Some weeks, not much happens in political news, and other weeks it seems like almost too much happens.
For the far right, dreams die hard and delusions never end. As Rep. Darrell Issa , who represents a congressional GOP with unpopularity of 75 percent, prepares to summon former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, with popularity above 60 percent, to testify, the overreach of House Republicans now threatens Republican control of the House.
The soulful and now short-haired singer Michael Bolton joined HuffPost Live for a wide-ranging conversation on music , sex , and even politics.
Hillary Clinton sits at the top of the pack in a new poll of Iowa voters, but her closest competition is firebrand Republican Sen.
Kimberly Strassel has a must-read column at the Wall Street Journal today that explains the context in which the IRS scandal emerged--not just during the Obama administration's attempt to quash the Tea Party, but in Obama's efforts to shut down all opposition, both Republican and Democratic, in the 2008 campaign.
Tavis Smiley has stood out in 20 years in broadcasting, and he has no intention of changing his style or substance.
I used to think that Hillary Clinton was a pretty smart politician, as far as Washington bureaucrats go, but following the Benghazi fiasco and her defense of that terrible sequence of events, I think Hillary displayed such an unknowledgeable level of unpreparedness that one can only question her qualifications to perform any function in any ... (more)
The "scandals" keep popping up like dandelions - all of them explainable, after a fashion.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry conceded upon landing in occupied Jerusalem Thursday that there has been some skepticism, pessimism and disappointment in the Arab world concerning the so-called peace process.
Editor: As the truth comes bubbling up through the murky waters of Hilary Clinton's political career, will Benghazi be the straw that breaks the camel's back? Hilary leaves devastation, despair, death and corruption in the wake of her career.
As former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton embarks on her new career as a paid speaker, she joins a lucrative family business that already has earned her husband more than $100 million since leaving office in 2001.
Anthony Weiner knows there may be a lot of New Yorkers who would never consider voting for him again, but he says he's running for mayor because he wants to bring his ideas to the fore - and win.
Former Rep. Anthony Weiner spoke Thursday about Rep. Michele Bachmann's attacks on his wife, Huma Abedin, last year, telling Talking Points Memo that the incident made him regret not being in Congress.
Chelsea Clinton, who has said her marriage fueled her interest in interfaith relations, will head a multi-faith institute at New York University.
The scandal surrounding the Obama Administration's actions in Benghazi, Libya, last September 11, in which four Americans died at the hands of an al Qaeda mob as the President and the Secretary of State declined to send any kind of military help is finally getting the coverage it deserved from the start.
Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton touted the efforts of a group combatting malnutrition and blindness during an awards speech in New York City.