- Leaders who follow: What candidates' Twitter lists reveal Updated: Oct-05-15 2:34 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - Jeb Bush follows Donald Trump on Twitter but that's a one-way street: Trump mainly follows people with a connection to himself. Ted Cruz's follow list is a big tea party, though he keeps an eye on President Barack Obama, too.
- Meet Val the bartender: Hillary Clinton does an 'SNL' skit Updated: Oct-05-15 8:06 am
WASHINGTON - Set 'em up, Hillary Rodham Clinton, and lend an ear to the troubles of a presidential candidate.
- Bush with S. Carolina prosecutor for constitutional chat Updated: Oct-02-15 6:13 am
GREENVILLE, South Carolina - Republican presidential hopeful Jeb Bush is returning to South Carolina for a constitutional conversation.
- Rubio, Huckabee name campaign leaders in North Carolina Updated: Oct-01-15 7:36 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - More Republican presidential hopefuls are rolling out their campaign's leading political supporters for their bids in North Carolina.
- Field for SC's Republican presidential primary set at 15 Updated: Sep-30-15 6:32 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - South Carolina Republican Party officials say 15 candidates have paid the $40,000 fee to be on the state GOP presidential primary ballot next year.
- Former President Bush campaigning for brother in Arkansas Updated: Sep-28-15 12:25 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Former President George W. Bush is campaigning in northwest Arkansas to help his brother Jeb's White House bid.
- Huckabee announces Arkansas leadership team Updated: Sep-28-15 11:55 am
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Gov. Asa Hutchinson and Sen. John Boozman are chairing Mike Huckabee's presidential campaign in Arkansas as the former governor announced the support of most of the state's top officials.
- GOP religious conservatives channeling anger toward victory Updated: Sep-27-15 5:11 am
WASHINGTON - Religious activists in the Republican Party, bolstered by House Speaker John Boehner's sudden exit, say the next GOP presidential nominee must share their uncompromising stance on abortion rights, gay marriage and other priorities to get to the White House.
- 'I believe in the Bible': Trump courts Christian right Updated: Sep-25-15 8:51 pm
WASHINGTON - Donald Trump recently showed up at a gathering of Iowa conservative Christian voters with a copy of the Bible in hand.
- Arkansas lawmaker launches 'Draft Cotton' for president site Updated: Sep-21-15 2:42 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas already has a former first lady and ex-governor in the White House race, but a state legislator who thinks there's room for another homegrown candidate is urging Republican U.S. Sen. Tom Cotton to run.
- Gay marriage fight shifts as politicians spy an opportunity Updated: Sep-20-15 10:55 am
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Politicians who may have thought they wouldn't have to say much at all about gay marriage once the U.S. Supreme Court effectively legalized it now must answer a different question: Do you support Kim Davis?
- Iran nuclear deal is done, but not the debate in Congress Updated: Sep-19-15 9:25 am
WASHINGTON - It's a done deal, yet opponents of the Iran nuclear agreement won't go quietly.
- New Hampshire voters: Still a long way to go for decision Updated: Sep-18-15 5:16 pm
CONCORD, New Hampshire - The pair of Republican presidential debates on CNN this week spanned five hours - long enough for someone to drive clear across New Hampshire and back again. But some voters in the state that will host the first primaries in 2016 still have a long way to go in settling on a favorite.
- Tenn. GOP operative Ingram goes to work for Bush campaign Updated: Sep-18-15 5:12 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Longtime Republican operative Tom Ingram is going to work for the presidential campaign of former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush.
- FACT CHECK: Republican debate features a few inflated claims Updated: Sep-17-15 4:27 am
WASHINGTON - Viewers of the second Republican presidential debate heard inflated claims about Planned Parenthood abortion practices and the risks of vaccines, as well as a dubious assertion by Donald Trump that he wasn't interested in establishing casinos in Florida back in Jeb Bush's days as a candidate for governor.
- Holocaust memories sway 2 senators to support deal with Iran Updated: Sep-10-15 6:41 pm
WASHINGTON - Two senators who grew up hearing stories of the Holocaust say the memories of their relatives provided strong lessons about why they should support the nuclear accord with Iran.