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Politico 2014 Senate Ratings


 

 


August 14, 2014



HOUSE

Fox GOP touts trail-blazing female candidates in bid to keep, bolster House majority
Hill House Democrats can’t figure out why Obama won’t talk to them

NATIONAL

Politico Democrats to White House: Immigration's your call

NatJ The Governor's Mansions Most Likely to Flip in 2014

Ann Coulter Let He Who Is Without Ebola Cast the First Stone

PRESIDENTIAL


Karl Rove Hillary's Risky Hawkish Makeover

Hill Warren dances around 2016 states
Hill Warren stokes 2016 talk with Israel trip

NatJ The Obscure Kentucky Contests That Could Alter Rand Paul's 2016 Plans



MICHIGAN

Detroit FP GOP justices on Nov. ballot face heat over $1B corporate tax ruling

NORTH CAROLINA

WaPo In North Carolina, Sen. Kay Hagan seeks to ride backlash against state GOP leaders

VIRGINIA

WaPo Prosecution outlines McDonnells’ debts at corruption trial
NYT Virginia Ex-Governor and Wife Set to Begin Defense at Trial

NYT Court Refuses to Stay Its Decision Striking Down Virginia’s Same-Sex Marriage Ban

WISCONSIN

WExam Wisconsin's Scott Walker now faces one of his hardest campaigns

Roll Call Wisconsin GOP Primary in the 6th Congressional District Now Too Close to Call

MINNESOTA

WSJ Why Al Franken Should Be Worried

IOWA

NatJ Democrats Have Their Own Mitt Romney Problem in Iowa
WExam Iowa Senate candidates try to out-veteran each other in new ads

NEW YORK

WSJ Foreign Policy at Fore in Cuomo Israel Trip
NYT Cuomo, Visiting Israel, Joins Growing U.S. List
NY Sun Cuomo’s Next Mission?

OKLAHOMA

WSJ Oklahoma Governor Shows Support for Testing a Form of Medical Marijuana

MISSISSIPPI

Hill McDaniel: I have 'rock-solid' case

LOUISIANA

Hill Landrieu campaign trip billed to taxpayers

KENTUCKY

Hill Kentucky poll: 50 percent want Paul to sit out 2016

CONNECTICUT

WSJ Experts See Nail-Biter in Connecticut Race for Governor

ALASKA

WSJ Alaska Election Offers Two Chances to Vote for Dan Sullivan

HAWAII

Star Advertiser Hanabusa wants voting delayed
WSJ Congresswoman Sues to Block Special Election in Hawaii
Fox Hawaii Senate candidate asks court to delay makeup election due to storm
NYT After Hawaii Storm, A Rural Area Will Cast a Close Race’s Last Votes







 



 

August 13, 2014



HOUSE

NYT On Immigration, G.O.P. Starts to Embrace Tea Party

NatJ NRCC Launches Fake News Sites to Attack Democratic Candidates

SENATE

NatJ If Democrats Lose the Senate, Harry Reid Deserves the Blame
Hill Hollywood tries to save Senate for Dems

NYT The South’s Lesson for the Tea Party

COURT

WSJ The Odds of a Supreme Court Vacancy in Obama’s Second Term

NATIONAL

NYT Obama Administration Loosens Ban on Lobbyists in Government

PRESIDENTIAL




WSJ Christie Is All Over the Map



OHIO

Roll Call Kasich Maintains Lead in Ohio

MICHIGAN

NYT With 4 Senior Lawmakers Retiring, Michigan Faces Loss of Its Clout in Congress

VIRGINIA

WaPo Director Spielberg featured in wide-ranging McDonnell trial testimony

WISCONSIN

WaPo With Burke’s win, the three biggest months of Scott Walker’s political career begin
Fox Former Trek executive wins Wisconsin Dem nomination to face GOP Gov. Walker

Roll Call Wisconsin Primary Results: Republicans Nominate Grothman in 6th District

MINNESOTA

WaPo McFadden wins GOP primary, will face Al Franken

Hill Ex-gubernatorial candidate wins nod to replace Bachmann

KANSAS

Roll Call Brownback Trails Badly in Kansas

IOWA

Roll Call It’s The Chuck Grassley Show at the Iowa State Fair

MAINE

WSJ Top 5 ‘Blunt’ Comments From Maine Gov. LePage

NEW YORK

NYT Palestinian Invitation to Cuomo Is Declined

MISSISSIPPI

WaPo Among the questionable votes presented by Chris McDaniel’s lawyer? His own.
DC Chris McDaniel’s Attorney Is Contesting His Own Vote In Mississippi’s Run-Off

TENNESSEE

WSJ Numbers Look Good for Embattled Tennessee Rep. Desjarlais

CONNECTICUT

WSJ Foley Wins GOP Gubernatorial Primary in Connecticut
NYT Foley Wins G.O.P. Primary for Governor in Connecticut

MONTANA

WSJ Jeff Bridges Eyed by Some Anxious Montana Democrats
NatJ Is Jeff Bridges Going to Be Democrats' Nominee for Senate in Montana?

ALASKA

WSJ Democrats Court Palin in Alaska Oil-Tax Fight
Fox Alaska GOP senator to Dem counterpart: Stop using me in your ads

HAWAII

WSJ Final Vote Friday in Hawaiian Democratic Primary for Senate
Fox Dems’ feud deepens with Hawaii re-vote set











 



 

August 12, 2014



SENATE

Byron York Libertarians and fringe candidates could tip Senate races

COURT

NYT On Supreme Court, Does 9-0 Add Up to More Than 5-4?
Politico Obama expects Supreme Court vacancies

NATIONAL

WSJ Top Obama Housing Official Carol Galante to Step Down
Politico Obama's revolving door

Hill The climate change money machine

PRESIDENTIAL


NYT A Rift in Worldviews Is Exposed as Clinton Attacks Obama Policy
Atlantic Hillary Clinton: 'Failure' to Help Syrian Rebels Led to the Rise of ISIS
WaPo Hillary Clinton criticizes President Obama’s foreign policy in interview with the Atlantic
WaPo What Hillary Clinton is doing by slamming President Obama’s foreign policy
Hill Hillary shows her hawkish side
Politico Hillary Clinton gives liberals 2008 deja vu
Bret Stephens The Hillary Metamorphosis

Jason Riley Christie vs. Conservatives

NatJ 2016 Contenders Start Organizing Teams in Iowa
Jason Riley Weighing Iowa's Importance

Hill Romney heading to West Virginia

NYT In Brooklyn, Officials Court Democrats in Bid to Host 2016 Convention

NYT Can the G.O.P. Ever Attract Black Voters?



HAWAII

Fox Tropical Storm Iselle victims to cast decisive votes in Hawaii Senate primary
Roll Call Liberal Allies Rallying for Schatz in Election Overtime
Hill Does Schatz have edge with remaining Hawaii voters?
Politico Colleen Hanabusa cites ‘irregularities’ in Hawaii vote
WP Colleen Hanabusa hasn’t lost the Hawaii Senate primary yet. But she almost certainly will.

NEW JERSEY

Human Events Bell making it a race in NJ senate?

FLORIDA

WSJ Florida Legislature Approves Redrawn Voting Map

NORTH CAROLINA

Human Events Thom Tillis is on the offensive

VIRGINIA

WaPo Manager: Property losses led McDonnell to seek loans from family, benefactors

MISSOURI

Politico Claire McCaskill, Roy Blunt weigh in on Michael Brown

NEW YORK

NYT Despite Criticism, Cuomo Holds Wide Lead Over Republican Challenger, Poll Finds
WaPo Andrew Cuomo is bulletproof

WSJ Zephyr Teachout Will Face Cuomo in Primary
NYT A Cuomo Primary Opponent Can Run, a State Judge Rules

MISSISSIPPI

Human Events Experts say challenge in Mississippi’s U.S. Senate race will fail

LOUISIANA

Roll Call McAllister Moving Past ‘Kissing Congressman’

CONNECTICUT

NatJ Guns to Play Big Role in First Post-Newtown Connecticut Governor's Race




 



 

August 11, 2014



SENATE

WaPo Republican takeover of Senate appears more and more assured
WSJ GOP Ads Go On Attack Over Border
WTimes GOP ads aim locally, Democrats nationally

HOUSE

USA Today Why Democrats can't win back the House
Politico Democrats’ 2014 strategy: Run like a Republican

NATIONAL

NYT Midterms Give Parties Chance for Sweeping Control of States

PRESIDENTIAL


Telegraph UK American Way: Could Mitt Romney ride to the rescue of the Republican Party?
Chicago ST Romney got so much right

NatJ 2016 Republican Field Offers Obama Advice on Iraq

WSJ Hillary Clinton Faults Administration for Rise of Islamic Militants
Hill Clinton faults Obama for rise of ISIS

Larry Summers Ending presidents’ second-term curse



HAWAII

WSJ Hawaii Senate Primary Too Close to Call
Hawaii News Schatz leading after late votes tallied; final results may be weeks away
NYT Hawaiian Governor Loses Primary by Wide Margin; Senate Race Is Undecided
NatJ Hawaii's Abercrombie Loses But His Appointees Look Likely to Survive Challenges
Roll Call Hurricane Iselle Delays Force Brian Schatz, Colleen Hanabusa to Wait

NORTH CAROLINA

Byron York North Carolina's nondescript, virtually unnoticed, hugely important Senate race

VIRGINIA

NYT In Virginia Trial of McDonnell and Wife, an Imposing Judge Sets the Pace

NEW YORK

WSJ New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo Leads Delegation on Israel Trip
NYT Cuomo Will Visit Israel With Legislative Leaders
Albany TU Cuomo, Silver, Skelos, Klein going to Israel

Politico Cuomo’s Slow-Mo Disaster
Fred Dicker Louisiana gov. defies Christie, helps cash-strapped Astorino

NYT Bloomberg’s Bruised Legacy
NY Post De Blasio outsources city leadership to Sharpton, Dolan

KENTUCKY

DC Mitch McConnell’s Grandchildren Are TOO Cute

MARYLAND

Fox Former RNC Chairman Steele mulls another try at running for elected office

CONNECTICUT

WSJ Foley, McKinney Trade Sharp Exchanges in Debate
NYT Rivals for Governor Court Voters as Connecticut G.O.P. Primary Nears

MONTANA

Hill Trouble may not be over for Walsh

OHIO

Paul Krugman Phosphorus and Freedom




 



 

August 10, 2014



NATIONAL

NYT Uniting to Take Congress, G.O.P. Tries to Become the Party of ‘Yes’
WaPo Unlike previous midterm election years, no dominant theme has emerged for 2014
Politico Pollsters: 'Everything is terrible'

Salena Zito Attacking McDonald's attacks the American dream

PRESIDENTIAL



WSJ Christie Plays Pension Issue Beyond N.J.

Hill 2016 jockeying underway in Iowa
Fox Prime chance in Iowa for potential 2016 GOP candidates
NatJ Will the Iowa Straw Poll Survive?
Byron York GOP candidates flock to Iowa as caucuses regain prominence

Hill Paul faces tough road to 2016



HAWAII



WSJ Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie Loses Primary
NYT In Stunning Defeat, Hawaii Governor Loses Primary
WaPo Hawaii governor falls to Democratic primary challenger
Fox Hawaii gov ousted in Dem primary, Senate race too close to call



Hill Storm puts Hawaii race in limbo as Schatz clings to slim lead
Politico Hawaii primary: Abercrombie ousted, Schatz slightly ahead

Hill Race set for Hanabusa seat

VIRGINIA

WaPo Prosecutors use McDonnells’ friends, aides as witnesses against couple

IOWA

DC Braley May Lose Senate Bid Because He Is A Litigious Idiot And His Wife Hates Chickens

TENNESSEE

WExam What Lamar Alexander's primary win means for labor politics

NYT Despite Failure, Campaign to Oust Tennessee Justices Keeps Conservatives Hopeful

MONTANA

Politico Montana Dems to pick Walsh’s replacement Aug. 16









 



 

August 9, 2014



NATIONAL

WTimes Boehner: Lack of Obama strategy ‘emboldens’ ISIL
WExam John Boehner supports airstrikes but 'dismayed' by Obama's Iraq policies
NYT Bipartisan Support, With Caveats, for Obama on Iraq Airstrikes
Rush Limbaugh How Bad are Things When Best Move Obama Can Make is to Bomb Iraq?

WaPo Border crisis exposes quandary for Republicans as it energizes conservatives

HOUSE

Hill Majority leader previews House Sept. agenda

SENATE

WExam Republican leaders get the Senate candidates they wanted

PRESIDENTIAL

AP Branstad welcomes all GOP hopefuls to Iowa


Politico Sunday talk show tip sheet



FLORIDA

NYT Florida Redraws an Election Map That Was Ruled to Be Unconstitutional

NORTH CAROLINA

News&Observer Federal judge rules NC vote can be held with GOP-backed changes
NYT Judge Backs New Limits on North Carolina Voting
WaPo Judge: N.C. election can be held with GOP-backed law changes

VIRGINIA

NYT Virginia Ex-Governor’s Trial Keeps Focus on Key Donor’s Character
WaPo Prosecutors zero in on secrecy around McDonnells’ dealings

MINNESOTA

Hill Franken challenger: Dem-controlled Senate land of ‘10,000 excuses'

NEW YORK

WSJ Prosecutor Charts Confrontational and Independent Course in Cuomo Inquiry

NYT Clintons Support de Blasio’s Push to Bring Democratic Convention to Brooklyn

TEXAS

WaPo First ad from Wendy Davis goes on attack in Texas governor’s race

ILLINOIS

Allysia Finley Pat Quinn vs. Mitt Romney

TENNESSEE


WSJ Lamar Alexander Makes the Case for a Senate that Governs

NYT Tiny Lead for Incumbent DesJarlais in Tennessee Primary Vote
WaPo Tennessee’s incredibly close 4th congressional district race, visualized

MASSACHUSETTS

WSJ Massachusetts to Replace Health Exchange With Privately Run System

HAWAII

NYT 2 Hawaii Democrats Face Tough Primary Challenges
NatJ Hawaii Gov. Abercrombie Just Might Lose His Primary
Fox Inouye's legacy hovers over Hawaii US Senate race
Fox Primary election postponed for 2 precincts in Hawaii after storm







 



 

August 8, 2014



NATIONAL

WSJ Barack Obama Approves Airstrikes on Iraq, Airdrops Aid
WaPo Obama authorizes possible airstrikes against Iraq
NYT Obama, With Reluctance, Returns to Action in Iraq
WTimes Obama authorizes airstrikes in Iraq against Islamic State
Fox Obama authorizes airstrikes in Iraq, says 'America is coming to help'
NYT Obama Allows Limited Airstrikes on ISIS
WSJ Transcript: Obama Announces Authorization of Iraq Airstrikes, Humanitarian Aid

WSJ A 2014 Wave? More Like a Ripple

WaPo Border crisis exposes dilemma for Republicans as it energizes conservatives
WaPo Number of unaccompanied children crossing Texas border dropped sharply in July
Charles Krauthammer Amnesty as impeachment bait
Rush Limbaugh What Will Obama Do on Amnesty?

WTimes RNC chairman targets federal banking law in effort to woo voters abroad

Juan Williams A Looming Racial Challenge for Republicans

Paul Krugman Inequality Is a Drag

Rush Limbaugh Drive-Bys Bury Record-Low Obama Approval Ratings in Their Own Polls

HOUSE

Speaker John Boehner Do Your Job, Mr. President

Fox Key ObamaCare official likely deleted emails now sought in House probe

PRESIDENTIAL



NYT Wooing Hispanic Voters at Home, Republicans Turn to Latin America

Fox Sparking 2016 Speculation, Paul Ryan To Embark On Book Tour

Boston Globe GOP presidential hopefuls look toward Iowa



TENNESSEE



WSJ Alexander's Win Keeps Senate Incumbents' Record Perfect
NYT G.O.P. Senator and 3 Justices Prevail in Tennessee Election
WaPo Sen. Lamar Alexander defeats tea party challenger
Fox Tennessee Sen. Alexander fends off challengers to win GOP primary
DC With Alexander’s Win, Conservatives Fail To Remove A Single Incumbent Senator In 2014

Hill Scandal-plagued congressman clings to razor-thin lead

Hill Tenn. incumbent survives primary scare

MONTANA

Billings Gazette Walsh drops out of U.S. Senate race
NY Post Montana senator accused of plagiarism drops out of race
NYT Senator Quits Montana Race After Charge Of Plagiarism
WSJ Montana Sen. John Walsh to Withdraw from Race
WaPo John Walsh just dropped out of Montana’s Senate race. Now what?
Hill Schweitzer rules out run for Walsh's seat
WaPo What John Walsh’s decision means in the battle for Senate control
NatJ The Democrats' Worst Race

FLORIDA

Hill Florida Republicans propose new congressional map
Roll Call 4 End-Game Scenarios for the Florida Map Chaos

VIRGINIA

WaPo As Virginia’s demographics have changed, so has Mark Warner’s campaign approach
WaPo Gillespie, Comstock choose call after event venue is changed to evade ‘unfriendlies’

WaPo Jonnie Williams had unusual influence over McDonnell’s office, Cabinet member says

IOWA

WaPo In Iowa, a dispute over neighbor’s chickens threatens Braley’s Senate bid

MAINE

WSJ Christie Holding Fundraiser for Maine Governor–in New Jersey

NEW YORK

WSJ Federal Investigation Looks at Cuomo and Moreland Commission Referrals
WTimes Ethics questions trip up Andrew Cuomo’s short-, long-term political ambitions

MISSISSIPPI

Hill Cochran backer: McDaniel 'deserves his day in court'

CONNECTICUT

WSJ Connecticut Republicans Trade Barbs as Primary Nears

UTAH

NYT Both Sides in Gay Marriage Fight in Utah Agree: Supreme Court Should Hear Case
WaPo Utah’s victors over ban on same-sex marriage want Supreme Court to hear case

ALASKA

WSJ Alaska Sen. Murkowski Tells Alaska Sen. Begich: Take Me Out of Your Ads
Hill Murkowski sends 'cease and desist' letter to Begich over ad
NYT 2 Senators Are Feuding Over Warmth of Their Ties

HAWAII

NatJ Hawaii Gov. Abercrombie Faces Potential Rare Primary Loss

NatJ Hawaii's Primary: The Last Chance for an Incumbent Senator to Lose



 



 

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