In Wisconsin, historic bid for Senate amidst presidential battle

If elected, Democrat Tammy Baldwin will become the first openly gay senator in U.S. history, and the first woman senator from the Badger State.


Health care workers campaign In New Hampshire

Determined to re-elect President Barack Obama, health care workers from across Connecticut took a break from their own close senate race.


Biden takes side of "middle class" in debate

In his debate with Paul Ryan, Vice President Joe Biden took the side of the 47% that Mitt Romney said he doesn't "worry" about.

Sharp partisan split on labor’s issues

The voting records on labor-selected issues in the second session of the 112 Congress reflect, as might be expected, the sharp partisan split between the two major political parties.


Will Obama again take “Last Capital of Confederacy”?

President Barack Obama stunned voters here after the results of the 2008 election poured in.


Survey: Voters hate secret money in congressional races

Voters in 54 "battleground" GOP-held congressional districts overwhelmingly hate big and secret money in politics.