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PHILADELPHIA, Pa. — U.S. Rep. André Carson addressed the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday. He introduced himself as a congressman and a “young, African-American Muslim and former police officer.” Carson then spoke of Mike Pence, whom he called his “buddy.” “I’m from...
WASHINGTON, D.C.--It's just not enough, is the message from Sen. Dan Coats. He talked about the economy from the Senate floor Thursday. Coats was reacting to an announcement by the Bureau of Economic Analysis that the U.S. economy grew by only 0.5% in the first quarter of 2016...
(CNN) -- It was no accident that two Iowa GOP icons -- Chuck Grassley and Bob Dole -- attacked Ted Cruz the day after Iowa's Republican governor said a vote for the Texas senator would be bad for the lead-off caucus state. It is part of a fascinating and once unthinkable...
Sarah Palin throws her support behind Donald Trump in the Republican presidential campaign (CNN photo) (CNN) -- Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin endorsed Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump Tuesday at an Iowa campaign stop, delivering a raucous speech full of Palin-...
(CNN) -- Ben Carson canceled campaign events for Tuesday and Wednesday after three volunteers and one staffer for the retired neurosurgeon's campaign were involved in a car accident. The van they were in flipped on its side in Iowa Tuesday after hitting a patch of ice, and was...
(CNN) -- The Supreme Court announced Tuesday that it will decide the fate of President Barack Obama's immigration actions this term. The actions are aimed at allowing millions of undocumented immigrants to apply for programs that could make them eligible for work authorization...
(CNNMoney) — The Republican National Committee has decided to sever ties with NBC News for February's Super Tuesday debate and will instead partner with CNN, it was announced Monday. "The Republican National Committee has decided to move forward without NBC's participation in...
(CNN) -- Donald Trump pitched himself Monday to Christian students at Liberty University as a politically incorrect protector of Christianity, tailoring his classic stump speech to the evangelical audience with mixed success. "Christianity, it's under siege," Trump proclaimed...
Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders at the last Democratic debate before the Iowa caucuses (image courtesy of NBC) (Eric Bradner, CNN) -- Bernie Sanders is mad as hell -- and he's hoping Democratic voters are, too. The Vermont senator denounced a "corrupt" political system and...