When David Duke announced last week that he would be running for Senate in Louisiana, GOP Chairman Reince Priebus swiftly sent out a tweet assuring America that the former Ku
Suffolk University just released its first look at Pennsylvania’s competitive Senate race, and it gives Democrat Katie McGinty a surprisingly large 43-36 lead on Republican Sen. Pat Toomey. The same poll, conducted Monday through Wednesday...Show More Summary
An antigay Nebraska Republican state senator is under pressure to resign over a sexually explicit video of himself that was found on his state-issued computer. According to the Lincoln Journal-Star, the scandal has prompted the state’s Republican Gov. Pete Ricketts to call for Sen. Bill...
Brainwashing. That’s the reason Republican Sen. Jim Inhofe of Oklahoma gives when asked why his granddaughter questioned his lack of understanding regarding climate change. Quite a hoot from the guy who has taken more than $2 million from the PACs of oil, gas, and coal operators during his career in Congress. Show More Summary
Ohio Republican Senator Rob Portman just got a rather interesting endorsement, showing the politics sometimes makes for strange bedfellows. A...
A local Black Lives Matter chapter decided to endorse the Republican candidate for Senate in Ohio, Politico reported. Rob Portman, the Republican incumbent in the state, landed the endorsement of the Black Lives Matter group in Cuyahoga...Show More Summary
Jason Steed: My theory: If we get deep into August and the polls are showing not only a strong lead for Clinton but also promising leads in enough of those senate races, it will take only credible whispers of withdrawing … Continue reading ?
Leading Off: ? PA-Sen: Suffolk University just released its first look at Pennsylvania's competitive Senate race, and it gives Democrat Katie McGinty a surprisingly large 43-36 lead on Republican Sen. Pat Toomey. The same poll, conducted...Show More Summary
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump won’t release his tax returns because he isn’t even rich, at least according to Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.). “Donald Trump can’t show us his tax returns. Why? Because he’s a...Show More Summary
What if David Duke wins the Republican nomination for Senate? David Harsanyi writes: What if there were a large field of GOP presidential candidates and, due to a confluence of events, someone like Duke fairly captured the Republican...Show More Summary
Democrat Ted Strickland, the former Ohio governor who is challenging Republican Sen. Rob Portman, lashed out Thursday at the unions that are formally backing the sitting senator, saying that the endorsements were cooked up in order to win favor with a politician who could help their troubled pension plans.
North Carolina Republicans thought the Virginia senator was wearing the flag of Honduras, where he volunteered as a Jesuit missionary.
Updates on California politics: Gov. Jerry Brown promises action on climate talks, acting governor declares wildlfire emergency July 27, 2016, 9:01 p.m. Welcome to Essential Politics, our daily feed on California government and politics news. Here's what we're watching: Gov. Jerry Brown, in Philadelphia...
The senator from Virginia, Hillary Clinton’s running mate, offered a little something for everyone in his convention speech.
High-profile Democrats are in disbelief over Donald Trump's call for Russian hackers to release some of Hillary Clinton's emails. During a press conference on Wednesday, the Republican presidential nominee said that Russian hackers who...Show More Summary
PHILADELPHIA (Reuters) - Democratic vice presidential nominee U.S. Senator Tim Kaine laid into Republican candidate Donald Trump on Wednesday, describing the billionaire as "a one-man wrecking crew" who cannot be trusted with America's...Show More Summary
PHILADELPHIA ? Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) delivered a characteristically scathing indictment of congressional Republicans in his speech at the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday night, once again blaming them...Show More Summary
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid appeared at the DNC tonight to declare that Donald Trump is not an aberration in the Republican party, but is in fact the logical end result of what Republicans have been doing in Congress for years...
Jim Inhofe, the Republican senator from Oklahoma, has 16 grandchildren, according to The Washington Post. At some point, one of them asked him why he is a climate change denier. That made him worried for all American schoolchildren—their...Show More Summary
Republicans are outraged by a Democratic Senate candidate who made a vulgar insult about a rival. But then there's Donald Trump.