Jimmy Carter tries his hand at fixing Syria

9:11 am Oct. 26, 2015

Very few people on the world stage can say they knew Bashar al-Assad, the president of beleaguered Syria, when he was a frat boy in college. But it’s one of the benefits of being in

Georgia GOP’s gun rights celebration goes up in smoke

9:58 am Oct. 22, 2015

Back in June, the Georgia Republican party announced big plans for a “Second Amendment celebration” There was to be a “Great Gun Give-Away” where qualified residents could enter to win a wide array of firearms at random.

What Paul Ryan wants in order to run for speaker

8:54 pm Oct. 20, 2015

WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan told his House Republican colleagues tonight that he will be their speaker — but only on his terms.

The Wisconsinite had been the subject of intense speculation for the past 12 days since