By By STEVE PEOPLES | April 18, 2015 3:36 amNew Hampshire clash of Republican presidential contenders
Huckabee to share 2016 plans in Hope, Arkansas, on May 5
Associated Press | April 17, 2015 3:48 pmFormer Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee said Friday that he will tell supporters on May 5 in the hometown he shares with former President Bill Clinton whether or not he will seek the Republicans' presidential nomination.
Republican presidential contenders clash in New Hampshire
Associated Press | April 17, 2015 2:54 pmThe Republican Party's most ambitious stormed into New Hampshire on Friday for an early state showdown that highlighted the diversity, political challenges and sheer size of the GOP's 2016 presidential class.
Clinton cautious about Obama's Pacific trade deal
Associated Press | April 17, 2015 2:19 pmHillary Rodham Clinton says she will be closely watching efforts by the Obama administration to negotiate a broad trade policy pact with Pacific nations that's raising concerns over potential harm to workers.
Fiorina aims to keep Clinton from playing the 'gender card'
Associated Press | April 17, 2015 11:00 amCarly Fiorina, the lone Republican woman eying the White House, wants to block Hillary Rodham Clinton from playing the "gender card" in the 2016 presidential race.
GOP contenders gather in NH: 5 things to watch for
Associated Press | April 17, 2015 12:24 amNearly 20 Republican White House prospects will court presidential primary voters in New Hampshire this weekend at a state GOP meeting in Nashua. It's the first gathering of its kind in the first-in-the-nation primary state this year and offers no shortage of intriguing storylines as Republican contenders across the political spectrum deliver speeches, answer questions and work to stand out in the crowd.
Bush: Senate should confirm attorney general nominee Lynch
Associated Press | April 16, 2015 6:24 pmLikely Republican presidential contender Jeb Bush is calling on the U.S. Senate to confirm attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch.
Clinton charity to allow 6 countries to donate, not others
Associated Press | April 16, 2015 1:00 pmIn its decision to limit contributions from foreign governments to six nations and provide more frequent disclosures about donations, the Clinton Foundation alluded Thursday to the political dimensions of its new moves. The Clinton family's charity acknowledged on its website that it made the changes in light of Hillary Rodham Clinton's decision to run for president, but the new guidelines may provide only limited protection from ethics concerns.
Walker's Wisconsin budget shows his conservative ideals
Associated Press | April 16, 2015 12:07 pmBest known nationally for his struggle with unions, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is staking out conservative ground in broader ways as he prepares for a likely run for the Republican presidential nomination.
Super PAC formed to help Wisconsin's Walker in '16 campaign
Associated Press | April 16, 2015 7:55 amScott Walker's expected campaign for the White House got a boost Thursday as his former campaign managers formed a political group able to raise and spend unlimited amounts of money.
AP source: Rubio raises $1.25M online during first day
Associated Press | April 15, 2015 4:12 pmSen. Marco Rubio raised $1.25 million online during his first full day as a presidential candidate, a person close to the Florida Republican's campaign said Wednesday.
Clinton faces promise, risk of being seen as 3rd Obama term
Associated Press | April 15, 2015 3:42 pmHillary Rodham Clinton came to Iowa to give voters an intimate glance of who she'd be as president. What they got instead was a glimpse into the complicated relationship between the current inhabitant of the White House and the woman who hopes to follow in his path.
FACT CHECK: Rubio rhetoric breaks with past, but ideas don't
Associated Press | April 15, 2015 3:19 pmFlorida Sen. Marco Rubio launched a Republican presidential campaign this week with a promise to reject "the leaders and ideas of the past."
Road trip, listening tour: Clinton dusts off old playbook
Associated Press | April 15, 2015 11:06 amIt was a nice April day when one of the world's most famous women dropped by a school in an out-of-the-way place to chat with students and staff about their challenges and dreams.
Clinton in 2nd day of Iowa swing, with diner stop
Associated Press | April 15, 2015 9:18 amHillary Rodham Clinton is meeting small business owners and Democratic activists in Iowa as part of her effort to reintroduce herself to voters in the crucial early voting state.