Sen. Heidi Heitkamp

"I'm doing what every woman in America does, I'm multitasking," Capito says.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Senate Women Determined to Swell Ranks in 2014

The Senate’s 20 women, emboldened by their recent political and legislative successes, are determined to swell their ranks this November.


File photo of Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND). (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Heitkamp Balances National Democrats, ND Opinion

Democrat Heidi Heitkamp spent much of her 2012 Senate campaign trying to distinguish herself from national figures in her party like President Barack Obama and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid.


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First Lady Tells Dem Donors ‘You Can Write A Big, Old Fat Check’ For Midterms

First Lady Michelle Obama reiterated the need to focus on the 2014 midterm elections and the financial support needed for Democratic support of gun laws, the DREAM Act and the Affordable Care Act.


Vice President Joe Biden arrives for a House Democratic Caucus meeting to discuss the legislation that will blunt the effects of the "fiscal cliff" before a rare New Year's Day session on Jan. 1, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Biden: ‘Spread Your Legs, You’re Gonna Be Frisked’

It’s three days into the new year and Vice President Joe Biden has committed his first gaffe of 2013.