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Midterm Madness: The Year In Review (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

How have your would-be lawmakers responded to today's tough circumstances? With the most infantile, substance-free campaign in memory. 2010-11-02-insanitycopy.jpg

CT-Gov: 48% Foley (R), 45% Malloy (D) (Quinnipiac 10/25-27)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Quinnipiac 10/25-27/10; 930 likely voters, 3.2% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews Quinnipiac release Connecticut 2010 Governor 48% Fol...

CT-Sen: 53% Blumenthal (D), 46% McMahon (R) (Rasmussen 10/31)

Huffington Post | Adam Carlson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rasmussen 10/31/10; 750 likely voters, 4% margin of error Mode: Automated phone (Rasmussen release) Connecticut 2010 Senate 53% Blumenthal (D), 46% ...

CT-Gov: 49% Foley (R), 47% Malloy (D) (PPP 10/27-29)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Public Policy Polling (D) 10/27-29/10; 759 likely voters, 3.6% margin of error Mode: Automated phone PPP release Connecticut 2010 Senate 54% Blument...

Candidates Against Government Spending Who Profit On The Side

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Kimberly Leonard, The Huffington Post Investigative Fund, and Aaron Mehta, The Center for Public Integrity In his quest for West Virginia's Senate se...

CT-Gov: 48% Malloy (D), 44% Foley (R) (YouGov 10/25-28)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

YouGov 10/25-28/10; 783 likely voters Mode: Internet YouGov release Connecticut 2010 Governor 48% Malloy (D), 44% Foley (R) (chart) 2010 Senate 52%...

Jason Linkins

The Year In Campaign Ads: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly... And Even Worse (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Well, the end of the 2010 campaign season is nigh. And we have so many memories to cherish. Also: so many strange images, that will haunt our dreams...

Do Blurred Lines Between WWE and Linda McMahon Cause Confusion?

Mary Ann West | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mary Ann West

Connecticut U.S. Senate candidate Linda McMahon www.linda2010.com touts her business acumen as the compelling reason voters should put her in office o...

CT-Sen: 52% Blumenthal (D), 44% McMahon (R) (Merriman River Group 10/24-26)

Huffington Post | Adam Carlson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Merriman River Group for CT Capitol Report 10/24-26/10; 1,846 likely voters, 2.3% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews (CT Capitol Report r...

10 Candidate Connections That May Surprise You

AOL News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Don't know squat about many of this year's elections contenders? You may find yourself more familiar with some of their friends and family....

CT-Sen: 47% Malloy (D), 44% Foley (R) (Fox/Pulse 10/23)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Fox News / Pulse Opinion Research 10/23/10; 1,000 likely voters, 3% margin of error Mode: Automated phone Fox News release Connecticut 2010 Senate 5...

CT-Gov: 48% Malloy (D), 43% Foley (R) (Quinnipiac 10/18-24)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Quinnipiac 10/18-24/10; 702 likely voters, 3.7% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews Quinnipiac release Connecticut 2010 Governor 48% Mal...

CT-Sen: 56% Blumenthal (D), 43% McMahon (R) (Rasmussen 10/24)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rasmussen 10/24/10; 750 likely voters, 4% margin of error Mode: Automated phone Rasmussen release Connecticut 2010 Senate 56% Blumenthal (D), 43% Mc...

Voting Local Is the New Global

Marian Salzman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Marian Salzman

As a marketing and PR professional, I'm a strong advocate of the phrase "Local is the new global." (I am not, however, a huge fan of the jargon-y term...

Jason Linkins

BURNING MONEY: Self-Funding Millionaires Could See Little Success At The Polls

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

If there's one thing that we've learned from our periodic examinations of the 2010 campaign's self-funders, it's that self-funding your own campaign is a pretty bad idea unless your name happens to be Michael Bloomberg.

Ad Slams Linda McMahon On WWE's Steroid Abuse Past

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee is seeking to put a chokehold on Connecticut's Linda McMahon with a new ad targeted directly at the WWE's...

Connecticut Senate Election 2010: Predict The Winner! (POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Who will be the next Connecticut Senator? Republican contender Linda McMahon will face off against Democrat Richard Blumenthal on Nov. 2, and we'd lo...

CT-Sen: 57% Blumenthal (D), 39% McMahon (R) (Suffolk 10/19-20)

Huffington Post | Carly Kinney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Suffolk University 10/19-20/10; 500 likely voters, 4.4% margin of error Mode: live telephone interviews (Suffolk release) Connecticut 2010 Senate 57...

Leave 'Em in the Locker Room: Pro Athletes Make Lousy Public Officials

Robert Lipsyte | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Robert Lipsyte

The sports-industrial complex tends to produce narrow-minded, self-centered, ethically-challenged mercenaries who are deeply submissive to established authority and fiercely dedicated to winning by any means possible.

U.S. Midterms: Political Freak Show

Cliff Schecter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Cliff Schecter

In past political years it might have been considered a bit low-brow, to actually have to assure the voting public you didn't spend most days at dusk swooping over the heads of the Lollipop Guild.

CT-Sen: 51% Blumenthal (D), 46% McMahon (R) (Rasmussen 10/14)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rasmussen 10/7/10; 750 likely voters, 4% margin of error Mode: Automated phone (Rasmussen release) Connecticut 2010 Senate 51% Blumenthal (D), 46% ...

Minimal Wages For All

Terrance Heath | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Terrance Heath

Here's another reason to vote in the mid-term elections this November: Conservatives think you need a pay cut. As I've said once or twice before, cons...

CT-Sen: 54% Blumenthal (D), 43% McMahon (R) (Quinnipiac 10/7-11)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Quinnipiac 10/7-11/10; 1,119 likely voters, 2.9% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews Quinnipiac release Connecticut 2010 Senate 54% Blum...

Springerized America: How Reality & Tabloid TV Corrupts Our Politics & Media

Brian Ross | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Brian Ross

Reality and tabloid television are a social virus that has infected the American body politic. In the 1980s, "I'm with Stupid" was a put-down. In 20...

Linda McMahon Smacks Down Women

Jackson Katz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jackson Katz

Remember, until Linda McMahon decided to run for the United States Senate, she was one-half of one of the most culturally destructive and blatantly misogynistic business partnerships in the history of popular entertainment: WWE.