By By KEN THOMAS | March 04, 2015 4:42 pmPrivate email questions emerge as Clinton nears 2016 bid
Sestak kicking off 2016 Senate campaign with walk across Pa.
Associated Press | March 04, 2015 11:19 amFormer Pennsylvania congressman Joe Sestak began a 422-mile walk across the state Wednesday to kick off his campaign to capture the U.S. Senate seat occupied by Republican Pat Toomey.
5 things to know about Clinton's State Department emails
Associated Press | March 03, 2015 11:42 pmHillary Rodham Clinton's use of a personal email account for State Department business has prompted questions about secrecy and the rules that govern the communications of senior government officials.
Email issue revives old questions about Clintons
Associated Press | March 03, 2015 11:36 pmHillary Rodham Clinton is facing a new set of questions about ethics and transparency -- the sort that have dogged her and husband Bill for decades.
Clinton asks if women want to see a female president
Associated Press | March 03, 2015 9:54 pmHillary Rodham Clinton on Tuesday credited women with making a difference at all levels of government, asking an audience of female Democrats, "Don't you someday want to see a woman president?"
Idaho Senate opens with Hindu prayer, 3 lawmakers protest
Associated Press | March 03, 2015 4:07 pmThree lawmakers refused to attend the Idaho Senate's daily invocation after objecting to the offering of a Hindu prayer.
Carson launches 2016 exploratory committee
Associated Press | March 03, 2015 10:37 amRetired neurosurgeon Ben Carson has created an exploratory committee to run for president, becoming the first high-profile Republican candidate to formally enter the 2016 presidential contest.
O'Malley won't seek Mikulski seat, keeps White House option
Associated Press | March 03, 2015 9:00 amFormer Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley said Tuesday he will not seek the Senate seat of retiring Sen. Barbara Mikulski, keeping open his option of running for president in a Democratic primary likely to include Hillary Rodham Clinton.
Florida's Rubio close to decision about presidential run
Associated Press | March 02, 2015 10:12 pmMarco Rubio isn't quite ready to say he's running for president, yet admits it sure does look like he will seek the White House in 2016.
Jeb Bush distances himself from family
Associated Press | March 02, 2015 8:07 pmFormer Florida Gov. Jeb Bush distanced himself from his family on Monday as he courted senior citizens in Nevada, the first stop in a national tour aimed at key states on the presidential primary calendar.
Wisconsin's Gov. Scott Walker: 'I don't believe in amnesty'
Associated Press | March 01, 2015 2:18 pmGov. Scott Walker once envisioned a world where the 11 million immigrants living in the country illegally could embark on a path to citizenship.
Wisconsin's Walker adjusts to rigor of presidential politics
Associated Press | February 28, 2015 8:49 amScott Walker may have won three elections in the past four years, but he's still finding his way in presidential politics.
Pence: 'Dramatically increase' defense spending
Associated Press | February 27, 2015 8:12 pmIndiana Gov. Mike Pence said on Friday that America will not be safe unless its leaders dramatically increase defense spending.
GOP contenders push for military action against ISIS
Associated Press | February 27, 2015 5:30 pmThe Republican Party's leading presidential contenders on Friday promised conservative activists they would pursue aggressive military action to prevent the spread of global terrorism, including a renewed use of ground forces in the Middle East.
Bush: Borders less secure if Congress cuts off DHS dollars
Associated Press | February 27, 2015 2:25 pmFormer Florida Gov. Jeb Bush was skeptical of some conservatives' efforts to block funding for the Department of Homeland Security unless President Barack Obama's immigration actions are derailed.