responding to the deal and taking a position on the issue. Below is...

Rules released for August 11th Fox News GOP debate

Fox News and the Iowa Republican Party have released the set of rules that will govern which candidates will be invited to participate in the August 11th debate from Ames, Iowa. Report from the...

Bachmann, Pawlenty battle over their political records

It appears that the first great battle of the 2012 season is not coming from President Obama against the GOP, rather it is between former Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann and former Minnesota Governor Tim...

Poll: Obama loses double-digit lead with independents

According to the latest Pew Research Center poll, President Obama has gone from a double-digit lead with independents, when matched up with a generic Republican challenger, down to a statistical tie of a one...

Sources say Rick Perry is “100 percent in” by late August

According to the most recent Rick Perry news, it looks like we won't be seeing him on the debate stage come August 11th in Iowa. We may, however, be seeing a Rick Perry campaign...

Tickets, details for August 11th Fox News GOP debate from Iowa

We're learning more about the Republican debate taking place on August 11th from the Stephens Auditorium at Iowa State University (ISU) in Ames, Iowa. The debate is sponsored by the Iowa Republican Party, Fox...

Mitt Romney ties President Obama in latest PPP poll

There has been much ado about a recently released Public Policy Polling (PPP) poll which shows President Obama tied with former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney. The notable aspect of this poll is that it...

Jon Huntsman’s campaign manager resigns

After announcing his candidacy in June, former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman hasn't been able to make any strong inroads in terms of support or poll numbers. His candidacy was hailed by the media with...

PPP drops Tim Pawlenty from some poll questions

Former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty hasn't caught fire as a 2012 candidate or been able to assemble a strong following in Iowa since his campaign began. Candidates such as Rick Perry, Michele Bachmann, Herman...

Video: Herman Cain on Fox News Sunday – 7/17/11

Former radio host and businessman Herman Cain sat down with Chris Wallace on Fox News Sunday for a second time within a few short months to discuss his campaign and the state of the...

Bachmann reports $4.2 million in second quarter

As previously reported, most of the 2012 Republican hopefuls released their second quarter fundraising totals with the exception of Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann. This had fueled speculation that either her numbers would be good...