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Democrats Seize on McConnell Shutdown Threat
Posted Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:08:23 GMT
Democrats are firing back at Mitch McConnell's suggestion that Republicans, if they win control of the Senate, would possibly threaten to shutdown the government






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Rick Perry Turns Himself in for Felony Charges
Posted Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:33:09 GMT
Texas Gov. Rick Perry defiantly told supporters "we will prevail" before turning himself in to authorities on Tuesday.






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Gov. Rick Perry Booked on Two Felony Counts
Posted Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:34:36 GMT







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President Bush Accepts the Ice Bucket Challenge
Posted Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:17:34 GMT
The former president accepted the challenge from daughter Jenna Bush Hager, getting doused in ice water by none other than his wife, Laura.






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Tea Party Favorite Defeated in Alaska GOP Primary
Posted Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:24:23 GMT
Former state Attorney General Dan Sullivan won Alaska's GOP primary to become his party's candidate to take on U.S. Sen. Mark Begich in the fall.






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Rick Perry Turns Himself in for Corruption Charges
Posted Tue, 19 Aug 2014 23:46:19 GMT
Texas Gov. Rick Perry defiantly told supporters "we will prevail" before turning himself in to authorities on Tuesday.






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Rick Perry on Corruption Charges: 'We Will Prevail!'
Posted Tue, 19 Aug 2014 22:42:03 GMT
Before turning himself into local authorities, Texas Gov. Rick Perry called the corruption charges against him an injustice and attack on the rule of law.






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Watch Live: Rick Perry to Turn Himself in Over Abuse of Power Charges - 5:45 PM ET
Posted Tue, 19 Aug 2014 20:56:36 GMT
Texas Gov. Rick Perry will speak to press before he is processed at the Travis County criminal justice center. Perry was recently indicted for alleged abuses of power.






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Watch Live: Rick Perry Turns Himself in Over Abuse of Power Charges - 5:30 PM ET
Posted Tue, 19 Aug 2014 20:56:36 GMT
Texas Gov. Rick Perry will speak to press before he is processed at the Travis County criminal justice center. Perry was recently indicted for alleged abuses of power.






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Senator Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Posted Tue, 19 Aug 2014 19:52:51 GMT
Sen. Angus King, I-Maine, calls on Senators Ted Cruz, Tim Kaine and Jeff Flake to complete the Ice Bucket Challenge.






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Three Republicans Vying to Take on Begich in Alaska
Posted Tue, 19 Aug 2014 19:26:37 GMT
Alaska Republicans on Tuesday will choose between three GOP challengers vying to take on Democratic Sen. Mark Begich.






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Immigrant Backers to Obama: 'Go Big and Bold'
Posted Tue, 19 Aug 2014 17:54:21 GMT
About 15 events, including one in Washington, D.C., are planned by immigration advocates still demanding deportation relief from the president.






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Falling Stars: Top GOP Hopefuls Embroiled in Scandal
Posted Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:10:36 GMT
GOP governors, once considered among the party’s best hopes for taking back the White House, have suffered significant setbacks in recent months.






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2 Dan Sullivans Run For Office, Sowing Confusion
Posted Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:50:14 GMT







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Can Another Young Latino Mayor Go To Washington?
Posted Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:38:22 GMT
California's House District 31 is a pick-up opportunity for Democrats and young Latino Mayor Pete Aguilar hopes to be the one to snatch it.






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Obama: 'No Doubt' U.S. Will Continue Fight Against ISIS
Posted Mon, 18 Aug 2014 20:58:48 GMT
President Obama talks about U.S. military efforts in Iraq against ISIS.






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Watch Live: Obama Makes Statement On Iraq and Ferguson
Posted Mon, 18 Aug 2014 20:33:59 GMT
President Obama makes a statement on Iraq and on the situation in Ferguson, Missouri.






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Iraqis Retake Key Dam after U.S. Strikes
Posted Mon, 18 Aug 2014 19:58:17 GMT
Iraqi and Kurdish forces have retaken a strategically important dam near Mosul on Monday after two days of airstrikes.
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Ron Paul Defends Rick Perry Against Indictment
Posted Mon, 18 Aug 2014 18:49:31 GMT
One of Rick Perry's usual critics came to his defense on Monday, calling the indictment against the governor a "joke."






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Clintons to Head to Iowa Next Month
Posted Mon, 18 Aug 2014 16:20:24 GMT
In case you wanted even more evidence that Hillary Clinton is more than eyeing a 2016 presidential run: She is heading to Iowa next month.






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Vermont Senator who split with GOP Dies at 80
Posted Mon, 18 Aug 2014 15:39:04 GMT
Former Vermont Sen. James Jeffords, who gave Democrats control of the Senate by leaving the Republican party in 2001, died Monday.






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Jeffords, Vermont Senator who split with GOP, dies
Posted Mon, 18 Aug 2014 15:39:04 GMT
Former Vermont Sen. James Jeffords, who gave Democrats control of the Senate by leaving the Republican party in 2001, died Monday.






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The Truth About Perry? He Was Already a Very Long Shot
Posted Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:28:46 GMT
Texas Gov. Rick Perry’s indictment Friday on abuse of power charges will complicate his plans for a presidential run in 2016. But in reality, he was already a very long shot.






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Obama Holding Top-Level Meetings on Ferguson and Iraq
Posted Mon, 18 Aug 2014 12:59:14 GMT
President Obama interrupted his Martha’s Vineyard vacation and returned to the White House to hold meetings on the situations in Ferguson, Missouri and Iraq.






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McDonnell's Defense Due to Kick Off
Posted Mon, 18 Aug 2014 12:16:35 GMT
The jury will hear the first defense witnesses Monday as the trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife enters its fourth week.






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