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Who is favored to succeed the Senate minority leader and why? Politico's Ben White answers.
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid will not seek re-election next year, the New York Times reports.
Ted Cruz could wind up splitting the anti-Bush vote and giving the former Florida governor clear opportunities, Politico's Ben White says.
Presidential primaries are a delicate dance for candidates whose views are often not that different, Mitt Romney's former policy director says.
Sen. Ted Cruz is making several statements at once by firing the opening salvo of the 2016 Republican presidential race.
Senator Ted Cruz intends to declare that he will run for president in 2016, the first major hopeful of the cycle.
The stark contrast between President Obama and GOP lawmakers on the budget will frame the debate in the evolving 2016 race to elect Obama's successor.
President Obama suggested that if American voters want to "counteract" the role of money in politics, it may be worth making voting mandatory.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu won a come-from-behind victory in Israel's election on Wednesday after tacking hard to the right.
As Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu fights for reelection, here's what you need to know — from candidates to coalitions, reports NBC News.
Hillary Clinton has consistently put women's issues at the forefront of her agenda. Her election would be an important step toward gender equality.
British business faces a tough choice in this year's general election, the CEO of the world's biggest advertising agency told CNBC Monday.
The Hillary Clinton email story may fade in coming weeks, but it won't go away entirely, Politico's Ben White says.
Here are some of the elections in Europe investors need to pay close attention to in the months ahead.
Antitax crusader Grover Norquist warned on CNBC that Jeb Bush could repeat his father's mistake.
Speaking at the annual CPAC gathering on Friday, former Texas Gov. Rick Perry turned sights on the falling unemployment rate.
Jeb Bush recruits a former executive at Wal-Mart to manage a sprawling campaign staff, according to the New York Times.
The "audit the Fed" issue raised by Rand Paul is likely to come up for other 2016 presidential hopefuls, Politico's Ben White says.
Some longtime supporters of Chris Christie are turning to his rivals, The New York Times reports.
"We need aggressive leadership to take the fight to them instead of waiting for it to come to us," possible GOP presidential candidate Scott Walker tells CNBC.