The president's exhortations on Hillary Clinton's behalf reflect a profound change in our politics since 2008, when Obama and Clinton represented very different views of how the system works and how change happens.
Although his endorsement of Hillary Clinton was anticipated, many of his avid supporters argue that he “sold out.” Others are still determined to revolutionize the political system.
The Vermont senator pledged to “be in every corner of this country” to ensure “a Hillary Clinton presidency.” The Vermont senator pledged to “be in every corner of this country” to ensure “a Hillary Clinton presidency.”
Many Wall Street leaders have expressed their distaste for a potential Elizabeth Warren vice presidency, but some think otherwise. And Wednesday’s thumbs-up by a top George H.W. Bush adviser is also raising eyebrows.
The incumbent senator, who faces a tough re-election race this fall, called the rhetoric of the presumptive Republican presidential candidate “dead wrong” and “un-American.”
A Carson interview has caused speculation about whether the former presidential candidate was illegally promised an appointment in a Trump administration.
Palin's endorsement of front-runner Donald Trump this week was a master class in surrealist poetry. Geniuses of the Dada movement would have been humbled by her obliteration of the bourgeois concept we call logic.
A look at the day's political happenings, including Stephen Colbert celebrates the IRS scandal and a Florida mayoral candidate touts an endorsement from Jesus.
A look at the day's political happenings, including presidential endorsements by a former veep nominee and a "Simpsons" character, plus a bookmaker pays out on the White House race before Election Day.