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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, TheAtlantic.com, the Scripps Howard Foundation Wire, and Stanford University’s alumni magazine. He graduated from Stanford in 2010 with a bachelor’s degree in history. Scott is a native of Ithaca, NY.

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SPOTLIGHT

How Outside Groups Have Shaped the Senate Battle -- Especially Louisiana

The New York Times reported over the weekend that the U.S. Chamber of Commerce plans to endorse Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-LA). There's plenty to think about there -- the Chamber hasn't endors...

SPOTLIGHT

August Primaries Endanger Incumbents

After next week, primary season will rekindle for its last stretch before everyone can finally focus entirely on the general election. And the first week back could end up being the most dangero...

SPOTLIGHT

The Libertarian Polling Boom

The Democratic nominee is unpopular, the Republican nominee is unpopular, and polls show voters taking a look at the Libertarian. Flashback or flash-forward: Two marquee 2014 campaigns are looking...

WISCONSIN

Walker, Burke Remain Tied in Latest Marquette Poll

Half the state still hasn't formed opinions about Burke.

PENNSYLVANIA

Corbett Has Spent $1.7M on Post-Primary TV to Get Back in Race

RHODE ISLAND

Taveras Ad Hits Back at Raimondo, Wall Street

What's the Point of the Draft Elizabeth Warren Movement?

The liberal favorite already has millions to spend from her campaign account. She doesn't need help from outsiders.

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What's the Point of the Draft Elizabeth Warren Movement?

The liberal favorite already has millions to spend from her campaign account. She doesn't need help from outsiders.

Incoming Whip Scalise Cashing In With Big Donors

Dozens of PACs have been filling the Louisiana Republican's campaign coffers since he was elected to the No. 3 leadership post in the House.

The 8 Most Interesting Second-Quarter Fundraising Reports

Rep. Steve Scalise raked in some cash while running for House majority whip—and did some big spending too.

Why Is Harry Reid Raising Money for a House Candidate in a Safe Seat?

Answer: Jersey politics.

Obama Upends Politics in Yet Another State by Taking Julian Castro

The president fills his Washington team with elected officials, altering the course of local politics.  

The Shrinking Congressional Battleground–in One Map

Both parties have relatively few opportunities to pick up new seats this year.  

The Senate Seats Most Likely to Flip: Hotline's Race Rankings

The top nine pickup opportunities still belong to Republicans, more than enough for them to win back control of the Senate.

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