Sen. Claire McCaskill, who won her bid for re-election last year following an insensitive comment about rape from her Republican challenger, is now trying to tie Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell to an allegedly sexist remark made by an underling.
With the New York City Democratic primary election for mayor approaching, CBS News Elections Director Anthony Salvanto spoke with RealClearPolitics’ Scott Conroy about the candidates and why the race gets the national attention it’s garnering.
San Diego will hold a mayoral election – and a run-off of top vote-getters if needed – by the end of the year following Friday’s announcement by Bob Filner that he was stepping down following charges of sexual harassment from a growing list of women. As part of a deal to…
Nine months after his party’s latest presidential-election loss, RNC Chairman Reince Priebus is pushing to rebuild the GOP’s election machinery and to exert control over its nominating process.
As the special inspector general for Afghan reconstruction, John F. Sopko says that “embarrassing people” is part of his job cataloging waste, mismanagement and fraud.
Senate minority leader faces challenges from left and right.