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In five years, the tea party has launched some of the most charismatic and controversial Republicans in office today, including Sens. Ted Cruz of Texas and Rand Paul of Kentucky.
The company that has been running cargo flights to the International Space Station is ready to start testing its deep space rockets at Stennis Space Center.
History shows that our founding fathers struggled to determine how states should be represented in Congress.
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Chamber of Commerce jumped into two key Senate races this week -- another clear signal that the GOP establishment will try to stop tea party candidates from winning primaries as Republicans try to wrest control of the Senate from Democrats.
We often refer to super PACs as "outside groups" because of their external influence on campaigns and laws barring them from coordinating with candidates they try to get elected.
Millions of Americans e-filed their income taxes Tuesday, but when senators submitted required reports about their campaign fundraising and expenses, most ignored computers in favor of paper.
The Republican Party establishment is actively seeking to reduce tea-party challengers before this year's midterm election.
The increasingly bitter feud between two Washington, D.C.,-based advocacy groups will hit the airwaves in Idaho later this week.
For pure political theater, it's hard to beat the Republican Senate primary in Mississippi.
The chairman of the Mississippi GOP, Joe Nosef, reacted angrily to Tea Party groups calling for his resignation this week, accusing one local activist of secretly working to elect Democrats and saying some 'fanatical' Tea Party groups could jeopardize the GOP's hold on a senate seat in one of the most Republican states in the nation, according to ... (more)
The June 3 election where state Sen. Chris McDaniel of Ellisville is challenging incumbent U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran most likely will produce the largest Republican Party primary turnout in the state's history.
U.S. Sens. David Vitter, R-La., Thad Cochran, R-Miss., and John Hoeven, R-N.D., co-authored a letter Thursday to FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate asking him to explain why property owners are still paying high insurance rates despite the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act.
Mississippi state Sen. Chris McDaniel used his conservative radio platform to argue that "homosexual churches" would get more protection than Baptist churches, and also to make Islamophobic and homophobic remarks, Buzzfeed reported Monday night.
A new ad from Sen. Thad Cochran released Tuesday lambastes his Republican primary for his voting record in past elections.