These GOP president-wannabes
jump ship on marriage

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON – A survey of public statements shows only three of 16 Republican presidential prospects are on record supporting a constitutional amendment either defining marriage as between a more…

What presidential candidates,
others, are saying

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON – The reaction by conservatives to the Supreme Court's legalization of same-sex marriage has been swift, livid, principled and, most of all, defiant. "I will not acquiesce more…

Boehner retreats on punishment
of GOP dissenter

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON – After withering criticism, House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, has reversed course and allowed a dissenting conservative to be reinstated to a key post. Rep. Mark Meadows, more…

'Out-of-control act of judicial tyranny'

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON – "An out-of-control act of judicial tyranny," said presidential candidate and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee. Condemnation of the Supreme Court from Republicans and conservatives burst like more…

Senate advances fast-track trade bill
for Obama

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON – The Republican-dominated Senate has given President Obama what he wants: so-called "fast-track" authority to negotiate massive trade deals with other countries, cut Congress out of the more…

Police knew of child
in 'murdered mom's' car

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON – A former member of the Secret Service Uniformed Division has revealed he heard a radio transmission inform officers there was a child in the car of more…

'Iran nukes will be Israel's gas chambers'

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON – Stark sentiments and dire warnings on an occasion that was to be a night of celebration: Iran's nuclear weapons will be the new gas chambers for more…