By SAM HANANELAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - When Maggie Hassan won the New Hampshire governor's race, it wasn't just a victory for her fellow Democrats.
Unions spent millions backing Hassan with television ads and an extensive get-out-the-vote operation because she opposes a right-to-
By MARK SHERMANAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito is defending the court's 2010 decision in the Citizens United case that helped fuel hundreds of millions of dollars of spending by independent groups in the just-concluded campaign season.
Alito told roughly 1
By JIM KUHNHENNAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The two women at the center of the David Petraeus scandal - the biographer with whom he had an extramarital affair and the socialite who received worrisome emails that led investigators to uncover the illicit relationship - visited the White House
By KIMBERLY DOZIER and NEDRA PICKLERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Testifying out of sight, ex-CIA Director David Petraeus told Congress Friday that classified intelligence showed the deadly raid on the U.S.
By LARRY MARGASAKAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Former CIA Director David Petraeus arrived early Friday for closed hearings on Capitol Hill as lawmakers seek details from the retired general about the Sept. 11 attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, that killed the U.S.
By EILEEN SULLIVAN and KIMBERLY DOZIERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Ex-CIA Director David Petraeus, who was whisked clandestinely into private meetings with Congress on Friday to avoid reporters, expressed regret anew in an appearance that marked his first official business since he resigned
By BOB CHRISTIE and JACQUES BILLEAUDAssociated Press
PHOENIX (AP) - A woman driving with her infant son in her car crashed through a gate at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport and drove on the runway in the latest in a series of similar mishaps across the country that have raised questions w