Politics

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell (Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Ex-Virginia Governor Makes 1st Remarks Since Indictment

Former Gov. Bob McDonnell was greeted with applause from several hundred Virginia Republicans at a political cookout.

06/17/2014

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., speaks during a news conference at the U.S. Capitol on June 10, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Political Analyst: Cantor’s ‘Comeback Will Take A While’ Following Stunning Loss

Eric Cantor made history Tuesday night, but not in a good way, becoming the first sitting House majority leader to lose a primary race.

06/11/2014

Hillary Clinton says Majority Leader Eric Cantor "was defeated by a candidate who basically ran against immigrants." , D.C. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Hillary Clinton: Benghazi Investigations ‘More Of A Reason To Run’ For President

Hillary Rodham Clinton said in an interview Monday that she feels emboldened to run for president because of Republican criticism of her handling of the deadly 2012 terrorist attacks in Benghazi, Libya.

06/09/2014

Primary voters went to the polls in 8 states. (Getty Images)

Neck And Neck In Mississippi As GOP Seeks To Pick Up 6 Senate Seats In November

Mississippi contest between incumbent Sen. Thad Cochran and Tea Party challenger Chris McDaniel too close to call.

06/04/2014

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GOP Lawmakers: President Obama Violated The Law

Republican lawmakers say President Barack Obama violated U.S. laws when he approved the exchange of an American soldier.

05/31/2014

Tom Steyer introduces a panel during the National Clean Energy Summit 6.0 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on Aug. 13, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nev. (Photo by Isaac Brekken/Getty Images for National Clean Energy Summit 6.0)

Billionaire Environmentalist To Spend $100M Attacking GOP On Climate Change In 2014 Elections

The money will be used to back Democrats and attack Republicans in seven competitive Senate and gubernatorial races this year.

05/22/2014

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Obama Raps GOP For Focusing On Obamacare And Benghazi

Obama says the GOP focus on Obamacare and Benghazi has become an endless loop.

05/19/2014

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Tea Party Losing Races But Tugging GOP Rightward

Tuesday’s high-profile primary elections may extend a streak of sorts for tea party Republicans: losing individual races but winning the larger ideological war by tugging the GOP rightward.

05/18/2014

"Jeb Bush is my friend. I think he'd make a great president. I've nudged him for some time," Boehner told the San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. (Andy Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Boehner Says He ‘Nudged’ Jeb Bush Towards White House Run

Boehner tells Hispanic business men in Texas, “Jeb Bush is my friend. I think he’d make a great president.”

05/12/2014

President Obama attends the White House Correspondent's dinner. (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Jokes About Health Care Stumble At WHCD

President make jokes about Healthcare.gov, takes playful jabs at political rivals during annual White House Correspondent’s dinner.

05/03/2014

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