Political

(New York, NY) -- New York Senator Charles Schumer is making his case for the Democratic National Convention to be held in New York. He said today if the DNC committee picks Brooklyn, delegates will have cheaper hotels. New York officials are making their final pitch to...
(Philadelphia, PA) -- With shrinking numbers, House Democrats are plotting strategies to remain relevant. At the end of an issues retreat in Philadelphia, Maryland's Chris Van Hollen said it's all about the middle class. Republicans boosted their hefty majority in the House in...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is putting a spotlight on precision medicine, an initiative for better healthcare based on mapping the human genome. In a White House event, the President cheered the American spirit of innovation. In addition to improving healthcare, he said...
(Philadelphia, PA) -- Vice President Joe Biden says Republicans are going to try and falsely take credit for the economic recovery. Biden addressed House Democrats today at the party's retreat in Philadelphia. He said the economic recovery occurred in spite of Republicans rather...
(Undated) -- Mitt Romney won't test the presidential waters a third time. Romney revealed his decision on a conference call. The 2012 GOP nominee for President told backers this morning that he while he knows he could win the 2016 nomination, he wants to give other party leaders...
(Undated) -- New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's latest step toward a run for president has prompted social media chuckles. The Republican's fundraising PAC is called "Leadership Matters For America", with a website that ends dot-Org. On Twitter yesterday, a BuzzFeed writer...
(Undated) -- Mitt Romney won't test the presidential waters a third time. The 2012 GOP nominee for President told backers this morning that he while he knows he could win the 2016 nomination, he wants to give other party leaders a shot.
(Washington, DC) -- The Senate is sending a bill to build the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline back to the House. The Senate approved the bill on a 62-36 vote Thursday. The House has already approved a Keystone measure but there are some differences that need to be ironed...
(Undated) -- Two-time Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney will update his supporters today on whether he'll make another run for the White House. The 2012 GOP nominee is expected to hold a conference call with backers this morning at 11 Eastern time. After losing to...