Politics of the United States
Sens. McConnell, Reid are using Cruz to cement control of their conferences.
Republicans are confident that Christie’s “Bridgegate” problems are behind him.
Democrats are now questioning whether the law was worth political fallout.
Rep. Elijah Cummings said the nation must address "deeper problems."
OPINION | I call it the battle between Johnny Cash Democrats and Ted Nugent Republicans.
Business groups are turning their firepower toward the Senate.
National Democrats may have a rare offensive opportunity in the Deep South.
Tea Party-backed senators eyeing 2016 are encouraged by the victory of Dave Brat.
Both chambers seem to be competing for a dubious prize as the midterm elections approach.
Clinton marched and met with residents of a suburban hamlet.
Increasing attention will focus on Clinton’s health as she mulls a 2016 bid.
Mitch McConnell may have neutered the Senate Conservatives Fund.
The players in her orbit look a lot like the ones who surrounded her in 2008.
Hillary Clinton allies are focusing on four potential Republican challengers.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid under fire from Democrats over how he runs weekly meetings.
OPINION | What is missing from the reviews is what the book reveals about Clinton the person.
OPINION | The small reward for conservatives will come with a great deal of future pain.
Republicans are in the strongest position since losing the Senate eight years ago.
Obama called congressional leaders to the White House to outline his plan.
OPINION | Whatever you call it, they are winning in Texas.
Obama’s climate team met with Senate Dems to rally support for new emissions rules.
The GOP establishment is poised for a good evening as it faces its biggest primary night yet.
Senate GOP leaders on Tuesday called for a vote to kill ObamaCare’s tax on medical devices.
GOP senators say they would prefer their party nominate a current or former governor.