The former Massachusetts governor and 2016 Libertarian V.P. candidate gets just 9 percent in his own back yard, will continue to Super Tuesday.
Club for Growth and FreedomWorks cease supporting the congressman they've showered with awards
But their rhetorical tricks no longer bewitch a war-weary nation.
"The Trump administration has engaged in some pretty bad behavior. It's a little hard to defend it on the merits," says Keith Whittington.
Former South Carolina congressman and governor, who'd been running on debt/deficits, says impeachment has sucked all the oxygen out of the room.
The president is a racist, bully, and liar who is unfit for office, says the one-time congressman mounting a primary challenge against Trump.
Former S.C. Congressman Mark Sanford Launches Longshot Primary Bid One Day After GOP Cancels S.C. Primary
In Sunday morning announcement, Sanford says Trump is the "king of debt," and promises to champion fiscal issues.
The man who couldn't win a GOP primary on his home turf as an incumbent is polling at just 4%—though even that is better than Bill Weld.
The Michigan congressman is carving a path as an independent unburdened by the two-party system
The Michigan congressman carves a path as an independent unburdened by the two-party system
Trump Tells His Critics to 'Go Back' Where They 'Came From.' His Love-It-or-Leave-It Attitude Is Totally Wrong and Arguably Racist.
Is the angry reaction to the president's incendiary comments "all about politics"?
The libertarian-leaning Republican was unseated after criticizing, among several things, the president's poor grasp of the Constitution.
The infamous feud between the president and the former House speaker gets new light...and a tweet from Mitt Romney.
In choosing principle over party, the Michigan congressman has changed what's possible in politics—and possibly the 2020 presidential race.
The libertarian independent would easily pull the 80,000 Midwestern votes that made the difference in 2016.
He says partisan power structures have made government reforms impossible.
"The two-party system has evolved into an existential threat to American principles and institutions," Trump's congressional nemesis declares as he officially leaves the GOP.
First survey since the libertarian’s impeachment comments shows big lead for pro-Trump challenger
The fed-up Michigan congressman just left the House Freedom Caucus he helped found.
The #NeverTrump primary challenge to the president is nearly DOA.
The first Republican to primary the president is an ex-Libertarian worried about debt, divisiveness, and decorum.
Ronna McDaniel's CPAC comments are latest indication that the Republican National Committee will tilt heavily Trump in 2020.
Richard Nixon faced a primary challenger in 1972...and he squashed him like a bug.
The first semi-declared 2020 GOP challenger comes out blazing against the president while trying to wriggle off the hook about his recent Libertarian past.
Bill Weld Is Prepping To Be the First—and Most Improbable—Primary Challenger to Donald Trump (Updated)
Pro-choice, Obama-supporting "Libertarian for life" will take a "substantial" move Friday toward competing for the Republican presidential nomination.
"As far as we're concerned he's a Libertarian and he can't flip-flop back and forth for political expediency," says New Hampshire GOP chair.
Q&A about the rise of right-wing "grifters" such as Charlie Kirk, the death of The Weekly Standard, and the future of the American right.
Shahid Shafi identifies as a Republican because he believes in small government.
The populist pundit couldn't be more wrong.
NeverTrump conservatives flock to 62-year-old Maryland governor whose foreign policy views are a blank slate.
California's Republican Party Is Irrelevant. Embracing Criminal Justice Reform Could Help Change That.
Conservatives and moderates don't agree on much, but they do agree on this: The state GOP is dead in the water and needs a new strategy to revive itself.
By careening towards populism, the GOP handed over to the Democrats modern, growing, diverse and prosperous suburbs such as Orange County.
The Republican Tax Cuts Were a Political Failure. What Does That Mean for a Party That Agrees on Little Else?
The GOP needs a new theory of government.
No blue wave, no "Trump bump." We're still waiting for politics to catch up with a world of increased individual autonomy.
The Trumpening of the Republican Party continues apace. What will principled conservatives do now that it's clear they have no home in the GOP?
But a few of Tuesday's big races indicate he did more harm than good.
He's not the first dead person to win an election.
It's unorthodox, but it makes sense.
Plus, a Gary Johnson honorable mention.
Calls for Revoking Susan Collins' Honorary Degree Over Kavanaugh Vote Show How Sad Politics Have Become
It's misguided to politicize something as non-controversial as an honorary degree.