AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The felony prosecution of former Texas Gov. Rick Perry ended Wednesday when the state's highest criminal court dismissed an abuse-of-power indictment that the Republican says hampered his short-lived 2016 presidential bid.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Marco Rubio stood before Miami-Dade County officials in May 2002 and pushed them to permit a multimillion-dollar industrial development to be built on restricted land near the Florida Everglades.
Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States and abroad: ____ Feb. 24 The Los Angeles Times on detention facilities at Guantanamo Bay: Seven years after issuing an executive order promising "promptly to close detention facilities at Guantanamo," President Obama pleaded with a skeptical Congress on Tuesday to accept a plan to shut that facility in Cuba and relocate some detainees to secure facilities in the United States.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Some Jeb Bush donors have been slow to swing behind Marco Rubio since Bush's exit from the Republican presidential race this weekend, leaving other donors nervous that the mainstream GOP is running out of time to rally behind a single candidate.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — First time caucus-goers_many energized by Donald Trump's angry outsider campaign_flooded the polls driving turnout to record levels in Nevada's first-in-the-West presidential preference event.
MIDLOTHIAN, Va. (AP) — Sheila Covert is worried about Donald Trump.A loyal Republican voter from swing state Virginia, Covert calls the businessman "bombastic" and says there's "just no substance" in his boastful campaign rhetoric.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic foes gloat that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has guided his Republicans into a political dead end with his unbending edict that President Barack Obama's successor will fill the Supreme Court vacancy and replace Justice Antonin Scalia.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The latest on Texas' highest criminal court dropping a felony abuse-of-power charge against former Gov.
MIDLOTHIAN, Virginia (AP) — Sheila Covert is worried about Donald Trump. The loyal Republican voter from Virginia calls the businessman "bombastic" and says there's "just no substance" in his campaign rhetoric.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Marco Rubio pushed Miami-Dade County officials in May 2002 to allow a multimillion-dollar industrial development to be built on restricted land near the Florida Everglades, months after he backed a law as a state legislator that made it harder for people to challenge such projects, The Associated Press has learned.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid endorses Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — In their efforts to derail Donald Trump from the Republican presidential nomination, Texas Sen.