Political

(Undated) -- A new poll in New Hampshire shows Republican Scott Brown virtually even with Democratic Senator Jeanne Shaheen. The monthly WMUR-Granite State polls shows Shaheen leading Brown 46-44 percent in a head-to-head matchup. The two-point difference is well within the poll...
(Laurel, MS) -- The challenge to the results of the Mississippi Senate runoff election will begin September 15th. The trial seeks a legal ruling on whether incumbent Thad Cochran actually won the June 24th runoff for the U.S. Senate over Chris McDaniel. The challenger McDaniel...
(Washington, DC) -- Attorney General Eric Holder is vowing that people will be held accountable for the beheading of American journalist James Foley. During a news briefing, Holder said the Justice Department has opened a formal investigation into Foley's death. He noted that...
(Undated) -- Senator John McCain is calling for action in the wake of the brutal beheading of an American freelance journalist. The Arizona Republican says President Obama needs to do more than just talk about the death of James Foley, he needs to make ISIS pay for it. Senator...
(New York, NY) -- Michael Bloomberg may be out of office but the former New York City mayor is still in the NRA's crosshairs. The gun rights group has launched a national ad campaign that calls Bloomberg a "billionaire, elitist hypocrite." It's the group's way of getting back at...
(Washington, DC) -- Attorney General Eric Holder says few things have impacted him as much throughout his career as his trip to troubled Ferguson, Missouri. In a Justice Department news conference this morning, Holder said the investigation into the deadly police shooting of an...
(Undated) -- A new report suggests one of the members of the grand jury which indicted Texas Governor Rick Perry is active in Democratic politics. Mediatrackers.org reports Rho Chalmers attended the Texas Democratic Party convention in Dallas during grand jury proceedings...
(Las Vegas, NV) -- Congressman Steven Horsford plans to attend the funeral of the young man shot and killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri. The Nevada Democrat says "with a heavy heart", he'll be at Michael Brown's funeral Monday, to "pay respect to him, his family...
(Hamden, CT) -- Hillary Clinton and Andrew Cuomo are making a strong showing in a new 2016 GOP presidential poll in New York state. The poll by Quinnipiac University gives the former Secretary of State a 54 to 34-percent edge over New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and a 30 to...