Political

(Washington, DC) -- The White House is confident that Democrats will retain control of the U.S. Senate in next week's midterm elections. Presidential spokesman Josh Earnest said Democrats have the right message, including equal-pay-for-equal-work and raising the minimum wage...
(Washington, DC) -- The White House isn't happy with the way New Jersey officials treated a healthcare worker they forced into isolation. Kaci Hickox recently returned to the U.S. from West Africa, where she had been treating Ebola patients. She was placed in a tent at a Newark...
(Undated) -- New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is defending his decision to quarantine a nurse who had direct contact with Ebola patients. Christie tells NBC's "Today" he's not the only one taking up a strict quarantine rule for healthcare workers returning from West Africa...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama hits the campaign trail today for Democratic governors and governor candidates. Between today and Sunday, Obama will campaign in a half-dozen states. With low favorability ratings, Obama has not been asked to campaign for Democratic senators...
(New York, NY) -- New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is denying he's playing politics with Ebola. Cuomo says he hasn't softened his position on mandatory 21-day quarantines for healthcare workers who fly through JFK Airport from Ebola hot zones. The governor was on Long Island...
(Washington, DC) -- White House spokesman Josh Earnest is criticizing officials for treatment of a healthcare worker in New Jersey. Kaci Hickox recently returned to the U.S. from West Africa, where she had been treating Ebola patients. She was placed in a tent at a Newark...
(Aurora, CO) -- Former President Bill Clinton is continuing his campaign blitz in the Denver area today in support of Democrats. At an event last night in Aurora, Clinton said Republicans want voters to cast their ballots based on who is in the White House. Clinton has another...
(Undated) -- Troops sent to West Africa could face a 21-day quarantine when they come home. Tennessee Representative Marsha Blackburn doesn't think they should be quarantined. Blackburn says she's worried about the troops being sent over and is still waiting to have her...
(New York, NY) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio is advising New Yorkers to stay calm in the face of Ebola and changing guidelines about how to handle in it. The mayor hasn't weighed in on whether mandatory quarantines are necessary for healthcare workers returning from Ebola hot zones...