Political

(National Harbor, MD) -- Senator Rand Paul is the winner of the CPAC presidential straw poll. The conservative group wrapped up their three day conference outside of Washington, DC Saturday by announcing the Kentucky Senator as their favorite heading into the 2016 Republican...
(Washington DC) -- President Obama is bidding farewell to Attorney General Eric Holder with a mild roasting. Obama expressed his appreciation in a speech at the Justice Department on Friday that provided a few jokes during the unveiling ceremony of Holder's portrait. Obama...
(Washington, DC) -- An Ohio congressman is touting a bill that will help families saving for their children to go to college. In the Republican weekly address, Congressman Jim Renacci says this week the House passed a bill to modernize 529 savings plans. Renacci said as an...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama wants to ensure hard-working Americans can retire with security and dignity. In his weekly address, he discusses his move to have the Department of Labor make changes requiring financial advisers to put their clients' interests before their...
(Washington, DC) -- Donald Trump has his doubts about a possible run for the White House by former Florida Governor Jeb Bush. The real estate mogul and reality TV star spoke to CPAC near Washington, DC. Several people in the audience at CPAC booed when Jeb Bush's name was...
(Washington, DC) -- Florida Senator Marco Rubio is trying to create some distance between himself and his past support for immigration reform. Speaking at CPAC in Washington, DC, the Republican remarked that he's learned that talk of reform can't begin before people know that...
(Washington, DC) -- Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush is defending his stance on immigration reform to the Republican base. Speaking at CPAC in Washington, DC, Bush outlined his platform on undocumented immigrants. Some people at CPAC have called Bush "squishy" on immigration due...
(Washington, DC) -- Former presidential candidate Rick Santorum says the GOP will have to push for everyday Americans if it hopes to win the White House in 2016. During a speech at CPAC in Washington, DC, Santorum noted his early wins in primaries in the last election. Santorum...
(Chicago, IL) -- Incumbent Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel leads Jesus "Chuy" Garcia in the first runoff poll in the city's mayoral runoff. In a phone survey of nearly 27-hundred people, Emanuel was favored by 50-percent of likely voters while Garcia had 40-percent support and ten-...