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Right-to-Die Bill Stalls, Catholics Opposed

Right-to-Die Bill Stalls, Catholics Opposed

Legislation to allow terminally ill patients to legally end their lives in California has stalled amid fierce... Read more »

Jul 7, 2015
Illinois Voters Head to Polls in Primary for Aaron Schock's Seat

Illinois Voters Head to Polls in Primary for Aaron Schock's Seat

llinois voters were set to nominate potential successors Tuesday for ex-U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock, once a rising... Watch »

Jul 7, 2015
Cruz Campaign Close to $38 Million in Fundraising

Cruz Campaign Close to $38 Million in Fundraising

Super PACs helping Texas Sen. Ted Cruz win the Republican presidential nomination have raised almost $38 million. Read more »

Jul 6, 2015
North Texans Rally in Support of Confederate Flag

North Texans Rally in Support of Confederate Flag

Several North Texas groups rallied around a symbol that has stirred controversy around the country for decades. Watch »

Jul 7, 2015
Trump Blames Unsafe Border for San Francisco Shooting

Trump Blames Unsafe Border for San Francisco Shooting

Donald Trump on Friday blamed the United States' vulnerable southern border for this week's fatal shooting of a... Read more »

Jul 5, 2015
Hispanic Leaders Want GOP Field to Condemn Trump

Hispanic Leaders Want GOP Field to Condemn Trump

Hispanic leaders are bristling at the largely tepid response by Republican presidential candidates to Donald Trump's... Read more »

Jul 4, 2015
Rubio, Christie Plan Sleepover With Romneys in New Hampshire

Rubio, Christie Plan Sleepover With Romneys in New Hampshire

2012 GOP nominee Mitt Romney will be hosting two rival Republican presidential contenders at a holiday sleepover... Read more »

Jul 3, 2015
Clinton Says She Takes a 'Backseat to No One' Among Liberals

Clinton Says She Takes a 'Backseat to No One' Among Liberals

Hillary Rodham Clinton said Friday she takes a "backseat to no one" on championing liberal causes, presenting... Read more »

Jul 3, 2015
Lt. Gov. Patrick's Grassroots Board Dissolves

Lt. Gov. Patrick's Grassroots Board Dissolves

The grassroots advisory board Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick set up as a sounding board for his tea party constituency is... Read more »

Jul 3, 2015
2016 Hopefuls Flood NH for July 4 Weekend

2016 Hopefuls Flood NH for July 4 Weekend

Presidential hopefuls are going on parade throughout the Granite State this July 4. At least seven 2016 candidates... Read more »

Jul 3, 2015
Texas AG Spokesman Says Case is 'Political Hit-Job' in Media

Texas AG Spokesman Says Case is 'Political Hit-Job' in Media

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton's spokesman says a special prosecutor handling the criminal investigation into... Read more »

Jul 2, 2015

"Moronic": Trump's Big Mouth Hurts His Bottom Line: Experts

Donald Trump's incendiary comments about Mexican immigrants may have given him a popularity boost in the Republican... Read more »

Jul 2, 2015
Perry: Republicans Are Ones Offering Hope for Black Families

Perry: Republicans Are Ones Offering Hope for Black Families

Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry says black families should hold Democrats accountable for decades of... Read more »

Jul 2, 2015
Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb to Run for President

Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb to Run for President

Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb is running for president, joining a field of Democrats challenging Hillary Rodham... Read more »

Jul 2, 2015
Sanders Attracts 10,000 Supporters in Madison

Sanders Attracts 10,000 Supporters in Madison

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders attracted about 10,000 boisterous supporters at a rally in Madison to show... Read more »

Jul 2, 2015
Wisconsin's Scott Walker Entering 2016 Presidential Race: Aides

Wisconsin's Scott Walker Entering 2016 Presidential Race: Aides

Aides to Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker say the Republican is entering the crowded Republican race for president. Read more »

Jul 2, 2015
Fact Check: When Chris Christie Tells It Like It Isn't

Fact Check: When Chris Christie Tells It Like It Isn't

Chris Christie certainly tells it like he sees it. That's not to say he always tells it like it is, according to an... Read more »

Jul 1, 2015
Peas in Guacamole? Obama Weighs in on Twitter Debate

Peas in Guacamole? Obama Weighs in on Twitter Debate

President Barack Obama has a message for The New York Times: please don't pass the peas. Read more »

Jul 2, 2015
Clinton Campaign Set to Raise $45M

Clinton Campaign Set to Raise $45M

Hillary Rodham Clinton's presidential campaign says it is on track to report that it has raised more than $45... Read more »

Jul 1, 2015
Sen. Cruz Visits Fort Worth for Presidential Rally

Sen. Cruz Visits Fort Worth for Presidential Rally

Presidential hopeful U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, spoke with NBC 5 political reporter Julie Fine at the site of... Watch »

Sep 3, 2015

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