By Rebecca Berg | 02/26/14 07:16 PM
When Republican Rep. Cory Gardner announced in May that he would not challenge Sen. Mark Udall, a Colorado Democrat running for re-election this year, it appeared as though Udall had dodged an electoral bullet. But Gardner has changed his mind. Reversing his earlier decision, Gardner,...
By Cal Thomas | 02/26/14 07:08 PM
What you think of Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, depends on who you believe. Is the freshman senator on an “ego trip,” putting himself before country (Dana Milbank, The Washington Post), or is he standing on his principles (Cruz's conservative supporters)? ABC chief White House correspondent...
By Joel Gehrke | 02/26/14 05:27 PM
Rep. Cory Gardner, R-Colo., a lawmaker who lost his health insurance because of Obamacare, will challenge Sen. Mark Udall, D-Colo., in this year's election. “Last month, my wife, Jaime, and I received notice that our health care plan would be discontinued Dec. 31,” Gardner wrote in a...
By Paul Bedard | 02/26/14 02:40 PM
When Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., wakes up in his home in Miami, all he has to do is look out the window to see the impact of the long-suffering economy on his neighborhood, where the median household income is $37,556. What he sees is driving the development of a new agenda to expand job...
By Nathan Mehrens | 02/26/14 12:25 PM
One of the reasons the DISCLOSE Act -- legislation designed to squelch 501(c)(4) political speech in and around election time -- was defeated in 2010 was the presence of carve-outs in the bill to protect favored special interests.
By Rebecca Berg | 02/26/14 11:06 AM
If there was any doubt about former President Bill Clinton's pull as a surrogate on the campaign trail, just follow the money.
By Chacour Koop | 02/26/14 09:20 AM
As Illinois prepares to become the last state in the nation to issue concealed-carry gun permits, the four Republicans contending for Illinois governor express a range of differing views about additional gun issues facing the state, including a proposed ban on assault-style weapons and stricter...
By Nicholas Riccardi | 02/26/14 09:18 AM
Republicans competing for their party's nomination to challenge Sen. Mark Udall bashed the Democratic senator at a debate Tuesday night but offered few disagreements among themselves.
By Associated Press | 02/26/14 09:16 AM
A recent three-time candidate for statewide office in North Carolina and a retired physician added their names Tuesday to the list of Republican candidates seeking Democrat Kay Hagan's U.S. Senate seat this year.
By Mark Tapscott | 02/26/14 08:52 AM
Remember last fall when Sen. Ted Cruz single-handedly forced the biggest, most powerful government in human history to grind to a halt? That's the conventional wisdom of Washington Republicans, who also claim the GOP suffered a public relations catastrophe because Cruz demanded that their...
By Philip Klein | 02/25/14 06:04 PM
Wisconsin Democrat Mary Burke attacked her Republican opponent Gov. Scott Walker on Monday for having a poor record on campaign ethics -- but Burke hired a political adviser who has prior convictions for using taxpayer resources for political campaigning. "I'm just disappointed our governor...
By Ashe Schow | 02/25/14 04:43 PM
Can we start saying Democrats have launched a “War on Immigrants"? Florida Democratic congressional candidate Alex Sink said during a debate Tuesday that Congress should pass immigration reform -- otherwise, where else would we get maids and landscapers? “We have a lot of employers over...
By Rebecca Berg | 02/25/14 03:35 PM
When former President Bill Clinton traveled to Kentucky Tuesday to vouch for Democratic Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes, he wasn't shy about admitting that his appearance was, in part, a favor for an old friend.
By Bloomberg News | 02/25/14 02:46 PM
Republicans are trying to avoid becoming their own worst enemy again in a U.S. Senate contest, this time in Georgia. Representative Paul Broun has called evolution and the Big Bang theory “lies straight from the pit of hell” and is holding a drawing for a semi-automatic assault rifle. He's...
02/25/14 10:14 AM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Florida Republican congressional hopeful David Jolly said his faith was tested by a 1989 car crash in which he fatally struck a pedestrian. St. Petersburg, Fla., station WTSP-TV reported late Monday on the crash. Jolly is in a tight race with Democrat Alex Sink to...
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