Sen. Lindsey Grahams presidential campaign has had a tough time getting traction so far, and a new Quinnipiac University poll keeps him in the conversation about who might be the first of the 17 Republican presidential candidates to fold.
Eric Cantor, the former House Majority Leader who primary election loss was one of the biggest political shockers of 2014, has re-emerged from the private sector to lend his support to former Florida Gov. Jeb Bushs campaign in his home state.
Donald Trump may be polling far ahead of the rest of the GOP presidential field, but theres one constituency that remains reluctant to support the insurgent candidate: Congress.
Rare is the senator who hasnt praised Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr.s character. But how do the senators who served with him reflect on Biden as a politician, and how do they feel he would perform as a commander in chief?
Republican Sen. Ted Cruz has invited fellow presidential candidate Donald J. Trump to participate in a rally outside the Capitol against the international nuclear agreement with Iran.
As Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul and his presidential campaign embarked this week on a western swing working their way from Alaska to Utah they hoped to send a message to his fellow Republican candidates that Paul is in it for the long haul.
Ethics problems can be serious trouble for any politician, but party strategists often use Federal Election Committee complaints to play games with the opposition, because the allegation has a slim chance of being ruled on before Election Day.
COLUMBIA, S.C. On tour here last week, Bernard Sanders, the unlikeliest of presidential candidate rock stars, played all his populist hits: income inequality, Wall Street reform, and tax the rich. Then the Vermont senator threw in his unique cover of an old campaign trail classic: hatin on the media.
Embattled GOP Rep. Frank C. Guinta may be one of the most vulnerable congressional incumbents in the country, but you wouldnt know it if you spent time with the Republican congressman in his district.
Democrats want to hold the White House, take back the majorities in the Senate and the House, and gain ground in governorships. But what happens when those are conflicting goals?
Illinois congressional candidate Raja Krishnamoorthi announced Wednesday hes got the endorsement of David Axelrod, a Chicago political power-player who served as a senior adviser to President Barack Obama during much of his political career.
In an age of sanitized social media, Donald Trump has proved to be a politician doing his own messaging can be an asset. In that spirit, heres a look at some of our favorite pols doing their own thing. (Seriously, we hope its not a staffer doing this stuff.)