Reid’s doctors said the surgery is necessary to save the Senate Democratic leader’s vision following a New Year’s Day accident.
State of the Union ad lib hints at the deep tensions that underlie the president’s call for a more bipartisan atmosphere in Washington.
Obama urges lawmakers to approve more aggressive measures to fight Islamic militants in Syria and Iraq.
The Texas governor admits there was more excitement than preparation when he ran for the GOP nomination in 2012.
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.
Top pollster and media advisor among Obama campaign aides who are being wooed by the former Secretary of State.
President Obama has threatened to veto the bill, which would authorize a pipeline to carry tar sand oil from Canada to the Gulf Coast.
The California Democrat said in a video that she will not seek re-election 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.
The president opened a 3-state tour in Michigan by touting the recovery of the auto industry.