Archives: GOP

Primary Colors: GOP races and Tea Party challengers

Primary day is here, and we haven’t seen tons of attack ads. But that doesn’t mean all’s quiet in the Buckeye State. Today we’ll take a look at Ohio’s primary system, and examine the threat the Tea Party poses to GOP incumbents this year. We’ll also discuss why electoral excitement is low, and what states can do to boost turnout.

What is a Moderate Republican?

According to recent analysis, the GOP is a party divided. Some feel the Republican party has been hijacked by an extreme faction, while others feel the GOP has lost its edge. As Chris Christie eyes the White House, we’ll explore what being a moderate means today, and if it’s possible to embrace all things– even politics– in moderation.