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Let’s have iMembers in our parties and really change politics

9 July 2013 18:08

Ed Miliband got it right. Faced with a fiasco in Falkirk, where the trade union, Unite, attempted to fix the…

Ed Miliband's Speech On Reforming Labour's Links With Unions

Ed Miliband’s Surprisingly Bold Plan for A New Model Labour Party

9 July 2013 16:11

Tony Blair has welcomed Ed Miliband’s “big speech” on reforming Labour’s relationship with its Trade Union backers. And so has…

Santorum drops out

10 April 2012 20:24

So, Rick Santorum has called it quits and abandoned his quest for the nomination. The decision effectively makes Romney the…

Romney can’t shake off his ‘Etch A Sketch’ label

23 March 2012 15:32

Presidential candidates are used to having all sorts of derogatory monikers hurled in their direction. But they don’t expect them…


Rand Paul as Romney’s Vice President?

15 March 2012 12:31

American hacks have been mystified by what seems to be a ‘non-aggression pact’ between Republican presidential candidates Ron Paul and…

Romney still can’t seal the deal

14 March 2012 11:07

Poor old Mitt Romney. He just can’t win. Every time it looks as if he’s finally closing in on the…


Like father, like son?

7 March 2012 17:30

Given all the buzz around Super Tuesday, we thought CoffeeHousers might care to read this piece from tomorrow’s edition of…


A super Tuesday in store for Romney

6 March 2012 9:28

After regaining the momentum with victories in Michigan and Arizonalast week — and another in Washington State at the weekend…

Romney: ‘we didn’t win by a lot, but we won by enough’

29 February 2012 8:21

It’ll be a relieved Mitt Romney and a deflated Rick Santorum who head to Ohio ahead of next week’s Super…


Will Democrats decide the result of Michigan’s Republican primary?

28 February 2012 17:07

Tonight’s another very important night for the Republican presidential hopefuls, with primaries in Arizona and Michigan. Mitt Romney seems assured…

Romney’s little helper

24 February 2012 17:16

The Republican primary is dragging on longer than Mitt Romney had hoped — and it’s hurting him. His poll ratings…


Rombo vs Santorum

15 February 2012 18:43

Having reclaimed the mantle of ‘Anti-Romney in Chief’, Rick Santorum is now surging in the polls. He’s moved into a…


The Republican race is taking its toll on Romney

10 February 2012 16:23

Rick Santorum’s surprise clean-sweep of three states on Tuesday certainly suggests that the battle for this year’s Republican nomination will…

Santorum shakes it up

8 February 2012 9:18

Consult the soothsayers again, and rewrite the forecasts: the race for the Republican nomination has taken yet another turn. No-one…

Romney gives Gingrich a ‘shellacking’ in Florida

1 February 2012 8:02

‘A double-digit shellacking’. That’s how Gingrich endorser Herman Cain described Mitt Romney’s 14-point win over Newt Gingrich in last night’s…


Romney to win in Florida, but by how much?

31 January 2012 9:15

When this week began, Newt Gingrich was the clear favourite to win tonight’s Florida primary. He’d just beaten Mitt Romney…

Is Newt’s chance slipping away?

27 January 2012 15:55

Thanks to his spectacular surge last week, culminating in a big win in the South Carolina primary on Saturday, Newt…


Romney’s tax returns provide ammo for his opponents

24 January 2012 15:40

Finally, grudgingly, Mitt Romney has released his tax returns for the last two years. After much um-ing and ah-ing —…


Gingrich wins South Carolina

22 January 2012 1:03

They said South Carolina would be Mitt Romney’s big test. Tonight, he failed it. The networks have called the primary…


South Carolina could put Gingrich back in the hunt

21 January 2012 10:06

When the week began, the idea of anyone but Mitt Romney claiming victory in tonight’s South Carolina primary seemed fanciful.…

Newt’s good week might come to an early end

19 January 2012 16:02

video platform video management video solutions video player It had been a pretty good week for Newt Gingrich’s presidential campaign.…

No more Mr Nice Guy

16 January 2012 10:01

So Jon Huntsman is dropping out of the US Presidential race today. Apparently a battle with Rick Perry for fifth…

Romney wins comfortably this time

11 January 2012 6:51

Last night Mitt Romney became the first Republican, excluding sitting Presidents, to win both the Iowa Caucuses and the New…


What to expect in New Hampshire

10 January 2012 8:57

Tonight’s New Hampshire primary is very unlikely to provide the sort of razor-thin margin we saw in Iowa last week.…

Romney hit from all sides on investment career

9 January 2012 18:04

I noted on Saturday that one of the main attacks the Democrats are employing against Mitt Romney revolves around his…