04/18/2014 12:22pmAt least one Republican lawmaker says he's filing a protest after an Illinois House committee recorded a 9-0 vote to commit $100 million to bring President Barack Obama's library to Chicago, even though only five Democrats — and none of the committee's four GOP members — were there.
04/18/2014 1:34pmA Supreme Court justice Thursday night suggested the legality of National Security Agency activities could be decided by the court.
04/18/2014 1:41pmDeparting U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is not considering running for the U.S. Senate, a spokeswoman said Friday.
04/18/2014 3:13pmMax Baucus' decision not to seek re-election to the Senate after 35 years opened the door for Republicans to pick up one of the six Democratic seats they need to recapture control of the Senate. But his early resignation after being named U.S. ambassador to China may have bolstered Democratic prospects of retaining the seat they've held for a century, thanks to the value of incumbency.
04/18/2014 3:51pmA Republican National Committee team has paid a visit to Las Vegas to explore the logistics for staging the GOP's 2016 national convention.