Karl Rove

The exterior of the Internal Revenue Service building in Washington.  (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)

IRS pushes to rein in tax-exempt political groups

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Obama administration is trying to rein in the use of tax-exempt groups for political campaigning. The effort launched Tuesday is an attempt to reduce the role of loosely regulated big-money political […]

11/27/2013

President Barack Obama speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, July 15, 2013. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

On Martin case, Obama shifts from passion to calm

WASHINGTON (AP) — When President Barack Obama first addressed the death of Trayvon Martin last year, he did so passionately, declaring that if he had a son, he would look like the slain 17-year-old. His […]

07/16/2013

GOP strategist Karl Rove (AP Photo).

Rove: GOP needs candidates who reflect diversity

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – GOP strategist Karl Rove said Saturday that rebuilding the Republican brand in California will be a tough task that will require them to diversify and create a strategy to spread their message to a wider audience.

03/02/2013

Media taking care in early coverage

  NEW YORK (AP) — In an impatient age of social media and instant communication, a close presidential election on Tuesday forced patience upon an army of journalists anxious for answers. Hours after some of […]

11/06/2012