Hillary Clinton's record as secretary of state ties her political standing to the condition of U.S. foreign policy even after her D.C. departure.» Read More
MH17 and Gaza suggest foreign policy could wind up playing a major role in the 2016 election, Politico's Ben White says.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has not decided yet to run for president, but he has a big political asset, his one-of-a-kind personality.
Paul Krake, Founder of View from the Peak: Macro Strategies, says ratings for Brazilian president Dilma Roussef will fall post-World Cup. He later discusses the outlook for the BRICS nations.
A surge of Republican pressure is bringing the Fed's long-held independence into question again.
After Brazil's brutal World Cup loss, its populace could focus on the tournament's costs amid a flagging economy.
After a month of intense campaigning, Indonesians voted on July 9 to elect their first new president in a decade.
Douglas Ramage, Country Representative for Indonesia at BowerGroupAsia, says the fact that both candidates hail from opposition camps is unusual for Indonesian politics.
Indonesians began voting in a presidential election between the old guard who flourished under autocratic rule and a new breed of politician.
Indonesians go to the polls this Wednesday to vote for a new president that will rule Southeast Asia's biggest economy for the next five years.
NBC News explores the reasons behind poor crisis management in the White House.
A group founded by former NYC mayor Michael Bloomberg plans to canvass every House and Senate member or candidate for their gun views. The Fiscal Times reports.
The GOP national convention to nominate a presidential candidate in 2016 will likely be held in Cleveland, the Republican National Committee said.
House Speaker John Boehner looks to push the House to sue President Obama over executive actions, but what does it mean? NBC News reports.
Since Mississippi voters don't register by party, incumbent Sen. Thad Cochran got Democratic support to defeat his tea party challenger.
The Republican party establishment has forgotten about the free-enterprise and limited-government principles that the country needs to get back on track, Sen. Marco Rubio tells CNBC.
The best way to keep government transportation coffers full without hurting future generations is to increase the gas tax, Sen. Bob Corker tells CNBC.
Veteran U.S. Senator Thad Cochran of Mississippi narrowly defeated challenger Chris McDaniel in a runoff election.
House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, announced he would donate $1.5 million to the National Republican Congressional Committee. NBC News reports.
Indonesia's presidential election is two weeks away and a narrowing lead for frontrunner Joko "Jokowi" Widodo spells uncertainty for local markets.
The head of the military junta that took over Thailand in a coup said that elections may take over a year as peace and reforms must come first.
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