By Ashe Schow | 12/10/13 04:03 PM
Popular Congressman Justin Amash, R-Mich., is fighting back against his primary challenger Brian Ellis with a Star Wars-themed campaign event titled “The Establishment Strikes Back: Join the Rebel Alliance.” Amash, the two-term libertarian congressman who introduced the Amash Amendment to...
By Rebecca Berg | 12/10/13 02:48 PM
Republican Sen. John Cornyn, of Texas, has been bracing for a primary challenge in 2014. His re-election campaign built up a war chest of nearly $7 million. He spearheaded a "Keep Texas Red" campaign to promote Republicans throughout the state. It looked at first if the strategy had worked,...
By Rebecca Berg | 12/10/13 12:28 PM
A Washington, D.C., fundraiser scheduled for this week for North Carolina House Speaker Thom Tillis, a Republican candidate for Senate, will feature a few big GOP names, including Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell. Sens. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., and Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., are also slated to...
By Steve Doty | 12/09/13 05:53 PM
With sinking approval ratings and a dysfunctional Congress, President Obama will have a tough year in 2014.
By Rebecca Berg | 12/09/13 06:47 PM
The National Republican Senatorial Committee on Wednesday will hold its first Washington fundraiser for Rep. Steve Daines, the Montana Republican running to fill the seat being vacated by longtime Democratic Sen. Max Baucus. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell will be among those attending...
By Rebecca Berg | 12/09/13 03:41 PM
Former lobbyist and Republican National Committee Chairman Ed Gillespie is weighing whether to mount a challenge to Democratic Sen. Mark Warner, of Virginia, who is highly popular heading into his re-election campaign next year. Warner, with approval ratings around 60 percent and nearly $6...
By Paul Bedard | 12/09/13 05:52 AM
Ed Gillespie, a former top aide to President George W. Bush who chaired both the Republican National Committee and Virginia GOP, said he is considering a bid against Democratic Sen. Mark Warner, automatically putting Virginia in play and giving the Republicans their best chance to take back...
By Associated Press | 12/07/13 02:06 PM
Virtually every single important economic indicator has brightened, but that doesn't necessarily predict smooth sailing for President Obama's second-term agenda and party ahead of next year's elections.
By Associated Press | 12/07/13 01:09 PM
Idaho's top Democratic candidate for governor has taken a flexible approach with his political affiliation.
By Rebecca Berg | 12/06/13 05:36 PM
One congressman's beef with the National Republican Congressional Committee over its support for gay candidates will likely have little effect on the committee's operations or fundraising. Rep. Randy Forbes, R-Va., has tried to persuade other lawmakers and the committee not to support the...
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