The Mystifying Election

The Mystifying Election

What, if anything, are these midterms really about? ...

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Midterm Roundup: Bad News For Kansas Republicans

Midterm Roundup: Bad News For Kansas Republicans

Here are some interesting stories on the midterm campaigns that you may have missed on Tuesday, September 16: • Election law expert Rick Hasen expects the Kansas Supreme Court to ...

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WATCH: Democrats Won’t Let Gardner Retreat On Birth Control

WATCH: Democrats Won’t Let Gardner Retreat On Birth Control

When U.S. Rep. Cory Gardner (R-CO) launched his challenge to incumbent Democratic senator Mark Udall, one of his first moves was backtracking on his support for fetal personhood, ...

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Obama Attacked Over Immigration Climbdown

Obama Attacked Over Immigration Climbdown

Washington (AFP) -- President Barack Obama faced criticism from foes and allies on Sunday after his decision to delay immigration reform until after November's midterm elections. ...

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Endorse This: Stephen Colbert Introduces 2014′s Craziest Candidate

Endorse This: Stephen Colbert Introduces 2014′s Craziest Candidate

The Colbert Report Get More: Colbert Report Full Episodes,The Colbert Report on Facebook,Video Archive The midterm campaigns are loaded with weird candidates, but this Georgia Rep ...

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Kansas’ Senate Race Gets Even Murkier

Kansas’ Senate Race Gets Even Murkier

Sep. 4 (Bloomberg View) -- Late yesterday afternoon, there was a big shakeup in what had been until now a pretty stable Senate election cycle: Pat Roberts of Kansas, who was alrea ...

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2014 And The Limits Of Rage

2014 And The Limits Of Rage

WASHINGTON -- The short-term future of politics in the nation's capital will be determined in large part by which party ends up in control of the Senate. But for a sense of the lo ...

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WATCH: Grimes Slams McConnell’s Shutdown Threat In New Ad

WATCH: Grimes Slams McConnell’s Shutdown Threat In New Ad

After Mitch McConnell suggested that a Republican Senate majority could force another government shutdown by trying to force President Obama to sign spending bills loaded with GOP ...

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Obamacare, Beyond The Label

Obamacare, Beyond The Label

WASHINGTON -- The Affordable Care Act was supposed to be a slam-dunk issue for the Republicans in this fall's elections. Karl Rove told us so in April, writing that "Obamacare is ...

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McConnell’s Genius Pitch: Vote GOP, Get Another Shutdown

McConnell’s Genius Pitch: Vote GOP, Get Another Shutdown

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) is often hailed as one of Washington's most tactically cunning politicians, and for the most part it's true. But McConnell does have ...

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