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  • Poll: Most Expect GOP Victory in November

    Two weeks before Election Day, most of the nation's likely voters now expect the Republican Party to take control of the U.S. Senate, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll.

  • Texas Gets OK to Use Voter ID Law

    Texas Gets OK to Use Voter ID Law

    The Supreme Court on Saturday allowed Texas to use its strict voter identification law in the November election.

  • Democrats See Black Vote as Key To Midterms

    The confidential memo from a former pollster for President Barack Obama contained a blunt warning for Democrats. Written this month with an eye toward Election Day, it predicted "crushing Democratic losses across the country" if the party did not do...

  • Supreme Court Says Texas Can Use New Voter ID Law in November

    The Supreme Court said Saturday that Texas can use its controversial new voter identification law for the November election.

  • Obama Orders Upgrades to Protect People's Data

    President Barack Obama signed an executive order Friday to strengthen security on federally issued credit cards and government payment systems, part of a push to protect Americans from identity theft and fraud after several large-scale data security...

  • Texas Governor Joins Calls for Ban on Travel

    Texas Governor Joins Calls for Ban on Travel

    Texas Republican Gov. Rick Perry reversed himself Friday and endorsed a temporary ban on travel to the United States from the West African countries where there is an outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus.

  • Experts: GOP Has Chance to Seize Senate

    Experts  GOP Has Chance to Seize Senate

    Republicans have "a strong and increasing chance to control the next Senate," political analysts Larry Sabato and Kyle Kondik reported Thursday in his latest assessment of the 2014 races.