Rand Paul has not yet announced he's running for president, but he is all but daring the Democrats to nominate "war hawk" Hillary Clinton for a race he predicts will be "transformational."

Al Sharpton's racial bigotry and incendiary past is not a hindrance, but a help, to those promoting him to greater prominence.

President Barack Obama, who once called the U.S. Export-Import bank "little more than a fund for corporate welfare," urged business owners Saturday to press members of Congress to renew the bank's charter, due to expire on September 30.

The previous day California State Senator Ben Hueso had voted in favor of Assembly Bill 612, which would, for all intents and purposes, end the ride-sharing industry in California which has been responsible for reducing DUIs.

Texas Governor Rick Perry was booked on two felony charges of abuse of power on August 19.