An audacious conservative, Rep. Michele Bachmann stood out from the moment she was first elected to Congress in 2006. Democrats were ascendant and Bachmann was a stridently Republican new arrival with a homespun Minnesota twang.
Jerry Barnes, who served as Carroll County’s top prosecutor for 20 years, was found dead of an apparent suicide Saturday
A Texas congressman and three of his aides say they have been subpoenaed by a federal grand jury in a criminal investigation.
Maryland Republicans have chosen new leadership in the state Senate.
U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts hoped Kansas’ deep Republican roots would hold firm Tuesday as he sought to fend off a surprisingly staunch challenge from a suburban Kansas City businessman pledging to bring a nonpartisan voice to Washington.
While Republicans in Congress shout, “Repeal Obamacare,” GOP governors in many states have quietly accepted the law’s major Medicaid expansion. Even if their party wins control of the Senate in the upcoming elections, they just don’t see the law going away.
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush wants to be president. That’s according to his brother, former President George W. Bush, who recently encouraged him to enter the 2016 presidential race during a private conversation at an event honoring veterans.
A Virginia GOP official reportedly resigned from his position after questioning on social media whether Muslims contributed anything to America.
Republican U.S. Senate hopeful Mead Treadwell says the IRS should be abolished.
Tens of thousands of children streaming from chaotic Central American nations to the U.S. border have overwhelmed the government’s ability to respond, senior Obama administration officials testified Wednesday as they urged senators to agree to the president’s emergency spending request for the crisis.