By Rebecca Berg | 12/10/13 12:28 PM
A Washington, D.C., fundraiser scheduled for this week for North Carolina House Speaker Thom Tillis, a Republican candidate for Senate, will feature a few big GOP names, including Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell. Sens. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., and Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., are also slated to...
By Sean Higgins | 12/09/13 05:05 PM
Defending Main Street, the super PAC of the Republican Main Street Partnership, has gotten $400,000 in donations from two major labor organizations: The Laborers' International Union of North America and the International Union of Operating Engineers, according to the National Journal. Big...
By Susan Ferrechio | 12/09/13 03:48 PM
House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster, R-Pa., on Monday introduced the "Prohibiting In-Flight Voice Communications and Mobile Wireless Devices Act," which would outlaw most cellphone calls during commercial domestic flights.
By Rebecca Berg | 12/09/13 03:41 PM
Former lobbyist and Republican National Committee Chairman Ed Gillespie is weighing whether to mount a challenge to Democratic Sen. Mark Warner, of Virginia, who is highly popular heading into his re-election campaign next year. Warner, with approval ratings around 60 percent and nearly $6...
By Associated Press | 12/09/13 01:00 PM
Fresh from shackling the traditional blocking ability of the Senate's minority party, Democrats are ready to muscle through President Obama's nominees for pivotal judgeships and other top jobs. Despite last month's Democratic power play, Senate Republicans retain the power to slow, though not...
By Paul Bedard | 12/09/13 05:52 AM
Ed Gillespie, a former top aide to President George W. Bush who chaired both the Republican National Committee and Virginia GOP, said he is considering a bid against Democratic Sen. Mark Warner, automatically putting Virginia in play and giving the Republicans their best chance to take back...
By Charles Hoskinson | 12/08/13 06:09 PM
Republicans should stand up for their principles, Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli insisted Saturday night as he tearfully described how many in the party abandoned him in the homestretch of the 2013 governor's race. Defying polling results that showed him much farther behind,...
By Ashe Schow | 12/06/13 01:55 PM
MSNBC host Chris Matthews is at it again. This time he's comparing current GOP legislators to those who supported apartheid in South Africa.
By Associated Press | 12/06/13 08:47 AM
Facing a standoff in the Senate, the top Democrats and Republicans on Congress' military panels are working on a backup plan to ensure that they complete a far-reaching defense policy bill before year's end.
By Ashe Schow | 12/05/13 05:08 PM
Call it combat training for a war against the war on women. The National Republican Congressional Committee doesn't want any male GOP candidates to pull a Todd Akin or Richard Mourdock during the 2014 elections, especially when control of the Senate is up for grabs, so it's training candidates...
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