9 hrs ago
Cleveland's courtside seat on GOP's out-of-touch policies: Debbie Wasserman Schultz
This week, the Republican National Committee selected Cleveland as the host city for their 2016 convention.
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13 hrs ago
The Daily Advance
Bud Wright: Bankers boom, the border is in crisis, Akin returns
Being as we have settled deep into the dog days of summer, most of the people who create political news are making themselves scarce.
18 hrs ago
McCASKILL: I'Ve Already Read Akin's Book - Doj won't probe...
McCASKILL: I'VE ALREADY READ TODD AKIN'S BOOK Sen. Claire McCaskill , who defeated Republican Todd Akin back in 2012, tells Huddle she's already read her opponent's forthcoming book in which he says he's really not sorry for making offensive remarks about "legitimate rape" and pregnancy during the campaign.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
America's richest men: Break immigration logjamAmerica's richest men: ...
Warren Buffett, Bill Gates and Sheldon Adelson wrote in a New York Times op-ed column that it's time for the House to pass a bill "that reflects both our country's humanity and its self-interest" for the good of U.S. economy.
Los Angeles Times
Sarah Palin vs. President Obama: Are Republicans the losers?
For a few political cycles now, Republican leaders have strained to distance themselves from some in their midst and focus on the basics to secure and extend their power in Washington: The less-than-sweeping economic recovery and President Obama's foundering, as they see it, at home and abroad.
The Todd Akin of 2014 Is ... Todd Akin
National Republicans worried anxiously this year about a handful of fringe candidates that could repeat the dreadful mistakes of Todd Akin, whose "legitimate rape" comments helped tank the GOP's Senate chances in 2012.
GOP to Todd Akin: Shut up
Todd Akin is back talking about rape in his new book and Republicans have a message for him: Shut up.
Tony's Kansas City
TKC Exclusive!!! Show-Me the Missouri Gop Rebellion and Insider...
This one is only for the most HARDCORE Kansas City political junkies . . . Now, here's the mainstream ruckus against Ed Martin regarding his national foray into identity politics .
Huffpost Hill - Republican Pursuing Frivolous Lawsuit To Increase Government Regulation
Scott Brown is trailing Jeanne Shaheen, but it doesn't matter, because Rhode Island is like a second home to him.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
The Democrats' Todd Akin Is a Fake Candidate Who Tweets a Lot
Former congressman/longtime punchine Todd Akin has returned to the news cycles , with a book in which he reminds everyone how he offended women and blew a sure-thing Senate race for the Republicans.
The summer sideshow
Republicans promised this campaign season would be a disciplined march to retaking the Senate, but the summer stretch is turning into a sad political circus.
What's up with Obama's hand gesture in Austin?
Obama was making the "hook 'em Horns" sign, in honor of the University of Texas Longhorns and its mascot, Bevo.
Opposition research: Digging dirt, digitally
WHEN Bruce Braley, a little-known Iowa Democrat, dismissed Senator Charles Grassley as "a farmer from Iowa who never went to law school" , he may not have expected his remarks to be posted online.
Todd Akin Doubles Down On 'Legitimate Rape' Comments Two Years Later
Former Senate candidate Todd Akin sunk his 2012 campaign with the line that went down in infamy: "If it's a legitimate rape, the female body has ways to try to shut that whole thing down."
Asbestos incident shuts down most of U.S. House - Todd Akin: Sorry...
ASBESTOS INCIDENT SHUTS DOWN PARTS OF CAPITOL Parts of the House side of the Capitol have been temporarily shut down after reports of possible asbestos contamination early this morning.
Todd Akin returns to national stage
Two years after the Missouri Republican's comments on rape, pregnancy and abortion doomed his campaign and fueled a "war on women" message that carried Democrats to victory in the Senate, one of the few regrets he mentions in a new book is the decision to air a campaign ad apologizing for his remarks.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Talking Points Memo
'He Single-Handedly Protects Alaska'
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Chris McDaniel Campaign Wants Runoff Redo
State Sen. Chris McDaniel's attorney confirmed Monday the campaign's plans to challenge the results of last month's Senate runoff, arguing the only solution is to hold a new election for the GOP nomination.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
After Hobby Lobby decision, Democrats hope to energize female supporters
Their Senate majority in peril, anxious Democrats have seized the Supreme Court decision that some companies need not provide birth control to women as fresh evidence of the GOP's "war on women" - an argument they hope will energize female voters who could decide the balance of power on Capitol Hill.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
WND Fails At Defending Todd Akin Through Attacking Hillary Clinton
WorldNetDaily's highly questionable campaign to promote Todd Akin's new book by trying to defend his indefensible comments about "legitimate rape" took a completely expected partisan turn in a June 26 article , in which WND and Akin try to make hay off Hillary Clinton's long-ago defense of a man accused of sexually assaulting a child: Hillary ... (more)