Hotline

March 29

Quote of the Day

I can see why he might not want to do it, but I can also see why if he did it, it would be a great thing for Amer­ica.”

— Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT), on the possibility of Mitt Romney running for his Senate seat, National Journal, 3/29.

National

Mercer-Backed Group Spending $1.3 Million on Pro-Trump Ads

The spending comes as pro-Trump group America First Policies flounders.

DEMOCRATS

DNC Asks for Staff-Wide Resignations

Turnover is common under new chairs, but the move will leave the committee understaffed at a crucial time.

REPUBLICANS

Republicans to Target Incumbent Democratic Attorneys General

An early Trump backer is vying to lead the Delaware GOP.

Senate Stories
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BATTLE FOR THE SENATE | OH-sen | MT-sen | FL-sen | WV-sen | NV-sen | ND-sen | MO-sen | IN-sen | VA-sen | ME-sen | PA-sen | WI-sen

Nuclear Option Looms Over Gorsuch Nomination

Indiana and Missouri top Hotline’s first Power Rankings of the cycle.

COMMITTEES | NV-sen | AZ-sen

DSCC Targets Flake, Heller on Internet Privacy

The group is using Google search ads.

FLORIDA | FL-sen

Tom Rooney Considering All 2018 Options

Rooney attacked Nelson over his opposition to Gorsuch.

MISSOURI | MO-sen

McCaskill’s Online Fundraising Surges Under Trump

McCaskill wouldn’t say if she would join a Democratic filibuster of Gorsuch.

House Stories
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RACE FOR THE HOUSE | TX-28 | KS-3 | NY-19 | CA-23

House Republicans Vow to Continue With Obamacare Repeal

Some moderate Democrats said the White House has reached out.

ALABAMA 05 (R -- BROOKS) | MO-5

Ex-County Commissioner Mulls Primary Against Brooks

He ran against Robert Bentley in the 2014 gubernatorial race.

CALIFORNIA 48 (R -- ROHRABACHER) | CA-48

Rohrabacher Challenger Raises $200K

Harley Rouda entered the race in March.

GEORGIA 06 (OPEN) | GA-6

Club Unveils Handel Attack Ad

Early voting has favored Democrats so far.

Governor Stories
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ALABAMA | AL-gov

First Republican Filed to Replace Bentley

Twinkle Cavanaugh says she’s not ready to officially announce.

FLORIDA | FL-gov

Palm Beach Democrat Endorses Gillum

Anne Gannon is a tax collector.

ILLINOIS | IL-gov

RGA Spent Five Figures Boosting Rauner on Cable

Chris Kennedy disclosed he has familial tremens.

NEW JERSEY | NJ-gov

Ciattarelli Applies for Public Matching Funds

There will be four primary debates, two for each party.

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