Topic: Renee Ellmers
Clay Aiken, the former American Idol contestant, seeks the Democratic nomination for the North Carolina Congressional seat held by Rep. Renee Ellmers. Aiken is running in a solidly Republican district.
Cathy McMorris Rodgers rises to the No. 4 position in the House GOP leadership, which saw a net add of one woman to its roster. But the party lags badly in having women among its ranks in Congress.
Supreme Court's 5-to-4 ruling upholding President Obama's health-care law gives Republicans a new case to repeal the law, hammer taxes, and rev up the party base.
Saturday's radio addresses by President Obama and a Republican lawmaker preview the challenge the White House faces next week in restarting stalled talks over raising the debt ceiling and averting a government shutdown.
06/25/2011 12:34 pm
Rep. Both Etheridge issued an apology for flap with two cameramen. Etheridge said he was having a "long day."
06/15/2010 08:47 am