| Aug. 26, 2014, 2 p.m.
Redlands Mayor Pete Aguilar called his bid for California’s 31st District the Democrats’ best chance to pick up a Republican seat in the midterms.
| Aug. 26, 2014, 12:48 p.m.
“A lot of people in America like guns.”
| Aug. 26, 2014, 10:12 a.m.
New Hampshire Sen. Kelly Ayotte stars in the latest ad from Republican Scott P. Brown, her former Senate colleague from Massachusetts who is trying to oust Granite State Democrat Jeanne Shaheen.
| Aug. 26, 2014, 5:01 a.m.
The West has been difficult territory for Republicans over the last decade or so, but small GOP gains in the region could be a sign of larger gains elsewhere around the country.
| Aug. 25, 2014, 10:11 p.m.
LOUDON, N.H. — Will the 2014 midterms prove the death-knell for the traditional New Hampshire town hall?
| Aug. 25, 2014, 4:50 p.m.
D.C. law firm BakerHostetler will handle the House Republicans’ lawsuit against President Barack Obama.
| Aug. 25, 2014, 3:51 p.m.
In a statement that might make the late Dave Thomas proud, Sen. Sherrod Brown said Monday that if Burger King sets up shop in Canada as part of a tax inversion, customers should switch to Wendy’s or White Castle.
| Aug. 25, 2014, 3:42 p.m.
The end of the midterm primary season is nigh, and Tuesday marks the penultimate date of intra-party brawls this cycle.
| Aug. 25, 2014, 12:56 p.m.
Reacting to a report that President Barack Obama is mulling unilateral action that could impact almost half the nation’s estimated 12 million illegal immigrants, Rep. Luis V. Gutiérrez said Monday, “It’s music to my ears.”
| Aug. 25, 2014, 10:28 a.m.
Rep. Scott DesJarlais has officially won his primary, barely squeaking past state Sen. Jim Tracy, who conceded Monday after more than two tense weeks following Tennessee’s Republican primary in the 4th District.
| Aug. 25, 2014, 10:27 a.m.
Can’t beat her? Mock her!
| Aug. 25, 2014, 5:01 a.m.
There aren’t many competitive races in the Plains States, but the region features some critical contests that could signal how well Republicans and Democrats are faring across the country.
| Aug. 24, 2014, 9:13 p.m.
PHOENIX — It’s a dry 108-degree heat this August afternoon, and Tony Valdovinos only prays it gets hotter. The curly-haired field director for Ruben Gallego, a Democrat running in the open House race here, has his reasons.
| Aug. 22, 2014, 6:22 p.m.
Updated 6:38 p.m. | Sen. Kay Hagan doesn’t sound thrilled President Barack Obama is coming to town.
| Aug. 22, 2014, 5:08 p.m.
| Aug. 22, 2014, 4:53 p.m.
A state judge upheld the Florida legislature’s newly revised congressional map Friday, ruling the redrawn House districts should apply to the 2016 elections.
| Aug. 22, 2014, 3:55 p.m.
After a week and a half of uncertainty, the Republican nominee to represent Wisconsin’s 6th District will be state Sen. Glenn Grothman.
| Aug. 22, 2014, 3:53 p.m.
After an extended period of quiet, the special committee for investigating the attacks in Benghazi may be readying for action.
| Aug. 22, 2014, 3:36 p.m.
The White House said Friday that constitutional authorities of the commander in chief trumped possible funding illegality in the transfer of five Taliban members in exchange for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl.
| Aug. 22, 2014, 1 p.m.
Updated 3:15 p.m. | Speaker John A. Boehner said Friday that the news the Obama administration ignored the power of the purse in a national security matter should be no surprise.