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NatJ The House Seats Most Likely to Flip

WaPo Top 10 primaries of 2014

Politico 10 critical Senate races

Politico 10 House races

Politico 2014's top gov races



January 7, 2014


WaPo Income gap takes shape as central issue for both parties ahead of 2014 midterms
NYT Faulty Websites Confront Needy in Search of Aid

WSJ Yellen Confirmed as Fed Chief
NYT Yellen Wins Backing of Senators to Lead Fed
WaPo Janet Yellen confirmed as Federal Reserve chairman

Examiner Showdown set on unemployment bill in Senate

WTimes GOP senator sues over Obamacare subsidies for Congress
Fox Sen. Johnson files lawsuit to eliminate ObamaCare subsidy for Congress

Michael Gerson The GOP’s new reality

Charlie Cook Six-Year Itch Plagues Presidents in Midterms

Examiner Once-influential Blue Dog moderates hoping for comeback in polarized Congress

WaPo What the Hillary Clinton campaign-in-waiting means for Republicans


WSJ Rep. Gerlach Won’t Seek Re-Election
NYT Gerlach Retirement Opens Up Swing District in Pennsylvania
NatJ Pa.'s Gerlach Is the Latest House GOP Moderate to Head for the Exits
CNN Moderate House Republican announces retirement


Roll Call Election Scheduled to Replace Watt in North Carolina


WaPo Mr. McAuliffe’s promising Cabinet picks
WTimes McAuliffe hauls in coal money to fund inauguration despite green pledge


NYT Cuomo Proposes $2 Billion in Tax Cuts


WSJ U.S. Supreme Court Halts Same-Sex Marriages in Utah
WaPo Supreme Court temporarily blocks gay marriage in Utah
NYT Justices’ Halt to Gay Marriage Leaves Utah Couples in Limbo


NYT For Cheney, Realities of a Race Outweighed Family Edge
WaPo Cheney ends campaign, but others should rethink their races, too
Roll Call Enzi Encourages Prayers for Cheney Family After High-Fives on Senate Floor



January 6, 2014


WSJ Congress Returns to Spar, Set Up Midterm Elections
Fox Hill Democrats, Republicans set 2014 agendas with midterm elections in mind

WSJ New Regulator Signals Major Shift in Housing Policy

WaPo Unemployment insurance extension lacks GOP support

WTimes Republicans set to deliver big statement on abortion

Examiner GOP confident Obamacare is a winner in 2014

WSJ Political Donors Chase Funding Alternative
WaPo Koch-backed political network, designed to shield donors, raised $400 million in 2012

NYT House G.O.P. Trims Agenda, Looking to Avert Election-Year Trouble
Hill House Republicans must choose ambition or caution in 2014

NatJ After Liz Cheney's Departure, Three Spring GOP Senate Primaries That Matter

Politico Hillary Clinton's shadow campaign


DC Scott Walker to tea party: Focus on defeating Democrats, not challenging Republicans


WaPo Left flank upset with Va. Gov.-elect McAuliffe over Cabinet appointments


Fox Liz Cheney dropping out of Wyoming Senate race
WaPo Reports: Liz Cheney to quit Senate bid
Examiner Liz Cheney drops out of Wyoming Senate race, citing health concerns in her family


Fox NY gov Cuomo to reportedly allow limited use of medical marijuana


Hill Nunn hauls in $1.6M in Ga. Senate race


Daily Caller Steven Seagal is mulling a run for governor of Arizona



January 4-5, 2014


WSJ Obama's 2014 Priorities Face Early Tests in Congress
Hill Strategists to GOP: Restrain yourselves on debt ceiling

WSJ U.S. Weighs Tech Fixes After Health-Site Woes
WSJ Little Sisters of the Government
James Taranto The Perverse Exemption: Political palliatives won't cure ObamaCare's ills
Holman Jenkins ObamaCare Is Redistribution, Not Reform
Rush Limbaugh Insurance Company Bailout Could Be Next

NYT Obama Urges Congress to Restore Benefits to the Long-Term Unemployed

WTimes White House issues two new executive actions to keep guns from the mentally ill

WSJ Heritage Action: Immigration Can Wait Until Next President
NatJ Head of Heritage Action Says He Doesn't Like the Republican Party

Dana Milbank Courts reap what they sow

Roll Call Cantor Lays Out January Legislative Agenda
Examiner Will Eric Cantor be the next Speaker of the House?

WSJ GOP Infighting: A Boon for Senate Conservatives Fund
NYT Tangled Role in G.O.P. War Over Tea Party

George Will Politics, by the numbers

Politico Sunday talk show tip sheet


WaPo Trey Radel is coming back to Congress next week. But his future is murky.
Hill Radel expects random drug testing when he returns to Congress


WaPo Pennsylvania’s Corbett will drop lottery privatization plan


Roll Call Kay Hagan’s Klingon Problem


Politico Ed Gillespie may soon jump in Senate race

Examiner The rise and fall of Bob McDonnell


Fox Colorado Republicans, activists seek to overturn state's new gun laws


CBS Actor Steven Seagal Says He Is Up For Arizona Governor Campaign


Politico Rep. Steve King goes buck hunting


Hill Ayotte sits for portrait, but not interview


NYDN Carl Paladino Says He's On a "Mission" To Oust Dean Skelos And Brian Kolb

Ross Douthat De Blasio’s Long Odds
Rush Limbaugh In 1943, LaGuardia Asked Citizens to Shovel Snow -- In 2014, De Blasio Promises Equal Distribution of Snow Removal


WaPo Rep. Steve Stockman of Texas goes it alone in Republican primary against Sen. John Cornyn


WTimes California lawyers say Mississippi’s state flag must go


Daily Caller Illinois now has nation’s second highest property taxes


WaPo Kentucky Republicans aim to reel in governor’s power in wake of Obamacare

Daily Caller Conservative group spent more than $1 million against Mitch McConnell


Politico Chris Christie tweets out snark as snow hits

Hill Lonegan jumps into N.J. House race


Hill Ex-Romney aide to challenge Rep. Keating in Massachusetts



January 3, 2014


Examiner House GOP targets Obamacare security risks
NatJ Republicans to Open 2014 with Obamacare Data Theft Bill
Politico Eric Cantor plans vote on Obamacare security bill

Fox ObamaCare brings new taxes, fees for 2014
Hill ObamaCare’s use expected to spike beginning next week
WaPo Study: Expanding Medicaid doesn’t reduce ER trips. It increases them

Fox Insurance expert says real challenge for ObamaCare will be signing up healthy, uninsured
Charles Krauthammer Stop the bailout — now

Hill Issa backs repeal of military pension cuts
WaPo Issa bill would end Saturday mail to repeal military pension cut
Human Events Conservative of the Year: Rep. Darrell Issa

WSJ End of Extended Unemployment Could Cause Jobless Rate to Tumble

Hill Climate to be 2014 battlefield

WSJ Rivkin & Casey: The President vs. the Senate (NLRB)

NYT When a 2nd-Term President and a Divided Congress Made Magic

Michael Gerson Listening to the Founding Fathers


Politico Trey Radel to return to Hill after rehab
WYSO Defying GOP Leaders, Rep. Trey Radel Won't Resign After Rehab
Huff Post Cocaine Congressman Trey Radel Draws $1 Million Super PAC Challenge

WaPo Alex Sink has big cash lead in Florida special election
Roll Call Alex Sink Stomps Republican Competition Fundraising


WSJ Kasich Draws Tea Party Challenger in Ohio
Politico Ohio Gov. John Kasich faces tea party rival
WSJ Ohio Governor's Race Gets Crowded


Detroit FP What to do with $1.3B Michigan revenue windfall? Lawmakers talk up a tax cut


Examiner Thom Tillis attacks Kay Hagan on Obamacare in first ad of NC Senate race
Roll Call Tillis Drops First Ad of Midterm Cycle in North Carolina Senate Contest

Politico Clay Aiken may run for Congress


NatJ 2014 Offers Va. GOP Opportunities After 2013 Setbacks


WSJ Colorado's Pot Experiment


Roll Call Iowa Republican Drops Senate Bid, Will Run for Open House Seat


Peggy Noonan New York's Divider in Chief
Rush Limbaugh Leftists Denounce the NYC They Created

Albany TU Cuomo announces first pardons of his tenure


WSJ Illegal Immigrant Allowed to Practice Law, California Court Rules
LA Times Mexican immigrant can practice law, California court rules
NYT Allowed to Join the Bar, but Not to Take a Job


Roll Call Report: Edwin Edwards Mulls Congressional Bid



January 2, 2014


NYT Boehner Is Said to Back Change on Immigration

NYT Consumers Start Using Coverage Under Health Law
Fox Enrollment is up, but ObamaCare still faces uncertainty, politically and otherwise
WaPo Supreme Court temporarily allows religious groups not to cover birth control
WTimes Ruling by Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor sets off another battle over Obamacare
NY Post Here are the big losers in ObamaCare
Betsy McCaughey ObamaCare’s latest whopper

Examiner White House: Jobless benefits should be 'first new legislation' of 2014
Fox Reid: Senate will vote on jobless benefits when members return Monday

Hill Lawmakers vowing to reverse cuts to military pensions face a dilemma

Hill $1T spending bill nears unveiling

WTimes Pentagon pivots to social issues; providing for common defense a lower priority

DC Obama’s deputies release leftist who collaborated with Twin Towers jihadis

WTimes Supreme Court justice: Remember Judiciary in appropriations talks

George Will The price of political ignorance: More government

Ann Coulter The Anus Monologues

Karl Rove In Appreciation of Remarkable Lives

WSJ Republicans Pin Hopes on Midterm Elections
Hill Dems can't count on economy to save them in midterm elections
Fox Pick Six: Time for midterm predictions
NatJ 5 House Republicans to Watch in 2014
Politico As D.C. turns: 14 dates to watch in 2014

Politico Social conservatives make big money plans


Bay News9 Poll: Gov. Rick Scott struggling with approval numbers heading into election year


WaPo Marijuana sales commence in Colorado for recreational use
WTimes Crowds grow like weeds for first legal sales of marijuana in Colorado


Fox New York City swears in first Democratic mayor in 20 years
WSJ De Blasio Vows to Shape a Liberal New York
NYT Many Reminders of Populism’s Limits as de Blasio Sworn In
NY Post Speakers at de Blasio inauguration blast Bloomberg
NYT With Clintons in His Corner, de Blasio Bolsters Ties to His Party’s ‘Gold Standard’
Dan Balz Is New York’s de Blasio prompting a repositioning by the Clintons?

NYT Assemblyman Kellner Is Punished Over Sexual Advances


Examiner Flashback Column: Byron York on Ted Cruz's fearlessness and 2016


Politico Mark Begich ads tout drilling, mining


WaPo Hawaii Senate primary is dividing Democrats along ethnic and generational lines



January 1, 2014


WSJ Health-Plan Enrollment Surpasses 2.1 Million
NYT Millions Gaining Health Coverage Under New Law
Fox ‘Rate Shock’? ObamaCare launch brings renewed concern over insurance tax

WTimes Supreme Court justice grants exemption to contraception mandate
Boston Globe Justice delays health law’s birth control mandate
CBS Supreme Court justice delays health law's birth-control mandate
NYT Justice Blocks Contraception Mandate on Insurance in Suit by Nuns

WTimes 2014 begins with $54 billion in tax hikes

WTimes Obama’s liberal wish list for Congress likely to stall in election year

NYT Budget Cuts Imperil Federal Court System, Roberts Says

WSJ Barbara Bush Hospitalized with Respiratory Issue
NYT Barbara Bush Hospitalized for Pneumonia in Texas

NYT Judge Orders Release of Dying Lawyer Convicted of Aiding Terrorism

Dana Milbank The GOP’s Darwinism

NatJ 2014's Under-the-Radar Political Candidates

Politico Superdonor’s widow a GOP wild card


NYT Florida Law on Drug Tests for Welfare Is Struck Down

WTimes Marco Rubio looks to regain his luster after immigration stance tarnishes his year


Detroit News Duggan steps into Detroit City Hall
NYT Power Curbed, Detroit Mayor Faces Big Job


Sen. Tim Kaine Give Virginia the gift of strong ethics laws


Examiner Is New Mexico's Susana Martinez a Republican VP candidate?


WSJ Federal Judge Upholds New York Gun Curbs
NYT U.S. Judge Upholds Most New York Gun Limits

WSJ De Blasio Takes Reins of New York City
NYT De Blasio Draws All Liberal Eyes to New York City
NY Post Bill de Blasio sworn in as 109th mayor of NYC
Politico A relationships guide for new NYC mayor


Fox Sen. Kirk's friendship with 11-year-old fellow stroke victim inspires patients


NYT Arkansas Lieutenant Governor Faces Calls to Quit Over Ethics Violations


NYT Utah Asks Highest Court to Suspend Gay Marriage


WaPo Critical vote looms for Boeing Machinists



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