By Michael Barone | 09/09/14 08:09 PM
Over the last 20 years Republicans have tended to run a bit better in actual elections than they do in the generic vote question, but this tendency may have been reduced in recent cycles. In addition, Republicans have an advantage in House elections due to demographics and, to a lesser extent,...
By Paul Gonzalez | 09/09/14 05:41 PM
Several of the Internet’s most prominent websites including Netflix, Reddit and Mozilla want to demonstrate what browsing would be like if new federal regulations allowed Internet service providers to enable certain websites to load faster or slower than others. On Wednesday, these...
By Ashe Schow | 09/09/14 02:48 PM
Gillibrand disclosed in her new book, Off the Sidelines, that she has often been sexually harassed in the U.S. Senate. She said that one male colleague called her "porky."
By Byron York | 09/09/14 01:26 PM
The president does not have to issue a grand rallying cry against the Islamic State. All he has to do is follow American public opinion.
By Michael Barone | 09/09/14 11:31 AM
In his 30-plus years of handicapping House, Senate and governor races, Stuart Rothenberg has generally been pretty cautious.
By Ashe Schow | 09/09/14 10:58 AM
After Monday's bipartisan 79-18 vote, Reid vented to reporters that Republicans were trying to "stall" the Senate, indicating that he never intended for the campaign finance amendment by Sen. Tom Udall, D-N.M., to go to a real floor debate.
By Becket Adams | 09/09/14 09:08 AM
It's widely believed that Obama decided to lay off efforts to restructure the nation's immigration system because Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., leaned on the president to back away from the issue, arguing that executive action would endanger vulnerable red-state Democrats.
By Becket Adams | 09/09/14 08:08 AM
The CNN/ORC survey found that seven in 10 Americans say they believe the Islamic State has the ability to launch an attack on U.S. soil. A majority of survey respondents say they support the U.S. taking a more active role in combating this threat.
By Becket Adams | 09/08/14 06:47 PM
Shortly after President Obama delivered his prepared remarks on the beheading of U.S. journalist James Foley, he made his way to a nearby golf course, a decision that left supporters and critics alike questioning his judgement. Indeed, considering that Obama's somber statement came shortly...
By Becket Adams | 09/08/14 06:29 PM
"I can tell you," Udall said, "Steve Sotloff and James Foley would tell us, don't be impulsive. Horrible and barbarous as those executions were, don't be impulsive, come up with a plan to knock ISIL back."
By Timothy P. Carney | 09/08/14 05:54 PM
Ex-Im expires on September 30. That means it can be killed without having to pass a bill killing it.
By Ashe Schow | 09/08/14 05:26 PM
Atlantic County Prosecutor Jim McClain approved an application for admitting Rice into New Jersey's Pre-Trial Intervention program that allowed the NFL star to avoid jail time.
By Becket Adams | 09/08/14 04:59 PM
The Islamic State, the terrorist group that has rampaged across Iraq and Syria, is often referred to by the press and U.S. lawmakers as "ISIS," meaning the "Islamic State of Iraq and Syria."
By Ashe Schow | 09/08/14 01:39 PM
Last Wednesday, Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla., accused Republican Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker of giving women "the back of his hand."
By Becket Adams | 09/08/14 12:13 PM
"We can't leave Michigan's future in Gary Peters' hands," the ad states.
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