By Ashe Schow | 07/22/14 04:50 PM
Rep. Bruce Braley, D-Iowa, missed 79 percent of full Veterans' Affairs Committee hearings between 2011 and 2012 -- when the Veterans Affairs scandal was starting to heat up.
07/22/14 04:13 PM
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. (Legal Newsline) – A Republican nominee running for Congress has received an endorsement from West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey. On May 13, Alex Mooney beat out a crowded field of Republican to win his party’s nomination to run for the state’s Second...
By Steve Doty | 07/22/14 10:48 AM
A new Alison Lundergan Grimes campaign ad hits Sen. Mitch McConnell on his 'not my job' comment earlier this year. The ad is part of a six-figure, statewide buy.
07/22/14 05:04 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Amid a swirl of foreign and border challenges, President Barack Obama is embarking on the one mission that has regularly proved a winner for him — raising money for his fellow Democrats. Obama on Tuesday was starting a three-day West Coast trip, scheduled to attend at...
By Byron York | 07/21/14 08:32 PM
It seems almost too obvious to mention, but presidential candidates need a clear idea of why they want to be president.
By Michael Barone | 07/21/14 05:15 PM
A Politico poll strongly suggests that Hillary Clinton's attempts to put some distance between herself and the president's record are unavailing and perhaps doomed to failure.
By Ashe Schow | 07/21/14 05:02 PM
Natalie Tennant, West Virginia's secretary of state and Democratic Senate candidate, seems to have a problem answering tough questions.
By Paul Bedard | 07/21/14 11:57 AM
Louder voices are helping to make the case for a 2016 White House matchup between Texas Sen. Ted Cruz and Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren.
07/21/14 08:15 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former President Bill Clinton says he doesn't know if his wife, Hillary, is going to run for president and said "she hasn't asked me yet." In a CNN interview broadcast Monday from Jakarta, Indonesia, Clinton says, "Whatever she does is fine." He called Hillary Rodham...
07/20/14 09:30 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democratic National Committee narrowly outraised its Republican rival last month and cut its debt to just $3 million, down from a onetime high of $23 million, according to federal financial forms due Sunday. The DNC raised almost $9 million in June, while the Republican...
07/20/14 09:00 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The political parties, their campaign committees and super PACs faced a Sunday deadline to disclose how much donors gave and how much operatives spent in June. Highlights from the filings: ___ MISSISSIPPI GOOD FOR FUNDRAISING The anti-tax Club for Growth Action last month...
By Washington Examiner | 07/20/14 07:19 PM
Colorado liberals spent a decade and millions of dollars pushing their state's political agenda to the Left.
07/20/14 12:00 PM
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn and Republican rival Bruce Rauner have both sought to use the state's jobs situation as a political weapon. But their claims and the numbers behind them demonstrate that the picture isn't nearly as clear as either Quinn or Rauner suggests. Many...
By Rebecca Berg | 07/19/14 08:32 PM
Progressive Dems are freshly encouraged that Warren's gravitational pull will move other Democrats, such as Hillary Clinton, to fight for and campaign on the same issues.
By Timothy P. Carney | 07/19/14 12:29 PM
The Michigan Republican runs afoul of the Chamber of Commerce for opposing the Export-Import Bank and budget agreements that he thought were profligate.
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