| Jun 14, 2012
| 5:57 PM
I have always liked Jeb Bush and I would be willing to bet a dollar or two that he would have been the one Republican, above all others, the Obama White House did not want to get the GOP presidential nomination. JB would beat Obama and I would have...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 9:45 PM
This is the political season. So you can expect to hear a lot of lies, and we do. "The stimulus did not create one single job." (John Boehner) "Barack Obama is the most dangerous president in modern history." (Newt Gingrich) "I was a severely conservative...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 10:16 PM
Two congressional veterans survived career-threatening primary challenges Tuesday night as voters weighed in on races that could help define the next Congress.
In Utah, Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch handily fended off a Tea Party opponent, while in New...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 10:02 AM
Politicians haven't always been allergic to gun control, not even Republicans.
In 1968, after the assassinations of John and Robert Kennedy and the Rev.Martin Luther King Jr., Congress — on a bipartisan vote — outlawed gun sales to felons and...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 4:05 AM
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Pete Hoekstra's nearly two-decade congressional career made him the early GOP favorite in Michigan's U.S. Senate race, but after an election season that had been unkind to other establishment Republicans, Hoekstra was careful...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 1:59 PM
With less than three months until Election Day, the race for one of Indiana’s seats in the U.S. Senate appears to be a dead heat.
Two recent polls have shown Democrat Joe Donnelly and Republican Richard Mourdock in a neck-and-neck contest for the...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 11:43 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama vowed Wednesday the United States would "work with the Libyan government to bring to justice" those who killed U.S. ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans in an attack on the consulate in...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 6:17 PM
The GOP is spending some big bucks in Indiana for the U.S. Senate race.
The National Republican Senate Committee is shelling out $650,000 on an ad that will run statewide starting Tuesday.
Democrats have spent about $516,000 on a similar ad airing at...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 4:48 AM
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Richard Mourdock became one of the tea party's biggest winners of the 2012 primary season when he knocked off veteran Indiana Sen. Richard Lugar in a brutal campaign built on his contention that Lugar was too old, too out of...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 7:03 PM
In one advertisement, Democrat Joe Donnelly coaches two basketball teams -- dressed symbolically in blue and red -- while an actor pretending to be Republican Richard Mourdock leaps up from the bleachers and yells, "Hey, Donnelly, it's my way or the...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Indiana's state treasurer has raised more money than U.S. Senator Richard Lugar.
Richard Mourdock raised the most campaign funds in the first quarter of 2012, bringing in nearly $875,000 while Lugar only raised $820,000 for the quarter.