Arizona Rep. Martha McSallys top local campaign issue will get legislative play on Capitol Hill, just a few months into the vulnerable Republicans first term in Congress.
Staten Island District Attorney Dan Donovan walloped his Democratic opponent in fundraising for the special election to replace disgraced former Rep. Michael G. Grimm, according to reports filed with the Federal Election Commission on Thursday.
Reporters love to write about money in politics, so I shouldnt have been at all surprised by an April 20 Washington Post article suggesting campaign finance is becoming an issue in the presidential contest.
The first time I met Ted Cruz, he argued with me. The second time I met Ted Cruz, he argued with me. It wasnt personal, of course. Ted Cruz simply loves to argue.
A possible Democratic challenger is emerging in Californias Simi Valley to take on freshman Republican Rep. Steve Knight.
A handful of Republicans are currently being mentioned as possible Senate candidates for the Florida seat being vacated by Marco Rubio, who is running for the GOP presidential nomination.
Illinois state Sen. Napoleon Harris, a Chicago-area Democrat and former National Football League linebacker, is mulling a bid for Senate, according to multiple sources in the state.
One of the candidates running for the late Rep. Alan Nunnelees Mississippi seat got some help from beyond the grave last month.
When nine-term Democratic Rep. Lois Capps announced her retirement, all eyes turned to a potential successor: her daughter.
If Jeb Bush doesnt win any of the first four GOP contests Iowa, New Hampshire, South Carolina and Nevada does that eliminate him from the Republican race? Or does he have the staying power to survive those losses?
Updated April 17, 10:30 a.m. | With roughly a year to go before the first primaries of 2016, fundraising numbers are among the few benchmarks to assess candidate strength.
The National Republican Congressional Committee raised more than its Democratic counterpart in March, bringing in $10.3 million, according to an NRCC aide.
The National Republican Senatorial Committee announced Monday it raised $4.9 million in March and ended the month with $5.3 million on hand.
Sen. Joe Manchin III will not be taking any country roads home to West Virginia any time soon.
Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski announced a bid for Senate in Pennsylvania on Friday, setting up a Democratic primary in a must-win Senate contest for a party looking to win back the majority in 2016.
Once upon a time, presidential candidates were expected to have more than passing experience in government, as well as the maturity and wisdom that sometimes come with age. But that has changed, apparently.
Marco Rubio on Monday became the third Republican senator to announce a bid for president and the first of the group to leave behind a competitive seat.
The usual way to identify potential House retirements is to pick out the oldest members of each caucus. But that strategy misses an entire crop of potential exits, since the most senior members arent the only ones to call it quits.
Liberal groups have targeted Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden for defeat in next years elections unless he sides with them on upcoming trade deals. But any talk about the four-term Democrats vulnerability is premature until there is a challenger.
Illinois Rep. Bill Foster announced Friday he will not run for Senate next year and instead endorsed fellow House Democrat Tammy Duckworth, who joined the race last month.
Virginia Democrats are narrowing in on a handful of female candidates to take on freshman Rep. Barbara Comstock.
Updated 8:57 a.m. | Arizona Sen. John McCains re-election campaign announcement Tuesday was just one of a handful of moving parts that will determine whether Democrats can make this race competitive.
Catherine Cortez Masto, the preferred Democratic successor of retiring Nevada Sen. Harry Reid, will run for the minority leaders seat.