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WaPo The top 10 primary races still to come in 2014

Politico 2014 Senate Ratings


 

 


August 7, 2014



SENATE

Karl Rove How the Senate Races Are Breaking
WaPo The poll that Republicans have been waiting for
Stu Rothenberg President George W. Obama Meets the Midterms

Michael Barone Primaries show Republican voters wary of Tea Party candidates

WExam Republican senators who aren't up for re-election sit on campaign cash

HOUSE

NatJ Why It's So Hard to Move Up From Majority Leader to Speaker

NATIONAL

WSJ Pot Legalization Will Be on Ballot in Washington, D.C.

Ann Coulter Ebola Doc's Condition Downgraded to 'Idiotic'

PRESIDENTIAL


WSJ Quinnipiac Poll on 2016: Gov. Chris Christie Trails Hillary Clinton in New Jersey
WTimes Now even New Jersey doesn’t want Chris Christie to run for president
Politico Chris Christie net approval lowest since 2011

NatJ GOP's 2016 Contenders Flock to the Iowa State Fair
WTimes Ethanol could stymie Cruz, Paul’s 2016 Iowa ambitions

Boston Globe Nuanced immigration stance riles Perry’s foes



MICHIGAN

Detroit News Big spending doesn't guarantee big results for some Mich. candidates

NORTH CAROLINA

WExam This senator is now facing the same attack lines she used in 2008

VIRGINIA

NYT Eighth Day of Virginia Ex-Governor’s Trial Focuses on Role of His Wife’s Chief of Staff
WaPo Working for Maureen McDonnell ‘intolerable,’ former aide testifies

WaPo Va. GOP official under fire for questioning Muslim contributions to U.S. history, society

WISCONSIN

WaPo This ad shows why Scott Walker should be worried
Politico The woman who could beat Scott Walker

KANSAS

WSJ Latest Blow to Gov. Brownback: Kansas Debt Downgrade

NEW YORK

NYT Cuomo Contests New York Residency of Teachout Before Primary

TEXAS

NYT Texas Bolsters Border Patrol With Its Own

MISSISSIPPI

WaPo Mississippi GOP won’t hear challenge to Cochran
Fox Mississippi GOP won't hear McDaniel runoff election challenge
WaPo New allegations of misconduct — this time against Chris McDaniel’s campaign
WTimes Angry Republican leaders ready to shut door on open primaries
WExam Guess who just became Chris McDaniel's next target

TENNESSEE

WTimes Congressional races top Tennessee primary election
Hill Will Tennessee incumbents pull through?
NatJ How Lamar Alexander Kept His Most Dangerous Opponents From Running

MONTANA

Politico John Walsh team mum as he ponders future

HAWAII

WSJ Hurricanes Bear Down on Hawaii Ahead of Saturday Primary



 



 

August 6, 2014



NATIONAL

Dick Morris Immigration is key issue
NYT As U.S. Speeds the Path to Deportation, Distress Fills New Family Detention Centers
WaPo Frustration over stalled immigration action doesn’t mean Obama can act unilaterally

Rush Limbaugh Why the Regime Did Obamacare First

HOUSE

WTimes House Republicans adding to debt as balanced budget commitment wavers

SENATE

Dan Balz Is the race for control of the Senate over already?

Sen. Bob Corker Obama is an unreliable ally

NatJ How Jeff Sessions Became a Leader in the Immigration Fight

COURT

WSJ Missouri Inmate's Execution to Proceed After Supreme Court Denies Stay

PRESIDENTIAL



WSJ In Iowa, Rand Paul Tries to Find Common Ground
WSJ Rand Paul Revives Immigration Attack Against Rick Perry
WaPo On Iowa tour, Rand Paul leans into a presidential run and attacks Clinton



KANSAS



WSJ Sen. Pat Roberts of Kansas Wins GOP Primary, Defeating Tea-Party Challenger
NYT Senator Pat Roberts Beats Tea Party Challenger in Kansas
Fox Kansas GOP Sen. Roberts survives Tea Party-backed primary challenge
WaPo Sen. Pat Roberts defeats tea party primary challenger

Politico Mike Pompeo rolls over Todd Tiahrt in Kansas race

MICHIGAN

Roll Call Michigan Primary Results: GOP Congressman Defeated
Detroit News Challenger Dave Trott defeats U.S. Rep. Kerry Bentivolio
WaPo Rep. Kerry Bentivolio (R-Mich.) loses in primary
Detroit News Mike Bishop beats Tom McMillin in GOP primary for Rogers' seat
Detroit News Amash holds off GOP challenger; Moolenaar wins in bid to replace Camp
WTimes Tea party incumbent Amash wins Michigan primary
Fox Tea Party-backed Michigan Rep. Bentivolio upset in primary, Amash survives
NatJ Why Justin Amash Keeps Winning
WExam Chamber of Commerce sees mixed results in Michigan

Detroit News John Conyers triumphs in Democratic primary

NatJ Republicans Are Losing Faith in Their Michigan Senate Candidate

VIRGINIA

NYT In Virginia Graft Case, Cognac and Golf Trips Aren’t Smoking Guns
WaPo Former Va. governor’s trial: McDonnell staffers called Williams the ‘tic tac man’
WaPo In Maureen McDonnell v. the World, how does a ‘crush’ preclude a conspiracy?

WISCONSIN

Politico Wisconsin asks court to OK voter ID for 2014 election

COLORADO

WSJ Colorado's Anti-Fracking Retreat

FLORIDA

Politico CBC, DCCC clash over Fla. redistricting suit

NEW YORK

Jason Riley Cuomo's Bad Summer
NY Post Cuomo’s anti-corruption panel nixed 15 probes: Report

MISSISSIPPI

Daily Caller McDaniel Campaign Wants Cochran Spokesman’s Vote Thrown Out
Allysia Finley If You Can't Win, Sue

TENNESSEE

NYT Conservatives See Potential in Tennessee Judicial Race
WaPo Nearly a million dollars has been spent on Thursday’s Tennessee judicial election

KENTUCKY

Hill McConnell faces toughest test
WaPo How Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul became best buddies
NatJ Even Bill Clinton Can't Make the Kentucky Senate Race About Alison Lundergan Grimes

MONTANA

Hill Is Walsh ending his Senate campaign?

WASHINGTON STATE

Fox Republicans to face off in November for open Washington House seat




 



 

August 5, 2014



SENATE

NYT Challengers From the Right Struggle in G.O.P. Senate Primaries in 2 States
Fox Tea Party-backed candidates look for Cantor-style upsets in Senate races this week
WExam Nate Silver: Republicans have a 60 percent chance of retaking the Senate

WaPo As the Senate breaks for recess, Obama’s nominees are left twisting in the wind

HOUSE

NYT Why House Deportation Vote Won’t Hurt the G.O.P.

NATIONAL

WSJ Hospitals Cash In on the Newly Insured

NYT Democrats Seize on Social Issues as Attitudes Shift

PRESIDENTIAL


WSJ Former Obama Campaigner Plouffe Handicaps 2016 Field

Politico Rick Perry PAC created

Rush Limbaugh No, Mitt Romney Can't Win This Time

WSJ Ex-Reagan Press Secretary James Brady Dies at 73
WaPo James S. Brady, Reagan’s press secretary and survivor of 1981 shooting, dies at 73



VIRGINIA

WaPo Aide: First lady tried to pitch supplement to Mitt Romney

KANSAS

WTimes Wolf wants voters to send Sen. Roberts ‘home’ to Kansas
NatJ Why Are Conservatives Going After Pat Roberts?
Politico Kansas showdown: The tea party’s last shot
Hill Tea Party’s final Senate hopes fade

COLORADO

WSJ Colorado Deal Would Keep Fracking Off Ballot
NYT Deal Struck in Colorado Over Vote on Drilling

NEW HAMPSHIRE

WTimes Scott Brown uses border fight in New Hampshire Senate push

NEW YORK

WSJ Investigation Threatens Cuomo's Standing: Poll
NYT Cuomo Rival Struggles Despite Governor's Drop in Poll Numbers
WSJ Cuomo Faces Legal Issues in Moreland
NYT Cuomo Aides Use Allies to Shore Up the Governor’s Image

MISSISSIPPI

WaPo Chris McDaniel makes his last, best case
Fox Tea Party-backed Cochran foe challenges GOP Senate primary loss

TENNESSEE

Roll Call How Lamar Alexander Staved Off His Primary Challenger

MASSACHUSETTS

Boston Globe Primary rivals primed to spend in governor’s race

ARIZONA

NatJ The Handcuffing of Sheriff Joe

MONTANA

Fox Pressure builds on Walsh to resign over plagiarism

OREGON

WaPo Koch-backed group jumps into Oregon Senate race, set to boost lagging Wehby

HAWAII

WaPo Hawaii: Where good polling goes to die



 



 

August 4, 2014



PRESIDENTIAL

WSJ Rand Paul, Still Mum, Lays 2016 Groundwork

WSJ New Hampshire Republican Notables Take in a Ball Game and Chris Christie

NatJ The New Rick Perry

Fox On heels of big lawsuits, teacher tenure looms as a likely 2016 presidential issue
NYT Celebrated Trial Lawyer to Head Group Challenging Teacher Tenure

NATIONAL


NatJ The 9 Primaries to Watch This Week

WaPo Republicans’ increasing reliance on white voters may not spell electoral doom just yet

Politico Powerhouse GOP group snared in money scheme

COURT

WaPo Florida judge takes on gerrymandering; sets stage for Supreme Court cases in fall

HOUSE

WTimes With Congress adjourned, new options sought for border




MICHIGAN

WSJ Michigan's Justin Amash, Known as 'Dr. No,' Fights to Keep House Seat

KANSAS

WaPo Vulnerable Kansas senator leaves opening for tea party push

WSJ Kansas, Arizona Require Proof of Citizenship for Voting

NEW YORK

WSJ Larry Schwartz, Top Cuomo Aide, to Meet With Prosecutors
Fred Dicker Cuomo aide to meet with prosecutors in commission probe


 



 

August 3, 2014



SENATE

Fox Libertarians a factor in key Senate races but downplay GOP spoiler theory
Politico Sabato's 2014 Senate Race Ratings

HOUSE

NatJ How House Republicans Sabotage Their Presidential Candidates

NATIONAL

NYT Newly Insured, Many Now Face Learning Curve

PRESIDENTIAL


WaPo As Democrats avoid Obama, Romney is in demand on the midterm campaign trail

Salena Zito Either way, Perry prepared for 2016

WExam Why some donors are giving to dark horse Martin O'Malley

Ross Douthat Obama’s Impeachment Game
Jonathan Turley Five myths about impeachment


WSJ Sunday Talk Preview: Ebola, CIA, Mideast


KENTUCKY



WSJ McConnell, Grimes Face Off at Fancy Farm in Kentucky
NYT Senate Rivals Exchange Barbs at Kentucky Picnic
WaPo For Ky.’s McConnell and Grimes, it’s gloves off at Fancy Farm campaign kick-start
Fox McConnell, Grimes appear together at Kentucky's rowdy Fancy Farm political event
Politico Fancy Farm red meat: The choice cuts

MICHIGAN

Detroit FP 5 dramas to watch for in Tuesday's Michigan primaries

VIRGINIA

WaPo Government’s key witness against McDonnells is an irrepressible pitchman

WISCONSIN

WExam Walker says union reforms still at stake despite court win

MISSOURI

NYT Missouri Weighs Unusual Addition to Its Constitution: Right to Farm

COLORADO

WSJ Colorado Gearing Up for Fracking Ballot Measures

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Boston Globe Sen. Kelly Ayotte - In the right place at the right time

CALIFORNIA

WaPo Jerry Brown’s opponent lived like a homeless person; gov once did something similar





 



 

August 2, 2014



HOUSE

WSJ House Passes $694 Million Border Bill
WaPo House passes two Republican measures in response to surge of child migrants
WTimes House backs faster deportations, cancels ‘Dreamer’ policy
WExam Republican House passes border bill with few defections
WExam How the GOP's pragmatists saved the border bill
WSJ With No Deal in Congress on Border, Obama Says He’ll ‘Act Alone’
Fox House revives, approves border crisis bill – as Obama vows to ‘act alone’
WaPo Obama readies executive action on immigration
WSJ Q&A: Obama’s Possible Actions on Immigration
WSJ The GOP's Border Spectacle

WSJ House Clears $225 Million in Funding for Israel's Iron Dome Defense System
Fox Congress approves bill to replenish Israel's Iron Dome missile defense

WaPo Chadha’s lessons for the House lawsuit

SENATE

Politico Senate blocks border bill
WSJ Jeff Sessions, The Other Senate Player in House Border Bill

NYT Congress Off for the Exits, but Few Cheer

NATIONAL

WSJ Poll: Opposition to Health Law Hits a Record

Hill The Hill's 50 Most Beautiful

COURT

WaPo Amid calls to retire, Justice Ginsburg says she’s catching her second wind

PRESIDENTIAL


Hill Ted Cruz rides his wave of momentum all the way to Iowa

WTimes Ben Carson takes major step toward presidential campaign
NatJ Ben Carson Just Took One Step Closer to Running for President


Politico Sunday talk show tip sheet



FLORIDA

WSJ Judge Orders Florida Lawmakers to Redraw Voting Map
NYT Deadline Set to Redraw Voting Map in Florida

OHIO

WKYC Old 911 call leads Westlake police to FitzGerald
Cincinnati Ed FitzGerald explains police report
Columbus FitzGerald denies impropriety with woman, calls story dirty politics
Cleveland Ed FitzGerald's aide: Irish delegation was delayed, not lost, on night of incident
WaPo Ed FitzGerald’s name recognition is about to get a boost in Ohio, for the wrong reasons

George Will Sherrod Brown is the odd man out with Democrats

VIRGINIA

WSJ Witness in McDonnells' Corruption Trial: It Was Business, Not Romance
WaPo Back on stand, Williams says he didn’t tell McDonnell about his wife’s actions

KANSAS

WSJ Challenge to Sen. Pat Roberts Gains Little Traction

NEW YORK

NYT A Cuomo Opponent Tilting at Corruption
Fred Dicker Scandal hobbles Cuomo chances of running for president

KENTUCKY

WaPo For Grimes, running against McConnell on women’s issues is complicated

ALASKA

Hill Is Alaska GOP Senate race tightening?

HAWAII

Hill Schatz leads Hanabusa in Hawaii Senate primary homestretch
Roll Call Hawaii Senator Gets Distance From Governor Who Appointed Him



 



 

August 1, 2014



HOUSE

WSJ GOP Leaders Attempt to Regroup on Border Bill
Fox House GOP leaders hold out hope for border crisis fix, after vote fizzles
NatJ After Delay, House GOP Plans Second Try on Border Bills
WExam House Republicans will tweak border bill and try again Friday
NatJ The House Is Not Happy With Kevin McCarthy for Delaying Recess
WaPo House GOP leaders spike border bill rather than see it defeated
NYT Blow to House G.O.P. Leadership as Border Bill Falters
Dan Balz Republicans deliver another self-inflicted wound
WaPo Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas is a rising Republican power in House, as well as a whip
WaPo Sen. Ted Cruz denies he worked against House GOP border bill

WSJ Divided House Slows Vote on Terrorism Insurance Bill

Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy: The House will work to restore the American Dream

SENATE


WSJ Investigation Finds CIA Improperly Accessed Senate Computers
NYT C.I.A. Admits Penetrating Senate Intelligence Computers
WTimes John Brennan admits CIA improperly hacked into Senate computers
NatJ Will the Senate Push John Brennan to Resign From the CIA?

NYT Senate Approves Veteran and Highway Bills
WSJ House Forces Senate's Hand on Highway Funding Bill
WaPo Senate sends VA, transportation bills to Obama on eve of summer recess

NatJ Senate Border Funding Bill Goes Down

DC NRSC Chairman Says Republicans Could Flip Up To 14 Senate Seats

NATIONAL

WaPo Congress sends VA overhaul to White House

PRESIDENTIAL




WSJ Chris Christie Stumps in New Hampshire
WTimes Chris Christie faces flak on New Hampshire campaign foray

WSJ Jeb Bush’s Fundraising Push in 2014 Could Help in 2016



MICHIGAN

NatJ New Poll Shows New Face Leading Race to Replace Gary Peters

VIRGINIA

NYT Cantor, Ex-Majority Leader, to Leave Congress Early
WaPo Cantor reflects on being a House leader

NYT Jury in Ex-Virginia Governor’s Trial Hears of Money Transfer

WISCONSIN



WaPo Wisconsin Supreme Court upholds state’s union, voter ID laws
WSJ Wisconsin Court Upholds Law Curbing Unions' Rights
NYT Wisconsin Justices Uphold Union Limits, a Victory for the Governor

NEVADA

Politico GOP poll puts Brian Sandoval ahead of Harry Reid

NEW YORK

NYT Cuomo’s Back-Room Style Draws a Potent Critic
WaPo Andrew Cuomo is in trouble — but probably not for reelection
Politico Cuomo's M.O. haunting him now

CALIFORNIA



NYT California Candidate Veers From Campaign Trail to Test Life on Streets
Fox GOP candidate for California governor goes homeless to show economic gap

MISSISSIPPI

NYT Sizing Up Senator Thad Cochran Alongside Tomatoes, Pies and Cows

TENNESSEE

Roll Call Lamar Alexander Still Up Big in Internal Primary Poll

KENTUCKY

NatJ The Libertarian Policeman Who Could Upend Kentucky's Senate Race

WEST VIRGINIA

NYT With Eyes on Seats in Maryland and West Virginia, Politicians Cross Borders

HAWAII

Roll Call Hawaii Senator Gets Distance From Governor Who Appointed Him







 



 

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