Aaron Blake

Political reporterWashington, D.C.

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The once-popular former governor might have been a viable candidate before Obamacare. But not now.

  • Apr 16, 2014

The effort aims to combat the vast influence of the National Rifle Association, which has repeatedly beaten back calls for increased gun regulations.

  • Apr 16, 2014

Michelle Nunn had another big quarter. Know who didn’t? Tea party challengers.

  • Apr 16, 2014

The ad notes that two former Tillis staffers engaged in inappropriate relationships with lobbyists.

  • Apr 15, 2014

Post Politics's Aaron Blake discusses the latest in politics and campaigns live with readers.

  • Apr 15, 2014

The Kentucky secretary of state is also socking away lots of cash, while McConnell spends heavily.

  • Apr 15, 2014

American Unity PAC raised $2.75 million in the first three months of 2014, after raising $260,000 in all of 2013.

  • Apr 15, 2014

The former Florida chief financial officer and 2010 nominee for governor made the announcement Tuesday morning.

  • Apr 15, 2014

The Maryland governor says Democrats would benefit from a real debate.

  • Apr 15, 2014

The super PAC raised more in March than it did in all of 2013 and the first two months of 2014 combined.

  • Apr 14, 2014

Clinton offers a slightly different response to the “will you run” question.

  • Apr 14, 2014

The ruling doesn’t mean gay marriages will be performed in Ohio.

  • Apr 14, 2014

In the process, O’Malley becomes the rare potential presidential candidate who has deregulated the drug

  • Apr 14, 2014

The Hawaii governor had cast doubt on whether the late Sen. Daniel Inouye tried to handpick Rep. Colleen Hanabusa as his successor.

  • Apr 14, 2014

The Obamas made just more than $503,000 and paid about $98,000 in taxes.

  • Apr 11, 2014

The appearance in the neighboring Hawkeye State is Klobuchar’s second in the last eight months.

  • Apr 11, 2014

What to watch and when to watch it.

  • Apr 11, 2014

The former president says presidents like to compare their libraries -- in a certain way.

  • Apr 11, 2014

Shaheen 45, Brown 39.

  • Apr 11, 2014

The former Ga. secretary of state faces a primary with four other major candidates -- all of them men.

  • Apr 11, 2014
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About Aaron

Aaron Blake covers national politics and writes regularly for The Fix, the Post’s top political blog. A Minnesota native and summa cum laude graduate of the University of Minnesota, Aaron has also written about politics for the Minneapolis Star-Tribune and The Hill newspaper. Aaron and his wife, Danielle, live in Annandale, Virginia.

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