Rep. Bill Pascrell said he doesn't believe that a Chris Christie aide engineered closures.
Bunning is a longtime friend of the sheriff whose campaign he'll manage.
Forty-two percent said they identified as political independents in 2013.
Only one in 10 people in the United States say the government works well.
"We’ll spend our time welcoming new people to our party," Reince Priebus said.
Hillary Clinton will also attend the ceremony Wednesday.
More than half says President Obama’s policies will not help the country either.
Carlos Allen announced his candidacy in a rap song.
A Colorado state senator has resigned her post to avoid facing a recall election that could flip control of the state Senate, according to local reports.