Republican Party

Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Governor Chris Christie at a town hall meeting in Freehold, New Jersey in May 2012. (Photo: Bob Jagendorf/flickr/cc)
Chris Christie, governor of New Jersey and potential Republican candidate for the 2016 presidential election, is facing criticism after he declared on Tuesday that he is "tired of hearing about the minimum wage." "You know what regular folks are tired of?" asked Maria Myotte, communications coordinator for Restaurant Opportunities Centers United...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
An anti-choice bill targeting abortion providers passed through the GOP-...
Jon Queally, staff writer
As a book by French economist Thomas Piketty has soared to the top of U.S. best...

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Seeking to target the country's fastest growing demographic, GOP strategists have launched the Asian Republican Coalition. It boasts a "broad definition of what constitutes the Asian American community," including those who are married to an Asian or doing business in Asian markets. Actually, they'd probably let you in if you ever ate sushi. We love GOP minority outreach. Update: More stellar conservative outreach at a Wisconsin press conference on immigration reform, where one speaker said...