Nevada cattle rancher Cliven Bundy tells the AP he met for about 45 minutes with Rand Paul. Paul's campaign denies it.

Last week, surprise poll results reveal that Texans questioned about Jade Helm, the military exercises to be conducted in Texas beginning next month, don't trust the government.

After the Confederate flag is targeted for removal, will the U.S. flag itself be the next target?

In speech after speech, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is calling for automatic voter registration.

In a not totally unexpected move, Senators Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) and Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) are exploring ways to reintroduce and pass legislation similar to their bill that was rejected by the Senate by 54 to 46 (60 votes were needed for passage) back in 2013. That rejected bill — which was described as a “compromise” measure — would have expanded background checks to include sales made at guns shows and online in addition to the already-required checks for buyers purchasing firearms made from licensed commercial gun dealers.