David Fahrenthold
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Senator’s reelection pitch: I’m a thorn in Obama’s side

Senator’s reelection pitch: I’m a thorn in Obama’s side

In Alaska, a state accustomed to federal largesse, Democrat Mark Begich is campaigning on his power to nag.

In the House, one of the most intriguing days in years

In the House, one of the most intriguing days in years

The choice of Kevin McCarthy to replace Eric Cantor isn’t a shocker, but Steve Scalise becoming whip brings drama.

Abu Khattala was unlikely leader before Benghazi attacks

Abu Khattala was unlikely leader before Benghazi attacks

The Islamist militant, who was just captured by the U.S., had again become a loner in recent years.

How Eric Cantor lost his primary fight

How Eric Cantor lost his primary fight

The lawmaker was slow to identify his opponent as a threat and bungled his response when he finally did.