Pesky Wife Blamed After Republican Presidential Hopeful Drops Out

Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels won't seek the Republican nomination — and it's apparently because he didn't want his wife called a bad mother and a bad wife. He came right out with it in his statement Sunday: "Our family constitution gives a veto to the women's caucus, and there is no override provision." Daniels has… » 5/23/11 10:50am 5/23/11 10:50am

The "Reluctant First Lady" Is Now A Thing

Few in their right minds truly want to be first lady, or go through the increasingly circus-like process of trying to become one. Politico, and the breed of horse-race, minutiae-driven reporting it represents, hasn't make this any easier, and now here it is recognizing the newly frank reluctance of some prospective… » 4/25/11 10:40am 4/25/11 10:40am