By Steve Doty | 07/15/14 10:36 AM
A new NBC News/Marist poll released Tuesday shows Democrats ahead in Michigan and Colorado's Senate races.
By Michael Barone | 07/14/14 02:16 PM
Bicker is a verb we use to characterize pointless arguments between children. But political campaigns are not pointless.
By David M. Drucker | 07/14/14 08:35 AM
Elected six years ago, Sen. Mark Begich is still waiting for a vote on any of his amendments.
By Hugh Hewitt | 07/13/14 05:49 PM
Who will capture the momentum Cleveland is enjoying and give the closing speech in late June or mid-July as the GOP convention comes to a close?
07/13/14 02:15 PM
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Efforts by the Obama administration to wring protections out of a weakened Voting Rights Act begin Monday in Texas over allegations that Republicans intentionally discriminated against minorities when drawing new election maps. A federal trial in San Antonio comes a year...
07/12/14 03:30 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former federal lawyer Edward "Smitty" Smith says his roots in Washington make him the right choice to become the District of Columbia's first elected attorney general. The 34-year-old Smith officially launched his campaign on Saturday. His campaign says he's already raised...
By Blake Seitz | 07/11/14 04:30 PM
Kentucky senatorial candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes reached deep into the Democratic Party's bag of tricks for her latest line of attack against incumbent Sen. Mitch McConnell: Mediscare.
By Lisa Ruhl | 07/11/14 02:50 PM
The Washington Examiner Weekly Examiner is a round up of the week's top stories.
07/11/14 12:40 PM
ATLANTA (Legal Newsline) – With the runoff election rapidly approaching, the two Republicans vying for the nomination to run for Georgia’s open U.S. Senate seat are separated by a mere point, a new poll shows. Kingston Republican contenders U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston and former Dollar General...
By David Harsanyi | 07/11/14 11:07 AM
It's simply mystifying that so many Americans look to candidates who pretend to be just like them. We're the worst. In the rare instance I am moved to vote, the least I expect is for a candidate to be far more successful than I am.
By Betsy Woodruff | 07/10/14 06:17 PM
A Democrat-backed super PAC called Maine Forward has committed to spending $2 million against Republican Gov. Paul LePage and for Democratic nominee Mike Michaud in the run-up to the Pine Tree State's elections this fall, according to the Bangor Daily News.
By David M. Drucker | 07/10/14 05:03 PM
Democrats are largely happy with Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's strategy of limiting the number of tough votes they face, even though it means some of their own ideas haven't gotten a chance.
07/10/14 03:44 PM
ATLANTA (Legal Newsline) – As out-of-state parties continue to spend millions of dollars in the Georgia U.S. Senate race, the Democratic candidate is asking her rivals to refuse the helping hands. On Wednesday, Democratic Senate nominee Michelle Nunn sent a letter to Republican contenders...
07/10/14 03:38 PM
MANCHESTER, N.H. (Legal Newsline) – While he still trails the Democratic incumbent, Scott Brown leads all other Republican candidates in a potential November matchup in his quest to reclaim a U.S. Senate seat, a new poll shows. Brown, the former Republican senator from Massachusetts,...
By Betsy Woodruff | 07/10/14 01:36 PM
A half-dozen Democratic candidates for the House have settled on suspiciously similar lists of perks they'd end if elected.
By Ashe Schow | 07/29/14
By Noemie Emery | 07/29/14
By Paul Bedard | 07/29/14
By Philip Klein | 07/28/14
By Charles Hoskinson | 07/28/14