Syria under the spotlight in Washington

A U.S. conclusion that Syrian government forces have used chemical weapons and a comment from Bill Clinton thrust the overseas conflict into the spotlight Thursday, as all eyes are on how the Obama administration will respond.

Massachusetts Senate race heats up

The current president stumped for Rep. Ed Markey (D) Wednesday, while the 42nd president will campaign for him on Saturday. Meanwhile, Republican Gabriel Gomez is getting some much needed help over the airwaves.

Edward Snowden’s Ron Paul connection

Four Democrats and two Republicans file in New Jersey; Edward Snowden gets support as the White House stays silent; and Hillary Clinton is on Twitter (finally).

By Aaron Blake and Rachel Weiner June 10, 2013