08/25/14 11:00 AM
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry has added a sixth prominent attorney to his all-star legal team that is fighting two felony charges of abuse of power. Mark Fabiani on Monday was announced as the latest hire. He's a former special counsel to President Bill Clinton and was a...
By Marc Levy | 08/25/14 08:06 AM
Job No. 1 for whoever wins this fall's election for Pennsylvania governor likely will be trying to solve the state government's messy fiscal situation.
By Joseph Lawler | 08/25/14 08:57 AM
New Jersey Republican Senate candidate Jeff Bell, who is running against incumbent Democrat Sen. Cory Booker, is making criticism of the Fed and a return to the gold standard the centerpiece of his campaign.
08/25/14 05:00 AM
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A final push for votes is underway in Democrats' race to reclaim the governor's mansion. Former Gov. Charlie Crist, the longtime Republican who is seeking to reclaim his old job as a Democrat, has planned events in Jacksonville, Tampa, Orlando, Wellington and Fort...
By David M. Drucker | 08/24/14 06:19 PM
The leading progressive data firm is unveiling a host of digital innovations as the Democratic Party seeks to maintain its edge over Republicans in the competitive arena of targeting and turning out voters.
08/24/14 06:30 PM
MIAMI (AP) — It may have taken a while, but it finally feels like there's a Democratic primary for governor. Former Republican Gov. Charlie Crist, now seeking his old job as a Democrat, spent the weekend campaigning in Miami-Dade and Broward counties, meeting with volunteers, attending black...
By Betsy Woodruff | 08/24/14 11:40 AM
Ryan added that he doesn't know if Romney will run, but believes he would be make a great commander in chief. Ryan also said he wished more Americans had seen the human side of Romney that Paul got to know on the campaign trail.
By Betsy Woodruff | 08/24/14 11:39 AM
McCaul spoke with host George Stephanopoulos on ABC's "This Week" and suggested that the president will need Congressional authorization to use military force against the brutal and well-funded terrorist group.
By Betsy Woodruff | 08/24/14 10:37 AM
McCain argued that the president's foreign policy is weak on planning, and that his failure to communicate his ends to Congress has kept him from gaining its support and, in turn, developing a muscular response.
08/24/14 05:00 AM
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan, Mitt Romney's choice as his vice presidential running mate, is wrapping up a three-day swing through Florida. Ryan is due in Tallahassee, Brandon and Sarasota on Sunday to promote his new book, "The Way Forward: Renewing the American Idea." He made...
By Brian Hughes | 08/22/14 06:10 PM
Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La., who has repeatedly found a way to win in a predominantly red state, is stuck at the lowest point of her 2014 campaign.
08/23/14 02:15 PM
CINCINNATI (AP) — Looking at a wide-screen view of Ohio's economy, there are clear signs of economic progress during Republican John Kasich's time as governor. Zooming into the kitchen tables of typical Ohioans brings a fuzzier picture. In the broad view, the state has added jobs and reduced...
08/23/14 01:15 PM
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — As Zephyr Teachout says, there wasn't supposed to be a Democratic primary in Andrew Cuomo's New York, where the powerful governor with national ambitions was expected to sweep to a second term. Instead, Cuomo is facing a politically awkward challenge from a woman whose name...
08/23/14 09:31 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — They are an outsized force in modern American politics, the best-known brand of the big money era, yet still something of a mystery to those who cash their checks. Meet the Koch brothers. (Pronounced like the cola.) Perhaps the first thing you need to know is that there are...
By David M. Drucker | 08/22/14 06:22 PM
The conservative political data firm i360 is polling more than 200,000 registered voters every month in an effort to offer Republicans unparalleled voter turnout capabilities in the midterm elections and beyond. The Democrats have been at the forefront of collecting data on prospective voters...
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