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Sean Sullivan and Aaron Blake
Could Scott Brown make his political comeback in New Hampshire? There are several reasons to believe it probably won't happen.
THE FIX | A new Washington Post-ABC News poll shows their brand is worse than it was in 2008.
The Granite State experienced a Democratic wave election, even as Washington stayed largely the same.
The South Carolina Republican helps Manchin rebut a foreign policy attack ad from Paul's PAC.
U.S. Representative (2007-2011, 2013-present)
The state has only four electoral votes, but in a close election, that matters.
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Ed O’Keefe and Rosalind S. Helderman
Todd Akin’s controversial comments on abortion and rape — and his vow Tuesday to continue his U.S. Senate campaign — may drag Republicans back into a debate that they acknowledge could spoil their chances of retaking the White House and Senate.
Chris Cillizza and Aaron Blake
THE FIX | There’s been a debate in the political class over this question.