Draft Biden, the political action committee created to urge Joe Biden to jump into the 2016 presidential race, has released its first national television ad in the latest sign the vice president is moving closer to a decision to run.
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Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee compared Rowan County clerk Kim Davis' refusal to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples to conscientious objections to slavery Sunday.
Republican Joe Heck says he will march a straight line, not swaying toward his role as an Army Reserve brigadier general, if his bid for the U.S. Senate puts him in the seat of departing Democrat Sen. Harry Reid.
Republican front-runner Donald Trump on Thursday bowed to pressure from the party establishment and signed a pledge not to run as an independent candidate in the November 2016 presidential election.
An attorney for a candidate who ran unsuccessfully against Reno state Sen. Ben Kieckhefer in the 2014 GOP primary argued to the Nevada Supreme Court on Wednesday that a campaign ad linking the lawmaker to Democratic U.S. Sen. Harry Reid was not defamatory.
Anyone who has witnessed Trump's meteoric surge to the top of the 2016 Republican presidential field is familiar with that style of Trump Talk - a mix of bullish optimism and hyperbole.
China understands people in the United States have the right to say what they want, but most want good relations with China, the foreign ministry said on Tuesday.
Florida U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio brought his Republican presidential campaign to rural Nevada on Tuesday, calling for a stronger military, more vocational training in the education system and reforms to Social Security and Medicare.
The night after Kanye West claimed at MTV's Video Music Awards that he's running for president in 2020, the "Ready for Kanye" committee was filed with the Federal Election Commission. But he's not the first "oddball" candidate.
A circus has been coming to Las Vegas nearly every week this summer, but not the kind with clowns and dancing elephants that delights youngsters. Instead, the ringmasters are candidates running for president and their shows are filled with political acrobatics.
Vice President Joe Biden, in his first publicly aired comments on a possible presidential candidacy, told fellow Democrats on Wednesday he was trying to decide whether he could give "my whole heart and my whole soul" to a run for the White House.
Jeb Bush used to say he didn't want to get into a food fight with Donald Trump. Now he's the one doing the slinging.
Donald Trump says he doesn't wear a toupee. Now, he has independent confirmation.
Donald Trump mocked Jeb Bush on Twitter on Tuesday morning after the former Florida governor dug himself into a deeper hole explaining his "anchor babies" comment.
Vice President Joe Biden received President Barack Obama's "blessing" to make a 2016 bid for the White House, according to a senior Democrat.
The crowded field of Democrats running for Congress in the state's 4th Congressional District is about to undergo a shake-up.
WASHINGTON — More prominent Democrats on Sunday cracked open the door for Vice President Joe Biden to enter the race for the Democratic presidential nomination as party front-runner Hillary Clinton battled questions over her use of a private email server.
Donald Trump has been on the cover of Time magazine. And The Hollywood Reporter. Up next: Rolling Stone.
The term anchor baby has gone from fringe to the spotlight, dominating political conversation on the 2016 presidential campaign trail this week.
A fake U.S. presidential candidate named Deez Nuts, reported to be the creation of an Iowa teenager, has stirred a social media frenzy by polling nearly 10 percent of registered North Carolina voters in a hypothetical match-up against Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.
U.S. businessman Donald Trump, the leading Republican presidential candidate, on Thursday said he would not back a higher minimum wage for American workers as such a move would hurt the nation's economic competitiveness.
Former President George W. Bush made a fundraising appeal Thursday to supporters of his brother's presidential campaign.
The world's most-used search engine is so powerful and national elections are so tight, that even a tiny tweak in Google's secret algorithm could swing the 2016 presidential election, according to Robert Epstein, senior research psychologist at the American Institute for Behavioral Research and Technology.