In competing against the senator from Virginia, Gillespie would be facing the kind of pro-growth, pro-business Democrat Virginians are drawn to.
Why today’s action -- despite the danger it poses if/when the Senate or the White House goes back to Republican control -- was necessary.
GOP behavior left Senate Democrats with no choice but to change the rules.
Instead of constant confrontation, how about a deal to strengthen the Senate? Here's one reform program.
Senator McConnell is one of the key players currently at the negotiating table in Washington. But will his leadership put him at risk in his primary back home in Kentucky?
Sen. Cruz's marathon speech on the Senate floor is a net-plus for his political ambitions.
The coming showdown over judicial nominations.
Executive branch nominations are being confirmed -- but questions still remain about the deal going forward.
Too much vetting makes for a government that doesn't function well.
Liz Cheney certainly has the right to run for Mike Enzi's Senate seat, but many of the party faithful think she might be making a big mistake in doing so.