Boehner's Challenger Loses Job After Rude Attack Ad
April 29 2014 1:10 PM
One of House Speaker John Boehner's Republican challengers lost his job at an Ohio university after an ad parodied an erectile-dysfunction drug commercial.
Prosecutors Say US Rep. Grimm Failed To Report $1M In Income
April 28 2014 11:53 AM
The New York Republican is accused of hiding more than $1 million in income from a restaurant he owned and hiring illegal immigrants.
Boehner, Heritage Action Clash Again, This Time Over Immigration Reform
April 25 2014 5:26 PM
The relationship between the speaker of the House and conservative groups went south last December over a budget agreement.
Bloomberg-Backed Moms Group Set To Take On NRA
April 24 2014 5:25 PM
Just days after the former NYC mayor announced a $50 million initiative to fight the NRA, one of the groups he funds is about to face the gun lobby head on.
Oklahoma, With An Oil And Gas Boom, Is Facing A Budget Crisis
April 24 2014 3:38 PM
State lawmakers strapped for cash are considering even more cuts to public programs. Critics say oil tax breaks are the real culprit.
Lawmaker Drops Bid To Make Bible Louisiana's Official Book
April 23 2014 1:47 PM
Republican Rep. Thomas Carmody says the controversial bill has become a distraction.
US House Still Opposed To Funding CDC's Gun Violence Research
April 22 2014 3:17 PM
Republicans say the CDC's gun violence prevention research will get no funding in FY 2015, and gun control advocates aren't happy.
In South Carolina, It's Students Vs. Lawmakers On Gay-Themed Books
April 21 2014 11:52 AM
South Carolina students are rebelling against lawmakers trying to cut funds because gay-themed books are on the curriculum.
Rob Ford Launches Re-election Bid With Populist Message
April 18 2014 1:51 PM
Ford says he has learned his lesson since the scandals and asks for a second chance to lower taxes and fight against elitists.
Clinton's Favorability Hits 6-Year Low
April 18 2014 12:22 PM
The former secretary of state's favorability rating is still higher than those of her potential 2016 presidential GOP challengers.