Shrugging off unfavorable polls and harsh criticism from Biden and other Democrats, the tea party faithful take stock of their influence on Capitol Hill's debt deal and look ahead to the next battle.
In a special congressional election for New York's solidly Republican 26th District, the Democrat says her GOP foe would back Paul Ryan's plan to 'end Medicare.' The parties are taking notice.
How the balance of power has shifted between the Republicans and Democrats.
US Postal Service looks to "electrify" its fleet
McCain and Palin fired up their base, but they’ll need to attract independents and some Democrats to win.