Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:51:09 GMTMitch McConnell has been unrivaled as a Senate leader in his grip on judicial nominations, and has worked to block President Obama's nomination of Merrick Garland for the Supreme Court
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 01:35:56 GMTPresident Barack Obama came face to face with the human cost borne by the military's 9/11 generation on Wednesday during a CNN presidential town hall moderated by Jake Tapper.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:27:16 GMTDonald Trump's advisers hope his missteps in Monday night's debate against Hillary Clinton will convince the Republican nominee to concentrate on his message and tactics before their second bout.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:53:56 GMTOne-time rivals Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders came together Wednesday to woo a group of voters that have been slow to flock to the former secretary of state: Millennials.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:34:19 GMTHillary Clinton's top-dollar super PAC, Priorities USA, is planning to knock Donald Trump for comments the Republican presidential nominee made mocking a reporter's disability as part of their largest ad buy of the campaign.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:36:12 GMTDonald Trump's supporters in Congress are urging him not to bring up Bill Clinton's personal infidelities as he looks to rebound after the first presidential debate.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:51:11 GMTSenate Minority Leader Harry Reid continued Thursday his verbal assault against Donald Trump, this time broadening his attacks to include Republican lawmakers and dubbing the GOP presidential nominee "Frankenstein."
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:56:18 GMTPresident Barack Obama has taken a lot of criticism from political opponents over his rhetoric when it comes to terrorism. But on Wednesday at a CNN presidential town hall, he was asked to defend why he refuses to say "Islamic" terrorism to a Gold Star mother.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 21:56:39 GMTThe Senate voted Wednesday to override President Barack Obama's veto of a bill that would allow victims and families of 9/11 to sue Saudi Arabia for its alleged role in the terrorist attack 15 years ago.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:00:49 GMTDonald Trump, touting the support he's received from evangelicals in this battleground state, called on his supporters at a rally here to identify themselves as "Christian conservatives."
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 10:20:46 GMTMost eyes are on Election Day, but voting gets underway well before that. In fact, Iowa voters are allowed to begin casting early voting ballots Thursday.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:39:40 GMTThe Supreme Court announced today that it will examine the constitutionality of a federal law that directs the United States Patent and Trademark Office to refuse the registration of a trademark that disparages "persons, living or dead, institutions, beliefs or national symbols."
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:32:09 GMTA new poll shows Donald Trump leading Hillary Clinton in the traditional Republican stronghold of South Carolina -- but not by much.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:37:18 GMTHouse Speaker Paul Ryan called Thursday for a "unified Republican government" behind Donald Trump, warning of the perils of cutting deals with Hillary Clinton if she wins the White House in the fall.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:47:51 GMTDonald Trump wanted to fire female employees he considered unattractive and replace them with better-looking women at a golf resort he owned, according to court documents from a 2012 lawsuit.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:38:30 GMTDonald Trump on Wednesday touted a long-debunked conspiracy theory that the most popular internet search engine suppresses negative headlines about his Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:19:19 GMTPresident Barack Obama, in a rare move, ordered the US flag be flown at half-staff at the White House and on federal grounds and government properties on Friday to mark the death of former Israeli Prime Minister Shimon Peres, the White House announced on Wednesday.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 21:53:10 GMTGOP Sen. Jeff Flake thinks he'll have a new place to call home if Donald Trump wins the presidency.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:59:46 GMTDonald Trump is claiming he saved the job of a former Miss Universe winner as another pageant contestant came forward to charge the Republican presidential candidate had made derogatory comments about her appearance.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:15:29 GMTPresident Barack Obama this week nominated the first US ambassador to Cuba in more than 50 years, capping a multi-year process to open a new diplomatic relationship with Havana.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:00:24 GMTWith tears in her eyes, holding her microphone with a shaky hand, Amanda Souza told President Barack Obama about her husband who committed suicide after not treating PTSD caused by his deployment.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 01:47:53 GMTPresident Barack Obama said at a CNN presidential town hall Wednesday that he respected Colin Kaepernick's decision not to stand during the national anthem.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 23:04:45 GMTPresident Barack Obama told CNN's Jake Tapper Wednesday that Congress made a "mistake" by overwhelmingly voting to override his veto of a measure that allows families of those killed during the 9/11 terror attacks to sue Saudi Arabia.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 02:15:16 GMTPresident Barack Obama answered questions from servicemen and women and military family members Wednesday regarding national security and other related issues at CNN's presidential town hall moderated by Jake Tapper.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:41:24 GMTGary Johnson is trying to be a major figure on the world stage, and it doesn't sound like he's doing it for the company.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 16:24:46 GMTSince we last updated the CNN battleground map, Donald Trump has clearly improved his poll numbers both in some national polls and in some critical battleground states. The Republican nominee has also upped his game (as have his allied outside group friends) with television ad spending.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 11:16:07 GMTDonald Trump was tripped up in Monday's debate as much by his own ego and lack of preparation as he was by his opponent on the stage, says legendary broadcast journalist Tom Brokaw.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:21:49 GMTThese past three weeks have been tough for Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. That's reflected in the new Time magazine cover featuring an orange Trump melting down.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:03:42 GMTAlec Baldwin has played many roles in his career, but he's about to take on the yugest one yet.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:34:58 GMTDonald Trump's campaign is instructing its supporters to use figures like Monica Lewinsky and Gennifer Flowers to beat back concerns about how Trump described a former winner of "Miss Universe," according to a copy of Wednesday campaign talking points obtained by CNN.