By Rebecca Berg | 07/15/14 04:09 PM
There are suitors who would woo with a steak dinner on a yacht, or those who would whip up pasta at home. In politics, likewise, some candidates appeal to voters with monumental gestures, while others opt for a lighter touch.
By Michael Barone | 07/15/14 03:11 PM
The political fallout from the surge of (not entirely) underage Central American illegal immigrants across the Lower Rio Grande is spreading across the nation.
By Paul Bedard | 07/15/14 02:27 PM
Vice President Joe Biden is on the hunt again for "my old friend" Sarah Palin, his 2008 vice presidential foil.
By Ashe Schow | 07/15/14 11:38 AM
Conservative hero Sen. Ted Cruz endorsed Libertarian hero Rep. Justin Amash in a new radio ad airing in west Michigan on Tuesday.
By Steve Doty | 07/15/14 10:36 AM
A new NBC News/Marist poll released Tuesday shows Democrats ahead in Michigan and Colorado's Senate races.
By Paul Bedard | 07/15/14 10:25 AM
A new poll finds that the House GOP's plan to sue the president could drive voters away from Republican candidates in the fall midterm elections.
By Becket Adams | 07/15/14 10:05 AM
When it comes to keeping President Obama in check, most voters say it would be better to elect an opposition Congress than to pursue impeachment hearings and lawsuits, according to a new poll from Rasmussen Reports.
By Charles Hoskinson | 07/15/14 09:31 AM
President Obama's abuses of executive authority have been slapped down by the Supreme Court, condemned by liberal legal scholars and pushed Republicans to the point where many are considering impeachment.
By Ashe Schow | 07/15/14 08:13 AM
Four months before the midterm elections, former Rep. Todd Akin - of "legitimate rape" infamy - went on Fox News Monday night and defended his comments from two years ago.
By Michael Barone | 07/14/14 02:16 PM
Bicker is a verb we use to characterize pointless arguments between children. But political campaigns are not pointless.
By David M. Drucker | 07/14/14 08:35 AM
Elected six years ago, Sen. Mark Begich is still waiting for a vote on any of his amendments.
07/11/14 12:40 PM
ATLANTA (Legal Newsline) – With the runoff election rapidly approaching, the two Republicans vying for the nomination to run for Georgia’s open U.S. Senate seat are separated by a mere point, a new poll shows. Kingston Republican contenders U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston and former Dollar General...
By Becket Adams | 07/11/14 09:33 AM
Estakio Beltran, a Democrat who's running for Congress in Washington state, released an ad this week featuring him gunning down the Republican Party mascot.
By Steve Doty | 07/11/14 08:11 AM
The University of Virginia Center for Politics has found it's especially good to be an incumbent running for re-election this year. The center found that 273 of 275 House members running for re-election have made it through conventions and primaries so far this year. In the Senate, a perfect 18...
By Betsy Woodruff | 07/10/14 06:17 PM
A Democrat-backed super PAC called Maine Forward has committed to spending $2 million against Republican Gov. Paul LePage and for Democratic nominee Mike Michaud in the run-up to the Pine Tree State's elections this fall, according to the Bangor Daily News.
By Byron York | 07/23/14
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