Vice President Joe Biden’s May 2012 comments expressing support for same-sex marriage were not planned as a trial balloon for public opinion, but instead sparked “chaos” in the White House ahead of the November presidential election, according to a new book on the legalization of gay marriage.
President Bill Clinton’s former aide says Anthony Weiner’s continuing sexting scandal has been “very painful” for the Clintons, who are close to the New York mayoral candidate’s wife.
Three potential Republican presidential candidates are among the high-profile political and business leaders convening in Park City on Wednesday at a private retreat hosted by former GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney.
Five months into President Barack Obama’s second term, allies and former top aides worry that his overarching goal of economic opportunity has been diminished, partly drowned out by controversies seized upon by Republicans in an effort to weaken him.
Weeks before President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address, White House aides were locking down a plan for the sales pitch that would follow during three days of travel focused on his main themes.
President Barack Obama’s senior campaign adviser says it’s “more equitable” for the wealthier Americans to pay higher taxes in order to avoid the “fiscal cliff.”
A senior political adviser to President Barack Obama is likening Mitt Romney’s selection of Congressman Paul Ryan as his running mate to John McCain’s choice of Sarah Palin.
President Barack Obama’s campaign is using the Massachusetts Statehouse as the backdrop for a renewed attack on Mitt Romney’s record as governor.
President Barack Obama’s campaign is ramping up criticism of Republican Mitt Romney’s record in Massachusetts, while the Republican nominee is contrasting his record in the private sector with the Obama administration’s support for green energy companies.
Newark Mayor Cory Booker is pulling no punches with his critics who went after him over comments he made on NBC’s “Meet the Press” when he called President Obama’s campaign attack ads on Mitt Romney’s tenure at private equity firm Bain Capital “nauseating.”