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A civil liberties group filed suit Wednesday to block a new Arkansas law requiring voters to show photo identification at the polls before it is enforced for the first time state-wide in the primary election next month.
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With enrollment in the marketplaces created by the Affordable Care Act topping 7 million, Politico reports that "insurers see brighter Obamacare skies": Insurers saw disaster in the fall when Obamacare's rollout flopped and HealthCare.gov was a mess.
And the first big fundraising reporting deadline of the election year offers a window into the financial health and viability of candidates - and outside groups who will play key roles in this year's contests and beyond.
Only four years removed from enjoying majorities in both chambers of Congress and less than two years after re-electing Barack Obama, Democrats are facing a daunting political landscape that threatens their majority in the Senate and could render their lame-duck president even more ineffective than he is now.
A new ad released today from Sen. Mary Landrieu tries to put some distance between Landrieu- in a tough re-election fight in Republican-leaning, Obama-hating Lousiana - and the president, a gambit she's done before.
This chart, which I posted last week on the Fix , told the story of the death of the ideological middle in Congress.
Sen. Mark Pryor is one of the most vulnerable senators facing reelection in November.
The new report from the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office found that the coverage expansion under the Affordable Care Act has a lower price tag than what the CBO projected in February, to the tune of $104 billion over the ten-year period 2015-2024.
Following my initial outlook from January, this diary is my second quarterly update on race ratings for the US Senate elections in 2014.
Nunn raises $2.4 million in first quarter - Comstock brings in $750k in VA-10 - Ark.
AT THE DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION, DENVER, Colo., Aug. 27, 2008 -- On the southernmost fringes of Democratic convention territory here, in a nondescript hotel dining room in suburban Douglas County, Colo., 17 miles from the downtown Pepsi Center where the convention's business is being conducted, 47 Arkansas delegates seemed to have a little ... (more)
This year, 31 states will hold elections for attorney general. The post has always been important: As the state's top lawyer, the attorney general has a good deal of influence over a number of policy issues and is frequently a springboard to higher office.
Cotton said that he wants the debates to be held in five different regions of the state.
While most party loyalists remain supporters of traditional marriage and gun rights and oppose most abortions, they also are engaged in campaigns in crucial states where polls are clear: The economy is by far the issue that's most on voters' minds.
President Obama gave ad-makers plenty of fodder last year when his promise - "If you like your health care plan, you can keep your health care plan" - clearly was proven false .