The power of words

Article

Pace of presidential prep picks up

Just about everyone thinking about running for president is kicking it into gear now, slowpokes included.

Good news for Connecticut’s governor: He just got the highest state minimum wage

A poll shows nearly 3-to-1 support for a hike among voters.

Bobby Jindal is right: Republicans aren’t ready to win back the White House.

Being “not Obama” isn’t enough. Not even close.

Column

Voters should know who’s holding up their health care

(Hilary Scheinuk / Associated Press)

Tell voters who is blocking Medicaid expansion.

READ IN: Tuesday, April 8, 2014: VA spends $200m on wrongful death payments, vulnerable Dems get White House help, and Rep. Vance McAllister famous for all the wrong reasons

VA spends $200m on wrongful death payments; vulnerable Dems get White House help; Rep. Vance McAllister famous for all the wrong reasons.