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Stories with subject: 2012 United States Presidential Election
  • Political opposition groups gain money for 2016 race 
    Updated: Jun-29-15 5:15 pm

    WASHINGTON - It was the perfect loop: The Republican opposition research group America Rising finds footage of Democratic Senate candidate Bruce Braley in agriculture-loving Iowa, seeming to put down the intelligence of farmers. That footage becomes part of a 30-second TV ad, by the super PAC American Crossroads, boosting the Republican candidate, Joni Ernst.

  • Clinton says Supreme Court has a message for GOP: 'Move on' 
    Updated: Jun-27-15 3:05 am

    FAIRFAX, Virginia - Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton on Friday praised the Supreme Court's ruling declaring same-sex couples have a right to marry and suggested that her Republican opponents were being left behind by history.

  • Obama health care law survives second Supreme Court fight story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Jun-25-15 10:35 pm

    WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court sent a clear message Thursday that President Barack Obama's health care overhaul is here to stay, rejecting a major challenge that would have imperiled the landmark law and health insurance for millions of Americans.

  • Democratic Party chairman Johnson to run for Congress 
    Updated: Jun-25-15 5:30 pm

    LANSING, Michigan - State Democratic Party Chairman Lon Johnson will step down and run against Republican U.S. Rep. Dan Benishek in the 1st Congressional District, a competitive northern Michigan seat that Democrats hope to swing in their favor with increased Democratic turnout in the 2016 presidential election.

  • Presidential candidate Rubio headlines Idaho GOP meeting 
    Updated: Jun-06-15 5:44 pm

    IDAHO FALLS, Idaho - Sen. Marco Rubio didn't use his appearance at the Idaho Republican Party's summer meeting to criticize his fellow Republican candidates for president or to take aim at the Democrat Hillary Clinton.

  • GOP must reckon with Reid in Nevada, even on his way out 
    Updated: Jun-06-15 8:11 am

    WASHINGTON - Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid is at it again.

  • Hillary Rodham Clinton in Minneapolis June 22 
    Updated: Jun-05-15 9:19 am

    MINNEAPOLIS - The front-runner for the Democratic Party's presidential nomination will be in Minneapolis later this month.