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Scott Walker ‘Punts’ When Asked If He Believes In Evolution

The likely 2016 presidential candidate Scott Walker dodged questions about the theory of evolution and foreign policy after delivering a speech about global trade in London.

02/11/2015

presidential election politics

Christie: I Strongly Favor Vaccines

New Jersey governor came under criticism while in London last week for suggesting parents should be able to prevent their children from being vaccinated.

02/09/2015

A Kenyan woman from the same Kenyan district as Barack Obama's father has named her twins after the presidential candidates. (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Mocks Republican Party: ‘Starting To Sound Pretty Democratic’

President Obama and Mitt Romney rekindled their 2012 presidential campaign barbs Thursday, with Obama taking broad shots at the GOP and saying their party platform is “starting to sound pretty Democratic.”

01/30/2015

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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

As Republicans take hold of the U.S. Senate in Washington today, Americans aren’t expecting much change or positivity to come from Congress. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Poll: 62 Percent Of Americans Say New Congress Won’t Accomplish More

As Republicans take hold of the U.S. Senate in Washington today, Americans aren’t expecting much change or positivity to come from Congress.

01/06/2015

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said the impact climate change and spreading disease have on people’s daily lives is greater than that of global terrorism. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

White House: Scalise As No. 3 Says A Lot About GOP

The White House waded into a controversy over revelations that the House’s No. 3 Republican spoke to a white supremacist group 12 years ago.

01/05/2015

Despite on demand availability, crowds still flocked to theaters to catch showings of "The Interview," Thursday. (credit: AFP/Getty Images)

RNC Chairman Calling On Theaters To Show ‘The Interview’

The Republican Party wants movie theaters to show “The Interview.”

12/23/2014

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

Former President Bill Clinton introduces Sen. Mark Pryor (D-AR) during a campaign rally on November 2, 2014 in Texarkana, Arkansas. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

School Board President Wants To Ban Political Rallies At Schools Following Bill Clinton Visit

Many parents upset about school property being used for a political rally involving Democrats Bill Clinton and Sen. Mark Pryor.

11/27/2014

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

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