When political neophyte Pete Peterson was thinking about running for California secretary of state, his mentor urged him on with surfer logic: "Sometimes you need to be the guy in the water when the wave hits."
In the lead up to President Obama’s participation in the 2014 APEC Leaders’ Summit in Beijing, Secretary of State John Kerry delivered remarks on U.S.-China relations 35 years after the re-establishment of diplomatic ties bet
Rand Paul — who may very well end up facing Hillary Clinton in a 2016 presidential showdown — kicked off an early attack campaign against the former Secretary of State Wednesday, suggesting her presence on the campaign trail damaged the candidacies of several Democrats who lost their midterm elections.
[youtube:P3neuwoweLY] Last night President George W Bush's National Security Adviser, Stephen Hadley, presented the Lowy Institute with his vision of US-China relations, and just a day earlier, Secretary of State John Kerry delivered a speech on US-China relations at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS). Show More Summary
Democratic strategist Robertson Zimmerman on Wednesday discounted Sen. Rand Paul’s (R-KY) latest attack on former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton by pointing out that the libertarian politician took “more positions than the Kama Sutra.” As big wins for Republicans were rolling...
Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) said late Tuesday that in the wake of the Senate going Republican, the biggest loser is former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Almost every candidate Clinton campaigned for lost. Those include Georgia’s Michelle Nunn, Iowa’s Bruce Braley, North Carolina’s Kay Hagan, and Kentucky’s Alison Lundergan Grimes. Show More Summary
Gary Peters, a three-term Michigan congressman, defeated Republican rival Terri Lynn Land, a former Michigan secretary of state, to win a U.S. Senate seat.
Hillary Clinton with Alison Grimes in Kentucky (Bloomberg) Senator Rand Paul ripped Hillary Clinton tonight after the former Secretary of State failed to lift Alison Grimes in Kentucky. Rand Paul: “I think here in Kentucky it was a referendum not … Continue reading ?
AUSTIN, Texas -- Polls are closed in the majority of Texas -- voting remains open until 8 p.m. Central/7 p.m. Mountain time in the El Paso area -- and the Texas Secretary of State has posted the early vote totals, with 100 percent reporting (early voting only). Show More Summary
Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) holds his ballot after voting in the midterm elections at Bellarmine University in Louisville, Kentucky, Tuesday. McConnell defeated Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes. Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty...Show More Summary
Mid-morning in Seattle, I noticed that the NY Secretary of State website was unresponsive after I was unable to access it all when trying to determine polling locations: NY State elections site seems to be down or awfully slow: http://t.co/8VdmsvudFp Nothing in Mac Safari/Chrome for 10 minutes cc @BOENYC — Kathy E Gill (@kegill) November 4, 2014 Little [...]Show More Summary
Georgia’s voter info website down. Yes, today of all the days. How convenient, considering that the site is maintained by the Secretary of State Brian Kemp’s office. Um, he’s a Republican. Some users reported they could get the site’s splash page to load, but when they entered their information, they were told that no match could [...]Show More Summary
Last week I wrote about the proponents of Measure 1 objecting to the presence of voting guides published by the League of Women Voters at early voting locations. That resulted in the North Dakota Secretary of State’s office instructing local county auditors that polling locations need to be “free of outside guides.” “The only items...
The posters have been popping up like guerilla art across downtown Washington, D.C. One of them, glued to the plywood walls of a construction site, depicts former Secretary of State Colin Powell's 2003 testimony to the U.N. Security Council in the run-up to the invasion of Iraq. Show More Summary
If you’re in Georgia and looking for the closest polling place, too bad for you. The state’s “My Voter Page” went offline sometime Tuesday morning and the site is still down. However, the website Find Your Fcking Polling Place is operable. Raw Story reports: Some users reported they could get the site’s splash page to load, [...]
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry discusses U.S.-China relations at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies in Washington, D.C., on Nov. 4. Photo by Allison Shelley/Getty Images WASHINGTON — Secretary of State John Kerry says the United States and China must work together to stave off a global catastrophe from climate change. Show More Summary
The voter website used by Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp's office to help people access important election information has not worked for some voters this morning. Earlier this morning, CL began receiving reports that the secretary of state's "My Voter Page" website had crashed.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
Though Connecticut Secretary of State Denise Merrill (D) said on Monday that her office was ready for a successful Election Day, on Tuesday morning, her office said it appears the City of Hartford did not distribute voting lists to the polling places. Show More Summary
You had one job. This morning, as new voters hit the web looking for authoritative information about where to go to vote, Secretary of State Brian Kemp’s “My Voter Page” wasn’t working. RawStory.com (for whom I was briefly an associate...Show More Summary