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How Jeb Bush's big bet on Florida economy may come back to haunt him 1:39am EST

JUPITER, Florida - In October 2003, Jeb Bush unveiled one of the largest economic projects in Florida history: a $500 million plan to bring Scripps Research Institute to the state and build a biomedical hub he said would generate nearly 50,000 jobs in 15 years.

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Republican Scott Walker wows conservatives despite verbal stumbles

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. - Scott Walker's early surge in the jockeying for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination reflects the belief by conservatives that he is truly one of their own and has a track record to show for it.

01 Mar 2015
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Senator Rand Paul wins straw poll in boost to 2016 presidential prospects

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. - Senator Rand Paul won a straw poll of conservative activists on Saturday, giving his potential bid for the Republican presidential nomination in 2016 a boost, and Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker came in second in a surprising show of strength. | Video

01 Mar 2015
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Jeb Bush will refuse to sign tax pledges: spokeswoman

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. - Jeb Bush will not sign any "no new taxes" pledges or any other pledges if he decides to seek the 2016 Republican presidential nomination, a spokeswoman said on Saturday. | Video

01 Mar 2015
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Congress averts security agency shutdown with one-week spending fix

WASHINGTON - The U.S. House of Representatives gave final approval on Friday to a one-week stopgap spending bill for the domestic security agency, averting a partial shutdown with just hours to spare before a midnight deadline. | Video

U.S. 28 Feb 2015