By Rebecca Berg | 09/17/14 09:50 PM
Part of the reason Hagan is so strong, writes Crystal Ball Managing Editor Kyle Kondik, is because her Republican opponent Thom Tillis is underperforming.
By Sean Higgins | 09/17/14 04:50 PM
"Gov. Walker's violations send the wrong message to anyone trying follow the rules and come home safe at the end of the day," said local union president Jeff Kaminiski.
By Kelly Cohen | 09/17/14 04:40 PM
"[Foxx] has no intentions of running against a senator who supported his nomination and told Senator Burr in so many words several months after being confirmed," spokeswoman Meghan Keck wrote.
By Becket Adams | 09/17/14 01:56 PM
It shouldn't have come as too much of a surprise to hear Vice President Joe Biden engaging in controversial and/or offensive speech. Indeed, he's infamous for this sort of thing.
By Ashe Schow | 09/17/14 12:45 PM
If Republicans can roughly tie Democrats when it comes to women votes, the GOP will win, according to recent history.
By Rebecca Berg | 09/17/14 12:40 PM
"I know something about snow machines," X Games snowmobile medalist Cory Davis says. "That's why I had a good laugh when I saw Mark Begich pretending to ride one."
By Ashe Schow | 09/17/14 11:27 AM
Those following election night coverage on the Internet this primary season may have noticed that a newcomer -- the Ace of Spades Headquarters Decision Desk (that's @AOSHQDD on Twitter) -- often tallied the votes faster and called the results sooner than the Associated Press.
By Ashe Schow | 09/17/14 10:11 AM
A pair of Quinnipiac University polls - one in Iowa and one in Colorado - show Republicans poised to make gains in two crucial swing states.
By David M. Drucker | 09/17/14 08:13 AM
Senate Republicans on Tuesday agreed to transfer $3 million in personal campaign funds to the National Republican Senatorial Committee in their bid to capture the Senate majority this November, sources confirmed. With control of the Senate on the line and Democrats and their allies pouring...
By Zack Colman | 09/16/14 11:45 PM
House Republicans are putting a package of energy bills up for a vote, but they have already earned a veto threat from the White House and the probability that they will stop dead in the Democratic-held Senate. But the hope for Republicans is that the congressional calculus will change come January.
09/16/14 09:30 PM
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder on Tuesday touted Michigan's successful Medicaid expansion as part of his re-election bid, saying 63,000 more low-income adults have signed up than projected this year, with 3½ months left. The Republican governor said about 385,000 enrolled between April,...
By Betsy Woodruff | 09/16/14 07:14 PM
A Kansas gubernatorial candidate is touting a new poll that shows he has expanded his lead, saying that negative ads against him have backfired.
By Becket Adams | 09/16/14 04:22 PM
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., may come across as soft-spoken, but don't let that fool you: He's got sharp elbows and a sharp staff, and when you come at him, you'd best not miss.
By Sean Lengell | 09/16/14 04:11 PM
If the November elections were held today, "we'd be just fine," Reid said.
By Kelly Cohen | 09/16/14 02:31 PM
Independent political analysts are feeling more bullish about Democrats' chances of keeping the Senate. That's a dramatic change from last week, when most predictions put the Republican gain at either six or seven Senate seats.
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