VINEYARD HAVEN, Mass. -- President Obama warned voters Saturday about the hidden influence of corporate donations in midterm campaigns after a Supreme Court decision this year that allows companies, unions and other special interests to spend unlimited amounts of money on behalf of candidates and causes for the first time.
Sarah Palin has brought national attention to dozens of candidates around the country. But her track record is mixed, with nine of her picks she had endorsed losing their primary races (see our tracker).
VINEYARD HAVEN, Mass. -- The first trip out from Blue Heron Farm was to Bunch of Grapes, a book store tucked among the quaint shops on Main Street.
ABC investigative reporter Brian Ross spoke with former House Republican majority leader Tom DeLay...
The proposed mosque near Ground Zero has produced a fierce debate here in the United...
Talk host Dr. Laura Schlessinger decided to quit radio on Tuesday, after coming under fire for using the N-word repeatedly in a broadcast. "The reason is, I want to regain my First Amendment rights. I want to be able to say what is on my mind," she told Larry King.
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Ninety years ago today, women got the right to vote. Here's the text of the 19th amendment, ratified on August 18, 1920 by the Tennessee General Assembly: "The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex." Tennessee was the thirty-sixth state to ratify; the amendment got by because 24 year-old legislator Harry Burn changed his vote, at the insistence of his elderly mother.
Credit: AP Photo/Louie Traub Update: 12:25p.m. ET The Post's Greg Sargent reports that Speaker Pelosi's...
By Scott Wilson SEATTLE, Wash.-- Barnstorming on behalf of an ally, President Obama Tuesday...
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The abortion rights advocacy group Emily's List has released a video showcasing women dressed...
Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. gave $1 million to the Republican Governors Association (RGA) this year, Bloomberg reported. The company owns Fox News and the New York Post. (You can see the full IRS filing here.)
It's been often noted in recent months how Sen. John McCain's (R-Ariz.) positions on a host of issues, including climate change and immigration, hae moved considerably to the right in the face of a once-formidable primary challenge from former Rep. J.D. Hayworth (R-Ariz.).
New York Gov. David Paterson (D) plans to meet later this week with the Islamic prayer leader and the developer of a planned mosque near Ground Zero to discuss the possibility of moving it to an alternate site, Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.) said Tuesday. King said he was informed of Paterson's plan in a telephone conversation with the governor Tuesday morning.
By Scott Wilson LOS ANGELES - Concluding a long day of fund raising before a...
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MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. --Yes, he told the one about the car and the ditch, the one where the "D" is for "Drive" (and Democrats) and the "R" is for "Reverse" (and Republicans.)
Now that President Obama has addressed and amplified the issue, the political debate over the construction of a mosque near Ground Zero is being felt far from Lower Manhattan -- in the Nevada Senate race.
Former House speaker and possible 2012 GOP presidential candidate Newt Gingrich went with a slightly different Holocaust metaphor when he compared the people behind the proposed mosque to "Nazis" during an appearance on Fox News.
Petraeus: Too soon to tell in Afghanistan; GOP strategist: Steele is 'a disaster'; Cornyn: NYC mosque issue 'not about religious freedom'
Sunday Rundown: A quick wrap-up of the Sunday talk shows.
A top Republican Party strategist had some harsh words for beleaguered Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele on Sunday.
President Obama's remarks Friday and Saturday on a proposed mosque and Islamic cultural center near Ground Zero sparked some heated exchanges on the Sunday morning news shows.