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What If Independents Keep Senate Majority Status in Flux?

Imagine if they aligned to form a Centrist Caucus, providing the votes needed to top 50 percent in return for commitments on a list of priorities.

Kansas and Georgia Change the Equation on Senate-Majority Math

Now there appears to be a real question of whether Republicans may need to gross eight seats in order to net six.

Running Against Obama, Republicans Positioned for Midterm Sweep

Most of the battleground Senate races are trending in the GOP's direction, while Democrats are playing defense in the House.

The Trench Warfare Begins

Democrats' chance to maintain their hold on the Senate now boils down to the ground game. 

Bridges Versus Barricades

President Obama's response to global challenges stresses coalition-building over unilateralism. 

Our Downward Spiral Since Citizens United

The corrosive influence of unlimited money in politics continues to grow.

Democrats Face Strong Headwinds in Fight to Keep Senate Majority

This is not a wave election. It's simply an election being fought on terrain that is highly favorable to Republicans.

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What If Independents Keep Senate Majority Status in Flux?

Imagine if they aligned to form a Centrist Caucus, providing the votes needed to top 50 percent in return for commitments on a list of priorities.

Kansas and Georgia Change the Equation on Senate-Majority Math

Now there appears to be a real question of whether Republicans may need to gross eight seats in order to net six.

Running Against Obama, Republicans Positioned for Midterm Sweep

Most of the battleground Senate races are trending in the GOP's direction, while Democrats are playing defense in the House.

The Trench Warfare Begins

Democrats' chance to maintain their hold on the Senate now boils down to the ground game. 

Bridges Versus Barricades

President Obama's response to global challenges stresses coalition-building over unilateralism. 

Our Downward Spiral Since Citizens United

The corrosive influence of unlimited money in politics continues to grow.

Democrats Face Strong Headwinds in Fight to Keep Senate Majority

This is not a wave election. It's simply an election being fought on terrain that is highly favorable to Republicans.

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