| Mar 11, 2013
| 10:07 AM
Amid the wreckage of the Mitt Romney presidential debacle and the Republican scramble to find a new savior, now comes ... yet another Bush!
The ruminations of former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, son of one former president and younger brother of another, on...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 5:10 AM
Even before a second Republican Senate candidate tripped over incendiary comments about rape, GOP leaders in Washington knew that their once promising chances of winning control of the Senate had diminished.
Whether Richard Mourdock of Indiana can move...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 2:39 PM
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid called on Republicans to cooperate with an expanded Democratic majority Wednesday, a day after the Democrats picked up at least one more seat in the chamber.
"It is better to dance than to fight," said Reid, D-Nevada....
| Nov 7, 2012
| 6:08 AM
WASHINGTON -- Democrats retained a narrow majority in the Senate on Tuesday, but Republicans kept their grip on the House, delivering another divided, and highly polarized, Congress.
The balance of power was likely to shift by no more than a seat or two,...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 11:33 AM
Richard Carmona, who served as U.S. surgeon general in George W. Bush's administration, announced Thursday that he will run as a Democrat for Arizona's open U.S. Senate seat.
Carmona, who turns 62 this month, said in a statement that Washington is broken...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 3:16 PM
In a part homecoming and part farewell, Rep. Gabrielle Giffords is expected to return to the House chamber for President Obama's State of the Union speech as she bows out of public life to focus on her recovery.
The Arizona Democrat has left an indelible...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 3:32 PM
Is Arizona in play?
While Republicans cast their ballots in today's presidential primary, Democrats are casting a covetous eye on the Grand Canyon State, believing they have a realistic shot at winning here in November.
Publicly, Republicans scoff....
| Jan 23, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who was shot in the head during a January 2011 attack, announced Sunday that she plans to resign this week to focus on her recovery. On Monday, she finished the meeting with constituents that was cut short last year....
| Oct 26, 2011
| 4:33 PM
The Obama administration moved closer to adopting a 20-year ban on new mining claims on 1 million acres of land around the Grand Canyon by issuing the final environmental impact statement analyzing potential consequences of the prohibition. The ban would....
| Nov 16, 2011
| 4:23 PM
With a week left until the Nov. 23 deadline for the supercommittee to act, congressional Republicans continue to coalesce around Pennsylvania's Pat Toomey and his plan to lower income tax rates and raise revenue by reducing or eliminating some tax......
| Jan 14, 2011
| 4:36 PM
ABC's Christiane Amanpour will offer a "This Week" town hall on the Tucson shootings. ABC News said she will "reunite survivors of the Congress on Your Corner event," where six were killed and 13 others were wounded. The first victim shot was Rep....