Santa Claus Runs For North Pole City CouncilMan who legally changed his name to Santa Claus wants to be on the city council of North Pole, Alaska.
Bernie Sanders Brings Campaign To West Coast
Ted Cruz Climate Change Comments Make Him 'Unfit' For PresidencyIt’s no surprise that many right wing conservatives have questioned the validity of climate change, and presidential hopeful Ted Cruz's position is no different.
GOP Lawmaker Targets Obama Climate PlanHouse Republicans targeted a key element of President Obama's strategy for fighting climate change, releasing a bill to delay the Obama administration's plan to limit carbon pollution.
Feds Subpoena Records Pertaining To Departing Oregon GovernorFederal prosecutors have subpoenaed state records and electronic communications relating to departing Gov. John Kitzhaber, his fiancée Cylvia Hayes, and 15 others in his administration.
House Passes 'No Welfare For Weed' BillBill would make it harder for people to use government benefit payments to buy marijuana in states where the drug is legal.
Money Starts To Flow In For Gun Initiatives "I would imagine this will be the one of the most expensive initiative campaigns in the country because of what it symbolically stands for."
Two Third-Party Spending Groups Dropped $900K On Senate Race AdsTwo third-party spending groups this week announced dropping more than $900,000 for ads in the Alaska U.S. Senate race.
Montanans Set Stage For November ElectionsRepublicans are hoping to win the Senate seat held by Max Baucus for six terms.
Simpson, Risch, Labrador Win Idaho GOP Primaries Rep. Mike Simpson fended off a conservative challenger who drew early support from anti-tax advocates.
Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber Says He's Not ResigningNewspaper editorial boards have called for Kitzhaber's resignation over allegations that his fiance, Cylvia Hayes, used the governor's office to land contracts for her consulting business.
Idaho Republican Senator Mike Crapo To Take Part In Budget Talks Idaho Sen. Mike Crapo has been selected to take part in upcoming congressional budget negotiations.