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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

Republicans Launch Robo-Calls as Georgia Senate Race Heats Up

In this tight contest, the NRSC's latest effort tries to tie Michelle Nunn to the president.

Could the 'Perfect' Campaign Lose?

Kay Hagan is trying to prove months of good work can withstand a national climate that's threatening other Dems. Republicans are confident she can't.

Why North Carolina's Senate Race Has Been Different

RALEIGH, N.C.—North Carolina's politicos know two things about their Senate race: Mostly thanks to her superior campaign, Sen. Kay Hagan (D) has had just about everything go right since th...

GOP Group Urges Young Voters to Support Weed Candidate

The last-minute pitch is a bid to siphon votes from Democrat Kay Hagan so that the Republican can advance.  

Where the National Climate Doesn't Matter

Politics has become increasingly nationalized in recent years, but in 2014, some statewide and local officials are bucking the trend.

The 'Shiny Object' Election

Ebola has turned into this year's October surprise, and analysts are scrambling to explain what its emergence says about this year's politics. Here's one theory: The African-born virus's sudden pr...

Larry Pressler Says He Was 'Misquoted' About Social Security. He Wasn’t.

South Dakotan denies telling National Journal he wanted to raise the retirement age, but a recording shows he did.

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Republicans Launch Robo-Calls as Georgia Senate Race Heats Up

In this tight contest, the NRSC's latest effort tries to tie Michelle Nunn to the president.

Could the 'Perfect' Campaign Lose?

Kay Hagan is trying to prove months of good work can withstand a national climate that's threatening other Dems. Republicans are confident she can't.

GOP Group Urges Young Voters to Support Weed Candidate

The last-minute pitch is a bid to siphon votes from Democrat Kay Hagan so that the Republican can advance.  

Where the National Climate Doesn't Matter

Politics has become increasingly nationalized in recent years, but in 2014, some statewide and local officials are bucking the trend.

Larry Pressler Says He Was 'Misquoted' About Social Security. He Wasn’t.

South Dakotan denies telling National Journal he wanted to raise the retirement age, but a recording shows he did.

Welcome to the Kansas Senate Race, Where Issues Don't Matter

Business and labor groups are jumping in because the Senate is at stake. The candidates themselves are almost irrelevant.

AFL-CIO to Back Greg Orman in Kansas Senate Race

The labor union offers help to the independent candidate in Kansas in his campaign against GOP Sen. Pat Roberts.

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