Hillary Clinton coming to Tennessee

Published Aug. 28 2015

Former U.S. Secretary of State and current Democratic presidential contender Hillary Clinton is set to attend a fundraiser with country...

Lamar Alexander says he'll vote against Iran nuclear deal

Published Aug. 28 2015

WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander said today he will vote against the Iran nuclear deal, arguing that it would...

Donald Trump coming to Tennessee this weekend

Published Aug. 28 2015

Republican presidential candidates Donald Trump and Rick Santorum are among the guests expected to speak next week at...

Former Democratic congressman, GOP operative decry dark money

Published Aug. 25 2015

NASHVILLE -- A former Democratic congressman and a prominent Republican political operative on Tuesday called for ending untraceable spending for...

Joe Carr endorses Ted Cruz for president

Published Aug. 23 2015

Former state Rep. Joe Carr has endorsed U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz for president.

GOP presidential candidates court voters in Alabama

Published Aug. 23 2015

MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Alabama was once considered a flyover state for presidential hopefuls. That is no longer the case.

Presidential candidate Marco Rubio coming to Chattanooga for rally, fundraiser

Published Aug. 20 2015

Chattanooga will be visited by another Republican presidential candidate next month.

Alabama Gov. Bentley endorses Kasich of Ohio for president

Published Aug. 17 2015

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley on Monday endorsed Ohio Gov. John Kasich for the Republican presidential nomination, saying...

Cruz says if he becomes president he'll stop trend of 'radical Islamic terrorism'

Published Aug. 11 2015

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, says Chattanooga unfortunately has joined a group of U.S. cities that have been the victims...

Political Notebook: Ted Cruz visit moved to larger site

Published Aug. 9 2015

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz's visit to Chattanooga on Monday will take place at GraceWorks Church, 6445 Lee Highway, according to...

Corker delivers weekly Republican address, previewing upcoming Senate debate on president's Iran deal

Published Aug. 8 2015

WASHINGTON -- In the weekly Republican address, U.S. Senator Bob Corker, chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, previews the...

After raucous debate, GOP's rowdy 2016 field is back at work

Published Aug. 8 2015

BARRINGTON, N.H. -- The raucous field of Republican presidential candidates hustled back before voters Friday, hoping to build on momentum...

Trump jolts first GOP debate, rivals scramble for attention

Published Aug. 7 2015

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- A combative Donald Trump, the billionaire businessman-turned-presidential candidate, jolted the first Republican debate of the 2016 campaign...

Candidate clash: Republicans face off in first 2016 debate

Published Aug. 6 2015

CLEVELAND -- The Republican bid to reclaim the White House begins in earnest Thursday with the first debate of the...

Corker: Obama trying to 'shut down debate' on Iran deal

Published Aug. 6 2015

Tennessee U.S. Sen. Bob Corker said at a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing today that President Barack Obama is trying...

Ted Cruz seeks larger venue for Chattanooga visit

Published Aug. 5 2015

So many people want to see presidential candidate and U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz next week, he had to find a...

Senate blocks GOP bill to halt Planned Parenthood federal funds, setting stage for fall battle

Published Aug. 3 2015

WASHINGTON -- The Senate blocked a Republican drive Monday to terminate federal funds for Planned Parenthood, setting the stage for...

Alexander, Corker split votes on highway bill

Published Jul. 30 2015

Tennessee's Republican U.S. senators split their votes today on a six-year reauthorization of federal highway programs.

Isakson and Corker push bill to defund Planned Parenthood amid organ harvesting allegations

Published Jul. 29 2015

U.S. Senators Johnny Isakson, R-Ga, Bob Corker, R-Tenn., and about 20 others have introduced legislation to defund Planned Parenthood after...

Donald Trump honors Chattanooga shooting victims

Published Jul. 28 2015

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is ordering that the flags on his U.S. properties lowered to honor the five service...

Fleischmann announces bill to award Purple Hearts to shooting victims

Published Jul. 28 2015

The FBI hasn't declared the July 16 attacks on two Chattanooga military sites terrorism, but Congress is letting its opinion...

Kerry says better Iran deal a fantasy while Corker claims we've been fleeced

Published Jul. 24 2015

WASHINGTON -- Countering Republican criticism, Secretary of State John Kerry declared Thursday it is "fantasy plain and simple" to claim...

Fleischmann 'disappointed' because White House hasn't lowered U.S. flag

Published Jul. 21 2015

State and federal flags remain lowered across Tennessee to honor the servicemen who died Thursday during shootings at two military...