Another Week, Another Weak Set of Polls for House Democrats

By: Wednesday October 13, 2010 7:13 pm

The Hill is out with another set of House polls of likely voters from Penn Schoen Berland. This time, it is a poll of open seats, and, again, it is generally very bad news for Democrats. The Hill Penn Schoen Berland (10/2-7) Tennessee 8 D: Roy Herron, 37% R: Stephen Fincher, 47% Washington 3 D: [...]

Primary Upsets: Anti-Establishment Triple Play

By: Wednesday May 19, 2010 12:14 am

Tuesday was a bad day for Washington establishment candidates and a bad day for conservative Democrats. All three establishment favorites performed poorly in the May 18 elections. The most powerful Washington Republican, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), endorsed Trey Grayson for Senate. Despite being the home state Senator, McConnell’s endorsement carried little weight in [...]

Dem Senate Upsets: Voting Out the Weak Links?

By: Tuesday May 18, 2010 6:00 am

Depending on how the elections go today, the spinmeisters will work their story-telling magic in various ways. If Joe Sestak wins in Pennsylvania and Sen. Blanche Lincoln in Arkansas fails to gain more than half the vote, forcing her into a runoff against challenger Bill Halter, some will push the narrative that liberals are purging [...]

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