By Rebecca Berg | 03/11/14 09:03 PM
The Senate Conservatives Fund is no longer focusing solely on reshaping the Senate. Now, the polarizing conservative outside group will also turn its attention and money to some House races, announcing Tuesday its endorsement in four safe Republican districts and one other district likely to...
03/11/14 08:45 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray pressed ahead Tuesday with his re-election bid but acknowledged he took a political hit from allegations that he led a "shadow campaign" with a convicted donor nicknamed "Uncle Earl." With the Democratic primary just three weeks away,...
By Susan Crabtree | 03/11/14 03:42 PM
While Washington continues to wait for a response from Moscow in the second week of the crisis in Ukraine's Crimea region, the White House midterm money chase continues unabated. On Tuesday night, President Obama heads to New York to attend a pair of $32,400-a-person fundraisers for Democrats'...
By Noemie Emery | 03/11/14 03:12 PM
As with most things, there are good and bad aspects of the Tea Party movement. And all the bad ones were on display March 6 in a speech by Ted Cruz to the Conservative Political Action Conference that replayed every silly thing ever said by conservatives and added some riffs of his own.
By Washington Examiner staff reports | 03/11/14 02:35 PM
A pair of probes into computer security and staffing breakdowns at the FEC aren't living up to their initial billings, key congressmen indicate in a new report by the Center for Public Integrity.
By David M. Drucker | 03/11/14 11:59 AM
Colorado Rep. Cory Gardner is using all of the politically correct buzzwords and phrases to explain why he decided to reverse course and challenge Democratic Sen. Mark Udall in November. In an interview with the Washington Examiner, the second-term Republican congressman talked about providing...
By Rebecca Berg | 03/11/14 11:06 AM
Floridians in the state's 13th congressional district head to the polls Tuesday to vote in a special election, as national Democrats and Republicans eagerly watch for new voting trends in this high-stakes midterm election year. The contest is between Democrat Alex Sink and David Jolly, a...
By Jim Kuhnhenn | 03/11/14 08:13 AM
President Obama is bolstering his party's campaign coffers, joining an ally of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to help the Democratic National Committee climb out of a worrisome deficit. It's the latest alignment of the Obama and Clinton orbits, as the former first lady considers a...
03/10/14 10:33 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray is denying accusations by federal prosecutors that he was aware of an off-the-books "shadow campaign" during his 2010 bid for mayor. Gray tells WRC-TV (http://bit.ly/1nCCaVQ ) he was not involved or aware of any illicit campaign...
03/10/14 07:27 PM
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Legal Newsline) – Over the past few months, Charlie Crist, the Democratic candidate for Florida governor, has been getting a financial boost from a renowned Texas trial lawyer. Evidently, the Gulf of Mexico isn’t the only thing Florida and Texas share, as the Lone Star...
By Charles Hoskinson | 03/10/14 04:36 PM
A new poll in Arkansas shows that most voters disagree with Sen. Mark Pryor about who's entitled to represent them next year.
By Paul Bedard | 03/10/14 01:12 PM
Sen. Rand Paul is putting down stakes in Iowa, moving quickly to build a political organization that can help him win the important Iowa caucus in 2016. His political action committee, RAND PAC, just announced that the Iowa Republican Party chairman will join the organization as a political...
By Rebecca Berg | 03/10/14 12:24 PM
Hoping to counter hundreds of thousands of dollars in negative-ad spending in Alaska by the conservative group Americans For Prosperity, Sen. Mark Begich's re-election campaign will air its first television advertisement of the midterm election cycle.
By Michael Barone | 03/10/14 09:00 AM
Embedded in the returns for last Tuesday's primary election in Texas is an interesting lesson on the difficulty of holding even a minority party's coalition together.
By Brian Hughes | 03/10/14 08:46 AM
President Obama this week will devote his attention to the escalating crisis in Crimea, hosting Ukraine's interim prime minister at the White House in the U.S. government's highest-profile endorsement of the country's nascent leadership.
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