Political

(Washington, DC) -- Harry Reid is a lame duck and speculation is already starting about who will replace him as Senate Democratic leader in the next Congress. The 75-year old Reid announced that he will not seek re-election in Nevada next year. Reid has served more than three...
(Baltimore, MD) -- Former Illinois Congressman Jesse Jackson, Junior is in a halfway house after being released from prison. Jackson left a federal prison in Montgomery, Alabama Thursday morning and arrived at the Baltimore facility last night. Jackson is expected stay in the...
(Austin, TX) -- Potential presidential candidate Scott Walker will is set to tour the U.S.-Mexico border during his visit to Texas today. The Wisconsin governor will tour the border with Texas Governor Greg Abbott. An Abbott spokesperson says he isn't playing favorites in the...
(Washington, DC) -- Bill Clinton is leading the U.S. delegation to the funeral of Singapore's founding prime minister, Lee Kuan Yew. The former President will be joined at the Sunday funeral by former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and several other officials. Other world...
(Washington, DC) -- Senator Harry Reid says he won't seek re-election next year. The Nevada Democrat is bringing his three-decade congressional career to an end when his term is up. The 75-year-old Senate Minority Leader suffered serious eye and facial injuries in an exercise...
(Washington, DC) -- A bill making some structural changes in Medicare is being delayed in the Senate after passage by the House. The vote was 392-37. Republican House Speaker John Boehner said the measure will reduce costs and will improve the way doctors get reimbursed by...
(Washington, DC) -- Senator Lindsey Graham says the Middle East is "on fire." The South Carolina Republican is raising concerns about the crisis in Yemen, which he says is being fueled by Iran. In a Capitol briefing, Graham voiced support for Saudi-led airstrikes against rebel...
(Washington, DC) -- Illinois Representative Aaron Schock says he's departing Congress with "sadness and humility." The embattled Republican delivered a farewell address yeserday after announcing his resignation over questions about his campaign spending. Schock vowed to "work...
(Boston, MA) -- With New Hampshire's presidential primary less than a year away, former Florida Governor Jeb Bush and Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker are the early leaders with Republican voters in the state. A poll released today by Suffolk University gives Bush 19-percent,...