Virginia Republican Ed Gillespie said Friday that he is conceding the Senate race to Democratic incumbent Mark Warner.
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Alex Pappas is a Washington D.C.-based political reporter for The Daily Caller. He has also written for The Washington Examiner and the Mobile Press-Register. Pappas is a graduate of The University of the South in Sewanee, Tenn., where he was editor-in-chief of The Sewanee Purple. While in college, he did internships at NBC's Meet the Press and the White House. He grew up in Mobile, Ala., where he graduated from St. Paul's Episcopal School. He and his wife live on Capitol Hill.
Soon-to-be Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he will back fellow Kentuckian Rand Paul for president if the libertarian-leaning Republican decides to run.
John Bolton, the former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, tells The Daily Caller he is considering a run for president in 2016 as a Republican.
Conservatives are sending a message to Senate GOP leaders: Keep the nuclear option!
Likely Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton actively supported more than 25 candidates in the midterms, but half of those candidates found themselves on the losing side of their races by the end of Tuesday night.
"You know, I'm having a really superb night," California GOP Rep. Darrell Issa acknowledged late Tuesday, after it became apparent Republicans would win back control of the Senate.
No one expected this race to be this close.
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Republican David Perdue defeated Democrat Michelle Nunn in Georgia’s Senate race Tuesday, winning enough votes to avoid a run-off after the holidays.
It’s considered one of the most Democratic states in the country.
Maybe telling a heckler to shut up is presidential, after all?
After $4 billion spent by campaigns and outside groups on the midterms, voters are finally heading to the polls.
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Republican Ed Gillespie is within striking distance of pulling off an upset in Virginia, according to a new poll provided exclusively to The Daily Caller.
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Most political observers expect incumbent Democratic Sen. Tom Udall to easily win re-election in New Mexico, but a new poll suggests the race has suddenly tightened.
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That might leave a mark.
Udall Botches MLK Quote While Introducing Michelle Obama: ‘We Judge People By The Content Of Their Color’
With first lady Michelle Obama at his side, Democratic Sen. Mark Udall embarrassingly botched one of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s most famous quotes.