Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley is Laying the Foundation for a Presidential Run in 2016

Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley — who’s made little secret of the fact he’s considering a 2016 White House bid — suggested over the weekend that...

Joan Mondale, Wife of Former Vice President Walter Mondale, Dies at 83

Joan Mondale, the wife of former Vice President Walter Mondale, died Monday afternoon. She was 83 years old. The death of Mondale, an arts patron...

Christie Takes Aim at Accuser and the Media in Note to Supporters

Embattled New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie struck back over the weekend, calling allegations that he had knowledge of the George Washington Bridge lane closures as...

Far-Right Conservative Groups See Big Gains in G.O.P. Fund-Raising

Insurgent conservative organizations raised more money last year than the leading Republican establishment outside groups, whose bulging bank accounts and ties to major donors...

Bolder than Holder: Cruz Demands Answers from DOJ

For once, Eric Holder is conducting an investigation instead of being the subject of one. Even that's proving to be a tall task for...

In Los Angeles, Michelle Obama Tells Supporters to “Write a Big, Fat Check” to...

First Lady Michelle Obama on Wednesday urged supporters in Los Angeles to donate money to boost Democratic prospects in the 2014 midterm election, saying such efforts...

Can Cathy McMorris Rodgers Lead the Republican Party Back to Compassionate Conservatism?

President Obama touched on several hot button issues as he addressed the economy, immigration and gun violence in his State of the Union on Tuesday (Jan....

In State of the Union Address, Obama Laments Lack of Economic Progress for Working-Class...

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New York Rep. Michael Grimm Threatens to Throw Reporter Off of Balcony After he...

  During an interview following President Obama's State of the Union address, the embattled Staten Island Republican grew angry after and made a violent threat...

WATCH: Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers Delivers the Republican Response to the State of the...

Following is the full text of the Republican Address to the Nation by House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA), as prepared for...

In State of the Union Address, President Obama Urges Action But Pushes Old Ideas

Seeking to energize his sluggish second term, President Barack Obama vowed Tuesday night in his State of the Union address to sidestep Congress "whenever...

Under Obamacare, Senator Tom Coburn’s Cancer Doctor Is Not Covered

Cancer-stricken Sen. Tom Coburn revealed Tuesday that his health insurance under Obamacare doesn’t cover his oncologist, but said he still is receiving excellent care. “I’m...

Ted Cruz Says President Obama Should Use State of the Union Speech to Apologize...

Conservative Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) isn't ruling out a run for president, and he has some some ideas about what President Obama should say...

President Obama Expected to Call for ‘Year of Action’ In 2014 State of the...

President Barack Obama plans to make 2014 a year of action by using his executive authorities wherever possible, while still striving to work with...

Obama Expected to Offer a Lone Ranger Approach in SOTU

President Barack Obama will lay out a strategy for getting around a divided Congress and boosting middle-class prosperity on Tuesday in a State of the Union...

5 Years In: As White House Prepares Obama’s State of the Union Address, a...

A State of the Union address is typically a workmanlike affair – presidents can strive for the lofty and inspirational, but in the end,...

Can George P. Bush Save the Republican Party?

It’s an unseasonably warm midwinter day when a giant blue campaign bus arrives at a downscale strip mall in Pasadena, Texas, announcing the imminent...

White House Warns that President Obama Will Still Bypass Congress if he Has To

President Barack Obama will work with Congress where he can and circumvent lawmakers where he must, his top advisers warned Sunday in previewing Tuesday's...

Republicans in Arizona Censure John McCain for “Liberal” Record

The Arizona Republican Party formally censured Sen. John McCain on Saturday, citing a voting record they say is insufficiently conservative. The resolution to censure McCain...

NYC Mayor de Blasio Agrees with Gov. Cuomo: Extreme Conservatives Are Not Welcome in...

New York's official state motto is Excelsior, often translated as "ever upward", but if Governor Andrew Cuomo had his way, he's prefer it to say "ever liberal"....