Will Hurricane Isaac, Sarah Palin or Joe Biden be the biggest gate crasher at the GOP convention in Tampa? And who could steal the scene as a speaker? Here’s a brief look at what could be a wild week in Tampa.
Cyclist Lance Armstrong, citing an “unconstitutional witch hunt,” won’t pursue a defense against doping charges by the US Anti-Doping Agency, in the latest twist in an on-going saga.
An extensive Pew Research Center study shows the current presidential election is extremely negative in the media, partially because journalists have stopped filtering out attack messages.
The Martin Luther King, Jr., memorial is located on the Tidal Basin, creating a visual line of leadership between the Lincoln Memorial and the Jefferson Memorial. The memorial’s location identifies King as a integral leader in American history.
American history is riddled with national political candidates who made puzzling mistakes. Some recovered, while others didn’t. Here’s a look back, from the days of Hamilton and Burr, to the current Todd Akin controversy.
The threat of a hurricane, literally, in Tampa may throw a few wrinkles into the Republican convention, but storm clouds are nothing new at these party gatherings.
Do you think the Constitution gave all Americans the right to vote? Not by a long shot. The current voter ID debate is fueled by more than 225 years of struggles over who can vote in elections.
Do voter ID laws target swing states that could decide the 2012 presidential election, as well as Congressional elections?
If you are feeling overly stressed lately, take a hint from U.S. presidents past and present, and know when you need to take a vacation.
A detailed look at how Missouri Senate candidate Todd Akin’s controversial remarks went viral shows the potential huge role of social media in the electoral process.