Four former staffers for resigned House Rep. Thaddeus McCotter have been charged with 36 counts of misdemeanor and felony election fraud.
South Carolina House Speaker Bobby Harrell has reimbursed himself more than $325,000 from his campaign war chest since 2008 but has produced no receipts or itemized invoices accounting for the spending as required by state law.
More than 1,000 pastors are planning to challenge the IRS next month by deliberately preaching politics ahead of the presidential election despite a federal ban on endorsements from the pulpit.
Mitt Romney is richer than you may think.
The Obamas will have trouble celebrating their 20th wedding anniversary since it’s is falling on the night of the first presidential debate.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers predict that Mitt Romney will be elected president.
Barack Obama acknowledged in unaired portions of a “60 Minutes” interview that his campaign ads sometimes go “overboard” when it comes to attacking Mitt Romney.
Obama leads Romney 49% to 42% among NASCAR fans. The owners are still solidly behind Romney though.
Yet Romney leads among middle class families.
Texas Governor Rick Perry’s poor debate performances were the result of sleep apnea.
Bill Clinton hints Hillary in 2016.
Newt Gingrich wants more moon bases in the Romney-Ryan space plan.
The lawmaker who sponsored the bill to create Pennsylvania’s new voter identification law says people who can’t get the photo ID they need to vote “are too lazy.”
Big donors are sending millions in contributions to pro-Marijuana legalization efforts in Washington and Colorado where voter initiatives are ahead in the polls.
A self-described business expert running for Congress in Illinois has not reported earning income from his own consulting firm for the last three years.
A Texas judge temporarily barred Texas election officials from removing thousands of suspected dead people from voting rolls after four living voters complained that they had been improperly identified as “potentially deceased.”
A New Jersey lawmaker wants towns to have a say in the filming of reality TV shows within their boundaries.
An Illinois state Rep. who was expelled from office earlier this year for taking bribes is leading in the polls to reclaim his seat.
Jimmy Carter called Venezuela’s election system one of the best in the world and the U.S. as having one of the worst.
Now Iran is thinking of a preemptive strike against Israel.
The disputed islands between Japan and China have a new complication added. Taiwan is sending coast guard and fishing boats to assert its claim them as well.
The Pirate Party has elected a mayor in Switzerland.
A far right French politician has sparked outrage by calling for a ban on the use of Jewish skullcaps in public in the “name of equality.”
Ukrainian activists have set up an international training center in Paris to teach women the art of naked protest.
New Zealand grants a river personhood rights.
Abdul Qadeer Kahn, the father of Pakistan’s nuclear program, is running for office.
Beer is nuclear safe.
No response is support for Barack Obama.