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Clinton boosts Walker's opponent

Rebecca Berg | Published: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

Democrat Mary Burke "is offering a choice between more gridlock and progress that will actually make a difference for Wisconsin families: better jobs, better wages, better schools," Hillary Clinton...

Biden praises senator who was ousted

Kelly Cohen | Updated: 22 hr ago

At an event aimed at women voters, Vice President Joe Biden praised Bob Packwood, an Oregon senator who resigned in 1995 over allegations of sexual assault and abuse.

Christie cleared in bridge scandal

Kelly Cohen | Published: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

Evidence thus far shows Christie did not know in advance, nor did he direct the closure of traffic lanes in September 2013, Justice Department officials said.

Rupert Murdoch would support Jeb Bush or Hillary Clinton in 2016

Kelly Cohen | Published: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

The billionaire chairman of News Corp. and 21st Century Fox told Fox Business Network Thursday that former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush "would be a very good president."

For GOP, importance of Scott Walker race equals any Senate matchup

Byron York | Published: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

The race is important to the national GOP for two reasons. One reason is that Walker may well be a contender for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination — but only if he wins re-election first.

Boxer indicates big decision to come next year

Barbara Boxer | Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — California Sen. Barbara Boxer indicated Thursday that she will announce early next year whether she will seek a fifth term. Boxer, 73, said she loves her job and sees no...

Christie stumps in three states

Kelly Cohen | Published: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will continue his nationwide tour with stops in Maryland, Michigan and Pennsylvania.

Clinton seeks to avoid Iowa '08 missteps

Rebecca Berg | Published: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

Some Clinton allies argue the result in the 2008 caucuses was not as dismal as a third-place finish suggests, and that Clinton could have won in a normal, non-Obama year -- but Clinton isn't taking...

Shark tank: Discovery worried senators would get bit filming reality show

Paul Bedard | Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

Sharks in the world's most dangerous waters threatened two rival senators during the filming of a new Discovery Channel reality show based on the hit "Naked and Afraid," according to the executive...

Rubio sounds hawkish notes in speech

Kelly Cohen | Published: Wed, Sep 17, 2014

In the speech sponsored by the Concerned Veterans for America, Sen. Marc Rubio called for more intervention abroad, and made digs at presidential hopefuls who pick favorable polling numbers over...