By Paul Bedard | 10/02/14 11:01 AM
First lady Michelle Obama, going to bat for Senate Democrats amid reports she is abandoning them on the campaign trail, is warning that control of the chamber and the potential Republican impeachment of her husband rests on just a few votes.
By Paul Bedard | 10/02/14 10:20 AM
Senate Democrats are on the verge of losing control of the chamber, with the best scenario being a 50-50 split with Vice President Joe Biden on call to break tie votes, according to election analyst Larry Sabato.
By Paul Bedard | 10/02/14 09:47 AM
With a growing Ebola death rate causing chaos in some countries devastated by the virus, there are rising concerns in Washington that terrorists and terror groups will take advantage and move in to establish new beachheads plot attacks on the United States.
By Paul Bedard | 10/02/14 09:36 AM
With just a month until Election Day, progressives and Democrats are stepping up an effort to warn seniors, women and middle class workers that electing more Republicans, especially those tied to the Tea Party, would be devastating to their interests.
By Paul Bedard | 10/02/14 04:24 AM
According to a shocking new report from the Health and Human Services Department, there were 24.6 million people aged 12 or older who used illicit drugs during just one month last year.
By Paul Bedard | 10/01/14 02:16 PM
Virginia Del. Barbara Comstock is far in front of Fairfax Democrat John Foust in a new poll that reveals his sexist slap at the Republican has damaged his chances to replace retiring Republican Rep. Frank Wolf.
By Paul Bedard | 10/01/14 10:58 AM
Former President Jimmy Carter claimed Wednesday that he would have been reelected and beaten Ronald Reagan in 1980 if had been more "manly" in his dealings with Iran.
By Paul Bedard | 10/01/14 09:36 AM
A former Food and Drug Administration chief scientist and top infectious disease specialist said that several people were exposed to the Ebola virus by the unidentified patient in Dallas, America's first case, and it's likely that many more will be infected.
By Paul Bedard | 09/30/14 04:37 PM
More people than ever are reading newspapers online, driven by a huge surge of interest from women and a radical shift from paper to mobile devices like iPhones, a cheerful Newspaper Association report reveals.
By Paul Bedard | 09/30/14 12:10 PM
Not waiting for Washington's direction on how to aid in the fight against Ebola in Africa, American church groups are assembling ground teams and truckloads of food to send to the region beset with the virus.
By Paul Bedard | 09/30/14 11:21 AM
As citizens in the northeast flee high tax states, the region has lost its influence in Washington. It had 141 House members in 1950 but that's down to just 85 today.
By Paul Bedard | 09/30/14 10:28 AM
The gender gap is morphing into a marriage gap where married men and women are the Republican side of the new divide and unmarried men and women are Democrats.
By Paul Bedard | 09/29/14 05:38 PM
Hillary Clinton, expected to launch her campaign for president early next year, is already mapping her path to that decision with a major green energy speech set for December to one of the nation's most influential conservation activist groups.
By Paul Bedard | 09/29/14 01:42 PM
This week's Mainstream Media Scream features Meet the Press host Chuck Todd giving retiring Attorney General Eric Holder a pass on claims he ran a political Justice Department.
By Paul Bedard | 09/29/14 10:40 AM
Past financial deals of Treasury Secretary Jack Lew and Obama trade czar Michael Froman could be dragged into the administration's bid to jam retroactive taxes on corporations that set up tax-avoiding operations overseas.
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