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Most expensive Senate race down to the wire in North Carolina
Reuters - 4 Hours ago
U.S. Senator Kay Hagan (D-NC) speaks during a campaign event in Charlotte, North Carolina October 25, 2014. Credit: Reuters/Chris Keane (Reuters) - The costliest U.S. Senate race in history
Most expensive Senate race draws fire in North Carolina Reuters
Most expensive U.S. Senate race down to the wire in North Carolina Bayou Buzz
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Ex-California state senator to begin jail term for fraud, perjury
Reuters - 4 Hours ago
(Reuters) - A former California state senator convicted of perjury and voter fraud for lying to cover up the fact that he lived outside the district he represented was due to surrender to authorities
Former California State Senator To Begin Jail Term For Fraud, Perjury Huffington Post
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U.S. blacklists Myanmar official ahead of Obama visit
Reuters UK - 5 Hours ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States on Friday imposed sanctions on a prominent lawmaker and businessman in Myanmar for undermining economic and political reforms in the country, ahead of U.S. President
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Congress to revisit Islamic State war debate after election
Reuters - 4 Hours ago
U.S. President Barack Obama makes a statement about the vote on Capitol Hill on his request to arm and train Syrian rebels in the fight against the Islamic State while in the State Dining Room at the
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Republicans question preparedness spending after Ebola missteps
Reuters - 3 Hours ago
U.S. President Barack Obama talks next to U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Sylvia Burwell (L) after meeting with his team coordinating the government's Ebola response in the Oval Office of
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Obama puts spotlight on women in quest for midterm votes
Reuters - 3 Hours ago
(Reuters) - President Barack Obama, hoping for a strong turnout from female voters for Democratic candidates in congressional and gubernatorial elections next week, put women in the spotlight on Friday
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Obama urges progress in Myanmar ahead of rare roundtable
Reuters Canada - 19 Hours ago
By Aung Hla Tun and Paul Mooney YANGON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama urged Myanmar's government to make every effort to conclude a national ceasefire and protect the rights of minorities,
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Obama to Confer With Fed Chair Yellen on State of U.S. Economy
La Repubblica - 3 Hours ago
Oct. 31 (Bloomberg) -- President Barack Obama will meet Nov. 3 with Janet Yellen, chair of the Federal Reserve Board, to discuss the economy a day before the U.S. midterm elections. The meeting at the
Obama to Confer With Fed Chair Yellen on U.S. Economy BusinessWeek
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Record Wall Street Money Flows to Republicans
Bloomberg - 4 Hours ago
Oct. 31 (Bloomberg) -- Most of America isn’t interested in next week’s elections. Wall Street is an exception. The $169 million from donors in the securities and investment industry is the most they’ve
Record Wall Street Money Flows to Republicans... Atlanta Journal And Constitution
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Republicans forecast to win 5 state senates and 9 state houses
Washington Post - 3 Hours ago
State workers rally outside the Minnesota State Capitol in St. Paul, Minn., on June 30, 2011. (Carlos Gonzalez/Minneapolis Star Tribune) My forecast for the 2014 state legislative elections indicate
Monkey Cage: Republicans forecast to win 5 state senates and 9 state houses Austin American Statesman
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GOP backing Democrat could tip superintendent race
Miami Herald - 2 Hours ago
It is a race that has been seemingly flipped on its head: Traditional Republican groups are supporting the Democrat in the campaign for Arizona's top education official. State Superintendent of Public
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Joni Ernst to cap Senate bid with 24-hour blitz
USA Today - 3 Hours ago
Talk about a frenetic finish: Joni Ernst says she’ll do a 24-hour campaign blitz in Iowa to end close out her Senate bid. The Republican announced her “One More Thing” tour of 12 stops across the state,
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Milbank: Can Rand Paul save the Republican Party?
Washington Post - 4 Hours ago
By , “The Republican Party brand sucks,” Republican Rand Paul said in Detroit this week. This was candid, and correct: Though the GOP will make gains in Tuesday’s midterm elections, its long-term
Can Rand Paul save the Republican Party? Washington Post
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Obama looks forward to Halloween
USA Today - 5 Hours ago
It sounds like President Obama is really looking forward to Halloween. The president cracked a few Halloween jokes Friday during his speech at Rhode Island College in Providence, telling the crowd that
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Democrats, Republicans Call Off Election Night Parties In DC
Time - 4 Hours ago
Welcome to the era of Citizens United Cancel the confetti cannons. Roll up the bunting. Democrats and Republicans won’t be partying on Tuesday like it’s 2006. Election night in Washington D.C. traditionally
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Republicans likely to add seats in the House
CBS News - 4 Hours ago
File photo: House Speaker John Boehner, Republican of Ohio, holds up his gavel after being re-elected as Speaker of the House during the opening session of the 113th US House of Representatives at the
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Obama calls for fair workplace policies
USA Today - 4 Hours ago
Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about President Barack Obama says policies that ease financial and other burdens on women will help make the economy stronger
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Senate hopeful asks Democrats to oust Harry Reid
USA Today - 4 Hours ago
The Rick Weiland vs. Harry Reid fight is going another round. Weiland, South Dakota’s Democratic nominee for Senate, has launched a national petition drive to get Elizabeth Warren or another Democrat
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Early Vote Totals in North Carolina, Iowa Favor Democrats
Time - 4 Hours ago
Supporters of Sen. Kay Hagan (D-N.C.) outside of a polling place in Asheville, N.C., Oct. 28, 2014. Mike Belleme—The New York Times/Redux Early vote totals show Democrats in some key states hitting
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Obama Touts Economic Progress During Trip To Rhode Island
RTTNews.com - 3 Hours ago
With the midterm elections looming, President Barack Obama delivered a speech in Rhode Island on Friday touting the economic progress that has occurred during his administration. Speaking to students
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A.B. Stoddard: GOP a Shoo-In to Take Senate
NewsMax.com - 3 Hours ago
Republicans are a shoo-in to retake the Senate next week — but the Democrats do have a slim chance of upsetting the apple cart, says A.B. Stoddard, associate editor of The Hill. "Republicans are going
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Republicans Tried to Suppress the Black Vote in North Carolina. It's Not Working.
Mother Jones - 3 Hours ago
Smith runs a hair salon on the outskirts of Fayetteville, North Carolina. Her hair is dyed lavender and her arms are covered in heart and shooting-star tattoos. In the lead-up to the midterms, she's lending
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Yes, Republicans will take the Senate. But here’s a GOP reality check.
Washington Post - 4 Hours ago
By Glen Bolger and Neil Newhouse, Glen Bolger and Neil Newhouse are partners in the Republican political and public affairs research firm Public Opinion Strategies. The firm is polling for candidates
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GOP's Baker Riding Comfortable Lead in Mass. Gov. Race
NewsMax.com - 4 Hours ago
Republicans are set to recapture the governorship of Massachusetts, a deep-blue state dominated by Democrats at all levels of the commonwealth. Last-minute surveys by the Boston Globe and Boston’s Suffolk
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Democrats hope turnout will save Senate
CNN - 4 Hours ago
Washington (CNN) -- Democrats are heading into next week's election facing tough odds and their chances depend almost entirely on whether they're successful in encouraging women and African-Americans
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