| Aug 1, 2012
| 10:31 AM
Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney is expected to announce his vice presidential running mate any day now. He could make a conventional pick, for instance Ohio Sen. Rob Portman or former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty. He could also throw us a...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 7:45 AM
We do not yet know for certain what motivated a gunman to open fire on a Sikh temple in Wisconsin Sunday, killing six and wounding many others. But we do know that the Sikh community in America — for no reason other than its members' appearance...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 5:15 AM
Bitter enemies for the better part of the year, Rick Santorum will speak at the Republican convention where Mitt Romney officially becomes the party's nominee.
Santorum is also planning to headline an event at the August Tampa convention to excite...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 8:51 PM
Former Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin has made another foray into Maryland politics, endorsing GOP candidate Dan Bongino in what she calls his "uphill battle" for the Senate, his campaign announced Monday.
In 2010, the former Alaska...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 12:08 PM
Gov. Martin O'Malley will address a conference of Democrats in South Carolina this month, the latest trip he is making to an early primary state as speculation about whether he will run for president in 2016 continues.
The March 23 trip will come in the...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 5:03 PM
Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski, the self-styled dean of the Democratic women in Congress, urged support of female candidates in an address to her party's national convention Wednesday that came as both presidential campaigns sought to court women voters.
| Mar 23, 2013
| 6:48 PM
— Gov. Martin O'Malley took the stage Saturday at a high school in this early presidential primary state, telling an auditorium of South Carolina Democrats that his principles worked in Maryland — and they'd work elsewhere.
| Jul 12, 2012
Ann Romney is on the record: She would like to see a woman as her husband's running mate. And so would any number of Republicans who are concerned about their party's standing with female voters. But for all the excitement that the topic stirs up, don't...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 2:00 PM
They lose and immediately the chorus begins. Republicans must change or die. A rump party of white America, it must adapt to evolving demographics or forever be the minority.
The only part of this that is even partially true regards Hispanics. They...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 6:57 AM
He's invoked Abraham Lincoln while campaigning in the former president's home state of Illinois and now Rick Santorum will await the results of the primary there in the place where Lincoln gave one of the most famous speeches in American history....
| Aug 3, 2011
Federal and state budget cutting hurts the arts economy as much as any other...