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WaPo The 10 most vulnerable members of the House

Roll Call 10 Most Vulnerable Senators


 

 


September 7, 2014



NATIONAL

WSJ Obama Delays Executive Action on Immigration Until After Elections
WSJ 5 Things to Know About Obama, Immigration
WSJ Immigrants Benefit From White House Initiative
NYT Obama Delays Immigration Action, Yielding to Democratic Concerns
WaPo Obama delays executive immigration action until after midterm elections in November
WaPo To some, Obama’s immigration delay proves ‘it’s never convenient to help out Latinos
WTimes Obama shelves immigration action; Hispanic activists enraged
Fox Obama to delay executive action on immigration until after elections
Fox Obama's delay on immigration brings criticism from Hispanics, liberal supporters
WExam Obama: Immigration plan wasn't delayed to save the Senate
WExam Delay won't help Obama's immigration pain
Politico Why Obama retreated on immigration

HOUSE

NYT Why Democrats Can’t Win the House

NatJ McCarthy Says Sept. Agenda Will Confront Obama, Senate Democrats

SENATE

NYT Light Pre-Election Schedule in Congress Matches Legislative Goals

Fox The unexpected in Alaska, Kansas adds more intrigue to race to control Senate

Hill Senate hopeful: GOP-majority would squash Obama's climate agenda

PRESIDENTIAL

Dan Balz Why polarization could persist after Obama

Hill The 2016 Republican dark horses



VIRGINIA

WaPo How the federal corruption case against the McDonnells came together

KANSAS

WSJ Upstart Orman Debates Sen. Roberts at Kansas State Fair
NYT Kansas Governor Hopefuls Hurl Barbs in First Debate
Daily Caller In First Debate, Pat Roberts Goes Aggressive
Hill Roberts takes charge in Senate debate

NEW HAMPSHIRE

WSJ GOP Storms New Hampshire

NEW YORK

NYT On Eve of the Democratic Primary, Cuomo Briefly Hits the Campaign Trail
Politico Andrew Cuomo's progressive blues
Albany TU Cuomo v. Teachout: How will it all shake out?
NYDN Zephyr Teachout brushed off from Andrew Cuomo during Labor Day Parade

NYDN Rep. Michael Grimm's personal tax returns will be disclosed to advance investigation

CALIFORNIA

Townhall Governor's Debate: Jesuit Prince vs. Hindu Upstart

TEXAS

WaPo A political shift on the abortion issue for Texas gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis

ILLINOIS

American Thinker Is Durbin in Danger?

ARKANSAS

Hill Cotton backs Arkansas minimum wage increase

MASSACHUSETTS

NYT Lessons From Losses Drive Massachusetts Candidates

ALASKA

WExam Begich gets boost from firefighters' union he helped
Politico New Mark Begich ad reprises Dan Sullivan-as-AG attacks




 



 

September 6, 2014



NATIONAL

WTimes Cruz to introduce bill to strip citizenship from Americans who join Islamic State

Hill IRS: Five more staffers lost emails

WSJ The Nixon Pardon at 40: Ford Looks Better Than Ever

HOUSE

WaPo The 10 most vulnerable members of the House

SENATE

WSJ Conservative Groups Spend Millions on Three Senate Races
NYT Hiring Data Isn’t Strong Enough to Lift Democrats’ Hopes for November
WExam For Obama, silver linings in a GOP Senate?

PRESIDENTIAL

NYT Christie’s Trip Looks Like a Campaign for President
WaPo Chris Christie loses a big Atlantic City bet, posing another challenge for 2016 run

Hill Deval Patrick says 'maybe' to WH run



FLORIDA

Fox Bill Clinton rallies support for Charlie Crist in Florida governor race

VIRGINIA

NYT Virginians, Surprised by Ex-Governor’s Conviction, Ponder the Fallout
NYT For Bob McDonnell, a Miscalculation at the Scene of a Blunder
WaPo McDonnell trial’s definition of official acts could spur similar prosecutions elsewhere
Fox Ex-Va. Gov. McDonnell's attorney vows to appeal corruption convictions
Politico Why John Edwards won and Bob McDonnell lost

WISCONSIN

WaPo Scott Walker’s 2010 jobs pledge was probably not a good idea

KANSAS

NYT Independent Now a Real Contender in the Kansas Senate Race
WaPo The Democrat is stuck on the ballot in Kansas. How much of the vote will he take?
WExam Democrat may sue to get off Kansas ballot
WExam Pat Roberts taps new campaign manager

NEW HAMPSHIRE

WSJ Republicans Look for House Gains in New Hampshire

WaPo Scott Brown was in a canoe, and he still couldn’t escape his Democratic tracker

NEW YORK

NYT Cuomo Assuming Campaign Mode Just Days Before Votes Are Cast

CALIFORNIA

WSJ California Debate: No Knockout Moment for Kashkari
NYT In California Governor’s Race, the Risks of Running a Low-Risk Campaign
WTimes Calif. Gov. Brown burned by timing of Tesla decision in gubernatorial debate

TEXAS

NYT Texas Candidate Says She Ended Pregnancies
WaPo Wendy Davis discloses abortion in her new memoir

MISSISSIPPI

Fox Tea Party-backed candidate takes primary fight against Sen. Cochran to MS Supreme Ct

LOUISIANA

NYT Louisiana Judge Rejects Suit Over Landrieu’s Residency

ILLINOIS

Fox GOP rival gains on top Dem Durbin in Illinois Senate race

KENTUCKY

Fox New McConnell ad hammers Dem rival over Obama ties

ARKANSAS

Hill Poll: GOP has narrow lead in Ark. Senate

CONNECTICUT

NYT In Connecticut Ex-Governor’s Trial, a Window Onto Political Strategizing








 



 

September 5, 2014



NATIONAL

Mitt Romney The need for a mighty U.S. military

WSJ Emails Raise New Questions About IRS Targeting

WSJ Whatever Happened to Global Warming?

HOUSE

NatJ House Democrats Will Be More Female, More Minority in 2015

Michael Barone No Republican wave in House elections; it already occurred, in 2010

SENATE

Charlie Cook The Non-Wave Election

WExam After years of bashing filibuster, will Senate Dems embrace it?

PRESIDENTIAL



WSJ Jeb Bush Sends Signals About 2016 Presidential Run

NYT Chris Christie, on Mexico Tour, Unplugs the Amplifier



OHIO

WSJ Federal Judge Blocks Ohio Early-Voting Law
NYT Federal Judge Orders Ohio To Undo Cuts To Early Voting
Toledo Blade Judge blocks Ohio from limiting early voting

NORTH CAROLINA

WSJ Sen. Hagan, Tillis Clash Over Birth Control, Math in First Debate

VIRGINIA

WaPo Robert McDonnell guilty of 11 corruption counts
NYT Ex-Governor McDonnell and Wife Convicted After Corruption Trial
WExam Lawmaker: McDonnell verdict won't stick

KANSAS

WSJ GOP Sends Help for Now-Vulnerable Kansas Senator
NYT National G.O.P. Moves to Take Over Campaign of a Kansas Senator
WaPo Orman emerges as X factor in Kansas Senate race
NYT Independent Now a Real Contender in the Kansas Senate Race
WTimes U.S. Senate candidate staying on ballot in Kansas after trying to drop out
Roll Call Election Official: Democrat Must Stay in Kansas Senate Race

NEW YORK

NYT As Cuomo Lies Low, Teachout Debates a Stand-In: Astorino, the G.O.P. Rival
NYT Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s ‘Disservice to Democracy’

CALIFORNIA

WSJ California Gubernatorial Candidates Face Off in What May Be Only Debate
NYT In California, Jerry Brown’s Opponent Makes Most of Lone Debate
SF Gate Brown, Kashkari set to square off in debate Thursday night

LOUISIANA

WSJ Louisiana Poll Shows Tight Race Between Cassidy, Landrieu

KENTUCKY

WaPo Grimes’ attack on McConnell’s wealth and votes falls short
WTimes Mitch McConnell opening lead over Alison Grimes: polls









 



 

September 4, 2014



NATIONAL

Karl Rove Our Disconnected Commander in Chief
Dan Henninger The President's Public Enemies

Ann Coulter Speed Kills Racial Profiling Study

WaPo Rise of Islamic State tests GOP anti-interventionists

HOUSE

Roll Call The 10 Most Vulnerable House Members

SENATE

WSJ Republicans for What?
WSJ A Motto for the Senate Democrats’ 2014 Campaign?
WSJ Even if GOP Gets 51 Senators, It Won’t Get 60

PRESIDENTIAL



NYT In Speech on Mexico Trip, Gov. Christie Lays Out Vision for Energy ‘Renaissance’

WTimes State GOP parties jockey for primary calendar advantage

NatJ The 10 Midterm Races That Matter for 2016



MICHIGAN

WExam Michigan Democrats file FEC complaint over truck

NORTH CAROLINA

Politico Kay Hagan, Thom Tillis spar in first debate
Hill Hagan, Tillis stick to scripts in first debate
WExam North Carolina Senate debate becomes a numbers game
NYT Voting Restrictions Are Key Variable in Midterm Elections

WISCONSIN

Fox GOP blasts Dem party leader for saying Gov. Walker gives women ‘back of his hand’

KANSAS

WSJ Kansas Democrat Withdraws From U.S. Senate Race, Upending Contest
WaPo Democratic nominee Chad Taylor drops out of Kansas Senate race
NatJ Why Kansas's Senate Seat Is No Sure Thing for Republicans
Politico Dem's withdrawal poses threat to Roberts
Hill Legal questions complicate Dem's exit from Kansas Senate race

COLORADO



WSJ GOP Ads Aim to Boost Support From Women

NEW YORK

NYT For New York Legislators, Indictments Are No Obstacle to Seeking Re-election

NYT Fund-Raiser Pleads Guilty to Organizing Straw Donors for Michael Grimm’s Campaign

NYT De Blasio Endorses Hochul, Cuomo’s Pick for Lieutenant Governor
Albany TU Local Dems, Hochul tout her progressive record
Buffalo News $903,000 from far and wide has flowed to Hochul campaign

CALIFORNIA

WSJ In Rare Move, Chamber Backs Democrat in California

SOUTH CAROLINA

Politico Mark Sanford: Ex-wife’s new claims are ‘crazy’

LOUISIANA

NYT Judge, Bucking Trend, Affirms Louisiana’s Gay Marriage Ban

ILLINOIS

NYT Mayor Rahm Emanuel Gives $14,000 Back to Chicago for Travel

KENTUCKY

Fox Bluegrass State Brawl: Dems fight to oust McConnell, with control of Senate on the line
Politico CNN poll: Mitch McConnell up 4 in Kentucky

ARKANSAS

Roll Call GOP Responds to Mark Pryor’s Health Care Ad

CONNECTICUT

NYT House Candidate Testifies of Pressure to Hire Rowland for Campaign

ALASKA

Politico Why Mark Begich’s ‘Willie Horton’ ad matters








 



 

September 3, 2014



SENATE

WSJ Report Tallies Big Ad Spending by Outside Groups in Senate Races
WExam Senate battlegrounds suck up ad money

Jason Riley The Democrats' Obama Problem
Fox Is Obama writing off the Senate?

Politico Senate control ‘on knife’s edge’
Politico The 5 sleeper Senate races

PRESIDENTIAL



WSJ Presidential Hopefuls Travel the World
WSJ Gov. Christie's Trips Highlight Trade Effort

NatJ Is Marco Rubio a Statesman or Just a Good Strategist?

WExam Rand Paul's dilemma: Choosing between the Senate and the White House
Hill Will the 2012 bribery scandal torpedo Rand Paul’s 2016 hopes?

Howard Kurtz Romney Redux: Is media chorus for another Mitt campaign just a fantasy?
Politico Is Mitt Romney really a loser for life?

WSJ Maryland Governor Inches Toward Presidential Run

NATIONAL


NYT Bracing for New Challenges in Year 2 of Health Care Law

Fox Cost of educating new class of illegal immigrant minors estimated at over $760M
WExam Immigration group: Surge will cost schools $761 million

NYT The Elections Cop Invites Mischief

Dick Morris Wage gap a Republican issue

HOUSE

WSJ Pay for Eric Cantor’s Wall Street Post: $3.4 Million
WSJ Tea Partiers on Eric Cantor’s Wall Street Job: We Called It
NatJ How Eric Cantor Got a Job on Wall Street
NatJ Cantor's New Job Shows Lack of Transparency in Ethics Rules

NYT After Eric Cantor’s Exit, House Turns Sympathetic Ear From Big Business to Oil and Gas




NEW JERSEY

WaPo Christie’s ‘game changer’ Revel closes doors amid casino ruin in Atlantic City

VIRGINIA



WaPo Like other operatives-turned-politicians, Gillespie plays long game in Senate race

WaPo McDonnell jury begins deliberations
NYT Judge Rejects Defense’s Criteria for Convicting Ex-Gov Bob McDonnell as Jury Gets Case

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Roll Call ed Cruz to Rally for Marilinda Garcia in New Hampshire

NEW YORK

NYT Gov. Cuomo Is Running for a 2nd Term, but He Doesn’t Have Much to Say About It
Albany TU Gun group says Hochul ‘used to be one of us’

NYT Staten Island Congressman’s Fraud Trial to Start After Fall Elections
Roll Call Michael Grimm Won’t Face Trial Until After Midterms

CALIFORNIA

Jason Riley Slipping in the Golden State

Politico California poll: Obama sinks to record low

Hill Contentious California race hinges on candidates’ styles

TEXAS

Fox Is Wendy Davis' political star fading in Texas gubernatorial race?

GEORGIA


WSJ Bill Clinton, Usher Team Up to Raise Money for Michelle Nunn
WaPo Former Sen. Sam Nunn tells Georgia voters Michelle Nunn would be his ideological heir

LOUISIANA

Roll Call
Landrieu Ranked #1 Most Vulnerable Senator

CONNECTICUT

NYT Second Trial Approaching for Rowland, Ex-Connecticut Governor

ARIZONA

NYT Arizona: House Leader Wins G.O.P. Nod for Congress
Politico Establishment-backed Andy Tobin wins Arizona primary

ALASKA

Fox Alaska Sen. Mark Begich retracts controversial ad
WSJ Mark Begich Campaign Pulls TV Ad Focused on Double Murder
WaPo Begich pulls an ad suggesting his opponent was indirectly responsible for a sex crime

NYT Alaska Race Sees Democrat Quit Campaign for Governor
Fox Alaska gubernatorial candidates join forces against GOP incumbent








 



 

September 2, 2014



SENATE

WSJ GOP Eyes Agenda for Senate

WTimes Republican Senate candidates struggling to open leads despite Obama unpopularity

WExam Harry Reid's anti-Koch crusade eats up precious Senate time

Dan Balz 8 questions — and answers — about the midterm elections

HOUSE

Politico Halfway House: GOP falling short in midterms

WSJ Eric Cantor to Join Wall Street Investment Bank
WaPo Eric Cantor joins Wall Street investment firm, will open Washington office

NATIONAL

WExam In governors' races, GOP struggles
NatJ In Governors' Races, Parties Are Spending Money in Surprising Places

WaPo Wealthy political donors seize on new latitude to give to unlimited candidates

WExam Right fumes as business supports Obama's immigration executive action

Peter Wehner ‘We Don’t Have a Strategy Yet’ Will Haunt Obama

PRESIDENTIAL




WSJ How the 2016 GOP Presidential Wannabes Spent the Summer



NYT Christie Studies Foreign Affairs for a 2016 Test

WaPo Rick Perry makes a Twitter ‘oops’

Marc Thiessen Romney 2016? Nooooo!



VIRGINIA

WaPo Outcome of McDonnell corruption trial may hinge on couple’s alleged marital woes

NEW YORK

NYT Despite Strength, Cuomo’s Re-election Bid Is Hardly a Coronation
Buffalo News Hochul dismisses report that she could be removed from ticket

CALIFORNIA

WSJ California Legislature Passes Ban on Disposable Plastic Bags

TEXAS

NYT 2 Sides Cite Discrimination as Battle on Texas Voting Law Heads to Court

LOUISIANA

Fox In fight to keep Senate seat, Landrieu faces legal challenge to Louisiana residency

ALASKA

NYT 2 Alaskans Weigh Uniting in Race Against Governor


 



 

September 1, 2014



HOUSE

WSJ House Republicans Don't Expect a Shutdown

SENATE

Michael Barone Would black voter turnout matter in key Senate races?
Hill Unions open their coffers as Senate hangs in the balance

Boston Globe Senate infighting stalls nominations for ambassadors

NATIONAL

Robert Samuelson Workers are at the mercy of markets

Paul Krugman The Medicare Miracle

WaPo Study: Citizens United elected more Republicans

PRESIDENTIAL


Jen Rubin GOP base eats up appeal to strong leadership, hawkish foreign policy

Politico AFP Summit: 2016 prospects hone pitch to Koch donors, activists
Politico DeLay declines to pick between Perry, Cruz

WaPo Clintons keep up with a sprawling, yet aging, political network in Arkansas
WExam Six signs Hillary Clinton is running



FLORIDA

WExam How Democrats came to like Charlie Crist

MICHIGAN

Detroit News Labor stokes Democratic support for Michigan governor, U.S. Senate races
Politico Koch oil leftovers fire Mich. race

NEW YORK

Fred Dicker Cuomo may dump Hochul, fearing a Tim Wu primary win
NYT Kathy Hochul, Cuomo’s Choice for Lieutenant Governor, Is No Stranger to the Spotlight
NYT Inspired by His Father’s Activism, Tim Wu Is Running for Lt Gov as an Outsider

CALIFORNIA

NYT Desperately Dry California Tries to Curb Private Drilling for Water

LOUISIANA

NYT Judge Blocks Abortion Law in Louisiana








 



 

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