08/20/14 11:30 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is stepping in to help a Republican preferred by the establishment in a bruising three-way Arizona primary in one of the most competitive House districts in the country. The powerful business group is putting hundreds of thousands of dollars behind...
By Mark Tapscott | 08/20/14 08:12 AM
Dan Sullivan won Tuesday's Alaska Republican Senate primary pretty much as expected, taking 40 percent of the vote, followed by Tea Party insurgent Joe Miller with 32 percent and Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell at 25 percent.
By Brian Hughes | 08/19/14 02:40 PM
David Plouffe, the former campaign manager and senior adviser for President Obama, is joining Uber, the company announced Tuesday.
By Justin Green | 08/19/14 02:22 PM
Here's a story that will make you shake your head. Liberal organizers set up a voter registration booth at the site of Michael Brown's death in Ferguson, Mo.
By Sean Lengell | 08/18/14 10:30 PM
Vermont's Sen. James Jeffords, who died Monday, hardly was the first high-profile political figure to forsake his party.
By Mark Tapscott | 08/18/14 08:19 AM
Minorities and millennials were the core of President Obama's 2008 and 2012 election victories, and, according to conventional political wisdom, will continue to be the twin anchors of the Democratic Party for the foreseeable future.
08/17/14 11:00 AM
CHICAGO (AP) — A suburban accountant and retired downstate Marine say their lack of political experience is actually an asset in the races to unseat two Democrats who are among Illinois' longest serving statewide officeholders. The Republicans hope to tap into an anti-incumbent mood as they...
08/14/14 05:30 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner roared into the state fairgrounds on a Harley Thursday, revving up the party faithful by pledging to help loosen the Democrats' long hold on power in Illinois government. After removing his helmet, the Winnetka businessman...
By Washington Examiner | 08/14/14 05:11 PM
Those in charge of running the Postal Service have had their hands tied for decades by short-sighted politicians and a powerful government employee union.
By Mark Tapscott | 08/13/14 09:21 AM
"African-American staffers on Democratic campaigns were paid 70 cents for each dollar their white counterparts made. For Hispanic staffers in Democratic campaigns, the figure was 68 cents on the dollar," a Daily Beast report stated.
By David Limbaugh | 08/12/14 05:30 PM
President Obama blames extreme and reality-challenged politicians for government's failures. He's right, but the problem isn't Republicans.
By Ed Sykes | 08/12/14 02:02 PM
It's not 2010 anymore. In the latest WEX BackStory, Political Correspondent Rebecca Berg explains how incumbent Republicans are successfully fighting back against their tea party challengers during the 2014 primaries.
By Susan Ferrechio | 08/12/14 01:56 PM
Republicans have started to turn the tables on Democrats, enabled by news stories and Images of tens of thousands of families and unaccompanied children who have walked over the border in Texas in recent months and are straining the resources of overwhelmed federal authorities and local communities.
By Washington Examiner | 08/10/14 01:16 PM
Most Democrats are prisoners of a narrow special-interest agenda of constantly growing government budgets, regulation and taxing.
By David M. Drucker | 08/08/14 03:17 PM
Every Senate Republican running for re-election this year won his primary, denying the GOP nomination to less experienced Tea Party challengers who could have put safe seats in play for the Democrats.
By Byron York | 08/18/14
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By Mark Tapscott | 08/19/14