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Sam Stein

RNC Pushes Back On Study That It Cost Party Two Senate Seats

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Republican National Committee and some GOP allies are pushing back on a study that pins the loss of at least two Senate seats on the...

Washington Election Results: Patty Murray Defeats Dino Rossi In 2010 Senate Race

AP | CURT WOODWARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

OLYMPIA, Wash. — Washington U.S. Sen. Patty Murray seized a fourth term Thursday, surviving voters' backlash against Democrats nationally and we...

Patty Murray Defeats Dino Rossi In Washington Senate Race

AP | CURT WOODWARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

OLYMPIA, Wash. — Washington U.S. Sen. Patty Murray seized a fourth term Thursday, surviving voters' backlash against Democrats nationally and we...

Patty Murray Election Results: Murray Leading Dino Rossi In Washington Senate Race

AP | CURT WOODWARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

OLYMPIA, Wash. — Democratic Sen. Patty Murray expanded her small lead over Republican challenger Dino Rossi on Wednesday as officials counted mo...

The GOP Won Big, but the Media Has Mischaracterized the Story

Michael Russnow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Michael Russnow

In the aftermath of Tuesday's election, the media has made it appear that all is lost -- the Tea Party is in control, because this narrative keeps us glued to our seats either with delight or fury. Now, the facts.

Washington Election Results: Patty Murray Leads Dino Rossi In Senate Race As Vote Count Continues

AP | CURT WOODWARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

OLYMPIA, Wash. — Democratic Sen. Patty Murray expanded her small lead over Republican challenger Dino Rossi on Wednesday as officials counted mo...

What the 2010 Elections Say About America: Stories People for the American Way Is Watching

Michael Keegan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Keegan

Republicans could win this battle but lose the war. Many who end up voting for Tea Party-backed Republicans will be shocked when candidates get elected to office who don't support anything they don't find in their 19th-century view of the Constitution.

Patty Murray Is the Right Choice for Both Washingtons

Stephen Herrington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stephen Herrington

This Senate election in Washington State turns on a few key campaign slogans. And Dino Rossi, if elected, will join a Republican caucus in making life hard in order to win back the government.

Mark Blumenthal

Could The Polls In Election 2010 Be Wrong?

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Could the polls be wrong? That's a question I've been asked often in recent months, mostly by Democrats hoping that the dire forecasts p...

WA-Sen: 49% Murray (D), 47% Rossi (R) (Fox/Pulse 10/30)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Fox News / Pulse Opinion Research 10/30/10; 1,000 likely voters, 3% margin of error Mode: Automated phone Fox News release Washington 2010 Senate 4...

WA-Sen: 50% Rossi (R), 48% Murray (D) (PPP 10/30-31)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Public Policy Polling (D) 10/30-31/10; 2,055 likely voters, 2.2% margin of error Mode: Automated phone PPP release Washington 2010 Senate 50% Rossi ...

WA-Sen: 50% Murray (D), 47% Rossi (R) (YouGov 10/25-30)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

YouGov 10/25-30/10; 849 likely voters Mode: Internet YouGov release Washington 2010 Senate 50% Murray (D), 47% Rossi (R) (chart) Jump to comments...

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...

WA-Sen: 49% Murray (D), 48% Rossi (R) (Marist/McClatchy 10/26-28)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Marist/McClatchy 10/26-28/10; 638 likely voters, 4% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews Marist release Washington 2010 Senate 49% Murray...

WA-Sen: 49% Murray (D), 45% Rossi (R) (U of Washington 10/18-28)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Washington Poll (University of Washington for KPLU and KCTS) 10/18-28/10; 500 registered voters, 4.3% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews ...

WA-Sen: 47% Rossi (R), 47% Murray (R) (SurveyUSA 10/24-27)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

SurveyUSA 10/24-27/10; 678 likely voters, 3.8% margin of error Mode: Automated phone SurveyUSA release Washington 2010 Senate 47% Rossi (R), 47% Mur...

WA-Sen: 48% Rossi (R), 47% Murray (D) (Rasmussen 10/26)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rasmussen 10/26/10; 750 likely voters, 4% margin of error Mode: Automated phone Rasmussen release Washington 2010 Senate 48% Rossi (R), 47% Murray (...

Backdoor Bailout, Tea Party Fakeout: The GOP's Secret $90 Billion Gift to Wall Street

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

GOP candidates are making a point of running against "bailouts." Yet even as they rail about rescuing big banks, they're working on a plan that would slip those same banks an estimated $90 billion.

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

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Who will be the next Washington Senator? Republican Dino Rossi faces off with Democrat Patty Murray on Nov. 2. Think you can predict the winner? Vote...

Hate Group Backs High Profile Candidates

Gabe Gonzalez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Gabe Gonzalez

If we as Americans have a responsibility to protect our freedoms and to protect the freedoms of others, then calling attention to hate speech and repudiating racists is just the tip of the iceberg.

WA-Sen: 48% Murray (D), 47% Rossi (R) (Marist/McClatchy 10/14-17)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Marist / McClatchy 10/14-17/10; 589 likely voters, 4% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews Marist release Washington 2010 Senate 48% Murr...

WA-Sen: 49% Murray (D), 47% Rossi (R) (PPP 10/16)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PPP 10/14-16/10; 1873 likely voters, 2.3% margin of error Mode: Automated phone (PPP PDF) Washington 2010 Senate 49% Murray (D), 47% Rossi (R) (cha...

WA-Sen: 47% Rossi (R), 46% Murray (D) (NRSC 10/11-13)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Moore Information for the NRSC 10/11-13/10; 600 likely voters, 4% margin of error Mode: live telephone interviews NRSC release Washington 2010 Senat...

WA-Sen: 49% Murray (D), 46% Rossi (R) (Rasmussen 10/17)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rasmussen 10/17/10; 750 likely voters, 4% margin of error Mode: Automated phone Rasmussen release Washington 2010 Senate 49% Murray (D), 46% Rossi (...

Mark Blumenthal

Rasmussen Poll Shows 'Virtual Tie' In Key Senate Race

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Democrats got some good news over the weekend in the form of a handful of encouraging polls in three Senate battlegrounds: Colorado, Washington and We...