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Mar 6, 2013 at 7:23 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) - A tea party senator from Kentucky used an old-style filibuster lasting nearly 13 hours to block Senate confirmation of John Brennan nomination to be CIA director.

Sen. Rand Paul ended his filibuster shortly after midnight,...
Jan 18, 2013 at 11:50 AM
President Barack Obama's inauguration is shaping up to be an event as star-studded as any red carpet, with dozens of heavy hitters lining up to perform - and the promise of a few key surprises to liven up the weekend.
Nov 5, 2012 at 8:17 AM
Relieved to see the long, costly 2012 presidential race end? The 2016 campaign is closer than you think. In some subtle ways, the jockeying to succeed Barack Obama or Mitt Romney already has begun.
Oct 3, 2012 at 7:38 AM
A multibillion-dollar information-sharing program created in the aftermath of 9/11 has improperly collected information about innocent Americans and produced little valuable intelligence on terrorism, a U.S. Senate report concludes. It portrays an...
Sep 10, 2012 at 12:13 PM
Republican Vice Presidential candidate Paul Ryan made an afternoon stop in Portland on Monday to hold a fundraiser at the Governor Hotel.
Aug 28, 2012 at 3:21 PM
Mitt Romney swept to the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday night at a storm-delayed national convention scripted to propel him into a close race for the White House in tough economic times.
Aug 28, 2012 at 3:01 PM
Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney swept to the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday night, praised lovingly by his wife from their national convention stage as the "man America needs" and cheered by delegates eager to propel him into the...
Aug 27, 2012 at 9:31 PM
Rep. Ron Paul's delegates are trying to mount a floor fight over new GOP rules designed to limit the ability of insurgent presidential candidates to amass delegates to future Republican conventions.
Aug 27, 2012 at 8:35 PM
Rep. Ron Paul's delegates are trying to mount a floor fight over new GOP rules designed to limit the ability of insurgent presidential candidates to amass delegates to future Republican conventions.
Aug 27, 2012 at 2:23 PM
Republicans staged a remarkably subdued opening to Mitt Romney's national convention Monday in the midst of a turbulent election year, mindful about uncorking a glittery political celebration as Tropical Storm Isaac surged menacingly toward New...
Jun 22, 2012 at 3:59 PM
The state Republican Party says final election results give Mitt Romney 18 pledged convention delegates from Oregon.
Jun 2, 2012 at 2:28 PM
Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney has secured Washington state's 10 at-large delegates.
May 29, 2012 at 6:59 PM
Mitt Romney clinched the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday with a win in the Texas primary, a triumph of endurance for a candidate who came up short four years ago and had to fight hard this year as voters flirted with a carousel of GOP rivals.
May 22, 2012 at 6:54 PM
Mitt Romney swept the Kentucky and Arkansas Republican presidential primaries Tuesday, inching closer to the GOP nomination he is certain to win.
May 14, 2012 at 4:08 PM
Ron Paul, the congressman from Texas and a favorite of tea partyers, effectively ended his presidential campaign Monday but urged his fervent supporters to continue working at the state party level to cause havoc for presumptive Republican nominee Mitt Romney.