Sen. Ted Cruz, (R-Texas), shares his thoughts on what the Republicans shouldn't do if they want to retake the White House in 2016.» Read More
Joe Watkins, Republican strategist, shares his thoughts on the possibility of Jeb Bush entering the 2016 presidential election.
Jimmy Williams, Blue Nationreview executive editor, discusses what to expect if the Republicans take the Senate in the midterm elections. Also a look at Hillary Clinton's views on various political issues.
Current polling suggests Republicans will take control of the Senate and hold onto the House. If Republicans take control of the Senate, McConnell has said he may use high-pressure tactics to challenge Obama, such as attaching riders to rein in the EPA via must-pass spending bills that only require a simple majority to pass. As McConnell mulls using riders to...
Republicans can make compromises should they win control of the Senate in midterm elections, former Reagan White House chief Ken Duberstein says.
Ken Duberstein, The Duberstein Group CEO, and Thomas "Mack" McLarty, former Clinton chief of staff, discuss the battle for the balance of power on Capitol Hill and whether both parties will be able to reach across the aisle and work with each other after the midterm elections.
Ken Duberstein, The Duberstein Group CEO, and Thomas "Mack" McLarty, former Clinton chief of staff, share their thoughts on the likely candidates for the 2016 presidential elections.
WASHINGTON— The Senate Democrats' campaign committee on Tuesday released an ad that criticizes Republican Leader Mitch McConnell as spending three decades amassing wealth in Washington while his Kentucky constituents struggled. The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee's return to Kentucky airwaves comes two weeks after it ditched its ad budget...
Many factors can decide the 2014 battle for Congress. But campaign money isn't likely to.
CNBC's John Harwood and Politico's Ben White, talk about next week's critical election for the balance of power on Capitol Hill.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry told CNBC Monday he was thinking about and preparing for another White House run in 2016.
CNBC's John Harwood provides a preview of the upcoming elections. Democrats are holding tough but Republicans have the advantage, reports Harwood.
WASHINGTON— Donors gave the Republican National Committee $8.1 million during the first two weeks of October, and the party borrowed another $5 million to help its campaign allies working on House and Senate races, according to finance reports filed Thursday. The DNC raised $6.2 million during the first two weeks of October and sent $1.5 million to its...
Financial firms are shelling out big cash for the mid-term Senate elections, but their favorite candidate is an unlikely one.
Democrats still have a chance to maintain the majority in the Senate, but they are going to need some good fortune.
Investor Mark Cuban, while talking about fostering prosperity on CNBC Wednesday, advised the Republican Party: "Stay completely out of social issues."
Sara Fagen, CNBC contributor, shares her thoughts on the Republicans' chances of winning over voters before Election Day.
Politico's Ben White has the update on the upcoming midterm election and President Obama's unpopularity among some voters.
If you live in Florida and like Pandora, you're probably hearing a lot of Rick Scott for Governor ads. That is, if you like country music.
CHICAGO— As Democrats across the country make an election-year push to raise the minimum wage, they often point to fast food workers, baristas and others who are struggling to raise families, pay rent or get through school— some on as little as $7.25 per hour. In one state, Illinois, the campaign to support the minimum wage would not actually raise the wage.
Democrats' campaign committee for House races picked up $16.7 million in September despite long odds of winning a majority— surpassing both parties' campaign arms focused on the Senate, which is very much in play. If Republicans net six Senate seats and win handily as expected in the House, they will control both chambers in Congress for the final two years of...