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Scott Bland is the editor-in-chief of National Journal Hotline. Previously he was a senior analyst covering House, Senate, and governor's races for the publication. He covered the 2012 elections as the editor of House Race Hotline, The Hotline's daily digest of House race news and analysis. He joined National Journal in 2009 as research assistant to Editorial Director Ronald Brownstein. Scott's other work has appeared in the Christian Science Monitor,, the Scripps Howard Foundation Wire, and Stanford University’s alumni magazine. He graduated from Stanford with a bachelor’s degree in history. Scott is a native of Ithaca, NY.

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Ranking the 2016 Senate Races

Earlier this week, we put out another edition of GOP presidential power rankings . For our next trick, it's time to take a look at how the 2016 Senate landscape is shaping up.

Presidential Power Rankings

We're rolling out another issue of power rankings for the GOP presidential primary tonight. ( Here's our previous edition .) For our subscriber preview, we're taking a closer look at the top three...

Republicans' Big Gamble on Social Security

According to many Republican strategists, a dive into Social Security policy puts the party in a perilous place ahead of the 2016 election.

Are Republicans Secure on Social Security?

The first big policy moment of the 2016 presidential primary is here, and it's focusing on Social Security. Chris Christie got the ball rolling , but other Republicans have joined his call ...

Webster's Fundraising Rises After Speakership Coup Attempt, Despite PAC Abandonment

Rep. Daniel Webster, who put his name forward for House speaker in January, enjoyed one of his best fundraising quarters despite getting almost no PAC money.

Episode 12: Rubio's Underdog Strategy

Kristin and Tim are joined by Scott Bland, Editor-in-Chief of National Journal Hotline, to talk about Hillary Clinton's doomed bid to start small, Marco Rubio's smart money strategy, and the far-r...

Financial Times

There's plenty to cover inside the first-quarter fundraising reports. Here's what stuck out to us:

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