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Senate Races 2010

Senate Midterm Elections 2010: Key Races To Watch

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In states across the country on Tuesday, voters will weigh in on some of the year's most contentious and bitter midterm fights as candidates go head-t...

Sam Stein

Jack Conway's First Statewide Ad Ignores Rand Paul | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In his first statewide ad of the general election, Kentucky Senate candidate Jack Conway has taken a different approach from other Democrats running a...

McConnell Keeps Polite Distance From Reid in Nevada Senate Campaign

Roll Call | David M. Drucker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is working hard to elect more Republicans to the Senate and hasn't ruled out personally targeting incumbent Democrats....

Mark Kirk Clams Up Over Navy Record

AP | CHRISTOPHER WILLS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Republican Senate candidate Mark Kirk's military record was once such a political asset that he'd mention it at every turn. ...

WATCH: Mark Kirk Won't Acknowledge Further Errors In Military Record

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Every day until November, the people of Illinois can expect mudslinging by the Democrats and Republicans running for office. The Senate race, however,...

WATCH: Mark Kirk Attempts To Relaunch His Senate Campaign

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

After weeks of avoiding the media--even running through a hotel kitchen last week to dodge reporters--Republican Senate candidate Mark Kirk finally to...

School Representative: Mark Kirk 'Overstated' Teaching Experience

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

After Mark Kirk's campaign dismissed the story published in The New York Times this week regarding exaggerations about Kirk's teaching experience, a r...

The New York Times Questions Mark Kirk's Touted Teaching Experience

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

After Illinois Senate candidate Mark Kirk was caught "embellishing" several aspects of his military service record, people began looking into other cl...

Michael Bennet Is Leaving His Blues Behind

Christopher Scott | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Christopher Scott

On Saturday at the Democratic State Assembly, Michael Bennet left the Blues behind. Don't believe me? Check his signs out.

Sam Stein

Sebelius May Not Have Run For Senate In 2010, Say Confidants | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The nomination of Kathleen Sebelius for the post of Secretary of Health and Human Services has been treated as a win-lose scenario for the Democratic ...

Seth Colter Walls

Senate Dems Could Grow Majority In 2010 | Seth Colter Walls | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

When a party gains Senate seats over the course of two consecutive elections, conventional wisdom holds that the bill is set to come due the third tim...