In an interview Thursday with Jeffrey Brown, presidential hopeful and former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman said that wealthy Americans will need to share sacrifices to help get the U.S. economy back on track. He also discussed the latest developments in Libya, extending the payroll tax cuts and his rivals for the Republican nomination. Continue reading
- 5 Questions for David Chalian on 2012: Bachmann’s Poll Ratings, Third Parties and a ‘Boring’ Republican Fight?
NewsHour Political Editor David Chalian is fresh off a reporting trip to Iowa for the GOP’s Ames straw poll. Last week, we invited you to ask your questions about the 2012 election season and the shape of the GOP field. … Continue reading
Rep. Michele Bachmann took to the podium Thursday in Washington at a sold-out National Press Club luncheon to restate her commitment against voting for a debt ceiling increase, but the surging Republican presidential hopeful also seized the moment to demonstrate … Continue reading
Gwen Ifill and David Chalian marvel at the fact that more Republican candidates, including former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman, are getting into the 2012 race in late June. Continue reading
Judy Woodruff and Hari Sreenivasan preview Monday’s Republican presidential debate in New Hampshire, the first of the election cycle. They also look at President Obama’s effort to promote his jobs agenda in North Carolina. Continue reading
The former House speaker will need to convince voters that the past 30 days was just an aberration and not emblematic of what his presidency would look like. Continue reading
President Obama’s path to the White House in 2012 may be different than it was in 2008. Continue reading