By Sean Lengell | 07/17/14 11:55 AM
When Dave Brat scored a shocking primary win last month over House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, the media quickly labeled the upstart a Tea Party hero. The Tea Party's success has prompted Republicans to rethink how they're branded.
By Rebecca Berg | 07/17/14 03:29 PM
After sweeping into 12 Democrat-held governors mansions in 2010, the GOP is now at risk of losing much of that ground in this election cycle.
By David M. Drucker | 07/17/14 03:45 PM
Once a month for the last six months, a group of House Republicans from the South has gathered for dinner at RT's Restaurant, an old-school Cajun joint across the river from Washington in Alexandria, Va.
By Zack Colman | 07/17/14 02:47 PM
Lisa Murkowski's name is etched in a slab of sidewalk just blocks from the Capitol.
By Betsy Woodruff | 07/17/14 03:45 PM
Alaska Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell has made opposition to the 2009 stimulus part of his campaign for a Republican Senate nomination. But he also served on the board of a company that took stimulus funds.
By Betsy Woodruff | 07/17/14 02:45 PM
Another Republican primary opponent is hoping to use talk show host Laura Ingraham to boost his chances.
By Susan Crabtree | 07/17/14 11:43 AM
President Obama may seem like he's at a breakneck fundraising pace, racing to help his party down the ballot ahead of the midterm elections, but he's still far behind Bill Clinton's second-term money round-up. Obama's recent fundraising tour de force -- including three events last week and two...
By Ashe Schow | 07/17/14 06:49 AM
Here's how I became a "liberal woman reporter" -- and why that's bad news for the Republican Party in its efforts to attract women voters.
By Zack Colman | 07/16/14 05:21 PM
Democratic Sen. Mark Udall announced his opposition Wednesday to statewide ballot initiatives being bankrolled by Rep. Jared Polis that would impose restrictions on hydraulic fracturing, or fracking.
By David Freddoso | 07/16/14 02:10 PM
The tell-tale sign Republicans expected to lose the Senate in 2006 appeared June 28 of that year. That was when the GOP turned to stunts to save themselves.
07/16/14 03:03 PM
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (Legal Newsline) – U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis, R-Illinois, continues to outraise former Madison County judge Ann Callis so far in the 2014 election cycle, boasting a war chest double in size to that of his Democratic opponent’s. Callis stepped down from a 19-year career on the...
By Paul Bedard | 07/16/14 10:27 AM
President Obama's fundraising team so far collected just $1.75 million of the minimum $500 million needed to fund construction of his presidential library.
By David M. Drucker | 07/15/14 11:37 PM
Democratic super PACs have outraised their Republican counterparts by millions, a factor attributed in part to GOP donors' fear of being targeted by the Internal Revenue Service -- or "getting Koch'ed."
By Washington Examiner | 07/15/14 03:14 PM
Give President Obama a break -- he may be doing slightly less harm than his Democratic allies on Capitol Hill.
By Becket Adams | 07/15/14 04:25 PM
The Washington Post covers the nation's most important elections with the help of Election Lab, a statistical model built by three political scientists.
By Noemie Emery | 07/29/14
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By Paul Bedard | 07/29/14