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...told NBC's "Meet the Press" that the U.S. should admit Syrian Christians, after proper vetting. Other Republican candidates have called for a ban on allowing Syrians into the U.S. All three Democratic presidential candidates have said...
Republican candidates getting harder to bear

...I'm truly impressed by the Republican Party. I've been closely watching the presidential campaigning by Republican candidates. Republican presidential candidates are becoming more effective and successful at getting their message across...
Op-ed: Why Ted Cruz gets no respect

...backing.He assessed the anti-establishment mood in the party more accurately than any of the other traditional Republican candidates.He reacted to the rise of Trump very deftly for his purposes.He has seen a couple of key potential competitors...
Op-ed: The Democratic presidential debate: There they go again

...Democratic candidates. There were four aging white males and an aging white woman. Contrast that bunch with the Republican candidates: there were two with Hispanic backgrounds, an African-American physician, a woman with real business experience...
Op-ed: The 'new' Hillary

...there was any doubt as to where NBC's political heart is, the opening segment of the show ridiculed several Republican candidates as mentally ill and in need of pharmaceutical help. Not content with the candidates, "SNL" even mocked Donald...
Donald the whiner

...know how anyone could treat him so unfairly.Trump followed up his shaky-at-best performance at the first Republican candidate debate, hosted by Fox News, with days complaining that he hadn't been afforded the respect he deserves. According...
Op-ed: Sorry, Donald Trump has a point

...enemies are doing him an enormous political favor, at least in the short term. There are few things that benefit a Republican candidate in the current environment of left-wing bullying more than getting fired and boycotted for something he's said...
Murkowski: Arctic issues about more than Alaska

...states. And so, it's a fight we're going to continue to have with this administration.Have you noticed any Republican candidates for President who have taken an interest in the Arctic?Amongst the Republicans, there are none that have really...
Op-ed: Onward and downward

...but it isn't, just like the term "anchor babies" isn't.What's pathetic is watching how the other Republican candidates are so befuddled by "The Donald's" crassness that they don't want to offend their party's xenophobic base...
Op-ed: Pander to Trump on immigration

...Trump is giving voice to a popular impulse almost entirely absent from the elite policy discussion. Other Republican candidates shouldn't seek to mimic his witless bravado, nor should they follow him down the rabbit hole of his ill-considered...


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