More 2014 Elections Articles

  • FL-StSen-36-nominated

    BULLETIN (AP) — Oscar Braynon, Dem, nominated State Senate, District 36, Florida.

  • Chris McDaniel's court date may come too late to matter

    The Mississippi state senator, who lost a Republican primary runoff to Sen. Thad Cochran in late June, will get a hearing on his legal challenge on Sept. 16 -- just four days before absentee voting begins in the general election. 

  • New York Times snubs Andrew Cuomo with non-endorsement

    In 2010, The New York Times offered a ringing endorsement of Democrat Andrew Cuomo for governor. But times have changed.

  • Al Gore asking Democrats for money because of climate change

    What do you get when you combine Al Gore, climate change and a Bob Dylan quote? A Democratic National Committee fundraising email.

  • Ebola becomes a campaign issue in close Arkansas Senate race

    A campaign ad, called "Emergency Response," features scary music, zombie movie-style shaky camerawork and an ominous voice-over saying "Tom Cotton voted against preparing America for pandemics like Ebola."

  • VIDEO: Democrats continue to use Vice President Joe Biden on campaign trail

    Vice President Joe Biden is flexing his political muscles on the campaign trail as he continues to help Democratic candidates running for office in November.

  • Kelly Ayotte boosts her 'friend' Scott Brown in new ad

    "I'm the mother of a nine-year old and a six-year old and I want a better future," Ayotte says in the ad. "I support Scott Brown because I know that he's for fiscal responsibility, accountable government and, finally, a health care plan that works for all of us."

  • Biden, Christie in Illinois for governor's race

    CHICAGO (AP) — The closely watched race for Illinois governor got a high-profile boost Monday with Vice President Joe Biden fundraising for Gov. Pat Quinn and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie stumping for the Chicago Democrat's challenger, Republican Bruce Rauner. Biden and Christie waded into...

  • Prediction: Major voter turnout for midterm elections

    Congress' approval is at an all-time low, the inevitable result of years of partisan bickering and mismanagement, and this will likely result in higher voter turnout for this year's midterm elections, according to Gallup.

  • VIDEO: Ed Gillespie pushes tax cuts during Northern Virginia campaign swing

    Virginia Republican candidate for Senate Ed Gillespie pushed the need to lower the corporate tax rate to 25 percent Monday.

  • WEX BackStory: A 'Big Data' battle in the voter turnout war

    Republicans and Democrats are spending tens of million dollars on polling, research and new technology, all in an effort to get you out to the polls.

  • Scott Brown on whether man-made climate change proven: 'No'

    The GOP New Hampshire Senate candidate said Friday that climate change is not man-made, a reversal of the position he held when he unsuccessfully defended his Massachusetts Senate seat in 2012.

  • Election in Tampa-area House district delayed

    TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A judge has delayed the election for a Florida House seat in the Tampa Bay area. The race between James Grant and Miriam Steinberg in Tuesday's Republican District 64 primary will now be decided during November's general election. Judge Angela Dempsey ruled recently that a...

  • Did ideology trump morality in Tennessee GOP primary?

    There was a time in the not-too-distant past when Republicans would disown politicians who embarrassed the party. Apparently that is no longer always the case.

  • Fla. gov. race: Crist continuing to lose ground to Scott

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Legal Newsline) – Expected to win his party’s nomination Tuesday, former Republican Gov. Charlie Crist, who is now running as a Democrat, will be trailing current GOP Gov. Rick Scott heading into the general election, a new poll suggests. A Saturday SurveyUSA poll shows that...



From the Weekly Standard

  • ‘We Don’t Have a Strategy Yet’

    "Rooting out a cancer like ISIL won’t be easy and it won’t be quick,” President Obama told the American Legion’s annual convention in Charlotte on Tuesday, August 26. He repeated the thought in...

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  • Small Ball in Wisconsin

    West Allis, Wis. --  Scott Walker looked relaxed. Dressed in light blue Levi’s jeans, a navy polo shirt, and white and gray Nike sneakers, the Wisconsin governor had just finished speaking at a...

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  • Democrats Take the Low Road

    Conway, Ark. "Tom Cotton voted against preparing America for pandemics like Ebola,” a TV ad in Arkansas declared last week. The ad came from Democrat Mark Pryor, who is running for reelection to...

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