| Jun 20, 2014
| 3:01 PM
The biggest statewide primary contest features Charlie Crist, the former Republican governor who wants to return to his old office as a Democrat. He faces Nan Rich of Weston, a former Democratic Party leader in the Florida Senate.
| Jun 28, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Who's in on the next Facebook or Twitter rant?
House Speaker John Boehner is right to sue President Obama! Speaker John Boehner is a puppet controlled by tea-party zealots!
Bill Maher is a left-wing clown. Rush Limbaugh is a right-wing clown.
| Jun 29, 2014
| 8:00 AM
The June 26 "Opinion Poll" asked readers if they will vote for Anthony Brown or Larry Hogan in the gubernatorial general election. A simple query of the Maryland Board of Elections will readily reveal that there are, in fact, three candidates on the...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 2:03 PM
Libertarian candidate Robert Sarvis, who qualified earlier this week to be on the ballot in Virginia's U.S. Senate race, won't be asked to participate in the race's first debate, which is being put on next month by the Virginia Bar Association.
| Jun 27, 2014
| 2:19 PM
RICHMOND - Libertarian Robert Sarvis will be on the ballot for Virginia's U.S. Senate race this year.
Sarvis, who ran last year for governor, said in a press release that he collected more than 19,000 signatures from voters — more than enough to...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 9:59 PM
Brian E. Frosh, a veteran state senator from Montgomery County who championed gun control and environmental protection, defeated two opponents to win Tuesday's Democratic primary for Maryland attorney general.
Frosh, 67, who had trailed in early polls...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 5:07 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Curt Clawson, a Republican businessman from Bonita Springs whose renown six months ago was limited to his hard-court days at Purdue University, is heading to Congress.
Voters in the Republican-leaning Southwest Florida district...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 5:33 PM
Out-of-state groups are pumping last-minute cash into the Maryland attorney general's race, fueling a barrage of campaign ads, including $240,000 in TV commercials purchased by a Florida-based fund that won't reveal its donors.
The ads purchased by the...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 8:38 AM
If state Sen. Brian Frosh has his way, voters will pick Maryland's next attorney general based on experience — his 28 years in the General Assembly, 11 of them as a committee chairman who pushed through measures such as the state's new gun control...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 7:15 AM
ROANOKE - Republican Party of Virginia Chairman Pat Mullins called not just for party unity as this morning's state convention got underway, but for a bigger tent for the Grand Ole Party.
The party must invite "folks we've never before asked to sit at...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 2:39 AM
Former state legislator Tony Strickland and state Sen. Steve Knight of Palmdale, both Republicans, were the top two finishers in the race to succeed Rep. Howard P. Buck McKeon and will face off in a November runoff.
Strickland edged Knight in a field of...