GOP’s conservative base in Georgia prevents a Democratic filibuster-proof majority in the US Senate.
Some inner-circle conflict can be of help to a president, but building a sense of teamwork will be key.
His choice of Gates, Clinton, and Jones reflects his goal of building a bipartisan cabinet.
They’ve had differences, but Obama is expected to name her as secretary of State.
The president-elect went public this week to reassure Americans he’s on top of the economic crisis.
A Web-driven challenge to his legitimacy targets members of the Electoral College.
The Lone Star State is the last big GOP bastion where Hispanics are a sizable voting bloc.
The Illinois governor has promised to name someone before the end of the year.
The president-elect’s influence is altering both policy directions and the partisan tone in Congress.
The New York Fed president is known for his insights on ‘90s international crises.
Presidential dogs have served as distractions for the press, image enhancers, and even tools of foreign policy.