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Karl Rove Sends Out The Billionaire Bat-Signal -- And They Respond

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 10.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Billionaires are rushing to the aid of Republicans in the homestretch of the 2014 elections with a massive super PAC infusion after a pl...

Paul Blumenthal

Top Billionaire Campaign Donors Favor Republicans In 2014

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 09.26.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The wealthiest Americans are playing a larger role in politics these days, thanks to campaign finance laws loosened by the Supreme Court...

Paul Blumenthal

David Koch, Donald Trump Lead Wealthy Donors Past Now-Dead Campaign Finance Limit

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 05.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Some wealthy donors have already blown past limits on campaign contributions to political parties that were voided by the Supreme Court'...

America's First Priority for 2014

Linda McMahon | Posted 03.05.2014 | Politics
Linda McMahon

Democrats and Republicans didn't find a lot to agree on in 2013, but the first and most important action they should agree on in 2014 is to delay -- perhaps indefinitely -- the individual mandate of the Affordable Care Act.

Former GOP Rep: 'Republicans Love People Who Have Money'

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 11.11.2013 | Politics

Former Rep. Chris Shays (R-Conn.) learned a lesson that he "didn't like" when he was crushed by Republican businesswoman Linda McMahon in a 2012 senat...

McMahon Quietly Aids GOP After Defeat

The Hartford Courant | Daniela Altimari | Posted 09.20.2013 | Politics

She insists she isn't running for anything, but Linda McMahon is once again taking her money, clout and star power onto the campaign trail. The Repub...

WATCH: Linda McMahon Doesn't Regret Spending $100M

The Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 04.24.2013 | Politics

Former Republican senatorial candidate Linda McMahon joined HuffPost Live Friday to discuss her recent blog post about training young women for the wo...

Jason Linkins

Bitter Republican Party Won't Even Acknowledge New England's Existence Anymore

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 01.09.2013 | Politics

UPDATE, 1/9/2012: Good news, America! The House Republican Conference has decided to pursue a 50-state strategy, and now the weird blank space on thei...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 01.07.2013 | New York
Len Berman

Baseball's general managers have begun meeting in Indian Wells, Calif. Expanded use of instant replay may be a topic for discussion.

This Senate Seat Was Not for Sale

Mary Ann West | Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics
Mary Ann West

Bridgeport, Conn. -- While attending the return watch party for (CT-D 4th) Congressman Jim Himes, the crowd is huddled around several TVs with cheers ...

Chris Murphy Wins

Posted 11.07.2012 | Politics

Rep. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) defeated Linda McMahon in Connecticut's election for U.S. Senate, projects the Associated Press. Murphy was narrowly fa...

Linda McMahon Projected To Lose CT Senate Race

Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

Former World Wresting Entertainment CEO Linda McMahon (R) is projected to fall short in her Senate run against Rep. Chris Murphy (D), the Associated P...

Jason Linkins

Former Pro Wrestling CEO Grabs For Connecticut Senate Seat

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

Former World Wrestling Entertainment CEO Linda McMahon, who attempted to win a Connecticut Senate seat in 2010, only to see her mostly self-financed c...

Senate Hopeful Makes Hay Out Of Communist Endorsement

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 11.03.2012 | Politics

Senate candidate Rep. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) picked up the not-so-coveted endorsement of a Communist-affiliated website on Friday, a fact that his Rep...

Connecticut Nonpartisan Senate Guide, Linda McMahon vs. Christopher Murphy

Campus Election Engagement Project | Posted 05.07.2014 | Politics
Campus Election Engagement Project

Are you looking for a nonpartisan guide to the McMahon/Murphy U.S. Senate race, one that contrasts candidate stands in a fair way?

Obama Helps Out Dem Candidate

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 11.02.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama appeared in his first -- and likely last in this election cycle -- ad for a U.S. Senate candidate, showing support for Rep. Chr...

Romney, Latinos and the Local Races

Ryan Campbell | Posted 12.29.2012 | Latino Voices
Ryan Campbell

Connie Mack introducing Mitt Romney in Tampa during the RNC It's undeniable that the biggest liability to Romney's campaign is the man himself: he's...

Dems Senate Hopes Are High Here

AP | ANDREW MIGA and DONNA CASSATA | Posted 12.28.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Democrats are counting on their New England friends to help them pick up Republican-held Senate seats on Nov. 6 and construct a bar...

McMahon Wrestles For Female Votes

Reuters | Posted 12.26.2012 | Politics

* McMahon plays up her early financial struggles * Race could be key to Democrats retaining Senate * Quinnipiac poll sho...

Poll Signals Democrats Shift Momentum In Key Senate Race

Reuters | Posted 12.24.2012 | Politics

By Edith Honan Oct 24 (Reuters) - Connecticut Democratic U.S. Congressman Chris Murphy has pulled ahead of Republican businesswoman Li...

"Senator McMahon" Sounds like an Outlandish WWE Story-Line

Jackson Katz | Posted 12.22.2012 | Politics
Jackson Katz

Unlike most people around the country who have little recourse against powerful media companies, Connecticut voters can use their democratic rights as citizens to send a message to the Linda McMahons of the world.

McMahon: I Don't Offer Specifics Because 'I'd Get Demagogued'

AP | SUSAN HAIGH | Posted 10.19.2012 | Politics

HARTFORD, Conn. -- Republican candidate Linda McMahon says she hasn't offered specifics throughout Connecticut's Senate race for changing Social Secur...

Paul Blumenthal

Dem Super PAC Counters Rove With Big Ad Buy

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 10.17.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Majority PAC, the Democratic super PAC backing U.S. Senate candidates, is dropping $8.4 million into nine races across the country. The ...

Matt Sledge

Connecticut Senate Debate Turns Personal

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 10.16.2012 | Politics

It was a nasty night in New London. As former World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. CEO Linda McMahon and Democratic Rep. Chris Murphy squared off in ...

BOTH SIDES NOW: Believing Is Seeing on Veep and Benghazi

HuffPost Radio | Posted 10.15.2012 | Politics
HuffPost Radio

2011-11-29-20111107bothsidesnow.jpgEach party sees what it wants. Ron Reagan and Torie Clarke, for example, differ on who won Biden-Ryan - the smiling steamroller or the blue-eyed boy scout? Was Benghazi a tragedy or calamity? Then: let Obama be O'Biden!