Headlines
7 Ways Obama Called Republicans Bums
On the eve of their recess, Obama blasted Republicans -- again and again.
It's Been 2,401 Days Since Hillary Clinton Visited Iowa
Hawkeye State voters are asking: Where's Hillary?
The Must-See Photos from the Bob McDonnell Trial
Former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife are standing trial on corruption charges.
Obama Dismisses House GOP Border Crisis Bill
President calls GOP proposal a doomed "message bill."
Why Political E-Mails Are Getting Even Weirder
Like car salesmen itchy to make quota, campaign emails ooze with desperation.
Cory Booker Brings Selfie Obsession to the Senate
Booker is trying to make D.C. selfies cool again, one senator at a time.
2014's Weirdest And Wackiest Campaign Ads So Far
These unusual ads are raising eyebrows in Washington and beyond.
Blogs
Driving While Stoned: Congress Searches for a Test Standard
There is currently no uniform way to measure how stoned someone is.
Pelosi Chases Republican Tom Marino Across House Chamber
In an unusual breach of decorum, even for the divided Congress, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi chased Rep. Tom Marino...
5 Ways Democrats May Boost Turnout at 2016 Iowa Caucuses
The Iowa caucuses can make or break presidential candidates just like they did for Barack Obama in 2008. But caucuses, unlike...
Sunday on 'This Week': White House Adviser Dan Pfeiffer
This Sunday, White House senior adviser Dan Pfeiffer and Sen. Tim Scott, R-South Carolina, come to “This Week.” The...
'We Tortured Some Folks,' Obama Says
“We did some things that were contrary to our values,” the president said.
Book Excerpt: 'Chasing Shadows' by Ken Hughes
 Reprinted from Chasing Shadows: The Nixon Tapes, the Chennault Affair, and the Origins of Watergate by Ken Hughes by...
Abandoning The Border?
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES SENATE REPUBLICANS BLOCK BORDER-FUNDING BILL: Last night Senate Republicans...
Six Top Democrats Who Aren't So Ready For Hillary
Some major Democrats stay distant from Clinton's presidential prospects.
Behind-The-Scenes On The President's Asia Trip
Here's what life is like inside the presidential bubble.
The Clintons Are Beatable And Other Lessons From the Primaries
What last night's key contests taught us about the 2014 midterm cycle.
Videos
Pelosi Chases Republican Tom Marino Across House Chamber
Heated debate on border sparks partisan outburst.
President Obama Remarks on Jobs and Economy
Obama touts "longest streak of private sector job creation."
Obama: 'Congress Should Stop Standing in The Way of Our Country's Success'
The president chides Congress' for lack of action as a five-week vacation begins for legislators.
Obama Signs Executive Order Amid GOP Lawsuit
President takes action on federal contractors despite Republican lawsuit accusing Obama of sidestepping Congress.
House GOP Votes to Sue President Obama
The president and Democrats call the proposed lawsuit a political stunt.
John McCain Says US, FIFA Should Reconsider Russian World Cup
The Arizona senator says he'd like to see the US and others reconsider the location of the 2018 World Cup.
Obama Pushing Congress to Focus on the Economy After GDP Increased 4 Percent in the 2nd Quarter
President Obama is urging Congress to make the economy a high priority after the hefty increase in the 2nd quarter.
Obama: New Round of Sanctions Doesn't Mean 'New Cold War'
European Union, United States make stand against Russia's support of rebel forces in Ukraine.
Boehner Calls Obama Impeachment Talk a 'Scam'
Speaker of the House denies plans to oust President Obama.
President Obama Announces New Sanctions on Russia
The European Union joins the United States making a stand against Russia's actions in Ukraine.
Slideshows
Michelle Obama Tries Tai Chi in China
As she enters her 50s, a look at the first lady's life and times.