Sarah Palin ended a lengthy and attention-grabbing political guessing game yesterday with her announcement that she won’t seek the Republican presidential nomination.
Senate Republicans are delaying at least two Cabinet-level nominations with potential effects on industries, complicating President Barack Obama’s second-term agenda.
Democrat Jerry Brown and Republican Meg Whitman traded barbs over issues from jobs to tax cuts in the opening debate of the California governor’s race.
The agreement between the U.S. and Russia to eliminate Syria’s chemical weapons hands President Barack Obama a diplomatic achievement without U.S. armed forces firing a shot.
When U.S. House Republican leaders in 2003 were short of votes to pass a $395 billion Medicare prescription drug benefit, they recruited former House Speaker Newt Gingrich for help.
"Brown's legacy depends on how the economy looks four years from now."
- John Pitney on Nov 09, 2014