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Texas Sen. Ted Cruz and presidential candidate sat down in Houston to talk with CNBC's John Harwood. Here's what he had to say.
Ted Cruz isn't worried about the caricature that media has invented for him because he's confident that the American people will make their own judgment.
Senator Rand Paul accused his fellow Republicans on Tuesday of contributing to Washington's dysfunction, launching a 2016 White House bid with a vow to shatter the status quo and defend individual freedoms. He cast himself as an anti-establishment reformer who could break partisan gridlock and win new converts to the party, saying his fellow Republicans...
Senator Rand Paul promised to be a different kind of Republican on Tuesday, launching a 2016 White House bid by saying he would stand up for individual freedoms that are being trampled by "the Washington machine." The first-term senator from Kentucky, a libertarian with a reputation for challenging party orthodoxy, criticized Republicans in Congress and the...
LOUISVILLE, Ky., April 7- Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky built a national reputation on his willingness to challenge Republican orthodoxies. And the 52- year-old former eye surgeon who harnessed the anti-establishment energy of the Tea Party movement has been raising money for fellow Republicans, at times upsetting the grassroots activists who have made him a...
A lease has been signed in Brooklyn Heights for office space expected to be the headquarters of Clinton's 2016 White House bid, MSNBC reports.
Common Core has quickly become a political hot-button, especially for Republican hopefuls trying to distance themselves from Jeb Bush.
Who is favored to succeed the Senate minority leader and why? Politico's Ben White answers.
A bipartisan compromise to overhaul Medicare bucks the popular impression that Washington can't accomplish anything at all.
Arthur Brooks, American Enterprise Institute, discusses the issues politicians need to address but are avoiding.
Ted Cruz could wind up splitting the anti-Bush vote and giving the former Florida governor clear opportunities, Politico's Ben White says.
The Republican budget would cut some taxes that help working Americans, Democratic Rep. Chris Van Hollen tells CNBC.
Rep. Chris Van Hollen, (D-Md.), provides the details of the Democrats' budget plan and weighs in on the looming spending showdown on Capitol Hill.
The coming debt limit fight could be even worse than usual given other deadlines and political forces in play, Politico's Ben White says.
The push for a first Republican budget plan in nearly a decade is revealing a chasm within the party on spending, the NYT reports.
A crackdown by the Obama administration on "tax inversion" deals has actually led to a sharp increase in foreign takeovers. FT reports.
This state approved a measure to build the nation's first white-collar offender registry for financial felons. The NYT reports.
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said work messages from her private email were kept in government logs and complied with rules.
The Hillary Clinton email story may fade in coming weeks, but it won't go away entirely, Politico's Ben White says.
"I want the public to see my email. I asked State to release them..." Clinton tweeted. NBCNews reports.