09/30/14 11:29 AM
AUSTIN, Texas (Legal Newsline) – Texans are no stranger to droughts, especially Democrats who run for state offices in the Lone Star State. And perhaps the most parched race this election cycle is the race for attorney general – a contest in which state Sen. Ken Paxton, the GOP contender, could...
By Susan Ferrechio | 09/30/14 11:21 AM
The National Republican Senatorial Committee on Tuesday released new campaign ads targeting North Carolina, Arkansas and Colorado, which are three of the most contested Senate races.
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 Kelly Cohen | 09/30/14 08:13 AM
In the minute-long ad called "Home," Noelle Hunter, a resident of Morehead, Ky., praises the incumbent GOP senator, saying he helped her get her daughter back from her ex-husband, who had taken her to Mali during a custody battle.
09/29/14 05:25 PM
WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – With only five weeks to go until the general election, no candidate in the Louisiana U.S. Senate race has pulled away from the other, though the Republican in the Iowa U.S. Senate race has opened a six-point lead. In Louisiana, incumbent Sen. Mary Landrieu, a...
By David M. Drucker | 09/29/14 04:48 PM
About 250 Republican insiders and activists gathered in a stately barn in the suburbs of Wichita to see former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush.
By Rebecca Berg | 09/29/14 04:28 PM
Seven-time NASCAR champion Richard Petty endorsed Tillis in a new television spot from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, a major backer of Tillis's bid to unseat Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan in North Carolina.
By Kelly Cohen | 09/29/14 03:49 PM
Some potential presidential contenders are getting more assertive in how they answer questions of whether they'll run, a sign that the 2016 race is ready to move into a higher gear.
By Becket Adams | 09/29/14 03:35 PM
Okay, so maybe he's not "all in."
By Kelly Cohen | 09/29/14 02:22 PM
Pataki, who was governor from 1995 to 2006, would join a growing field that is still fairly thin on Establishment Republicans.
09/29/14 01:45 PM
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Republican Rob Astorino is using a mushroom cloud from an old political ad to remind voters about a federal investigation into what he called a "cloud of corruption" around Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Astorino's new spot, to be broadcast around the state on Tuesday,...
By Becket Adams | 09/29/14 01:44 PM
Mitch McConnell's campaign on Monday released an ad that paints the Kentucky senator in a sympathetic light, giving voters in the Bluegrass State a look at his "softer" side.
By Steve Doty | 09/29/14 01:00 PM
Sen. Kay Hagan, D-N.C., is holding onto a small lead over Republican challenger Thom Tillis.
09/29/14 12:45 PM
DENVER (AP) — The entrepreneurs of the young U.S. marijuana industry are taking another step into the mainstream, becoming political donors who use some of their profits to support cannabis-friendly candidates and ballot questions that could bring legal pot to more states. The political...
By Steve Doty | 09/29/14 11:45 AM
The Republican Party received good news over the weekend as a new poll shows Joni Ernst leading Rep. Bruce Braley by four points in Iowa.
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