McConnell Victory Speech: We Begin New 'Race To Turn This Country Around'Republicans are off to a good start on election night with a victory by GOP Senate leader Mitch McConnell.
McConnell: 'This Is A Chance To Begin To Save This Country'Public campaigning gives way to the privacy of the voting booth today with control of the Senate, the makeup of the House and three dozen governorships at stake.
Mitch McConnell's Pitch: Make Me Majority LeaderWith public polls showing Sen. Mitch McConnell leading his Democratic challenger Allison Lundergan Grimes, the Republican leader focused on another prize in his final pitch to voters Monday: becoming Senate majority leader.
Bill Clinton: I Know Many Kentucky Voters Are Angry At ObamaBill Clinton said he knows many Kentucky voters are angry at President Barack Obama, but he urged them Tuesday not to take it out on Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes in her bid to unseat a 30-year Senate incumbent.
Poll: McConnell Only Holds One-Point Lead Over Grimes In Senate RaceA new poll shows that Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell only has a one-point lead over Democratic challenger Alison Lundergan Grimes for his Kentucky Senate seat.
Dem Senatorial Campaign Committee Ads Off The Air In Kentucky Senate RaceIn the final weeks of a cross-country battle for Senate control, officials in both political parties are making multimillion-dollar advertising decisions that offer clues about where the real battlefields lie.
Grimes Still Refuses To Say If She Voted For Obama: It Would 'Compromise A Constitutional Right'Despite her pledge, Grimes stuck to her days-long refusal to say if she voted for Obama in 2008 and 2012. She insisted that if she answered the question, it would "compromise a constitutional right" to cast a secret ballot.
Obama Outlines Plan To Defeat Islamic StateStrategy will include U.S. led air strikes and the training and arming of Syrian rebels opposed to the Islamic State group. He promises no "boots on the ground" for American forces.
Mitch McConnell's Campaign Manager ResignsJesse Benton says he doesn't want a scandal in Iowa involving a presidential campaign he worked for in 2012 to be a distraction in Kentucky.
Ky. Dem Senate Candidate Turns To Bill Clinton To Help Insulate Her From Unpopular ObamaU.S. Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes turned to Bill Clinton on Wednesday to help insulate her from an unpopular Democratic president who is dragging down her support in the traditional Democratic stronghold of eastern Kentucky.
Poll: Republicans Favored To Capture Senate In Midterm ElectionsRepublicans are predicted to take the Senate in November, with a 51-49 seat edge that could be increased or decreased by two points if the election were held today.
Boehner: Border Crisis 'Is A Problem Of The President's Own Making'Congressional Republican leaders on Thursday blasted President Barack Obama's emergency spending request for the border crisis, saying Obama caused the problem and now wants Congress to sign off on more of the same.
Senate Democrats Scuttle Vote On Spending BillBiggest obstacle is Mitch McConnell amendment that would block new regulation of existing coal plants.
McConnell Senate Race Opponent Calls On Shinseki To ResignThe Democratic candidate in Kentucky's Senate race is calling on Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki to resign following reports of problems at health care facilities nationwide.
McConnell Challenges Democrat Grimes To Three DebatesU.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell has challenged Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes to three debates.