'The only way John Boehner will vacate the speakership is if he decides he no longer wants the job.' On Friday, that's just what he did.
John Boehner went out on a personal high note – and on his own terms.
Depending on how you crunch all the poll numbers for GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump, his trend line is essentially flat, or a slow decline.
Hillary Clinton has corralled the support of 59 percent of national Democratic Party leaders, while Bernie Sanders has been shut out altogether.
In September 1796, George Washington made history by announcing his decision to not to run for a third term. Here's a Donald Trump spin on such a moment.
Stephen Colbert played a faux-Trump character on his old 'Colbert Report' Comedy Central show. So when the two met Tuesday night, there must have been fireworks, right?
The Senate blocked a bill to penalize late-term abortions Tuesday, and time is running out before the government could shut down if abortion, Planned Parenthood, and the federal budget remain enmeshed.
Fiorina and Trump are both touting their CEO qualities in their bid for the White House. But the differences between executive and political power are enormous.
Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton defends Obamacare and proposes changes to the prescription drug industry after her main Democratic challenger proposed a plan for healthcare reform.
The vice president has been reluctant to make any definitive statements on his 2016 plans, but supporters are urging him to consider seeking the Democratic presidential nomination.
GOP presidential candidate Ben Carson is standing by his statement that he would not support a Muslim for president, despite the controversy the statement has created.