By Susan Crabtree | 08/22/14 10:52 PM
Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., subpoenaed documents about the reopening of President Obama's political office, an operation focused campaign strategy.
08/19/14 11:20 AM
WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – Two opposing factions have found common ground and are uniting for a single cause – raising money. On Friday, the Democratic National Committee and Republican National Committee filed an advisory opinion request with the Federal Election Commission. FEC...
By Steve Doty | 08/14/14 02:03 PM
Hosting a party's convention is an economic shot in the arm for any city, but what does it mean for the political party's chances in that state?
By Paul Bedard | 08/13/14 05:22 PM
Vice President Joe Biden reveals that he and the president can't agree on the best way to build a burger.
08/12/14 04:30 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Mayor Bill de Blasio is making a final appeal for the Democrats to choose Brooklyn for their 2016 convention. De Blasio, who took office in January, said Tuesday that the city had the mass transit system needed to host the more than 30,000 people expected to attend. He also...
By Steve Doty | 08/12/14 08:08 AM
The Democratic National Committee has begun looking at different sites for the party's 2016 convention. Among the five cities being considered are Philadelphia and New York City.
By Paul Bedard | 08/11/14 06:17 PM
Vacationing President Obama hosts his 401st fundraiser Monday night on Martha's Vineyard, Mass., continuing his record-setting pace.
08/11/14 04:00 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Brooklyn has rolled out the red — make that blue — carpet for the 2016 Democratic National Convention, taking committee members on a glitzy whirlwind tour while stressing the city's liberal politics, sense of spectacle and experience in hosting major events. More than a dozen...
08/11/14 12:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — One of five cities bidding for the Democratic National Convention, Philadelphia appears to hold an early edge with a track record of hosting the major gathering — not to mention that Hillary Rodham Clinton and Vice President Joe Biden have family ties to the state. The...
08/10/14 06:30 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Mayor Bill de Blasio will be absent as a who's who of political and business leaders welcome the Democratic National Committee to Brooklyn in a bid for the 2016 convention. Sen. Charles Schumer, Police Commissioner William Bratton and Barclays Center developer Bruce Ratner are...
08/08/14 06:15 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — A luncheon at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. A walk through a waterfront park with a view of the Brooklyn Bridge. Even personalized Brooklyn Nets jerseys. Brooklyn will be showcased to the Democratic National Committee next week in a two-day tour meant to demonstrate that the...
By Paul Bedard | 07/30/14 12:30 PM
Vice President Joe Biden wants supporters to write a check to celebrate President Obama's 53rd birthday.
By Becket Adams | 07/24/14 09:28 AM
President Obama at a star-studded Democratic fundraising event Wednesday evening praised his audience for putting him in the White House, but he also blamed them for handing the gavel to House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio.
By Susan Crabtree | 07/24/14 09:03 AM
Over the last few days President Obama awkwardly tried to sprinkle foreign-policy references into his fundraising speeches but got more laughs and applause with jokes complaining about "phony scandals" back in Washington at a glitzy dinner at the home of the producer of TV drama "Scandal."Â
By Washington Examiner | 07/23/14 02:58 PM
President Obama has five West Coast Democratic fundraising events on his schedule this week. To save money for the DNC, he's throwing in a speech on job training at a community college.
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