Veteran GOP lawmaker was facing challenges from several Tea Party candidates.
Two leading Republicans have begun an unusually personal war of words over foreign policy, highlighting a broader divide within the GOP over international affairs in one of the first public clashes of the Republican Party’s presidential primary process.
The Mississippi Tea Partyer insists on pressing claims that the runoff was tainted by Democratic voters but so far has no evidence to back the charges.
Hillary Clinton says Majority Leader Eric Cantor “was defeated by a candidate who basically ran against immigrants.”
U.S. Rep. Rob Wittman has defeated challenger Anthony Riedel in the 1st District Republican primary on Tuesday, with early returns showing the incumbent holding a wide lead.
A week before her high school graduation, Saira Blair was barely old enough to vote when she unseated a West Virginia lawmaker almost four times her age.
Republican Senate candidate Matt Bevin says he would be a great federal lawmaker — just ask Mitch McConnell.
Mitt Romney tightened his grip on the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday night, winning the Maryland and Washington, DC primaries in a rout.
Mitt Romney has won the Republican presidential primary in the District of Columbia, earning 16 convention delegates and further distancing himself from his fading rivals.
Mitt Romney’s struggle with white evangelical voters doesn’t bode well for him as he moves through the GOP presidential primary, with Mississippi and Alabama just ahead.