Primary losers, second lives Politics: When a presidential campaign fails, the sudden withdrawal of the spotlight can be a dizzying experience for the former candidates.
GOP focus on missile defense Campaign issue: Dole hits Clinton refusal to mandate deployment in seven years.
Public housing's new face
This, too, shall pass
Here is how members of Maryland's delegation...
Gas tax puts Clinton and Dole in overdrive Measure's repeal becomes fast cause in election year
The awesome power of incumbency
Dole honored as friend to disabled Senator's speech omits mention of war injuries
Dole-style leadership on China policy Free trade upheld: GOP candidate chastises Clinton record of threats and vacillation.
Dole assails Clinton on Asia GOP candidate vows to defend Taiwan, end N. Korea talks
Whom are you calling a partisan, you shifty-eyed, un-American political hack?
Clinton would sign gas tax cut if GOP raised minimum wage President wants bills without extra provisions
Free time to talk to the people Debate: Now that the major networks have agreed to give presidential candidates free air time, the question is, how will they use it?; CAMPAIGN 1996
Senate Democrats block vote on repeal of gasoline tax rise Maneuver by Dole leads to stalemate, confusion
A man who never led one is asked to find the front of the ideological parade
NOT THE SAME OLD STORY Health: In politics or most endeavors, what counts is mental and physical condition, not age. Just ask some of the regulars at the Towson Y.
Democrats targeting 2nd District Republican Ehrlich is seen vulnerable in Gingrich backlash; 'Best opportunity' in Md.; Freshman's backers say his conservatism in line with voters'
Gingrich returns to media spotlight Self-imposed silence ends with round of predictions
Lagging Dole needs to catch fire Time isn't on his side as he trails Clinton by 21 points in polls; CAMPAIGN 1996
Mrs. Dole rallies GOP in Annapolis Candidate's wife charms delegates at state convention; Clearly a crowd pleaser; Ex-Cabinet member said to unite factions behind her husband
Police shooting of Clarksville man questionedI am...
The Clinton-Greenspan payoff Economy: Fed monetary and Clinton fiscal policies produce election-year bonanza.
Hopkins wins defamation award Former student and his parents told to pay $75,000
Environment as a partisan issue Politics: Many Republicans in Congress seem to regularly attack clean air, clean water, endangered species, wetlands and other matters related to the natural world.
Senate votes tougher immigration measure Illegal entries targeted; bill seeks near-doubling of Border Patrol force
The presidential money game Spending: Taxpayers will spend $61,820,000 on each of the major presidential campaigns this year. But it's only the tip of the iceberg.
Clinton vetoes limits on liability awards Rejection of bill was to aid lawyers, Republicans say
On crime, Clinton's a different Democrat President has taken traditional GOP issue and run with it
Clinton's 'liberal' judges Politics as usual: Republicans hope to make judicial selection an election issue.
Democrats dare to dream Republicans are confident; 435 House seats, 33 in Senate up for grabs; CAMPAIGN 1996
No barks from the watchdogs Soaring gas prices: Clinton and Dole play politics rather than warn of security threat.
The Whitewater cloud over Clinton
Dole proposes abolition of public housing He seeks vouchers to give tenants choice where to live
GOP: Grand Old Panic Dole targeted: He should rebuff calls to give up Senate majority leader's post.
Clinton aims at gasoline prices Rise at pumps spurs review of pricing, release of supplies
Israel wins U.S. pledge for defense Perry promises help in developing answer for Katyusha rockets; White House backs Peres; Israeli leader, Clinton tell pro-Israel group that peace will prevail
Among the elephants, a classic clash of politics and ideology
Still hope for tax relief from Congress Property-rights bill's chances appear slim
The X factor Asset for whom?: can Clinton or Dole grab young voters' interest? Can anyone?
First lady attacks 'negative' GOP ideas Combative speech marks return to political battlefield
All quiet on the northern front Israel-Lebanon accord: Christopher served cause of peace.
Bennett urges Dole to articulate vision for U.S., let voters know him Ex-education secretary addresses Maryland GOP
Should Dole doff one of his two hats?
Dole can't attract own party membersWhile many...
Another chance for health care reform Kassebaum-Kennedy bill: It would allow the portability of health insurance from job to job.
Clinton, GOP agree on budget for year Cuts save some of president's spending priorities
Dole decides to make it a duel of ideologies
Health bill passes by 100-0 vote Senate would forbid insurers to drop sick, job changers; Clinton eager to sign; House's provision for savings accounts likely to draw fire
It's not immoral anymore, and it beats paying taxes
Bosnia leaves leftist intellectuals in a moral muddle