2014 midterm elections

President Obama speaking at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on October 17, 2014 in Washington. (Photo by Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama Moves Into Campaign Mode; Stops In Maryland And Illinois

President will attend rally for Maryland gubernatorial candidate Anthony Brown and he is scheduled to be in Chicago to attend an event for Gov. Pat Quinn.

10/19/2014

Current governor Rick Scott delayed sharing the debate stage with Democrat Charlie Crist because of a portable fan that was placed under Crist's podium. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Portable Fan Blows Up Florida Governor’s Race

Democratic activists are showing up at Rick Scott events holding portable fans, though Scott now insists he never refused to share the stage with Charlie Crist because of objections to the fan under Crist’s podium.

10/16/2014

(Photo by FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: Election Is About Economy, Not Me

The President made his economic pitch to young entrepreneurs in Southern California.

10/09/2014

File photo of voting booths. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Study: Voter ID Laws Cut Turnout by Blacks, Young

States that toughened their voter identification laws saw steeper drops in election turnout than those that did not, with disproportionate falloffs among black and younger voters, a nonpartisan congressional study released Wednesday concluded.

10/09/2014

States with photo ID laws saw drops in turnout, especially among black and younger voters, says GAO report. (Photo by BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Voter ID Laws Cut Turnout By Blacks, Young

States with photo ID laws saw drops in turnout, especially among black and younger voters, says GAO report.

10/08/2014

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks during the Republican Jewish Coalition spring leadership meeting in Las Vegas on March 29, 2014. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Federal Court Lifts Injunction In Scott Walker Case

In a political setback for the Republican Wisconsin governor, a federal appeals court removed one barrier to restarting an investigation into possible illegal coordination between Walker’s campaign and more than two dozen conservative groups.

09/24/2014

The ruling overturns the Kansas Republican Secretary of State's decision to keep Democrat Chad Taylor on the ballot even though he withdrew. The decision is expected to make it more difficult for GOP Sen. Pat Roberts (pictured) to win re-election against Independent candidate Greg Orman. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Kansas Supreme Court Orders State To Remove Democrat’s Name From Senate Ballot

Decision expected to make it more difficult for Republican Pat Roberts to win a 4th term

09/18/2014

An increase in the number of people employed year round drove the poverty rate from 15 percent in 2012 to 14.5 percent in 2013, says the Census Bureau. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Poverty Rate Drops For The First Time Since 2006

The Census Bureau found the poverty rate in 2013 was 14.5 percent, down from 15 percent in 2012. White House credits job growth for decline.

09/16/2014

File photo of man voting. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Connie Johnson Wins Dem Primary For Oklahoma Senate

She will face Republican Rep. James Lankford in the race to fill the open Senate seat.

08/26/2014

Wyoming Sen. Mike Enzi soundly beat four little-known Republican challengers in his pursuit of a fourth term. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Sen. Enzi Wins Wyoming’s GOP Primary

Man Liz Cheney once tried to unseat sails through the primary.

08/19/2014

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