Thu Jul 30, 2015 AT 8:16 AM EDT
Sen. Rand Paul believes Republicans have 58 votes in the Senate to defund Planned Parenthood. That’s not enough to break a filibuster, and, as a result, Politico reports it may lead to a government shutdown led by Sen. Ted Cruz.
Wed Jul 29, 2015 AT 10:17 AM EDT
Donald Trump and David Koch are personal friends but far from political allies.Politico reports the Koch brothers are stiff-arming Trump efforts to raise money and build voter databases viewed as crucial to keeping his current lead in the polls for the Republican nomination.
Tue Jul 28, 2015 AT 8:34 AM EDT
Republican Presidential candidate Jeb Bush may not have mentioned Trump by name at a Monday rally in Florida, but the AP reports his target was clear when he told voters to reject a “crazy message of hate” he saw in the campaign.