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2016 presidential election

Biden: 2016 Democratic Candidate Must Run On Obama’s Record

The Vice President was speaking to supporters at Drake University in Iowa.

02/12/2015

Vice President Joe Biden said Friday the nation needs to bring young men into the struggle against domestic violence by encouraging them to stand against the crime on college campuses.  (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Biden: Democrats Have Made Tough Decisions That Are ‘Hard To Explain’

Vice President Joe Biden told Democrats Friday that the past six years have been “really, really hard” for the country and the Democratic Party.

01/30/2015

A Kenyan woman from the same Kenyan district as Barack Obama's father has named her twins after the presidential candidates. (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Mocks Republican Party: ‘Starting To Sound Pretty Democratic’

President Obama and Mitt Romney rekindled their 2012 presidential campaign barbs Thursday, with Obama taking broad shots at the GOP and saying their party platform is “starting to sound pretty Democratic.”

01/30/2015

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Obama Jabs Republicans With Taunt About Winning Both Of His Elections

State of the Union ad lib hints at the deep tensions that underlie the president’s call for a more bipartisan atmosphere in Washington.

01/20/2015

As Republicans take hold of the U.S. Senate in Washington today, Americans aren’t expecting much change or positivity to come from Congress. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Poll: 62 Percent Of Americans Say New Congress Won’t Accomplish More

As Republicans take hold of the U.S. Senate in Washington today, Americans aren’t expecting much change or positivity to come from Congress.

01/06/2015

President Barack Obama announces the appointment of Elizabeth Warren as assistant to the president and special adviser to Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner on Sept. 17, 2010 in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, D.C. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Warren Standing Up To Obama Magnifying Rifts In Democratic Party

During the depths of the economic crises that consumed his first term, President Barack Obama helped pluck a Harvard professor named Elizabeth Warren out of relative obscurity and made her the face of his campaign to curtail Wall Street banks.

12/16/2014

Republican presidential hopefuls, like New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, have been meeting big donors and sizing up the competition in Florida. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

GOP Govs Starting To Strut Their Stuff For 2016

A half-dozen potential Republican presidential contenders spent last week coaxing would-be supporters at a Florida resort.

11/28/2014

Former President Bill Clinton introduces Sen. Mark Pryor (D-AR) during a campaign rally on November 2, 2014 in Texarkana, Arkansas. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

School Board President Wants To Ban Political Rallies At Schools Following Bill Clinton Visit

Many parents upset about school property being used for a political rally involving Democrats Bill Clinton and Sen. Mark Pryor.

11/27/2014

Democratic Rep. Ami Bera and former Republican congressman Doug Ose spent nearly $20 million in California's 7th Congressional District. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

California Democrat Retains Seat In Costliest House Race

Democratic Rep. Ami Bera and former Republican congressman Doug Ose spent nearly $20 million in California’s 7th Congressional District.

11/19/2014

Republican Dan Sullivan defeated Sen. Mark Begich in a race that was too close to call on election night. (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)

GOP’s Win In Alaska Adds To Party’s Senate Sweep

Republican Dan Sullivan defeated Sen. Mark Begich in a race that was too close to call on election night.

11/12/2014

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