By Rebecca Berg | 12/09/13 03:41 PM
Former lobbyist and Republican National Committee Chairman Ed Gillespie is weighing whether to mount a challenge to Democratic Sen. Mark Warner, of Virginia, who is highly popular heading into his re-election campaign next year. Warner, with approval ratings around 60 percent and nearly $6...
By Rebecca Berg | 12/09/13 12:54 PM
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- New Mexico does not often prompt thoughts of New Jersey. The people are less abrasive; the desert landscape, more so. A population four times smaller is scattered across an area 15 times as vast. But New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez has lately been bracketed with New...
By Associated Press | 12/07/13 02:06 PM
Virtually every single important economic indicator has brightened, but that doesn't necessarily predict smooth sailing for President Obama's second-term agenda and party ahead of next year's elections.
By Associated Press | 12/07/13 01:09 PM
Idaho's top Democratic candidate for governor has taken a flexible approach with his political affiliation.
By Associated Press | 12/07/13 12:49 PM
Illinois legislators had electoral politics on the mind when voting on a bill to address the state's pension crisis.
By Washington Examiner staff reports | 12/06/13 12:11 PM
Both Republicans and Democrats on Capitol Hill want to avoid a second government shutdown that could haunt them in the 2014 midterm elections, and they are racing to reach a budget deal that would avoid it before Congress adjourns for Christmas. The parties have been here before. But this...
By Tim Mak | 12/06/13 11:43 AM
Elizabeth Warren has said repeatedly that she isn't running for president in 2016. But fellow Democrats apparently don't hear her. Progressives hoping to pull the Democratic Party further to the left still see Warren as a potential standard-bearer for their cause.
By Associated Press | 12/06/13 09:26 AM
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is backing an incumbent Republican congressman in Idaho against a more conservative primary challenger.
By Associated Press | 12/06/13 09:13 AM
Several little-known Democrats and Republicans are challenging the incumbent senator.
By Associated Press | 12/05/13 05:53 PM
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A political committee supporting Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan has started running North Carolina television commercials aiming at state House Speaker Thom Tillis, a potential Republican challenger next fall. The Senate Majority PAC said Thursday it will spend about $750,000...
By Byron York | 12/08/13
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