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WaPo The top 13 governor’s races of 2014


 

 


October 14, 2014



NATIONAL

WSJ Ebola Health Crisis Becomes Political Campaign Fodder
WTimes Ebola sparks political battle over research funding
WaPo Campaign 2014: The Agenda Project 'Republican Cuts Kill'
HE Blaming Ebola on Republican budget cuts: The Ineptocracy Strikes Back
WSJ No More Ebola Whac-A-Mole
Rush Limbaugh From ISIS to Ebola to the CDC, Is Your Confidence in Politicized "Experts" Shaken?


SENATE

NYT Republican-Majority Senate Is Starting to Look Likelier
WaPo A really scary chart for Democrats three weeks before the 2014 election
WaPo Republicans are favored to win the Senate in 22 days. But, how sure are we about it?
NatJ Hotline's Senate Race Rankings: Republicans on the Brink
WSJ 2014 Made Simple: Democrats Lose Edge on Economic, Foreign Policy
WSJ Native American Voters Figure in Key Senate Races
WSJ Polls: Two Close Races in Kansas; Tight North Carolina Readings

Charlie Cook Democrats Face Strong Headwinds in Fight to Keep Senate Majority
Stu Rothenberg Why Republicans Must Win the Senate in 2014
David Brooks The Sorting Election

PRESIDENTIAL

WaPo Can’t quit Mitt: Friends say Romney feels nudge to consider a 2016 presidential run



MICHIGAN

Detroit FP Schauer or Snyder? — who can juice job growth?

NORTH CAROLINA

WSJ GOP Arm Puts $6 Million Into North Carolina to Unseat Hagan

VIRGINIA

WExam Sen. Mark Warner denies he offered job to state senator's daughter
Hill Virginia Senate candidates go on attack

WISCONSIN

WSJ Where Turnout Matters Most in Wisconsin

SOUTH DAKOTA

WSJ Democrats Attack Republican Rounds in Triangulated South Dakota Senate Race
NYT Senate Contest in South Dakota Is Free-for-All
NatJ Rick Santorum Will Endorse in South Dakota's Senate Race

MINNESOTA

Hill Minn. Dems call to expand Ebola screening

KANSAS

Hill Poll shows Roberts gaining ground in Kansas contest
Byron York The audacity of Greg Orman

COLORADO

WSJ House Democrats Cancel Ads in Colorado’s 6th District

WaPo Mark Udall has been dubbed ‘Mark Uterus’ on the campaign trail. That’s a problem.

IOWA

Fox Romney campaigns for Ernst in Iowa

NEW HAMPSHIRE

WaPo Scott Brown searches all over New Hampshire for traction in Senate race
Boston Globe GOP-aligned group uses spelling bee ad to attack Jeanne Shaheen

NEW YORK

NYT Astorino Trying to Persuade New York Democrats to Ignore Party Lines
Allysia Finley The Obama-Cuomo Drag
NYDN GOP aims to win state Senate seats with ads showing Bill de Blasio supporting Dems

CALIFORNIA

WaPo Campaign 2014: Neel Kashkari 'Betrayal'

TEXAS

James Taranto The Wheel Thing: Wendy Davis’s disturbing ad
NYT An Ad With a Wheelchair Shakes Up the Texas Governor’s Race

NYT Texas: Court Date Is Set for Perry

GEORGIA


WSJ David Perdue Steps Up Fundraising in Tight Georgia Race
WSJ Voter Registration Drive in Georgia Leads to Lawsuit
Hill Nunn tops $4M in Georgia fundraising

KENTUCKY

Louisville CJ Grimes, McConnell tangle in debate
WSJ McConnell, Grimes Face Off in Kentucky Senate Debate
Fox McConnell, Grimes focus on jobs, coal, Obama in heated Kentucky Senate debate
NYT Grimes Again Ducks Question on Whether She Voted for Obama
DC Alison Lundergan Grimes’ Father Donated To Obama
Fox Democrats go all in to unseat McConnell, as polls give GOP leader edge
NatJ The Big Takeaways From Kentucky’s High-Stakes Senate Debate
Hill McConnell: I will likely be Senate majority leader in 2015

ARKANSAS

WSJ Tom Cotton-Mark Pryor Race Tests Appetite for Active Military

WEST VIRGINIA

NatJ The GOP's Secret, Best Candidate








 



 

October 13, 2014



NATIONAL

HChron CDC confirms second Ebola case in Dallas
Reuters CDC head criticized for blaming 'protocol breach' as nurse gets Ebola
Pittsburgh TR Airborne transmission of Ebola not studied
Dallas News Health care worker at Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas tests positive for Ebola
WSJ Texas Health-Care Worker Tests Positive for Ebola
Fox Health care worker at Dallas hospital tests positive for Ebola
NYT Nurse Who Treated Ebola Victim in Texas Tests Positive for the Virus
CNN Texas nurse tests positive for Ebola, would be 1st Ebola transmission in U.S.
WaPo Dallas health worker who tested positive for Ebola wore ‘full’ protective gear
Hill Expert: US Ebola transmission 'distressing'
NBC 'Heroic' Health Worker Becomes Second U.S. Ebola Case "
ABC Texas Health Care Worker Tests Positive for Ebola
USA Today U.S. lacks a single standard for Ebola response
NYT How to Quarantine Against Ebola
Reuters Cities, states scramble after Dallas's Ebola missteps expose planning gaps
WSJ CDC Director: Possible U.S. Will See More Cases of Ebola in Coming Days
Dallas News Obama wants better anti-Ebola steps, speedy inquiry into protocol breach at Dallas hospital

WTimes Twitter employees receiving death threats from Islamic State, CEO says

SENATE


WaPo Six Democratic-held Senate seats that are most likely to flip
WaPo On the right, donors drive action of outside groups in 2014 midterms
CNN Wall Street predicts GOP mid-term victory
MSNBC Control of the Senate is less certain than ever
Hill Obama's midterm gift to Republicans
Dan Balz A consumer’s guide to the final weeks of Campaign 2014
WaPo The Washington Post’s election model gives Republicans a 95% chance of winning the Senate. Um, what?

PRESIDENTIAL

NYT G.O.P. Right Still Has Doubt About Christie

Hill Dick Morris: Clinton orchestrated Panetta's 'hit' on Obama




IOWA

Des Moines Register Iowa Poll: Race tightens; Ernst by 1 point
WaPo Michelle Obama called Bruce Braley ‘Bruce Bailey.’ Oops.
Byron York Lackluster night for Joni Ernst in Iowa Senate showdown

TEXAS

Mother Jones If Wendy Davis Thinks She Can Win an Election by Pointing Out Her Opponent's Disability, She's Wrong
Breitbart Davis Attack Ad & Romney 'Cancer' Ad from Same Ad Maker

ILLINOIS

NBC5 Chicago Tribune, Crain's Endorse Rauner for Illinois Governor
Chicago Tribune Rauner made $60.1 million last year, tax returns show

MASSACHUSETTS

Boston Globe For Charlie Baker, data is key in bid for undecideds

FLORIDA

NYT In Florida, a Chance for Democrats to Win One Back

NEW YORK

WSJ For Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Incumbency Has Its Perks
Fred Dicker Mitt Romney blasts Cuomo in harsh fundraising letter

MICHIGAN

Detroit News Snyder, Schauer joust on schools, taxes, roads
Detroit News Finley: Snyder wins forum, but race still on
Detroit News Snyder, Schauer debate not decisive for undecideds
Allysia Finley Rick Snyder’s Retail Skills

WISCONSIN

WExam Walker could be strolling to massive win in Wisconsin

KANSAS

Hill Greg Orman, Kansas mystery businessman
WExam Greg Orman wins key endorsement

CALIFORNIA

Human Events CA GOP enlists Asian American candidates





 

October 11-12, 2014



NATIONAL

WSJ On the Campaign Trail, Obama’s Hard to Find

NYT Secret Money Fueling a Flood of Political Ads
WTimes Dems returned $20G check to father of White House aide linked to prostitution scandal

NYT Many Governor’s Races Remain Close, and Democrats Make Gains

Hill Army won’t release Bergdahl review

SENATE

WSJ GOP Senate Campaign Arm Boosts Spending in 6 States
NYT Unlike 2012 Race, the Midterms Are Close but Unclear
WaPo The rise of the blank-slate candidate
WaPo The 13 races that will decide Senate control
WExam NRSC adds to GOP campaigns
Roll Call NRSC Shifts Resources to Six States

COURT

WSJ Courts Grapple With GOP-Backed Voting Limits
NYT Maneuvering Persists After Courts Block New Voter Conditions

NYT Gay Marriages Allowed to Proceed in Idaho
WaPo Supreme Court gives go-ahead to same-sex marriages in Idaho

PRESIDENTIAL

NYT Why 2016 May Be Mitt Romney’s Year



FLORIDA

Tampa Trib Crist, Scott carve out identities in first debate
Tampa Trib First debate between Scott, Crist contentious

MICHIGAN

WSJ Michelle Obama Leads Michigan Rally for Peters and Schauer

VIRGINIA

WaPo Warner discussed job for Puckett’s daughter
WaPo Ed Gillespie, Senate candidate in Va., unveils alternative to Affordable Care Act

WaPo Republicans cut ad spending in Virginia’s 10th district

WISCONSIN

WSJ Criminalizing Political Speech in Wisconsin

MINNESOTA

WExam Minnesota GOP Senate candidate pays to re-air debate with Al Franken

SOUTH DAKOTA

WExam Pressler faces residency questions
Politico South Dakota Senate candidate lives in D.C.

KANSAS

NYT Senate Forecasts Aren’t Obvious. Just Take a Look at Kansas.
NYT Questions for Senator Pat Roberts of Kansas
WExam American Crossroads attacks Orman in Kansas

COLORADO

WExam Denver Post endorses Cory Gardner
Politico Left-leaning paper backs Cory Gardner

NatJ House Democrats Pull Ad Buy From Coffman's Colorado District

IOWA

WSJ GOP’s Ernst Raises $6 Million in Iowa Senate Race

NEW YORK

NYT Cuomo’s Rival a Conservative Since Day One

TEXAS

WSJ Wendy Davis Goes Negative With Wheelchair Ad
WaPo Wendy Davis is running one of the nastiest campaign ads you will ever see
WaPo Campaign 2014: Wendy Davis 'Justice'

KENTUCKY

Fox Grimes jumps shark, won't say she voted for Obama

ARKANSAS

WaPo Sen. Mark Pryor’s parents go on an ‘Antique Roadshow’ to preserve Arkansas dynasty

OREGON

NYT Oregon First Lady’s Ex-Marriage Spills Into Race for Governor
Fox Oregon ‘first lady’ cops to green-card ‘marriage of convenience’ in exchange for $5G

MONTANA

WSJ Army War College Revokes Sen. John Walsh’s Degree
NYT Plagiarism Costs Degree for Senator John Walsh

ALASKA

WaPo GOP Senate hopeful in Alaska preaches “more freedom, less government”








 



 

October 10, 2014



SENATE

NYT Cry of G.O.P. in Campaign: All Is Dismal
Michael Barone Democrats' plight in Senate races revealed

COURT

WSJ Voter Identification Laws Hit Roadblocks in Wisconsin and Texas
NYT Courts Strike Down Voter ID Laws in Wisconsin and Texas



NORTH CAROLINA

WSJ North Carolina Starting to Look Like Virginia
NatJ Internal Poll Shows N.C. Republican Tillis Close Behind in Senate Race

WISCONSIN

WaPo Supreme Court blocks Wisconsin voter ID law

SOUTH DAKOTA

WSJ Pressler’s Rally Jolts South Dakota Senate Race
WTimes Dems dump $1 million into S.D., hoping ticket split might land unlikely Senate win
WExam Rounds campaign plans air attack to rebuild lead in S.D.'s Senate race

MINNESOTA

Roll Call Al Franken Up 7 Points in Republican Poll

KANSAS

WSJ Republican Senator Pat Roberts of Kansas Woos His Party’s Right
WaPo Seeking to revive his Senate campaign, Pat Roberts turns to ‘The Man’ — Ted Cruz
WaPo The Greg Orman Strategy, and why it could catch on

NEW YORK

WSJ Grimm Draws on Loyalty and Stays Competitive in Race

NYT As de Blasio Aids Bid for Democratic Senate, Cuomo Is a Nearly Invisible Man

NYT Republican Is Trying to Gain Traction in a Race for State Attorney General

TEXAS

Politico Judge blocks Texas voter ID law

GEORGIA


WExam Georgia Senate race could head to a runoff

LOUISIANA

Politico Mary Landrieu a no-show after campaign shake-up

KENTUCKY

Politico Grimes still mum on Obama vote

CONNECTICUT

WSJ Malloy, Foley Tied in Connecticut Governor’s Race



 

October 9, 2014



SENATE

Fox Polls: Senate battleground races trending GOP, Roberts up in Kansas
WExam Gallup poll shows few motivated to vote
DC Democratic Senate Candidates Running Away From Harry Reid

Karl Rove How Obama and a GOP Congress Can Get Along

HOUSE

NatJ Embattled House Democrats Turn Against Nancy Pelosi
Hill Centrist Dems adopt anti-Pelosi message
Roll Call 6 Races Both Parties View Completely Differently
NatJ 30 Districts Most Likely to Change Hands
Politico House homestretch: 5 key dynamics
Allysia Finley A Democratic Retreat?
Jason Riley Schooling GOP Candidates

NATIONAL

WaPo Aides knew of possible White House link to Cartagena, Colombia, prostitution scandal
WExam White House never said aide was involved in Secret Service scandal

WSJ Ebola Democrats: CDC budget is too small to stop the virus, but still funds jazzercise

WTimes ‘Doing an IRS’? EPA can’t find top official’s text messages
WTimes No laughing matter: EPA to admit it lost agency chief’s text messages

WTimes Feds run $486B deficit in 2014 — smallest of Obama administration

WExam Obama: Congress should 'work with us' to avoid sequestration cuts to defense

Breitbart NM Mayor: 'All of a sudden' Fed gov releasing immigrants at 4-to-1 ratio
Ann Coulter GOP's Big Idea: Let's Not Have A Wave Election

WaPo Amid voter anger, Democrats struggle to lock down Northeast governorships

COURT


NYT Justice Kennedy Temporarily Blocks Ruling Allowing Gay Marriage in Idaho
WaPo Court temporarily blocks gay marriages in Idaho, gives go-ahead in Nevada
Fox Justice Kennedy allows gay marriage in Nevada, keeps Idaho unions on hold
Atlantic Why Is Anthony Kennedy Pausing Gay Weddings Now?
Charles Lane How gay marriage escaped the backlash that plagues Roe v. Wade

PRESIDENTIAL

George Will Chris Christie lays the groundwork for a 2016 presidential run

WTimes Ted Cruz-Rand Paul competition could reshape Republican Party



NORTH CAROLINA

Fox No same-day registration in NC election, Supreme Court rules
NYT Parts of North Carolina Law Limiting Vote Are Restored by Justices

MINNESOTA

WTimes Senate candidates trade shots over Islamic State recruiting in Minnesota

SOUTH DAKOTA

Politico Democrats jump into South Dakota race
WExam South Dakota Senate race surprises GOP

KANSAS

Politico Kansas debate all about Harry Reid
Week CNN Poll: GOP Sen. Pat Roberts edges ahead in Kansas
Hill Roberts, Orman fight for spotlight in Kansas debate
WaPo For Pat Roberts of Kansas, a pivot from agriculture concerns has repercussions

IOWA

Politico Joni Ernst missed votes, hearings, committee meetings

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Hill Scott Brown outraises Shaheen in Q3

NEW YORK

NYT Cuomo Reflects in Memoir on Highs and Lows, Both Personal and Political

CALIFORNIA

WExam No hero's welcome for Obama in California

TEXAS

NatJ On Immigration, Texas GOP Steers Right

GEORGIA


NYT Why Georgia May Be Bluer Than It Appears

LOUISIANA

Politico Mary Landrieu replaces campaign manager
Fox Dem Sen. Landrieu reportedly replaces campaign manager in late-stage shakeup

ARKANSAS

Roll Call Democratic Poll Finds Mark Pryor With Small Lead

MARYLAND

WTimes GOP Gov candidate Larry Hogan gaining momentum in deep-blue Maryland

MASSACHUSETTS

National Review GOP’s Charlie Baker Up in Massachusetts Governor’s Race

ALASKA

NYT As Energy Boom Ends, a Political Identity Crisis in Alaska












 



 

October 8, 2014



NATIONAL

WSJ As Midterm Elections Loom, U.S. Voters Are Excited About...Nobody
NYT In This Election, Obama’s Party Benches Him

NYT Court Decisions on Voting Rules Sow Confusion in State Races

NYT A Campaign Dollar’s Power Is More Valuable to a Challenger

Dick Morris GOP edge is national security

Roll Call 6 Gubernatorial Races With Potential Congressional Consequences

HOUSE

WExam Six House races to watch in November

SENATE

NatJ Bracing for a Political Wave
WaPo Why losing the Senate could help make Obama’s last two years more productive

PRESIDENTIAL



WSJ Why Republicans’ Fundraising Haul Is Good News for Rob Portman



OHIO

Jason Riley Holder’s Misinformation Campaign

MICHIGAN

WSJ GOP Group Pulls Ad Spending in Michigan Senate Race
Detroit News GOP Senate campaign pulling Land ads

NORTH CAROLINA

WExam Tillis hit on local issues during debate

VIRGINIA

WSJ Virginia Congressional Map Struck Down by Federal-Court Panel
WaPo Court declares Virginia’s congressional map unconstitutional
Politico Court strikes down Va. congressional map

WTimes Warner, Gillespie trade blows during lone debate

KANSAS

Allysia Finley Who Is Greg Orman?
Wikipedia Greg Orman Bio
WaPo For Pat Roberts of Kansas, a pivot from agriculture concerns has repercussions

NEW YORK

NYT Staten Island Congressman Facing Trial Says Charges Are Political

NYT Eyeing Second Term, Cuomo Plans More International Trips

CALIFORNIA

Allysia Finley California GOP Eyes Bay Area Seat

TEXAS

Rush Limbaugh Ebola Discrimination Shakedown Begins in Dallas

LOUISIANA

Roll Call Poll Shows McAllister Race Is Wide Open

ARKANSAS

NatJ Tom Cotton Hauls in Nearly $4M for Third Quarter

WEST VIRGINIA

WSJ West Virginia’s Rightward Tilt Puts Democrats on the Defensive

ALASKA

WSJ New Alaska Attack: Begich Not Breaking With White House












 



 

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