Villaraigosa Bows Out Of Senate Race, Leaving Others To Battle Harris

Villaraigosa Bows Out Of Senate Race, Leaving Others To Battle Harris

The field is wide open in the race to replace Senator Barbara Boxer. ...

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When Activists Run For Office

When Activists Run For Office

A national profile doesn't always translate into electoral success. ...

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Beneath The Republican Wave, Voters Still Reject Right-Wing Ideology

Beneath The Republican Wave, Voters Still Reject Right-Wing Ideology

Republicans won big with Ebola, ISIS, and Obama fatigue. But Americans still don't accept GOP extremism. ...

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California Billionaire May Be Democrats’ Savior

California Billionaire May Be Democrats’ Savior

By Christopher Cadelago, McClatchy Washington Bureau SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- He's about $98 billion short of the competition. But Tom Steyer is the angel the Democrats have been loo ...

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5 Ways Republicans Could Still Lose The House

5 Ways Republicans Could Still Lose The House

This should be the Republicans' year. Democrats need to defend 20 U.S. Senate seats, seven of which are in states Mitt Romney won, even as he lost to President Obama by nearly 5 m ...

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The Hillary Difference

The Hillary Difference

WASHINGTON -- There are two majorities in the country right now. One disapproves of President Obama. The other is still inclined to vote Democratic. The key question for the 2014 ...

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WATCH: Quinn Welcomes Rauner To General Election With Minimum Wage Attack Ad

WATCH: Quinn Welcomes Rauner To General Election With Minimum Wage Attack Ad

Just hours after billionaire venture capitalist Bruce Rauner won the Republican nomination for governor in Illinois, incumbent Democrat Pat Quinn welcomed him to the general elect ...

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A Farewell To Crazy: What Went Wrong For Steve Stockman

A Farewell To Crazy: What Went Wrong For Steve Stockman

Photo: Gage Skidmore via Flickr One of the strangest, least effective campaigns in recent memory came to an ignominious end on Tuesday night, when U.S. Representative Steve Stockm ...

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WATCH: Why The Minimum Wage Should Be At Least $18 An Hour

WATCH: Why The Minimum Wage Should Be At Least $18 An Hour

Democrats are still pushing to raise the minimum wage, even after a report from the Congressional Budget Office helped Republicans make the hollow argument against raising the low ...

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