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cardinheadshot-090415.jpg While President Barack Obama already has the votes to sustain a veto of a resolution to kill the Iran nuclear deal, a key Democrat still announced his opposition to the agreement on Friday.

Hillaryclinton-090415.jpg Facing falling poll numbers, Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton has apologized for the confusion caused by her decision to use a private email server while Secretary of State.

Donaldtrump1-090415.jpg Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump is once again attacking a member of the media after facing what he described as "gotcha" questions on foreign policy. Trump blasted conservative radio host Hugh Hewitt as a "third-rate radio announcer."

img2-090415.jpg Amid mounting pressure from supporters, Vice President Joe Biden said Thursday his decision on whether to run for president would primarily hinge on whether his family has the energy for a campaign.

img-09042015.jpg Offering Democrats a potential pickup opportunity, seven-term Minnesota Congressman John Kline, R-Minn., announced Thursday he has decided not to seek re-election in 2016. Kline currently serves as Chairman of the powerful House Education and the Workforce Committee.

DonaldTrump-090415.jpg After meeting with Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus, real estate mogul Donald Trump vowed not to launch a third-party run for president on Thursday. Trump held a press conference after the meeting to announce he has signed a pledge being circulated by the RNC in recent days.

HillaryClinton-090315.jpg A former State Department employee who helped set up Hillary Clinton's private email server has vowed to invoke the Fifth Amendment to avoid testifying before Congress. Bryan Pagliano was subpoenaed by the House committee investigating the Benghazi terrorist attacks last month.

Barbaramikulski-090215.jpg Maryland Sen. Barbara Mikulski, D-Md., announced her support for the nuclear agreement with Iran on Wednesday, giving President Barack Obama the votes needed to sustain a veto of a resolution of disapproval.

CarlyFiorina-090215.jpg In a move likely to benefit former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina, CNN announced that it is amending the criteria for the upcoming Republican presidential debate.

USMap-051712_31Aug15.jpg With the 2016 presidential campaign already getting into full swing, the results of a new Quinnipiac University poll found that a vast majority of American voters are dissatisfied with the way things are going in the nation.

BernieSanders-083115.jpg Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., has seen a sharp jump in support in the first-in-the-nation caucus state of Iowa, according to a new Des Moines Register/Bloomberg Politics Iowa Poll. The poll found that Sanders is the first choice of 30 percent of likely Democratic caucusgoers.

Ericcantor-082815.jpg Jeb Bush received a high-profile endorsement in his race for the Republican presidential nomination on Thursday, as former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Virg., announced his support for the former Florida Governor.

ScottWalker-082815.jpg Facing some criticism for his lack of foreign policy credentials, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker delivered an aggressive speech as part of his campaign for the Republican presidential nomination on Friday.

SarahPalin-082815.jpg Former Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin has blasted ESPN for suspending baseball analyst Curt Schilling, accusing the sports network of buying into the propaganda of terrorist groups like ISIS.

Hillaryrodham-082715.jpg In remarks that drew swift condemnation from the GOP, Hillary Clinton compared the views espoused by some Republican presidential candidates on women to those of terrorist groups.

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