Albert Hunt

05/28/2015 - 5:09pm

    U.S. presidential campaigns usually aren't sunk by major policy mistakes or the attacks of an opponent. They result from self-inflicted, unforced errors.

    This was apparent anew when Jeb Bush, the establishment favorite for the 2016...

05/07/2015 - 2:31pm

    The role of money and politics in the 2016 presidential election is a conundrum.

    Humongous sums will be spent; the effect on the outcome could be minimal, but in time the flood of cash may...

04/30/2015 - 7:58pm

    Since the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 eliminated the threat of global communism, the one glue that held together Republicans has been cutting top marginal tax rates to promote economic growth.

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04/08/2015 - 11:38pm

    Gay rights won't fade as a political issue. The Republican base won't let it.

    Prominent Republicans calculated that if the Supreme Court ruled that same-sex marriage was constitutionally...

03/19/2015 - 2:44pm

    One of the nation's most prominent black business leaders said Monday on "Charlie Rose" that Republican efforts to restrict voting laws are racially motivated.

    "Absolutely,...

03/19/2015 - 2:30pm

    Congressional Republicans are off to an inauspicious start in their first two months in control of both chambers.

    Instead of showing they're capable of governing, a group of House hardliners...

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