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Bill Clinton: Foundation has Done Nothing Wrong

May 4
Former President Bill Clinton defended his family's charitable foundation, saying there's nothing "sinister" about getting wealthy people to spend their money to help poor people in developing countries.

Ben Carson, Famed Neurosurgeon, Running for President

By Steve Peoples and Bill Barrow | May 4
Ben Carson, retired neurosurgeon turned conservative star, has confirmed that he will seek the Republican presidential nomination in 2016.

Believe it Or Not: Santorum's Views on Bruce Jenner

By EDGE | May 4
On Saturday Rick Santorum showed a rare glimpse of compassion and understanding on transgender issues by saying, "If he says he's a woman, then he's a woman," referring to Olympian Bruce Jenner. By Sunday, Santorum was back to being Santorum.

Where They Stand: Fiorina on Key Topics of 2016 Campaign

May 4
A snapshot of where former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina stands on issues likely to be debated during the 2016 Republican presidential nomination race, as she opens her campaign.

'Gays Are Like Pedophiles' & Other Anti-Gay Comments Made by Ben Carson

By EDGE | May 4
As Dr. Ben Carson officially announced his candidacy for the 2016 presidential election Monday. EDGE took a look at six of the most audacious anti-gay comments made by the retired neurosurgeon in the two years he's been in the public eye.

Former Tech Executive Carly Fiorina Enters Presidential Race

May 4
Former technology executive Carly Fiorina formally entered the 2016 presidential race on Monday, launching a Republican White House bid in a morning announcement that highlighted her role as a leading critic of Democratic contender Hillary Rodham Clinton.

AP-GfK Poll: Favorable Views of Clinton Top Her GOP Rivals

By Emily Swanson and Lisa Lerer | May 2
Five things to know about public opinion on Hillary Rodham Clinton.

Court Hearing Set in Bridge Scandal Looming Over Christie

By Jill Colvin and David Porter | May 1
An investigation into the 2013 George Washington Bridge traffic jam scandal, which has loomed over New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie as he considers a presidential run, is headed to a courtroom Friday.

Duggar Begs For Cash to Jump Start Anti-Gay Law

By EDGE | May 1
Josh Duggar is calling on followers of the Southern Poverty Law Center designated anti-gay hate group Family Research Council to dig into their wallets to help enact a stalled piece of anti-gay legislation masked as a "religious freedom" law.

Bigots Cry Foul Over Mention of Stonewall in Obama's Loyalty Day Proclamation

By EDGE | May 1
Ultra right-wingers are up in arms over a "presidential first," in which President Barack Obama cited the Stonewall Riots as part of his required annual proclamation for the lesser-known U.S. holiday Loyalty Day.

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