Prominent Republicans signed a brief backing same-sex marriage that will be submitted to the U.S. Supreme Court in a suit seeking to bar gay marriage bans.
A bipartisan effort seeks to re-angle the gay marriage debate in the United States from an emphasis on civil rights to the value of commitment, supporters say.
U.S. President George Bush Tuesday introduced Florida Sen. Mel Martinez as the next head of the national Republican Party, replacing Ken Mehlman. Mehlman announced he would step down after last week's general election, in which Republicans lost control of
Two sentences that implied Republican Party boss Ken Mehlman is gay were edited out of a segment on the "Larry King Show" in some U.S. time zones.
Ken Mehlman has confirmed he is resigning as Republican National Committee chairman in January, a Washington report says.
Republican National Committee Chairman Ken Mehlman is expected to step down at the end of the year, CNN reported in Washington Thursday.
The Republican National Committee said it pulled in more than $100 million in donations last year, a record for a U.S. non-presidential election cycle.
The chairmen of both the Democratic and Republican parties agree the pre-Iraq war intelligence was bad but disagree on how it should be viewed now.
Presidential adviser Karl Rove unexpectedly canceled an appearance at a Republican breakfast in Virginia where he was to have delivered the keynote address.
White House Office of Political Affairs chief Matt Schlapp is leaving the administration for a post with Koch Industries, The Hill reports.