It's on! Ostensible allies for the last couple years, Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and Rand Paul (R-Ky.) have commenced the battle for the unofficial title of conservative front-runner. That's no surprise, but what is remarkable is their choice of weapons: foreign policy.
Voter turnout in the District is generally abysmal. With rare exceptions — a presidential election with an African American at the head of the ticket, for example — turnout in the city falls...
Of course it’s too early to talk about 2016. Now that we’ve gotten that out of the way ... The Democratic field is full of next-in-liners, the Republican field of outsiders.
Who’s going to run? Who isn’t? The race for the Republican nomination is wide open. Chris Christie has been the frontrunner — but even before the traffic scandal, he was not far out front
Scott Walker and Chris Christie are friends, and they have both found a way to win in purple states that have not voted for a Republican president in a quarter-century. But they each did it in very different ways.
Entering its 31st season, AEI’s Election Watch series will continue to provide the serious historical insights and current commentary that have made it the longest-running election program in Washington, DC.
1. The Obamacare rollout fiasco and Obama's lies hurt Democrats.You only have to look at Democrat Terry McAuliffe's narrow 48 percent to 46 percent margin in Virginia to see that. McAuliffe outspent Republican Ken Cuccinelli by a wide margin (as much as 10-to-1, some bloggers suggested) and...
In this conference, veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars, mental health and disability experts, and an economist will discuss current hurdles to rehabilitation, and suggest alternatives that could more effectively expedite the reintegration of veterans into their families, communities, and workplaces.
Please join Representative Randy Forbes (R-VA), AEI, the Heritage Foundation, and the Foreign Policy Initiative for a timely discussion on the 2014 QDR and the future of American defense strategy in an era of constrained budgets.
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AEI’s Philanthropic Freedom Project welcomes Bill Gates for an exclusive event at AEI.