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  • How Gary Hart's Downfall Forever Changed American Politics

    20 September 2014, 5:16 pm

    On a scalding July day five years ago, I found myself hiking in Red Rocks Park, just outside Denver, with Gary Hart.
  • House Campaign Committees Are Sitting On $100 Million In Cash

    20 September 2014, 5:02 pm

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The two party committees tasked with electing House members are sitting on a combined $100 million pile of cash, suggesting voters in the handful of competitive districts will face an onslaught of late political advertising.The National…
  • Second Arrest In Two Days For Trying To Enter The White House Unlawfully

    20 September 2014, 5:01 pm

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A man who drove up to a White House gate and refused to leave was arrested on Saturday, the Secret Service said, less than 24 hours after another man jumped the fence and made it all the way into the presidential residence before being…
  • Jailed, Some Mentally Ill Inmates Land In Solitary Confinement

    20 September 2014, 4:47 pm

    Day or night, the lights inside cell 135C of central New Mexico's Valencia County Detention Center were always on.…
  • Dem Candidate On Strip Club Incident: 'I Was In The Wrong Place At The Wrong Time'

    20 September 2014, 4:33 pm

    Paul Davis, the Democratic candidate for governor in Kansas, faced the music Saturday on a 16-year-old report of his presence at a strip club during a drug raid, Politico reports.…
  • America's Worst Republican May Lose His Office

    20 September 2014, 3:18 pm

    The Kansas Supreme Court ruled on Thursday that Democrat Chad Taylor could vacate his ballot spot in the Senate election, creating a two-man race between Republican Senator Pat Roberts and ex-Democrat-turned-Independent Greg Orman. That’s a victory for…
  • When The Republicans Went Insane

    20 September 2014, 3:13 pm

    Although Movement Conservative imagery had put him in the White House, George H. W. Bush’s inaugural address signaled that he would back away from the movement’s extremes. He promised to bring the budget into balance. But since popular programs—Medicare,…
  • Pat Roberts Heads To Swing-Voting East Kansas

    20 September 2014, 2:27 pm

    LAWRENCE, Kansas (AP) — U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts of Kansas is taking his conservative re-election message into the state's swing-voting east in his campaign against independent candidate Greg Orman.Roberts planned to greet football fans attending the University…
  • Bill Clinton: We Must Do 'Whatever It Takes' To Fight Ebola

    20 September 2014, 2:27 pm

    By Caren Bohan WASHINGTON, Sept 20 (Reuters) - New initiatives from the United States, Britain, France and other countries to help fight Ebola marked a "good beginning," former President Bill Clinton said on Saturday, but said the world will…
  • Voter Wars: 'Step Away From the Polls. Step Away...'

    20 September 2014, 11:44 am

    Thinking of voting this November? A certain party might like you to reconsider... (Hint: It's spelled "G-O-P.")
  • Intruder Gets Into The White House

    20 September 2014, 10:53 am

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Secret Service is coming under intense scrutiny after a man who hopped the White House fence made it all the way through the front door before being apprehended.…
  • Monica Wehby Fights To Keep Her Campaign Afloat

    20 September 2014, 10:35 am

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Looking to leave behind her highly specialized medical career for a seat in the U.S. Senate, pediatric neurosurgeon Monica Wehby burst onto the political scene with a splash last year.Now that voters are paying closer attention, the…
  • Libertarians Aren't Sold On Ted Cruz Yet

    20 September 2014, 10:13 am

    ALEXANDRIA, Virginia — On paper, Sen. Ted Cruz and Sen. Rand Paul aren’t that different.
  • Obama Faces Mission Creep Questions As Campaign Against Islamic State Expands

    20 September 2014, 9:30 am

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's military campaign against the Islamic State group already has extended beyond the limits he first outlined.…
  • A War Worth Fighting, But We're Not There Yet

    20 September 2014, 8:36 am

    It appears that we may be going to war against the Islamic State (IS). I use the word "appears" advisedly, because appearances may be deceiving. It's true that we've already bombed almost 200 IS targets. And it's true that the President has declared his…

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