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  • Democrats targeting state reps over walk-out

    Democrats targeting state reps over walk-out
    Florida Democrats are targeting Republican state representatives in swing districts -- including several Central Florida lawmakers -- with robocalls and mailers telling voters that their representatives "walked away" from their jobs to avoid voting on...
  • Reining in the surveillance state

    Reining in the surveillance state
    In a sign that the possibility of bipartisan cooperation in Congress is not completely dead, lawmakers on both sides of the aisle have moved closer to a consensus on modifying the U.S. Patriot Act, which authorizes the government's secret spying program...
  • Texas religious objection bill follows Supreme Court hearing

    The national debate over religious objection laws roiled again Thursday in Texas after Republican lawmakers abruptly pushed a new proposal on the heels of the U.S. Supreme Court hearing historic arguments over gay marriage. Even advocates for same-sex...
  • IRS may be trying to stop tax exemption of Rove's Crossroads GPS

    WASHINGTON The IRS may be trying to block the tax exemption of one of the largest politically active nonprofit groups, Crossroads Grassroots Policy Strategies, an organization founded by Republican strategist Karl Rove. The oblique disclosure can be...
  • New call-in line helps business leaders shape Texas laws

    Oil tycoon T. Boone Pickens has never been shy about buttonholing elected officials, but it's seldom been easier since Texas' new lieutenant governor set up regular conference calls for select business leaders and donors to advise him on issues before the...
  • The Latest on 2016: GOP hopefuls proud of their parents

    6:30 p.m. (EDT) For many of the presidential hopefuls on stage Saturday for the South Carolina Freedom Summit, their parents are never far from their thoughts. Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal tells of his parents leaving India to go to Baton Rouge. "The...
  • Ted Cruz: Anti gay marriage crusader? Not always

    WASHINGTON Sen. Ted Cruz, who wants to be the Republican Party's lead crusader against gay marriage, ducked the opportunity to play a critical role in turning back the movement in its infancy. In 2003, the year Cruz became Texas's top government lawyer,...
  • US Rep. Marlin Stutzman enters Indiana Senate race

    U.S. Rep. Marlin Stutzman entered Indiana's U.S. Senate race on Saturday, telling supporters he wants to replace retiring Republican Sen. Dan Coats because the nation needs more conservative leaders to boost economic growth, rein in spending and face...
  • Partnership-minded Ryan pushes, promotes Pacific trade deal

    WASHINGTON "I find it a little sad that you feel like this is even a story," Rep. Paul D. Ryan said recently. "Because it shouldn't have to be." The Wisconsin Republican had just been asked about the sometimes surprising political alliances he's forged,...
  • Florida governor calls on hospitals to share profits

    Florida Gov. Rick Scott, contending that the state will likely lose federal money it is now receiving to help hospitals, is calling on any hospital that receives taxpayer support to share profits to help each other. Scott, a former health care...
  • Florida congressman flipped shares in IPO despite US law

    A multimillionaire, first-term Florida congressman flipped shares in a solar company the same day he acquired them in an initial public offering, despite a federal law that generally prohibits members of Congress from participating in IPOs. Republican...