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Biden Hires John Edwards' 2008 Communications Director

Biden Hires John Edwards' 2008 Communications Director

Vice President Joe Biden has chosen a top film industry official and former spokeswoman for John Edwards' 2008... Read more »

Aug 24, 2015
Trump Doubles Down on Building Border Wall at Ala. Rally

Trump Doubles Down on Building Border Wall at Ala. Rally

Thousands of people showed up to hear Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump speak at an Alabama rally... Read more »

Aug 21, 2015
Santorum Slams Cruz on Visas, Immigration

Santorum Slams Cruz on Visas, Immigration

Rick Santorum called out Ted Cruz this week for his stance on immigration, particularly H-1B visas. Watch »

Aug 21, 2015
Gov. Brown on Clinton Emails: 'It's Almost Like a Vampire'

Gov. Brown on Clinton Emails: 'It's Almost Like a Vampire'

In an interview Friday with NBC News' “Meet the Press,” California Gov. Jerry Brown said Hillary Clinton's private... Read more »

Aug 21, 2015
Trump Condemns Beating of Homeless Mexican Citizen in Boston

Trump Condemns Beating of Homeless Mexican Citizen in Boston

Donald Trump on Friday condemned the assault on a homeless man in Boston that the suspects said was inspired by his... Read more »

Aug 21, 2015
Examining Google's Impact on Election

Examining Google's Impact on Election

Is Google powerful enough to sway the presidential election? A researcher says yes. Scott Budman reports. Watch »

Aug 20, 2015
Bush Defends Use of Term 'Anchor Babies'

Bush Defends Use of Term 'Anchor Babies'

Republican presidential contender Jeb Bush defended his use of the term "anchor babies" on a talk radio show to... Read more »

Aug 20, 2015
Former Va. First Lady Wants Corruption Charges Overturned

Former Va. First Lady Wants Corruption Charges Overturned

Former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell said Wednesday that a recent appeals court decision rejecting her... Read more »

Aug 20, 2015
Dying Woman's Final Wish: 'Don't Vote for Hillary Clinton'

Dying Woman's Final Wish: 'Don't Vote for Hillary Clinton'

A New Jersey woman has used her obituary to make a final request to friends and family: Please don't vote for... Watch »

Aug 20, 2015
Trump Poses With Bald Eagle for Time Magazine

Trump Poses With Bald Eagle for Time Magazine

GOP frontrunner Donald Trump posed with a bald eagle at his New York City office for a spread in this week’s issue... Watch »

Aug 20, 2015
GOP Hopefuls Gather for Education Summit

GOP Hopefuls Gather for Education Summit

Six Republican presidential hopefuls are in New Hampshire to discuss elementary and secondary education policy. Read more »

Aug 19, 2015
Martin O'Malley Makes First Campaign Stop in SF to Talk Tech

Martin O'Malley Makes First Campaign Stop in SF to Talk Tech

Clean energy, better wages for restaurant workers and faster alerts to locate missing children— these were some... Read more »

Aug 20, 2015
California Lawmakers Renew Push to Pass Right-To-Die Bill

California Lawmakers Renew Push to Pass Right-To-Die Bill

California lawmakers are making a new push to allow terminally ill patients to legally end their lives after... Read more »

Aug 18, 2015
Menendez Becomes Second High Profile Dem to Oppose Iran Deal

Menendez Becomes Second High Profile Dem to Oppose Iran Deal

New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez announced on Tuesday his opposition to the Iran nuclear deal, the second Democratic... Read more »

Aug 18, 2015
Pa. Lawmaker Pleads Not Guilty to Federal Racketeering

Pa. Lawmaker Pleads Not Guilty to Federal Racketeering

The 11-term Philadelphia Democrat is vowing to fight the charges in a July 29 indictment, which include racketeering... Watch »

Aug 18, 2015
First Openly Transgender Official Hired at White House

First Openly Transgender Official Hired at White House

The White House has hired its first openly transgender staff member. The White House announced Raffi... Read more »

Aug 18, 2015
GOP Hopeful Scott Walker Offers Health Plan With Tax Credits

GOP Hopeful Scott Walker Offers Health Plan With Tax Credits

Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker's plan for replacing President Barack Obama's health care law would... Read more »

Aug 18, 2015
Rubio's Slow Start in Iowa, N.H., Puzzles GOP

Rubio's Slow Start in Iowa, N.H., Puzzles GOP

Republican presidential hopeful Marco Rubio's slow-go campaign strategy is puzzling party operatives in Iowa and New... Read more »

Aug 18, 2015
Examining Big Issues Facing State Legislature

Examining Big Issues Facing State Legislature

The state legislature returned Monday with one last opportunity to deal with some thorny issues before its... Watch »

Aug 17, 2015
Walker Agrees with Trump on Ending Birthright Immigration

Walker Agrees with Trump on Ending Birthright Immigration

Scott Walker, the Republican governor of Wisconsin and GOP presidential candidate, said Monday that he agrees with... Read more »

Aug 17, 2015

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