NC Sen. Hagan facing powerful GOP force in 2014
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. (AP) — Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan of North Carolina rode President Barack Obama's coattails in 2008, winning a seat Republicans had held for nearly four decades.
Senate Dems' answer on health care: Go on offense
ATLANTA (AP) — Senate Democrats who backed the health care law and are facing re-election in GOP-leaning states are stepping up their support for the overhaul even as Republicans intensify their criticism.
GOP leaders court social conservatives
WASHINGTON (AP) — The fight for the soul of the Republican Party intensifies this week as GOP leaders gather in Washington to court social conservatives.
Daley set to challenge Democratic governor in Ill.
CHICAGO (AP) — A rare intra-party battle began taking shape Tuesday among big-name Democrats in Illinois, as former White House chief of staff Bill Daley positioned himself to try to unseat a governor he blames for failing to resolve the state's financial crisis and other pressing issues.
Obama campaigns with Mass. Senate hopeful Markey
BOSTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is working to boost the candidacy of Senate hopeful Ed Markey, calling him a champion for middle class families and small businesses with, quote, "a track record you can trust."