UP: “Establishment” Republicans.
DOWN: Shutdown squad.
DOWN: Saliency of gay marriage as wedge issue.
UP: Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.).
DOWN: Senate Conservatives Fund.
UP: Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.).
UP: A mini-bargain.
DOWN: A grand bargain.
UP: Coverage of the Obamacare debacle.
DOWN: Confidence Obamacare sign-ups can meet the administation’ss goal.
UP: Happy talk about Iran negotiations.
DOWN: Chances Iran will give up its enriched uranium stockpile and dismantle its nuclear weapons program.
UP: Congressional concern we are being snookered by Iran.
DOWN: White House awareness we are being snookered by Iran.
UP: Utah GOP Sen. Mike Lee’s fundraising.
DOWN: Lee’s poll ratings.