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Bob Dole receives Congressional Gold Medal, Trump to speak

Bob Dole receives Congressional Gold Medal, Trump to speak

Former Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole is getting Congress' highest civilian honor
Updated: 2 hours ago
Democrats flip traditionally conservative Wisconsin district

Democrats flip traditionally conservative Wisconsin district

A surprising Democratic upset in a conservative Wisconsin Senate district where voters overwhelmingly supported President Donald Trump just 14 months ago has raised liberal hopes of more election success coming this fall
Updated: 3 hours ago

2 Illinois governor candidates spend $26M in last 3 months

The November election race for Illinois governor cost $28 million just for the last three months of 2017
Updated: 4 hours ago

Indicted Texas attorney general has war chest worth $5.7M

Indicted Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has a campaign war chest of $5.7-plus million as he seeks re-election
Published: 01/16/18

Pawlenty says no to Senate bid for Franken's seat

Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty says he won't run this year for the U.S. Senate seat vacated by Democrat Al Franken
Published: 01/16/18

Judges: No delay for new N. Carolina congressional map

Judges who struck down North Carolina's congressional map for excessive partisanship have refused to delay their order telling Republican state lawmakers to draw new lines by next week
Published: 01/16/18

Romney declines to say whether he'd run for Utah Senate seat

Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney has declined to say whether he would run for a Utah Senate seat being vacated by Republican Orrin Hatch
Published: 01/16/18

Trump ends 1st year with lowest average approval rating

This is a record not to be coveted: Donald Trump is wrapping up a year in office with the lowest average approval rating of any elected president in his first year.
Published: 01/16/18

Housley kicks off Senate bid focused on November election

Republican state Sen. Karin Housley is squarely focused on Election Day in her campaign for U.S. Senate, even as fellow GOPers wait on former Gov. Tim Pawlenty to decide on his own bid
Published: 01/15/18
Dems aim for, and GOP worries about, midterm election wave

Dems aim for, and GOP worries about, midterm election wave

Democrats aim for, and Republicans worry about, a midterm election wave that could cost GOP control of the House
Published: 01/15/18