Politics

Governor Rick Perry speaks to fellow Republicans  at the Republican National Committee's Annual Winter Meeting in San Diego. (Photo by Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

Rick Perry: ‘I’m Ready’ For White House Run

The Texas governor admits there was more excitement than preparation when he ran for the GOP nomination in 2012.

01/16/2015

Republican primary debates

GOP Schedules Just Nine Debates For 2016 Primary

Republicans unveiled plans for a primary season aimed at keeping the nominee unscathed and ready to take on the Democratic candidate heading toward Election Day.

01/16/2015

hillary clinton 2016 president

Hillary Clinton Recruiting Obama Veterans For Expected 2016 Campaign

Top pollster and media advisor among Obama campaign aides who are being wooed by the former Secretary of State.

01/14/2015

congress obama veto oil energy

House Overwhelmingly Approves Keystone XL Pipeline

President Obama has threatened to veto the bill, which would authorize a pipeline to carry tar sand oil from Canada to the Gulf Coast.

01/09/2015

senate 2016 boxer retire

Senator Barbara Boxer To Retire

The California Democrat said in a video that she will not seek re-election in 2016.

01/08/2015

Romney Ryan Campaigning

Political Analyst: Romney, Biden Will Not Run For President In 2016

The new year has brought in a new Congress as Republicans officially took control of both chambers for the first time since President Barack Obama has been in the White House.

01/08/2015

President Obama speaks at the Ford Michigan Assembly Plant Wayne, Michigan. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Obama: ‘America’s Resurgence Is Real’

The president opened a 3-state tour in Michigan by touting the recovery of the auto industry.

01/07/2015

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

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

Obama Condemns Islamic State 'Death Cult' (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

White House Threatens To EPA Related Bills

Three House Republican bills would prevent or delay environmental decisions, warns White House.

11/17/2014

more

previous