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California State Senator Arrested in FBI Corruption Sting

California State Senator Arrested in FBI Corruption Sting

California state Sen. Leland Yee has been arrested on public corruption charges as part of several arrests made... Watch »

Mar 28, 2014
Ted Kennedy Jr. Mulling Run for State Senate in Connecticut

Ted Kennedy Jr. Mulling Run for State Senate in Connecticut

Ted Kennedy Jr., who has been mentioned as a possible political candidate for years, says he's considering a run for... Read »

Apr 7, 2014
House Dems Will

House Dems Will "Petition" for Immigration Vote

House Democrats will file another 'discharge petition' Wednesday in an effort to force a vote on a bill to overhaul... Read »

Mar 24, 2014
Jeb Bush, Hillary Clinton to Cross Paths Again at Texas Conference

Jeb Bush, Hillary Clinton to Cross Paths Again at Texas Conference

Their presidential plans may be uncertain but one thing is clear: Jeb Bush and Hillary Rodham Clinton keep... Watch »

Mar 24, 2014
Common Core School Initiative Spawns Widespread Political Fights

Common Core School Initiative Spawns Widespread Political Fights

More than five years after U.S. governors began a bipartisan effort to set new standards in American schools,... Read »

Mar 24, 2014
Uruguay President Asks US to Free Cuban Prisoners

Uruguay President Asks US to Free Cuban Prisoners

Uruguay's president on Friday asked the United States to free three Cuban prisoners in exchange for receiving... Read »

Mar 21, 2014
Immigration Activist Arrested Following Demonstration

Immigration Activist Arrested Following Demonstration

A prominent labor and immigration activist was arrested following a demonstration outside the South Florida... Watch »

Mar 22, 2014
Obama Praises Alonzo Mourning's

Obama Praises Alonzo Mourning's "Warrior's Heart"

A longtime allegiance to the Chicago Bulls fan didn't stop President Barack Obama from showering praise on... Read »

Mar 21, 2014
Former Gov. Askew Remembered in Florida Hometown

Former Gov. Askew Remembered in Florida Hometown

Former Fla. Gov. Reubin Askew was remembered in his hometown of Pensacola on Thursday as a man who rose to the... Read »

Mar 20, 2014
Senate Approves Bill to Crack Down on Revenge Porn

Senate Approves Bill to Crack Down on Revenge Porn

The Senate approved a bill that seeks to stop revenge porn. The bill passed unanimously Tuesday would make... Read »

Mar 18, 2014
Former Gov. Askew's Body to Be at Capitol

Former Gov. Askew's Body to Be at Capitol

The body of the late Gov. Reubin Askew will be taken to the state Capitol, where officials and residents will... Read »

Mar 18, 2014
Miami Dade College to Launch

Miami Dade College to Launch "Candidates Academy"

Miami Dade College professors are sick of corrupt politicians. So, they've decided to do something to help. Read »

Mar 18, 2014
Scott Brown Readies N.H. Senate Run

Scott Brown Readies N.H. Senate Run

Former Sen. Scott Brown of Massachusetts officially announced Friday he has formed an exploratory committee for... Read »

Mar 14, 2014
Fla. Supreme Court Tosses Medical Malpractice Caps

Fla. Supreme Court Tosses Medical Malpractice Caps

Caps placed on how much money people can receive in cases where a doctor's mistakes led to a patient's death... Watch »

Mar 14, 2014
Senate Clinches Jobless Aid

Senate Clinches Jobless Aid "Bipartisan Breakthrough"

Senate negotiators have reached a "bipartisan breakthrough" deal on a bill to extend... Read »

Mar 13, 2014
Former NJ Gov. Corzine's Son Dead at 31: Spokesman

Former NJ Gov. Corzine's Son Dead at 31: Spokesman

A spokesman says former New Jersey Gov. Jon Corzine's son has died. Corzine Spokesman Steven Goldberg said Thursday... Read »

Mar 14, 2014
Scott to Back In-State Tuition for Some Immigrants

Scott to Back In-State Tuition for Some Immigrants

Florida Gov. Rick Scott is backing a bill that would allow qualified Florida students to pay in-state... Read »

Mar 12, 2014
D.C. Mayor on Campaign Allegations:

D.C. Mayor on Campaign Allegations: "I Didn't Break the Law"

District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray pressed ahead Tuesday with his re-election bid but acknowledged he took... Watch »

Mar 11, 2014
Hillsboro Beach Town Commissioner Loses Seat in Election

Hillsboro Beach Town Commissioner Loses Seat in Election

A Hillsboro Beach town commissioner lost his seat and a former mayor of Sea Ranch Lakes claimed a position on... Read »

Mar 11, 2014
Senate Vs. CIA: What's Behind Their Feud

Senate Vs. CIA: What's Behind Their Feud

What had been under-the-radar accusations erupted into a political firestorm Tuesday, when a top lawmaker took... Read »

Mar 13, 2014
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