WASHINGTON (AP) - On jobs and taxes, the top Republican presidential candidates are locked in a fierce game of one-upmanship. They're trying to outdo each other in offering the boldest economic plan for the campaign to unseat President Barack Obama next November. Despite some notable differences, their blueprints all are... more »
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Two more debates among the Republican presidential candidates have been scheduled in Iowa in December, just weeks before the state's leadoff caucuses. Fox News, with the Iowa Republican Party, has set Dec. 15 for its debate, to be held in Sioux City at the Sioux... more »
WASHINGTON (AP) - Campaign finance reports released today offer the first detailed look at the haves and the have-nots among the Republican presidential candidates. Texas Gov. Rick Perry has brought in more than $17 million and Mitt Romney, $14 million. But the reports show that Newt Gingrich, Jon Huntsman and... more »
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Nine Republican presidential candidates will appear on the ballot for the Iowa Straw Poll, a party fundraiser where thousands of GOP activists weigh in on the presidential field.
It's considered an early indicator of support in the state with the nation's leadoff presidential caucuses.... more »
PELLA, Iowa (AP) - It's no wonder that Republican presidential candidates are divided over whether to increase the federal borrowing limit.
GOP voters are, too.
Fiscal hard-liners in early-voting states say they won't back someone who supports raising the debt ceiling under any condition. They say the debate... more »
WASHINGTON (AP) - Republican presidential candidates are busy pitching themselves to donors ahead of a Thursday fundraising deadline.
In person and through e-mails, the GOP field was looking to collect dollars that will be used to judge the campaigns' strengths or challenges. Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney seemed the... more »
DENVER (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney is coming to Colorado to meet with small business owners in Aurora.
The former Massachusetts governor is set to meet with the group Monday at the Brewery Bar. Romney also plans to hold a private fundraiser and a reception for his presidential... more »