CBS announces Greenville debate criteria

Republican presidential candidates must have finished in the top three in the Iowa caucuses, the top five in the New Hampshire primary election or the top five in South Carolina opinion polls to participate in Saturday's debate at the Peace Center, CBS announced Tuesday afternoon. This could exclude Gov. Chris Christie and businesswoman Carly Fiorina, who poll low in South Carolina.

Bershidsky: Feel left out? Blame the two-party system

A common complaint of both Democrats and Republicans is that they feel underrepresented or unrepresented in Washington. Some of them assume that’s because politicians are co-opted once they take office. Others feel left out because simply because they backed candidates who didn’t win.

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