Mitch McConnell's diminished popularity and the fact that he must fight on two fronts means his Senate career could come to an end in 2014.
Democrat Terry McAuliffe leads based on his 7 point advantage with women in Virginia, which is a great victory for women given Cuccinelli's very Republican, very anti-women stances.
Like the villain in the Despicable Me 2 film, Republicans wanted to make over their image. Like that villain, they have failed miserably.
Harry Reid (D-NV) hinted to reporters that he will have a caucus on this Thursday to discuss filibuster reform, and aides confirmed it.
Facing a shortage of the lethal drugs, the state of Missouri is contemplating a return to using the gas chamber for executions.
More border fencing and more agents may be needed to secure Republican votes in the House but they are not needed to secure the border.
When Democrats are given a governing majority they will pass common sense legislative agendas that benefit the populations they serve.
The Republican party has alienated highly educated voters of all races, to the point that their electoral prospects have grown dim.
House Democratic Leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) warned that this Congress's assault on women's rights has put women's health is in danger.
Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) called the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling to strike down part of the Voting Rights Act a significant setback to ending voter discrimination.
Democrat Ed Markey is facing off in the Massachusetts Senate special election against Republican Gabriel Gomez, who has tried to sell himself as a "new kind of Republican". But Joe ain't buying.
Not all liberals are progressive, and not all progressives are liberal. And when we discuss politics, we must recognize and respect our differences.
Joe Biden let the truth fly Tuesday night, saying of Al Gore, 'This man was elected president of the United States of America.' He's just one of several high placed Democrats on the warpath.
As the sequester bites deepen, Americans are desperate for jobs, Meals on Wheels, Head Start, and access to health care. Meanwhile, Republicans are desperate for a political scalp.
Top White House adviser Dan Pfeiffer called it out on Meet the Press, 'We've seen this playbook from the Republicans before.... partisan fishing expeditions, trumped up hearings, and false allegations.'
There are a lot of facts that have yet to come out about the Benghazi operation. When they do, they'll expose the latest committee hearings
Elizabeth Colbert Busch had moved so far to the right that Tuesday's election results were simply a matter of a Republican defeating another Republican.