T.W. Shannon’s Senate Campaign is Not About Race, but if he Wins, Some Say...

Tonight’s GOP Senate primary in Oklahoma isn’t about race…except it sure will be if T.W. Shannon wins. T.W. Shannon doesn’t talk about race. He doesn’t...

Are Folks Still Messing with the Black Vote in Mississippi?

In a brutal Deep South Republican primary runoff the establishment candidate’s campaign is asking black Democratic voters to break the law to fight off...

5 Keys to Primary Day: Cochran and Rangel Hang in the Balance

The political careers of Sen. Thad Cochran and Rep. Charles Rangel — iconic politicians who between them have spent 84 years in Congress —...

Racial Politics is Roiling Mississippi Republican Senate Runoff

Race is roiling the Republican Senate runoff in Mississippi, a state with a long history of divided politics where the GOP is mostly white...

Issa Will Question IRS Commissioner in Prime Time Tonight

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee chairman Rep. Darrell Issa will question IRS commissioner John Koskinen at a Capitol Hill hearing Monday night at...

South Dakota Republican Party says it’s Time to Impeach President Obama

The South Dakota Republican Party state convention passed a resolution calling for the impeachment of President Barack Obama Saturday. The resolution says Obama has "violated...

Governor Jindal says Rebellion is Brewing Against Obama, Warns of “Hostile Take Over”

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal on Saturday night accused President Barack Obama and other Democrats of waging wars against religious liberty and education and said...

Christie Tests 2016 Appeal with Visit to New Hampshire

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is still being dogged by the scandal known as “Bridgegate,” but that’s not stopping the Republican from testing his...

Rep. Steve Scalise Elected as House Majority Whip

Rep. Steve Scalise, R-Jefferson, was elected House majority whip Thursday -- elevating him to the No. 3 leadership post for House Republicans. He is Louisiana's...

Mississippi Republican, Thad Cochran, Relying on Blacks to Rescue him in GOP Primary

Bishop Ronnie C. Crudup stood before roughly a dozen of his colleagues at a weekly Baptist fellowship meeting last week and asked for their...

WATCH: Megyn Kelly Goes Off, Not on Obama, but on Dick Cheney Regarding Iraq

  Former Vice President Dick Cheney and his daughter Liz sat down with Megyn Kelly to talk about their joint column slamming President Obama on Iraq and a whole host of other foreign...

Harry Reid says he Won’t Attend a Redskins Game Until Team Changes Name

The Washington NFL team invited Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) to a game this season and on Monday Reid responded with a terse...

Texas’ Rough-and-Ready Politics to be Focus of New HBO Series

Between Rick Perry, Ted Cruz and Wendy Davis, Texas politicians in recent years have lived up to their state's reputation for producing larger-than-life characters. That...

Zach Dasher, Nephew of “Duck Dynasty” Patriarch Phil Robertson, Announces Run for U.S. Congress

The nephew of "Duck Dynasty" reality TV personality Phil Robertson said on Monday he would run for the U.S. House of Representatives in northeastern Louisiana as a...

Defeated Eric Cantor Speaks at New York Synagogue; Finds Reassurance in Jewish Faith

Rep. Eric Cantor, the House majority leader crushed in a shocking Republican primary Tuesday, has found religion. “Having been through what I’ve been through this...

America’s Shifting Population Turns All Politics National

When William E. Davis was growing up here in DeSoto County, just across the state line from Memphis, there were more than 300 dairy...

Obama Frustrates Supporters by Delaying Immigration Issue Despite Cantor Loss

To the frustration of many of his supporters, President Barack Obama is backing away from immigration changes he could make on his own. He...

CNN Poll Shows President Obama and George W. Bush at Same Level of Unpopularity

It's been a bad week for President Barack Obama. His prisoner swap -- five Taliban commanders for once-imprisoned Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl -- has been intensely...

Shock Defeat: House Majority Leader Eric Cantor Loses Virginia’s Republican Primary to Tea Partier...

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor was defeated Tuesday by a little-known economics professor in Virginia's Republican primary, a stunning upset and major victory for...

Another Powerful Democrat Quits on President Obama; says ‘I’ve Had Enough’

The email hit my in-box at 9:41 p.m. last Wednesday.  From one of the most powerful Democrats in Washington, a close adviser to the...