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Posted at 12:40 PM ET, 04/15/2014

Will Senate incumbents be able to withstand change?

It isn’t clear whether Democratic incumbents will be able to triumph over voters’ punishing mood.

By Carter Eskew  |  12:40 PM ET, 04/15/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Democrats, incumbents, Louisiana, Mary Landrieu, US Senate

Posted at 04:49 PM ET, 10/30/2013

Another filibuster showdown — if Republicans want one

Democrats aren’t going to allow nullification on the DC Circuit Court any more than they allowed it for NLRB and other agencies.

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  04:49 PM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  filibuster reform, U.S. Senate

Posted at 02:30 PM ET, 04/18/2013

The Insiders: The best and worst of America

The defeat of a modest gun bill and the service in Boston to mourn the dead.

By Carter Eskew  |  02:30 PM ET, 04/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boston, Cardinal Sean O'Malley, Cathedral of the Holy Cross, U.S. Senate