| Aug. 27, 2014, 4:17 p.m.
| Aug. 27, 2014, 4:09 p.m.
More House lawmakers are warning President Barack Obama he needs to articulate a broader anti-terrorism strategy — and consult with Congress on that plan — before ramping up military action against anti-U.S. jihadists in northern Iraq and Syria.
| Aug. 27, 2014, 3:50 p.m.
White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest warned Republicans against trying to defund the president’s coming executive actions granting deportation relief to illegal immigrants.
| Aug. 27, 2014, 2:19 p.m.
A former Iowa state senator pleaded guilty to concealing payments he received from former Rep. Ron Paul’s presidential campaign to switch his support from Rep. Michele Bachmann.
| Aug. 27, 2014, 1:22 p.m.
Updated 5:27 p.m. | A longtime former aide and political consultant for Rep. Chaka Fattah, D-Pa., has pleaded guilty to a number of federal charges in campaign finance fraud schemes.
| Aug. 27, 2014, 10:15 a.m.
National Democrats are launching yet another TV ad hitting North Carolina Republican Thom Tillis on state cuts to public education.
| Aug. 27, 2014, 8:44 a.m.
Three and a half months ago, I wrote about the state of the fight between the Republican establishment’s pragmatic conservative candidates and tea party/libertarian/anti-establishment conservatives.
| Aug. 27, 2014, 5:02 a.m.
There are a lot of wide open spaces in the Rocky Mountain West — but few competitive races.
| Aug. 27, 2014, 12:10 a.m.
The GOP primary remained too close to call Wednesday morning in the race to challenge vulnerable Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick, a Democrat, in Arizona’s 1st District.
| Aug. 26, 2014, 11:18 p.m.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Freshman Rep. Rodney Davis entered the midterms as one of the most vulnerable Republicans on the map.
| Aug. 26, 2014, 9:15 p.m.
Former state Sen. Steve Russell easily defeated State Corporations Commissioner Patrice Douglas in Tuesday’s GOP runoff, and now he is on a clear course to join Congress this fall representing Oklahoma’s 5th District.
| Aug. 26, 2014, 8:44 p.m.
Miami Dade School Board Member Carlos Curbelo won the Republican nomination and will face Democratic Rep. Joe Garcia in the fall in Florida’s 26th District,
| Aug. 26, 2014, 7:50 p.m.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell wants President Barack Obama to present Congress with a plan to fight the Islamic State, including any potential needs for a new authorization for use of military force.
| Aug. 26, 2014, 6:04 p.m.
The penultimate primary night of the 2014 midterm elections season is upon us Tuesday as the Roll Call Politics Team tracks results in Arizona, Oklahoma and Florida.
| Aug. 26, 2014, 5:15 p.m.
With the White House weighing more air strikes against jihadists in northern Iraq and possibly Syria, Rep. John B. Larson said Congress needs to cancel its August recess and get back to work in Washington.
| Aug. 26, 2014, 2:02 p.m.
Short-timer Steve Stockman doesn’t see the roughly 12 legislative days standing between him and unemployment as a time to mourn. He’d rather bring in new blood to help shake up the establishment for a few more weeks.
| 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.