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A federal judge in Iowa has tossed most of the charges against longtime Paul family advisers Jesse Benton and John Tate.
No Democrat has entered the race against freshman Virginia Rep. Barbara Comstock. But theres a new recruit whose name may be familiar to Washington.
Updated 6:46 p.m. | Besides House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, North Carolina Rep. Renee Ellmers may have had the roughest week in Washington.
Updated 6:30 p.m. | In the immediate aftermath of Rep. Kevin McCarthys sudden and shocking decision to bow out of the race for House speaker, the California Republican said he intends to stay in Congress and keep his current job as majority leader.
Rep. Kevin McCarthys shocking decision to drop his bid for speaker Thursday could cause problems for House Republican fundraising, multiple Republican strategists told CQ Roll Call.
With 83 percent of Americans saying they disapprove of the way Congress is doing its job, one might expect presidential candidates and their savvy political teams to keep themselves at a distance.
Updated 11:30 a.m. | No politician wants to be accused of jeopardizing jobs in his or her state.
Updated 11:20 a.m. | In a handful of competitive races around the country, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee and its recruits intend to make an issue of the Export-Import Bank charters lapse, especially now that large American corporations are blaming Congress for lost contracts and American jobs.
Sharon Day rose through the ranks of GOP politics, starting as a precinct captain in her native Florida and eventually co-chairing the Republican National Committee.
Two years after an unsuccessful campaign for her partys nomination for governor of Arizona, Republican Christine Jones is looking at giving electoral politics another try.
Sen. Bernard Sanders, I-Vt., said Tuesday he is looking to engage with former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton on trade and financial issues at the upcoming Democratic presidential primary debate.
Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, trailed his likely Democratic opponent, former Gov. Ted Strickland, by 3 points in a poll conducted for a Democratic super PAC and provided first to CQ Roll Call.
Two retired comedians will take the stage in New York later this month at a fundraiser to benefit Illinois Rep. Tammy Duckworth, the leading Democrat running to challenge Republican Sen. Mark S. Kirk next fall.
Sen. Mark S. Kirk is in a dispute with Illinois Democrats one of whom is running to replace him over who has done more to prevent incidents such as the September 2014 fire at an air traffic control facility near Chicago.
As he seeks his partys nod in New Yorks open 19th District, Republican John Faso is getting a little help from his friends in Washington.