By Michael D. Shear SEDONA, Ariz. -- A new television ad by Sen. John...
By Anne E. Kornblut CHICAGO -- Sen. Joe Biden was in an unexpected location when...
By Jose Antonio Vargas It was the text message read 'round the country. But many...
By Matthew Mosk When newly minted vice presidential pick Joe Biden arrives in Denver, he...
By Perry Bacon, Jr. SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Have you heard Joe Biden takes the Amtrak...
Democratic Presidential candidate Sen. Barack Obama appears with his selection for VP, Sen. Joe Biden...
By Michael D. Shear, Paul Kane and Jonathan Weisman By selecting Sen. Joe Biden as...
Barack Obama smiles while listening to Joe Biden after announcing Biden as his vice presidential...
By Anne E. Kornblut and Ed O'Keefe CHICAGO -- Obama campaign advisers are pleased with...
By Ed O'Keefe DENVER -- You knew this was coming. The McCain campaign has released...
By Michael D. Shear SEDONA, Ariz. -- Sen. John McCain immediately began using Joe Biden's...
By Scott Butterworth Sen. Barack Obama's text message to announce his choice for running mate...
By Michael D. Shear Virginia Gov. Timothy M. Kaine (D) will not be the vice...
Sen. John McCain is predicting that the Democratic convention will produce a huge bump for his rival, Sen. Barack Obama.
A six-car caravan makes a trip to Starbucks.
Sen. Barack Obama, having chosen his running mate, is still torturing almost everyone else.
Obama has orchestrated the vice presidential roll out deftly.
David Maraniss takes an in-depth look at Obama.
A popular young evangelical backs out of the Democrats' Monday night program.
Columnist David Broder recounts his first political convention and the convention that nominated John F. Kennedy.
DNC pounds McCain for forgetting how many houses he has.
Officials with the American Issues Project, a nonprofit that describes itself as a champion of conservative values, say they will spend $2.8 million to air a stinging television ad.
John McCain ad attempts to drag back into the news Obama's dealings with a corrupt fundraiser.
Voters are growing wary of the mix of faith and politics, says survey.
A worker opened an envelope and discovered white powder, along with a threatening message.
Obama took in at least $12 million of his $51 million July haul from major donors.
Joel C. Hunter, a Florida megachurch pastor who will deliver the convention's closing prayer following Obama's speech accepting the Democratic presidential nomination.
A voting system used in 34 states contains a critical programming error that can cause votes to be dropped.
"I've made the selection, and that's all you're going to get," Obama said during a Virginia campaign stop.
Many of Clinton's primary-season supporters are not necessarily loyal Democratic presidential election voters.
The Club for Growth is not satisfied with the lineup of GOP convention speakers announced yesterday.
Obama will head out on the road to several battleground states on the way into Denver.
Rapid growth and demographic upheaval have put a region once considered reliably Republican in presidential races in play.
Pressed on growing controversy over McCain's comment on not knowing how many houses he has, McCain's spokesman loses his cool.
New Obama spot slams the Arizona senator for not knowing how many houses he owns.
"If you don't know how many houses you have, then it's not surprising that you might think the economy is fundamentally strong," says Obama.
No word on what it might mean for Kaine's vice presidential prospects.
Democrats immediately seized on his comments as evidence that the Republican nominee is out of touch with the economic plight of most Americans.
The Obama and McCain campaigns announced this morning that they will participate in the standard number of general election debates.
The Clinton campaign lease on its former Ballston headquarters won't expire until March 2009.
Obama says the country cannot afford four more years of George W. Bush's policies.
The public will have to wait until two weeks before Election Day to learn the identities of the large donors who are ponying up as much as $70,000 to support McCain's presidential bid.
By Shailagh Murray As Sen. Barack Obama closes in on his running mate pick, one...
Group says that Obama is doing just fine with women voters, thank you very much, despite earlier critiques.
John McCain remains on the defensive about rumors he will pick a running mate who supports abortion rights, only days after a strong performance at a forum on values issues had reassured social conservative voters.
McCain continued to blast the senator from Illinois's judgment on the war.
Contrary to one published report, Obama has no plans to go to Indiana on Saturday.
Former New York mayor Rudolph W. Giuliani will deliver the keynote address at the Republican National Convention in St. Paul, the party announced today.
Barack Obama's campaign will call next week for the creation of a new commission to revise the rules for selecting a presidential nominee in 2012 with a goal of reducing the power of superdelegates.
Obama and McCain trade accusations over who would increase the deficit more and be better on tax relief.
The speech will cap Lieberman's political transformation over the past eight years.
Updated 1:29 p.m. By Matthew Mosk The Democratic National Committee is preparing a vigorous legal...
The Media Research Center says more than six times as many positive as negative stories about Obama ran during the primaries on network evening newscasts.
With vice presidential speculation reaching the level of insanity, senior Obama adviser Robert Gibbs answered a few urgent questions here on Monday night.
By Anne E. Kornblut RALEIGH, N.C. -- As he works to win over Sen. Hillary...
The longstanding practice did not "ensure the security of all voting equipment" and must end, Ohio Secretary of State Jennifer Brunner told elections directors Tuesday.
Rachel Maddow will take over the 9 p.m. slot on MSNBC.
Two former Edwards staffers said this week that the brain behind Hunter's "webisodes" was Hollywood producer Cary Woods.
Touts support for offshore drilling in Gulf of Mexico appearance.
Former Vice President to appear with Obama.
Virginia Republicans say Kaine could cost Obama nationally.
By Shailagh Murray RALEIGH, N.C. -- Sen. Barack Obama's campaign has confirmed that the presumptive...
Obama and McCain clash over the war in Iraq at VFW forum highlights conflict to come.
Republicans have tinkered with a counterpart to ActBlue, but have yet to find much success.
Tells convention, "The times are too serious for this kind of politics."
McCain to demonstrate his support for offshore drilling at a Gulf Coast campaign stop.
Reed had sent an e-mail last week encouraging allies to join him at fundraiser for John McCain here, but tonight he did not attend himself.
By Jonathan Weisman With his name still buzzing among the vice presidential prognosticators, Sen. Joseph...
NBC announced today that McCain would be a guest on Jay Leno's show on Monday night, the first night of Obama's big show.
Obama, McCain react to change in Pakistan's leadership.
All that anyone knows for certain is that sometime over the next seven days, Barack Obama will announce his choice of a running mate.
A handful of Democratic political aides from Washington have packed their bags and moved to Obama's campaign headquarters in Chicago to work for... well, they don't know yet.
Campaign manager Rick Davis sends a blistering letter to NBC News objecting to an Andrea Mitchell report on the Saddleback forum.
"The surge has succeeded and yet Senator Obama still cannot quite bring himself to admit his own failure in judgment," McCain a crowd of several thousand attending the annual convention of the Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Along with his wife and some top aides, John McCain and his campaign road pals, Joe Lieberman and Lindsey Graham, ate dinner at the Olive Garden here last night, a day before McCain was to speak to at the conference of the Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Sen. Barack Obama raised $7.8 million at a fundraiser here Sunday night, his largest-ever haul at a single event. He repaid the 1,300-plus donors with fighting words about the campaign he intends to wage against his Republican rival, Sen. John McCain, and told them not to get nervous as Election Day approaches.
By Shailagh Murray RENO, Nev. -- Back on the campaign trail after his Hawaii vacation,...
By Shailagh Murray RENO, Nev. -- The Barack Obama vice-presidential sweepstakes has entered its breathless...
Talks energy with T. Boone Pickens