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Rudy vs. The Donald: A Gotham Tale-of-the-Tape

Mark Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Mark Green

Rudy vs. The Donald would be a tabloid dream. Until the mainstream media take them more seriously, let me be the first to help handicap this possible titanic contest.

Yo, America. It's Texas. We Got Another One for Ya!

James Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
James Moore

Many are hoping the GOP chooses Sarah Palin to run against Obama so we can get a definitive answer to this question of national self-immolation. Well, here is another frightening notion from your friends down here in Texas: President Rick Perry.

Friday Talking Points [139] -- Three Years Of FTP

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Last week was a busy one, and also a pretty good one for Democrats, all around. But we'll get to all of that in a moment. First, though, we simply mu...

Storming the Castle

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The Republican Party establishment watched last night in horror as Tea Party candidate Christine O'Donnell swamped Castle in the primary. This will likely mean Joe Biden's old Senate seat will remain in Democratic hands.

Deja Vu in NY 23rd?

Kevin Vandenbroek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Kevin Vandenbroek

Matthew A. Doheny faces Tea Party hero Douglas L. Hoffman for New York's 23rd District. Reliving the 2009 Special Election is not what the party wants in America's northernmost Congressional District.

How Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski Fumbled in GOP Primary

Alaska Dispatch News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alaska Dispatch News

Murkowski chose to ignore some parts of her own polling, including breakdowns that showed the race was much closer when people were asked about re-electing an incumbent or voting for someone new.

Vitter Wins GOP Nomination Despite Sex Scandal, Violent Staffer

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Incumbent Sen. David Vitter has easily won the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate in Louisiana. Vitter easily defeated two les...

Tea Party's GOP Hostile Takeover Continues

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Yesterday's results really only showed one thing with any clarity -- Sarah Palin is definitely going to run for president.

Alvin Greene Protest By Vic Rawl May Bring New Democratic Primary In South Carolina Race

AP | MEG KINNARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

COLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolina Democratic Party officials on Thursday upheld a surprising U.S. Senate primary win by an unemployed military vet...

Romanoff vs. Bennet: A Matter of Integrity

Nancy Cronk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Nancy Cronk

While organizing progressives after Barack Obama's election around health care reform, I spent a lot of time with Senator Michael Bennet's staff, an...

GA: 46% Deal, 46% Handel (InsiderAdvantage 8/5)

Harry Enten | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Harry Enten

InsiderAdvantage 8/5/10; 514 likely Republican primary voters, 4% margin of error Mode: Automated phone (InsiderAdvantage release) Georgia 2010 Gove...

FL: 36% Meek, 35% Greene (Feldman 8/1-3)

Harry Enten | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Harry Enten

Feldman Group (D) for Kendrick Meek 8/1-3/10; 800 likely Democratic primary voters, 3.5% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews (Kendrick Me...

FL: 2010 Gov and Sen Primaries (Mason-Dixon 8/2-4)

Harry Enten | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Harry Enten

Mason-Dixon for Leadership Florida and the Florida Press Association 8/2-4/10; 625 likely Republican Primary voters, 4% margin of error 625 likely Dem...

2012 South Carolina President:
Republican Primary

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

SC-Pres: Republican Primary

Your Chance to Replace a Conservadem in the Senate

Wade Norris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Wade Norris

Letting an incumbent who worked against progressive values go without a primary challenge sends a message to other Senators that we, the democratic base, can be ignored.

2010 Florida Gubernatorial Republican Primary:
Scott vs McCollum

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

FL-Gov: Republican Primary - Scott vs McCollum

Sen. Bennet Will Have Plenty of Time to Think About China Soon

Wade Norris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Wade Norris

Volunteers for Andrew Romanoff are busting their behinds day in and day out and Mr. Romanoff himself is crisscrossing the state connecting with voters and making his case for their vote.

OK: 2010 Gov (SoonerPoll.com 7/16-21)

Harry Enten | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Harry Enten

SoonerPoll.com for the Tulsa World 7/16-21/10; 755 likely voters, 3.57% margin of error 340 likely Republican primary voters, 5.31% margin of error 38...

TN: 2010 Gov (Mason-Dixon 7/19-21)

Harry Enten | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Harry Enten

Mason-Dixon for the Tennessee Newspaper Network 7/19-21/10; 625 likely voters, 4% margin of error 400 likely Republican primary voters, 5% margin of e...

OK: 2010 Gov Primaries (Cole Hargrave Snodgrass 7/18-20)

Harry Enten | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Harry Enten

Cole Hargrave Snodgrass & Associates (R) 7/18-20/10; 500 likely Republican primary voters, 4.3% margin of error 400 likely Democratic primary voters, ...

GA: 39% Deal, 38% Handel (McLaughlin 7/22)

Harry Enten | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Harry Enten

McLaughlin & Associates for Nathan Deal (R) 7/22/10; 400 likely Republican primary voters, 4.9% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews (McLau...

2010 Kansas Senate Election:
Republican Primary

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

KS-Sen: Republican Primary

Rand Paul Takes More Moderate Tone On Medicare After Winning Kentucky Primary

AP | BRUCE SCHREINER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. — Fresh from a tea party-driven win in Kentucky's GOP Senate primary, Rand Paul took a more moderate tone on Wednesday even a...

Friday Talking Points [131] -- Democratic Campaign Advice

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

This week, Congress -- moving with its usual less-than-blinding speed -- passed a Wall Street reform bill, a mere two years after the crisis hit. Wal...

2010 Georgia Gubernatorial Election:
Democratic Primary

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

GA-Gov: Democratic Primary