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Anti Incumbency

Jason Linkins

Let's Start Hyping "Anti-Incumbent Rage" Again! | Jason Linkins | Posted 07.19.2011 | Politics

During the run-up to the 2010 election, people who regularly consumed political punditry were told frequently to expect a wave of anti-incumbent fury ...

The Fool's Game of Anti-Incumbency

Mark Olmsted | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Olmsted

We have a system that does not reward who gets the most and best legislation passed. Our system rewards the congressman who raises money most effectively.

Dems Deciding Where To Cut Losses: Will The DSCC Abandon Blanche Lincoln?

The Hill | Alexander Bolton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Democratic leaders face tough decisions on how much to spend on the campaigns of Sen. Blanche Lincoln (D-Ark.) and other party candidates whose chance...

Stuart Rothenberg: Anti-Incumbent Narrative Is Just Hype

Roll Call | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

My heart sank when I saw my friend Chris Cillizza of the Washington Post write about this cycle's elections and whether they really deserved the "anti...

Jason Linkins

Primary Day: Brace Yourselves For All The Anti-Incumbent Rage! | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

People! It's primary day today. Have you been able to get from place to place this afternoon without stepping in a sticky puddle of anti-incumbent rag...

Anti-Incumbent Sentiment At Record Levels, Economy No. 1 Issue In 2010 (POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Anti-incumbency sentiment is at unprecedented levels, according to a recent USA Today-Gallup survey, spelling trouble for the Democratic majority in C...

Jason Linkins

Will 2010 Really Be An 'Anti-Incumbent' Year? | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

One of the things you'll hear the political media blathering about for the next few months is that the 2010 election season is shaping up to be a bad year for incumbents. But what does an "anti-incumbent" year look like?