Ben Carson Says ‘Likelihood Is Strong’ He Will Run for President In 2016

Former Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon and conservative activist Ben Carson said there is a “strong” likelihood that you will see his name in the presidential...

Out of Texas: Four Politicians with Deep Roots in the State Could Vie for...

The next presidential election may be more than two years away, but things are already getting awkward in the Lone Star State, where at...

Republican Candidates Project Moderate Image to Sway Skeptical Midterm Voters

In a midterm election year in which the political climate and map of battleground states clearly favors Republicans, many GOP candidates are nevertheless embracing...

How Texas Became the Focal Point for the Conservative Movement

Twenty years ago this November, Texas elected George P. Bush’s uncle as governor. That election cemented Republicans in power in the Lone Star State...

Hillary Clinton Visits Iowa, Spurs 2016 Speculation

Even though she didn’t receive a wildly enthusiastic reception, political observers are speculating that she’s courting Iowa Democrats, since they’ll be the first voters in...

WATCH: My, How the President Has Aged

It’s been noted that the Office of the United States President takes a toll on its occupant. We’ve seen the effects of the job...

Anti-Semitic Candidate, Robert Ransdell, Goes for U.S. Senate Seat

A racist, anti-semitic candidate for U.S. Senate has placed signs around from Northern Kentucky telling voters "With Jews You Lose." Robert Ransdell, of Florence, acknowledged to...

President Obama Drew from Protestant Minister Reinhold Niebuhr In Speech on ISIS

Religion is creating havoc in the world. Authoritarian governments are collapsing in the Middle East, and in the absence of credible alternatives, Sunni and...

House Committee on Benghazi Attacks Opens in Surprisingly Bi-Partisan Fashion

A special House panel on Benghazi made its public debut in a surprisingly subdued and bipartisan atmosphere Wednesday after two years of pitched political...

Russell Pearce Resigns from Arizona Republican Party After Saying Women on Medicaid Should be...

Former Arizona state Sen. Russell Pearce resigned from his post as vice chairman of the state’s Republican Party following recent controversial remarks about Medicaid,...

Democratic National Convention Launches New Ad Campaign Ahead of Midterms to Remind Blacks, Latinos,...

The Democratic National Committee says that its new “Obstruction” radio spot is aimed at reminding voters of color to get to the voting booth...

Obama to Speak on Major Ebola Measures

President Barack Obama plans to ask US congress to approve his request for $88m (€68m) to fund a major Ebola offensive in West Africa...

Mexico says Texas Governor Rick Perry’s Border Deployment of National Guard Is Politically Motivated

The Mexican government has condemned the deployment of Texas National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexican border, saying Governor Rick Perry authorized the move for...

Lawmakers Prepare for Vote on President Obama’s $500 Million Plan to Fight ISIS

U.S. lawmakers say they are on the verge of taking a "war vote" as they consider whether to back President Barack Obama's campaign to...

First Lady to Campaign in Iowa for Bruce Braley

Michelle Obama will head to Iowa next month to help Democratic Rep. Bruce Braley’s bid to become a U.S. senator. The Des Moines Register has...

With Speech on ISIS, Obama In Race to Save his Presidency

For Barack Obama, the stakes of Wednesday night's address from the White House include more than a revamped American strategy to combat the jihadist...

Poll Shows 65% of Americans Believe this Congress is the Worst of Their Lifetime

Eight weeks before the midterm elections, a new CNN/ORC International poll shows that voters in key geographic regions favor Republican candidates heading into November,...

Terrorism Takes Over as Major Issue for Midterm Elections

The politics of terrorism have returned with a vengeance for the midterm elections. National security dominated the first election cycles after the attacks of Sept....

Bill Clinton Lends Star Power to Crist in Florida

Bill Clinton is lending his political star power to Democrat Charlie Crist, a former Republican governor who is locked in a tight race for...

How Jesse Jackson Paved the Way for Barack Obama and Brought About a Better,...

The civil rights leader has had a rough decade, but his campaigns for president paved the way for Barack Obama and brought about a...