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Republicans say a dinner thrown by Sarah Jessica Parker for President Obama makes him look out of touch, the Christian Science Monitor reports.
Congress doesn’t often get a second chance to do the right thing. But when it comes to health care, the U.S. Supreme Court may provide lawmakers a historic opportunity to do just that.
In a battle pitting Big Tobacco and small business groups against health advocates, California voters are deciding whether to increase the state's cigarette tax by $1 a pack. The vote was too close to call Wednesday, The Associated Press reports.
Following a brief but bruising campaign, both sides of the recall election targeting Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker are prepared for a razor-thin margin Tuesday.
Is President Obama a socialist? To many historians and political scientists — and to actual socialists as well — the persistent claim lacks credence.
May's jobs report is a devastating number for the American economy, and a catastrophic number for Obama’s re-election hopes. All momentum on jobs and the economy has evaporated.
President Obama's failed policies—not the European debt crisis—are to blame for the struggling U.S. economy, presumptive Republican nominee Mitt Romney told CNBC.
Republicans quickly attacked President Obama over a new report showing only 69,0o0 new jobs last month, while White House officials said economic recovery is a long-term prospect.
With polls showing a widening lead for Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker in his recall election next week, could the outcome spell trouble for Democrats — and even President Obama?
In this OpEd, the congressman writes, "The institutions that were "too big to fail" when Dodd-Frank was passed are every bit as big as they were before, and some are even bigger. Banking assets are concentrated in fewer banks."
Gov. Scott Walker's administration says the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics has finalized higher job numbers for Wisconsin for 2011, which would blunt one of his opponents' biggest arguments against him just six days before he stands for recall.
Oops. Mitt Romney's new iPhone app misspells the word "America" and the typo has gone viral. Oops. Mitt Romney's new iPhone app misspells the word "America" and the typo has gone viral.
Donald Trump’s willingness to open his wallet appears to outweigh any embarrassment Mitt Romney might feel from being associated with his comments, The New York Times reports.
For a mere $3 donation to Mitt Romney's campaign, donors could find themselves dining with Donald Trump.
If elected president, Mitt Romney tells Time magazine, he would bring the unemployment rate down to 6% in his first term.
President Obama presses his attacks on Mitt Romney's background as a venture capitalist, arguing that profit-making alone is not a qualification for the White House.
Ron Paul won 12 of 13 delegates in Minnesota's state GOP convention. If Mitt Romney has the nomination all but tied up and Paul has effectively ended his campaign, why continue the fight?
Twenty-two states have joined Montana in fighting to prevent the Supreme Court's Citizens United decision from being used to strike down state laws restricting corporate campaign spending.
Mitt Romney and his party raised a sizable $40 million last month, but many donors who backed his primary election challengers have not come to his aid.
The billionaire said to be weighing a proposal to resurrect incendiary comments by President Obama's former pastor has shelved the idea after it was rejected by Mitt Romney.