07/03/14 05:00 AM
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Attorney General Greg Abbott is conceding that learning where dangerous chemicals are stored in Texas can be a challenge. The Republican nominee for governor has faced scrutiny since a May ruling by his office that tightened public access to information about chemical...
07/02/14 04:03 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Conservative Republicans claimed victory this week in the Supreme Court ruling on religious freedom and the White House's acceptance that an immigration overhaul won't happen this year. Today's victories could haunt the GOP in two years' time, as the party's presidential...
By Paul Bedard | 07/02/14 02:37 PM
Goldman Sachs has provided "Clinton Inc." with nearly $5 million and office space since Bill and Hillary Clinton left the White House, making the firm their top supporter.
By Ed Sykes and Rebecca Berg | 07/02/14 01:29 PM
It's been a tough year for Louisiana Republican Congressman Vance McAllister. In April he came under fire after surveillance footage showed him kissing a long-time, married staffer.
By Rebecca Berg | 07/02/14 02:02 PM
The residual angst from the kissing scandal, which tarnished Vance McAllister's family values brand, might be only one of the serious challenges the Louisiana Republican faces.
07/02/14 01:45 PM
HOUMA, La. (Legal Newsline) – If elected, a Republican U.S. Senate candidate is promising to “pop the door off the hinges” of his Washington office. On Tuesday Rob Maness, a retired Air Force colonel, released his “Contract With Louisiana.” The 12-point contract promises an array of...
By Ashe Schow | 07/02/14 11:57 AM
"The filibuster so fills my mind bubble," a Wendy Davis supporter responded when asked to name the top legislative achievement of the Democratic gubernatorial candidate.
By Steve Doty | 07/02/14 11:47 AM
The Franklin & Marshall College poll indicates more bad news forÂ Gov. Tom Corbett. A mere 26 percent of voters surveyed believe he has performed well enough to deserve re-election.
By Associated Press | 07/02/14 08:13 AM
Maine Gov. Paul LePage's re-election team has launched a phone campaign seeking to clarify the Republican governor's position on Social Security.
By Noemie Emery | 07/01/14 03:49 PM
Years before Operation Chaos occurred to Rush Limbaugh, I had been voting strategically in New York. Here's how it all came about.
07/01/14 04:01 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Their Senate majority in peril, anxious Democrats have seized the Supreme Court decision that some companies need not provide birth control to women as fresh evidence of the GOP's "war on women" — an argument they hope will energize female voters who could decide the...
07/01/14 02:24 PM
CARSON CITY, Nev. (Legal Newsline) – Adam Laxalt, the Republican candidate for attorney general, has more than his family name going for him. He’s also outraised his Democratic rival so far in 2014, with a little help from out-of-state donors. In the first six months of 2014, Laxalt, 35,...
By David M. Drucker | 06/30/14 06:11 PM
The Republican Party continues to modernize its voter turnout capabilities, with a second digital consulting firm due to announce Tuesday that it will help the party improve its data quality. The Data Trust, a Republican third-party data sharing organization central to the GOP’s overhaul of...
06/30/14 03:06 PM
AUSTIN, Texas (Legal Newsline) – With the six-month campaign finance reporting deadline here, Texas’ gubernatorial candidates are making one final push to tap supporters. In the past several days, state Sen. Wendy Davis, the Democratic nominee, and her campaign have sent out several emails...
06/30/14 11:42 AM
WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – Because “friends and foes” view President Barak Obama’s America as weak, people should donate to the Republican National Committee, says U.S. Sen. John McCain. McCain On Monday, the RNC sent out a mass email to supporters containing a letter from the...
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