Frank James appears in the following:
Thursday, April 10, 2014
Kathleen Sebelius has resigned from her position as secretary of health and human services. President Obama accepted her resignation, and he plans to nominate Sylvia Matthews Burwell to replace her.
Tuesday, April 08, 2014
When a Texas Republican congressman criticized Eric Holder Tuesday, the attorney general hit him with a dose of snark.
Tuesday, April 08, 2014
The pay equity issue, which President Obama and Democrats are using as a central campaign theme, could also gain traction with male voters.
Friday, April 04, 2014
A new ad featuring Gov. Bobby Jindal of Louisiana and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is part of an effort to rebrand the Republican Party — and end its reputation as "the party of no."
Thursday, April 03, 2014
The new NPR poll indicated that Republicans had a 10 percentage-point advantage over Democrats with voters over age 59. In 2010, it was 21 points.
Wednesday, April 02, 2014
In practical terms, the Supreme Court ruling could mean more money flowing to political operatives and party committees.
Tuesday, April 01, 2014
Will Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, a former top aide to President Obama, find himself facing a challenge from another politician who was once close to Obama?
Monday, March 31, 2014
There aren't many other political photo ops that scream out patriotism, tradition and fun than throwing the ceremonial first pitch.
Friday, March 28, 2014
When you see an ad like those for Joni Ernst, Senate candidate and ex-hog castrator, you're viewing a message meant to grab voters emotionally, a technique that works better than repetition.
Thursday, March 27, 2014
President Obama, once the world leader whose vow of "hope" and "change" excited millions, seemed eclipsed in that department Thursday by Pope Francis.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
If a politician from Iowa is going to commit a gaffe, it's probably best if it doesn't involve farmers. And in Kentucky, stay away from college basketball-related blunders.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
The Kentucky Republican's stance against NSA data-gathering has made him a champion for those worried about federal government surveillance — among them, young voters.
Monday, March 24, 2014
Democrats are painting Republican senatorial candidates as stalking horses for the billionaire Koch brothers. Republicans say Democrats are desperate.
Friday, March 21, 2014
The Affordable Care Act's fourth anniversary saw Democrats with two distinct messaging approaches: full-throated praise of the law from some and a more low key, even absent message from others.
Thursday, March 20, 2014
Between President Obama's weakened approval ratings, the Affordable Care Act and widespread economic worries, Democrats find themselves on the defensive in the battle for the Senate.
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Second-term presidents who find themselves limited by congressional constraints often see foreign policy as an arena for success. But it seems to be giving President Obama more fits than achievements.
Monday, March 17, 2014
The Republicans' proposals for an alternative to the Affordable Care Act, judging from the few details available, could threaten some of the health law's most popular features.
Friday, March 14, 2014
A bipartisan group of senators has reached a deal to extend insurance for the long-term unemployed. But the road to final passage is full of partisan obstacles.
Thursday, March 13, 2014
Democrats' Affordable Care Act message, essentially "fix it, don't nix" obviously didn't lead to victory in the Florida special election. But it doesn't look like they'll be changing their approach.
Tuesday, March 11, 2014
The Senate was a chamber divided in reaction to Democrat Sen. Dianne Feinstein's diatribe against the CIA for allegedly hacking into Senate computers.