By Rebecca Berg | 08/09/14 07:20 PM
Hawaii’s Democratic Senate primary, the most competitive for the party this year, promised to be a knock-out fight — but it was nearly also a natural disaster.
By Star Parker | 08/08/14 02:44 PM
With Republican Sens. Pat Roberts in Kansas and Lamar Alexander in Tennessee winning their respective primaries, Tea Party challengers failed in all attempts in this primary cycle to defeat Senate incumbents.
08/08/14 07:30 PM
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A trade group representing Kentucky's coal industry defended Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell on Friday after a published report said his wife is a board member of an organization that has spent $50 million to close coal-fired power plants. Yahoo News reported that Elaine...
08/08/14 07:30 PM
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Trailing in polls and money with three months left in the Texas governor's race, Democrat Wendy Davis said Friday that her first television ad against Republican Greg Abbott will attack him for not siding with a rape victim while serving as judge in the 1990s. Davis aides...
08/08/14 07:00 PM
CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn on Friday accused Republican rival Bruce Rauner of dodging responsibility for another business dealing he called "very troubling," while Rauner's campaign hit back over allegations of patronage at the Illinois Department of Transportation. Quinn said the indictment...
By Becket Adams | 08/08/14 04:46 PM
Shouldn't you also try to appeal to a wider base, including the many, many people who are not too keen on George W. Bush?
By David M. Drucker | 08/08/14 03:17 PM
Every Senate Republican running for re-election this year won his primary, denying the GOP nomination to less experienced Tea Party challengers who could have put safe seats in play for the Democrats.
By Ashe Schow | 08/08/14 01:30 PM
The Texas Democrat routinely knocks her Republican opponent, Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott, for his salary increases, but she tried twice to increase her own pay while serving the people of Fort Worth.
By Steve Doty | 08/08/14 12:06 PM
Davis' ad, titled "A Texas Story," highlights a 1993 incident where a woman was raped by a contractor working for a distributor of vacuums.
By Rebecca Berg | 08/08/14 09:03 AM
From Brian Schweitzer to John Walsh, they've been fighting a candidate curse, and they're losing.
By Byron York | 08/07/14 06:54 PM
Not too long ago, Republican insiders were talking about the death of the Iowa caucuses. What a difference an election cycle makes.
By Becket Adams | 08/07/14 05:52 PM
Four days: That's how long it took for an embattled Democratic senator to abandon defiance and embrace defeat.
By Rebecca Berg | 08/07/14 04:54 PM
Sen. John Walsh, D-Mont., announced Thursday that he will abandon his bid for a full term in the Senate after a plagiarism scandal sent his campaign into a downward spiral.
By David M. Drucker | 08/07/14 04:30 PM
Sen. Lamar Alexander looks like he'll be the latest Republican incumbent to successfully fend off a Tea Party challenger.
08/07/14 04:15 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Law professor Zephyr Teachout on Thursday defended her campaign to unseat Gov. Andrew Cuomo against claims that she hasn't lived in New York long enough to be on next month's Democratic Primary ballot. Teachout said she has been a New York resident since she took a job at...
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