Right Turn: 2014 Senate


Posted at 10:44 AM ET, 04/25/2014

Could Michigan go red?

Michigan may be the key to the GOP Midwest comeback.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:44 AM ET, 04/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 Senate, Michigan

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 04/24/2014

Harry Reid and the right wing team up

The right-wing plot to keep Harry Reid in power.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:00 PM ET, 04/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  conservative movement, Republicans 2014, Senate 2014

Posted at 12:59 PM ET, 04/11/2014

2014 Senate contests are shaping up

The GOP has the edge, but there are many close races.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:59 PM ET, 04/11/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Republicans 2014, Senate 2014

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 04/02/2014

If GOP wins the Senate, it must seize the opportunities to govern

With a victory would come the obligation to govern

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:00 PM ET, 04/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  GOP 2014, Senate Republicans

Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 03/28/2014

Give the heroic pilot his due

A Republican Senate candidate’s military service should be honored.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:45 AM ET, 03/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 elections, 2014 Senate, Nebraska Senate race

Posted at 09:46 AM ET, 03/27/2014

Democrats funded by billionaires complain about Republicans funded by billionaires

Democrats’ billion-dollar hypocrisy.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:46 AM ET, 03/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 Senate, Campaign money, Koch brothers

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 03/25/2014

A new GOP kingmaker?

The GOP may have a new frontrunner in Alaska and a new kingmaker in the party.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:00 AM ET, 03/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Condi Rice, Republicans 2014, Senate 2014

Posted at 01:49 PM ET, 03/20/2014

GOP primary voters won’t buy what the far right is peddling

Tea party challengers falter, badly.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:49 PM ET, 03/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  House 2014, Senate 2014, Tea Party

Posted at 01:56 PM ET, 03/19/2014

The demise of the Democrats’ Senate majority

Democrats mourn the loss of the Senate, sort of.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:56 PM ET, 03/19/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Democrats 2014, Republicans 2014, Senate 2014

Posted at 05:06 PM ET, 03/13/2014

Democrats’ Florida hangover

The Democrats are reeling from Tuesday’s loss in Florida.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  05:06 PM ET, 03/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 Senate Republicans, Obamacare, Senate 2014

Posted at 12:15 PM ET, 03/12/2014

Democratic blues

The party’s worries are not without justification.

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Tags:  2014 Democrats, 2014 elections, 2014 Senate, Obamacare

Posted at 11:59 AM ET, 03/11/2014

Liberals’ hot air lifts GOP’s Senate hopes

The Senate Democrats’ talk-a-thon is music to the GOP’s ears.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:59 AM ET, 03/11/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 Senate, climate change, Energy

Posted at 09:59 AM ET, 03/05/2014

8 signs the GOP is in good shape

Tea party’s troubles are a boon to the GOP.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:59 AM ET, 03/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 Senate Republicans, Tea Party

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 02/28/2014

Who is putting the Senate in play?

The tea party isn’t helping Republicans win the Senate.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:30 AM ET, 02/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 Senate Republicans, Senate 2014, Tea Party

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 02/27/2014

Republicans catch another break in the 2014 Senate elections

Yet again the GOP’s Senate map expands.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:45 AM ET, 02/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 Senate, Colorado, GOP 2014

Posted at 01:17 PM ET, 02/12/2014

Mark Warner by 6?!

The Virginia Senate race is no slam dunk.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:17 PM ET, 02/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 elections, 2014 Senate, Sen. Mark Warner

Posted at 12:47 PM ET, 02/11/2014

Can Obamacare, the CBO and Ed Gillespie turn Virginia red?

Virginia may have a competitive Senate race, thanks to Obamacare and its defenders.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:47 PM ET, 02/11/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 Senate Republicans, Obamacare, Virginia

Posted at 03:45 PM ET, 02/07/2014

Palling around with Birchers

Matt Bevin meets with Birchers.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:45 PM ET, 02/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 Senate, GOP 2014

Posted at 02:40 PM ET, 02/05/2014

Questions no red state Democrat wants to answer

Red state Democrats will race a slew of embarrassing Obamacare questions in their re-election campaigns.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:40 PM ET, 02/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Obamacare, Senate 2014, Senate Democrats

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 02/04/2014

Don’t forget about Oregon

There may be a competitive Senate race in Oregon.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:00 PM ET, 02/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  GOP 2014, Senate 2014

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 01/29/2014

Senate Democrats have reason to freak out

Senate Democrats had no reason to cheer after the State of the Union address.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:00 PM ET, 01/29/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Democrats 2014, Senate 2014, Senate Democrats, State of the Union

Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 01/23/2014

Ten reasons for GOP’s bright 2014 prospects

Ten reasons why Republicans have reason to be sunny about 2014.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:30 PM ET, 01/23/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 Republicans, House 2014, Senate 2014

Posted at 04:40 PM ET, 01/15/2014

Why Jeanne Shaheen should be nervous

Jeanne Shaheen is vulnerable.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  04:40 PM ET, 01/15/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 election, 2014 Senate, Scott Brown, Sen. Jeanne Shaheen

Posted at 03:40 PM ET, 01/14/2014

McConnell leading big

The tea party’s top Senate challenger is losing by a mile.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:40 PM ET, 01/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Sen. Mitch McConnell, Senate 2014, Senate Republlicans

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 01/12/2014

The GOP needs Gillespie plus 5 others

The Senate is tipping Republican.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:00 PM ET, 01/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 elections, GOP 2014, Senate 2014

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 01/10/2014

Is Ed Gillespie in?

Ed Gillespie can win the Virginia Senate seat.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:45 AM ET, 01/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 Senate Republicans, Ed Gillespie, Virginia

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 11/27/2013

A guide for Republicans in 2014

Republicans can’t afford to blow the 2014 election.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:45 AM ET, 11/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 election, 2014 Senate, GOP 2014

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 11/19/2013

Obamacare consumes the White House, threatens Democratic lawmakers

Lucky for the GOP, Obamacare was not delayed.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:00 AM ET, 11/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 Senate, Obamacare, Senate Democrats

Posted at 03:51 PM ET, 10/24/2013

The greatest flip-flop in history?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:51 PM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 Senate, Obamacare, Senate Democrats, Senate GOP

Posted at 11:16 AM ET, 10/24/2013

Will Democrats take Obamacare off life support?

Has Obamacare delay become a Democratic issue?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:16 AM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Obamacare, Senate 2014, Senate Democrats

Posted at 08:47 AM ET, 10/24/2013

Obamacare: Debacle or unexpected mess?

Just how big a mess is Obamacare?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:47 AM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Obamacare, Senate 2014, Senate Democrats

Posted at 12:02 PM ET, 09/15/2013

Republicans need to choose wisely

Republicans can still blow it in 2014.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:02 PM ET, 09/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  GOP 2014, House 2014, Senate 2014

Posted at 01:43 PM ET, 07/31/2013

Tom Cotton runs for Senate

Sen. Mark Pryor gets the bad news: Rep. Tom Cotton is challenging him.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:43 PM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  GOP 2014, Senate 2016

Posted at 11:17 AM ET, 06/03/2013

Is the GOP blowing it in Massachusetts?

Do Republicans really want to win the Massachusetts special Senate election race?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:17 AM ET, 06/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 Senate, Gabriel Gomez, Massachusetts, Senate