Politics have become “too personal” and that much of the fault is due to the tea party, said Vice President Joseph R. Biden in an interview with The New York Times for its new website, First Draft.
Hillary Clinton sent out a fundraiser email Monday morning on behalf of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee.
The late Sen. Daniel Inouye is allegedly the lawmaker who told Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, New York Democrat, that he liked his girls chubby, The New York Times reported Monday.
President Obama is “obviously concerned” that an intruder jumped the fence at the White House and made it inside the front door, a spokesman said Monday.
Four in 10 Americans say which party controls Congress after the midterm elections matters “a great deal” to them, a poll released Monday found.
Lois Lerner, the former IRS director accused of using her position to delay nonprofit applications to scores of conservative and tea party groups, has broken her wall of silence in a sit-down interview with Politico to say: “I didn’t do anything wrong.”
Races in Michigan remain very close Monday morning, with the race for governor in a virtual tie, according to a new poll.
President Obama’s war Cabinet is not instilling confidence in the public about his “no boots on the ground” strategy to defeat the Islamic State now anchored in two countries and in more than a dozen towns.
Miracles can happen — or so say House Democrats longing to win majority control of the chamber in November.
The man accused of scaling a security fence and getting into the White House with a knife is scheduled to have his initial appearance Monday in federal court.
Members of Congress are back home this week and facing a barrage of questions from constituents worried about the threat from the terrorist army that calls itself the Islamic State and about President Obama’s plan to fight it in part by arming a ragtag band of Syrian rebels.
Secret Service agents are mulling an expansion to the buffer zone around the White House that sets off limits to drivers and pedestrians some adjacent streets.