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Alex Roarty

Chief Political Correspondent

aroarty@nationaljournal.com

Alex is the chief political correspondent for National Journal Hotline. Since joining National Journal in 2010, he has covered House and Senate races, the GOP presidential primary, and the 2012 presidential campaign. Prior to joining National Journal, he covered Pennsylvania politics and government, most recently as editor of the Harrisburg-based PoliticsPA.com.

Latest From Alex Roarty

Winners and Losers in the Money Race

McConnell, Landrieu, and Hagan do well. Begich and Walsh, not so much.

SPOTLIGHT

Both Parties Looking to Widen 'Marriage Gap' in 2014

The last handful of elections have been defined in part by the big splits between important voting blocs -- men and women, minorities and whites, white-collar and blue-collar. In 2014, a less scru...

Why Politicians Only Care About Your Wedding Ring

It's 2014, and both parties are still reducing women to their marital status.

SPOTLIGHT

Reassessing The Arkansas Senate Race

What's happening in Arkansas? A new robo-poll released Tuesday showed the Democratic incumbent most everyone judges doomed, Sen. Mark Pryor , leading Rep. Tom Cotton (R) by 3 points. It's not a...

ALASKA

Begich Posts $1 Million First-Quarter Haul

But the incumbent Democrat is quickly burning through his war chest.

Begich Announces $1 Million Fundraising Haul

Alaska Democrat has $2.8 million on hand. 

The GOP Establishment Has Picked Its Candidate in North Carolina

The pro-business group is making a bet that the North Carolina Republican is the party's most electable candidate in the fall. 

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Winners and Losers in the Money Race

McConnell, Landrieu, and Hagan do well. Begich and Walsh, not so much.

Why Politicians Only Care About Your Wedding Ring

It's 2014, and both parties are still reducing women to their marital status.

Begich Announces $1 Million Fundraising Haul

Alaska Democrat has $2.8 million on hand. 

The GOP Establishment Has Picked Its Candidate in North Carolina

The pro-business group is making a bet that the North Carolina Republican is the party's most electable candidate in the fall. 

Cory Gardner Helps Colorado Set GOP Stage for 2016 and Beyond

Conservative congressman's race against Sen. Mark Udall illustrates how Republicans need to steer clear of extreme-right positions.

The End of Campaign Finance Reform?

Wednesday's Supreme Court ruling is limited, but could lead to further rollbacks in regulations.

Republicans Have the Edge in the House, Top Democrat Concedes

DCCC Chairman Steve Israel recognizes the "tough climate" for Democrats, but says that could change.

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