Mary Landrieu

The President and the Prince

By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES ROYAL VISIT: This morning, President Obama will host Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge, for a meeting in the Oval Office. This will be Prince William’s first visit to Washington, DC. According to the White House, Obama “looks forward to thanking ... Read more

5 Things You May Have Missed This Weekend

The death of an American journalist held captive in Yemen during a failed rescue attempt dominated headlines. Here are five other things that happened this weekend. 1. Landrieu Loses LA Senate Race to GOP Rep. Cassidy The final outstanding Senate race of 2014 was decided Saturday night when Read more

'This Week' Transcript: Mayor Bill de Blasio

Below is the rush transcript of "This Week" on December 7, 2014. It may contain errors. ANNOUNCER: Starting right now on ABC's This Week, new details this morning about that daring rescue attempt. U.S. special forces swooping in to try to save an American held captive by al Qaeda . How the Read more

5 Stories You'll Care About in Politics This Week

We’re hearing Romney rumblings. We’re sensing Bush buzz. We’re catching a smile from Chris Christie, who’s just maybe getting off that bridge. We learned that the likely new defense secretary loves Motown. Washington created something called a “cromnibus,” and it’s just as unappealing as you think Read more

Landrieu Loses LA Senate Race to GOP Rep. Cassidy

The final outstanding Senate race of 2014 was decided Saturday night when three-term Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu lost her bid for reelection to Republican Rep. Bill Cassidy. Landrieu was the last vestige of Democratic representation from the Deep South and her defeat means that Republicans will Read more