| Jun 7, 2014
| 4:14 AM
We're in for some mighty strange days, courtesy of that Hillary Clinton book tour.
ABC on Friday previewed Diane Sawyer's interview with Clinton, the first of a series of high-profile sit-down chats to promote the former secretary of state's memoir...
| Jul 1, 2014
As honorary consul of the Kingdom of Belgium in Chicago, Paul Van Halteren gets invited to plenty of places around town.
Usually, Van Halteren loves representing his native country with pride and without feeling uncomfortable or inhibited —...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Columnist Robert L. Ehrlich Jr.'s Sunday rant about the IRS' alleged targeting of conservative groups ("Why no outrage over the IRS' tea party targeting?" June 29) raised a basic question in my mind: Why should tea party groups get tax exempt status?...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 9:30 AM
In response to Larry Carson's letter ("Why should the tea party be tax-exempt?" July 2), let me make it clear to you as someone who was targeted by the Obama Administration through the IRS that No tea party group that I am aware of — and as past-...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 12:30 PM
During a short post-convention interview session with reporters, newly minted GOP Senate nominee Ed Gillespie sought to clarify his role with American Crossroads, Karl Rove's Super PAC.
"I was never on the board, never an employee, never a consultant,"...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 4:13 PM
Even before the official publication of Hillary Rodham Clinton’s newest book, one thing was clear: It would take a herculean blast of luck to pry anything unintended out of the former secretary of State, now hawking the book in myriad TV...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 2:52 PM
In an interview with People magazine, Hillary Rodham Clinton brushed aside recent questions Republicans have raised about her health and said that she has fully recovered from a concussion suffered in late 2012.
GOP strategist Karl Rove sparked...
| May 23, 2014
| 9:01 PM
If there's one thing Republican Neel Kashkari needed this week to stay in the running for governor of California, it was money.
And he got it. Big donors have started spending more than $650,000 promoting the Laguna Beach newcomer to California...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 7:00 AM
In the 2012 election, 5,667,658 small donors contributed to the Barack Obama and Mitt Romney campaigns, giving $370 million. But another $470 million came from just 100 people. That’s a phenomenal imbalance.
The campaign contributions didn't...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 11:06 PM
Prosecutors accuse Gov. Scott Walker of overseeing a sweeping "criminal scheme" to illegally coordinate fundraising and campaign activity among conservative groups in a broad effort to help him -- as well as Republican senators -- fend off recalls...
| May 26, 2014
| 5:10 PM
As GOP gubernatorial candidate Tim Donnelly concluded an address to activists in Riverside recently, alongside such conservative stalwarts as firebrand Ann Coulter, he explained why he chose education as his subject.
"I could talk about the 2nd...