Political

(Beijing) -- Secretary of State John Kerry and Treasury Secretary Jack Lew are in Beijing today. They'll meet with the Chinese counterparts for the sixth joint meeting of the U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue. The dialogue focuses on addressing the challenges and...
(Jackson, MS) -- Chris McDaniel is anything but ready to concede the June 24th GOP U.S. Senate runoff election to incumbent Thad Cochran. McDaniel's attorney Mitch Tyner says they've already found nearly five-thousand voting irregularities. McDaniel's campaign officials...
(Washington, DC) -- The White House insists most of the undocumented migrant children who have recently come to the U.S. will be deported back to their home countries. The southern border of the U.S. has been inundated with a wave of migrants, mostly women and children, crossing...
(Hartford, CT) -- Senator Richard Blumenthal wants answers from the VA after a spike in veterans waiting a long time for medical care in Connecticut. Blumenthal says there was a big jump in wait times of more than 30 days at Connecticut VA facilities between mid May and early...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is touting a new education program aimed at identifying great teachers and making sure they're put in schools where they're most needed. In a statement at the White House, Obama remarked that too often, students that don't need much help have...
(Undated) -- The Republican National Committee is reportedly going to announce this week who will get the 2016 convention. "The Dallas Morning News" reports RNC officials are expected to say either today or tomorrow if Dallas or Cleveland is the host city. That will allow the...
(Undated) -- One in ten Americans don't give a hoot about politics. A new study by Pew Research calls these people Bystanders, or the politically disengaged. Around four in ten Bystanders are under the age of 30, and nearly a third of them are Hispanic. Almost all Bystanders say...
(Undated) -- Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's gun control group has questions for all U.S. House and Senate candidates. The Everytown for Gun Safety group is releasing a questionnaire today. The survey asks candidates about how they feel about more restrictive laws for...
(Laredo, TX) -- At least one House Democrat says President Obama's immigration policy is one step behind. Henry Cuellar of Texas told CNN's "State of the Union" the administration should have been ready for the surge of immigrants. Cuellar also said that last month, nearly 50-...