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Waving the political red, white & blue

Presidential politics spiced up Independence Day celebrations across Iowa on Wednesday, as Bill and Hillary Clinton and Mitt Romney competed for attention in the same parade and four other 2008…

Lots of flash, little substance

Fred Thompson's easygoing, no-nonsense style is clearly his strength and undoubtedly has helped him soar in presidential polls. It may only get him so far. Sooner or later, the all-but-declared…

Rudy tops in GOP fundraising

Rudy Giuliani emerged as the winner in the Republican presidential money contest this quarter, raising more and spending less than both of his leading rivals. Mitt Romney tapped his personal…

Thompson leads GOP field for Pres

To give you an idea of just how fractured the Republican Party is in the 2008 race for President, an undeclared candidate is the frontrunner. That's right. Fred Thompson, sometimes Senator…

Dems outpace Republicans in fundraising

In past election years, Republican candidate could always depend on the deep pockets of loyalists to give them a financial edge. No more. Leading Democratic Presidential contenders are outraising Republican hopefuls and…

The Blackberry hack caper

Call it the great Blackberry hack caper or just another case of political dirty tricks. Whatever you call it, the campaign season must be in full swing because the tricksters are…

McCain cuts staff after fundraising falters

Republican John McCain struggled to keep his deeply troubled campaign afloat Monday, laying off dozens of staffers after lackluster fundraising and excessive spending left him with just $2 million for…

Can Hillary control Bill’s ego?

Love him or hate him, anybody who's followed Bill Clinton's career knows it's always been about him - as in No. 1 or "me," "my" and "I." Now it's about her. Considered…

Obama sets money record: $32.5 million

Sen. Barack Obama outraised Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton by $10 million in second-quarter contributions that can be spent on the Democratic presidential primary contest, aided by the contributions of 154,000…

Brownback details ‘hatred’ of Clintons

Sam Brownback says he harbored a "hatred" of Bill and Hillary Rodham Clinton until he experienced a religious awakening in the mid-1990s. Brownback, a Republican presidential hopeful, details in a new…