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GOP Candidates Treading Gingerly On Climate Change

Republicans in competitive races are treading gingerly around climate change this campaign season, often saying they are not in a good position to make a judgment on the issue, then pivoting quickly to express concern for the environment, the economy or both.

10/24/2014

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX)(2nd-R) is flanked by House Repulicans while speaking about Obamacare during a news conference on Capitol Hill, September 19, 2013 in Washington, D.C. Sen. Cruz spoke about Republican efforts to repeal Obamacare. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

GOP Governors Don’t See ‘Obamacare’ Going Away

While Republicans in Congress shout, “Repeal Obamacare,” GOP governors in many states have quietly accepted the law’s major Medicaid expansion. Even if their party wins control of the Senate in the upcoming elections, they just don’t see the law going away.

10/20/2014

Gun control groups say this is the year they finally go toe-to-toe with the National Rifle Association and match their foe's imposing campaign spending for congressional candidates.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Gun Control Groups To Match NRA Spending In Midterm Elections

Gun control groups say this is the year they finally go toe-to-toe with the National Rifle Association and match their foe’s imposing campaign spending for congressional candidates.

10/02/2014

Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus is outlining a series of "unifying goals" for the GOP that include an improved immigration system, a strong national defense and conservative family values. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

RNC Chair Outlines Election Goals Amid Fears GOP Too Focused On Obama

Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus is outlining a series of “unifying goals” for the GOP that include an improved immigration system, a strong national defense and conservative family values.

10/02/2014

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Republicans Rallying Behind ‘Religious Liberty’

Prospective Republican presidential candidates are expected to promote “religious liberty” at home and abroad at a gathering of religious conservatives, rebuking an unpopular President Barack Obama while skirting divisive social issues that have tripped up the GOP.

09/26/2014

Republican Women Face Uphill Fight Connecting With Female Voters (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Republican Women Face Uphill Fight Connecting With Female Voters

Elise Stefanik is fighting to make history in the heart of the Adirondack Mountains, an expanse of rural America in upstate New York that — like the Republican Party — is struggling to grow.

09/10/2014

Vice President Joe Biden says President Barack Obama is determined to move ahead on comprehensive immigration reforms "with or without" Congress. (Getty Images)

Biden: US Needs More Fairness, ‘Cut Middle Class Back Into The Deal’

Vice President Joe Biden says the August jobs report, which underwhelmed many economists, is another step forward in the nation’s economic recovery.

09/06/2014

File photo of Sen. Rand Paul. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Rand Paul: Hillary Clinton Doesn’t Have The ‘Wisdom’ To Be President

Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., believes that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton does not have the “wisdom” to be president.

09/05/2014

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Obama Promoting Economic Gains As Elections Near

Boosted by recent economic gains, President Barack Obama is sounding more bullish about the nation’s recovery from the Great Recession and the White House is encouraging Democrats to show similar optimism as they head into the November mid-term elections.

09/01/2014

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Cruz Sounds Like He’s Running In 2016

Firebrand Sen. Ted Cruz is sounding increasingly like he’s made up his mind to run for president in 2016.

08/30/2014

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