But I feel like I'm changing one or two minds here or there, "said Felice Pete, a nurse anesthetist and a member of the state party's Black Advisory Board. The swing state, one of 11 where the Republican National Committee has hired staff to reach black voters, hosts one of the country's most important Senate races in November's midterm elections.» Read More
Don Luskin, Chief Investment Officer at Trend Macrolytics, says the crisis in Iraq will have a spill over effect in U.S. politics and result in a "Republican takeover."
Republican Gov. Rick Perry tells CNBC that he doesn't "necessarily condone" what he referred to as the gay "lifestyle," nor does he "condemn it either."
Senate Republicans blocked legislation aimed at letting people refinance their student loans at lower rates.
WASHINGTON, June 11- A shock primary election defeat for Eric Cantor, the No. 2 Republican in the U.S. House of Representatives, left his political party in chaos on Wednesday as financial markets worried the shakeup might renew budget fights that in the past have caused government shutdowns and near credit defaults.
Eric Cantor will step down from his post as majority leader on July 31 after losing his primary bid Tuesday night. NBC News reports.
CNBC's John Harwood provides insight into how Washington is wrapping its head around David Brat's upset of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor.
Tea party activist David Brat tells CNBC his stunning victory over House Majority Leader Eric Cantor was nothing short of a miracle.
Who is the tea party Congressional candidate who upset Eric Cantor in a Virginia Republican primary? The Fiscal Times reports.
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor was defeated in the Virginia Republican primary by tea party challenger David Brat. Why he lost and what this means for immigration reform, with Chuck Gabriel, Capital Alpha Partners.
CNBC's John Harwood provides insight to what some say may have played a role in the defeat of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor by tea party challenger David Brat in the Virginia Republican primary.
In the Virginia Republican primary, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor was defeated by tea party challenger David Brat. CNBC's John Harwood digs into the so-called diminishing of the tea party.
The House Republican leadership was torn apart Tuesday by the defeat of Representative Eric Cantor, the New York Times reports.
Corey Boles, U.S. Senior Analyst at Eurasia Group, describes the repercussions of U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor's surprise defeat to a Tea Party challenger.
Significant U.S. corporate tax reform could help improve middle class wages and jobs and attract investment from around the world.
A contentious Mississippi primary and a steady job growth report this week leaves Democrats smiling heading into midterms, POLITICO's Ben White says.
N.J. GOP Senate candidate Jeff Bell is finding people have little interest in hearing about a return to the gold standard.
Do Republicans support Thad Cochran in a runoff and risk damaging tea partyer Chris McDaniel, who could wind up their nominee? Politico's Ben White reports.
CNBC's John Harwood reports the latest results in the GOP's primary for Senate. It was a good night for the tea party, says Harwood.
CNBC's John Harwood reports from Mississippi about a race between a long-term Senator and a tea-party favorite. The race could hold the key to Democrats maintaining control of the Senate.
Gunmakers have long histories in New England's "Gun Valley," but politics may be pushing them out. Christian Science Monitor reports.