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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.

Senate's Future Likely Hinges on These Three Races

The Senate most plausibly turns on the survival of Alaska's Begich, Colorado's Udall, and the outcome of the open contest in Iowa between Braley and Ernst.

Republicans Hold the Advantage in Senate Races

In quest for seats, this is not a year when Democrats are likely to get a disproportionate share of the breaks.

Is It Real, or Is It a Political Head Fake?

Although Republicans still appear to have the edge in winning the Senate majority, this fight could still go either way.

What Could Go Wrong for GOP?

Two things may be keeping Republican strategists up at night in their quest for a Senate majority: money and the Democratic ground game.

Democrats Have Plenty of Reasons to Dread November

Midterms are generally referenda on the incumbent president, and Obama's latest overall approval ratings are among his lowest yet.

Crystal-Ball Gazing on the Senate Races

Data-crunchers and political pundits are coming to largely the same conclusions about the battle for control.

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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.

Senate's Future Likely Hinges on These Three Races

The Senate most plausibly turns on the survival of Alaska's Begich, Colorado's Udall, and the outcome of the open contest in Iowa between Braley and Ernst.

Republicans Hold the Advantage in Senate Races

In quest for seats, this is not a year when Democrats are likely to get a disproportionate share of the breaks.

Is It Real, or Is It a Political Head Fake?

Although Republicans still appear to have the edge in winning the Senate majority, this fight could still go either way.

What Could Go Wrong for GOP?

Two things may be keeping Republican strategists up at night in their quest for a Senate majority: money and the Democratic ground game.

Democrats Have Plenty of Reasons to Dread November

Midterms are generally referenda on the incumbent president, and Obama's latest overall approval ratings are among his lowest yet.

Crystal-Ball Gazing on the Senate Races

Data-crunchers and political pundits are coming to largely the same conclusions about the battle for control.

Show More
 
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