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Former Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, delivers remarks during a "CoMITT to the Comeback" rally for Michigan republican candidates on Oct. 2, 2014 in Livonia, Michigan. (credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Romney In Iowa: ‘They Say If You’re Running For Office You Shouldn’t Tell Jokes’

Republican Mitt Romney campaigned in Iowa Sunday for U.S. Senate candidate Joni Ernst, hoping to capitalize on President Barack Obama’s sagging approval rating in the state two years after he defeated the former Massachusetts governor to win a second term in part by carrying Iowa.

10/13/2014

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

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush speaks during a Long Island Association luncheon with LIA President and CEO Kevin S. Law at the Crest Hollow Country Club on Feb. 24, 2014 in Woodbury, N.Y. (credit: Andy Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Jeb Bush: ‘This Is The Most Pessimistic America Has Ever Been’

Potential 2016 Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush weighed in to a key midterm election race on Monday, telling a Kansas fundraiser for struggling Sen. Pat Roberts that the incumbent must be re-elected so the GOP can take control of the Senate and “fix a few big things” in Washington.

09/30/2014

Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., speaks at the 2014 Values Voter Summit on Sept. 26, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Rand Paul: Young Voters ‘Are Probably Adrift Somewhat’

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul is working to improve the Republican Party’s image among young voters as he visits South Carolina, a key state in the presidential primary calendar.

09/30/2014

After a summer spent chasing voters with millions of dollars in television ads, some of the biggest spenders in politics have settled on eight Senate races for a final flurry before Election Day.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Both Parties Spend $80M In Final TV Ad Push To Win Senate Seats

After a summer spent chasing voters with millions of dollars in television ads, some of the biggest spenders in politics have settled on eight Senate races for a final flurry before Election Day.

09/26/2014

Nearly three-quarters (72 percent) of the American public says religion is influence in the U.S. as a divide between the religiously affiliated and those without religion continue to widen.  (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Poll: 72 Percent of U.S. Says Religion Losing Influence on American Life

Nearly three-quarters (72 percent) of the American public says religion is influence in the U.S. as a divide between the religiously affiliated and those without religion continue to widen.

09/22/2014

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

File photo of man voting. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Connie Johnson Wins Dem Primary For Oklahoma Senate

She will face Republican Rep. James Lankford in the race to fill the open Senate seat.

08/26/2014

Wyoming Sen. Mike Enzi soundly beat four little-known Republican challengers in his pursuit of a fourth term. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Sen. Enzi Wins Wyoming’s GOP Primary

Man Liz Cheney once tried to unseat sails through the primary.

08/19/2014

President Barack Obama speaks during a signing ceremony for H.R. 803, the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, on July 22, 2014 in the South Court Auditorium of the Eisenhower Executive Office Building, next to the White House in Washington, D.C. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: ‘I’m Not Overly Partisan’

As hopes dim for bipartisan action in Congress this summer, President Barack Obama is calling on Republican lawmakers to cooperate while complaining that they have “gone off the rails” and urging Democrats to get over their complacency and vote them out of office.

07/23/2014

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