UP: Bipartisan support for a free and democratic Ukraine.
DOWN: Awarding the Olympic games to despotic regimes.
UP: A possible title change for the senior senator from Kentucky: “Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.”
DOWN: Number of Democrats running on Obamacare.
UP: GOP animosity toward Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.)
DOWN: Importance of stunts like the shutdown and debt ceiling cloture vote.
UP: Worry the Iran deal will be the beginning of “containment.”
DOWN: Israeli confidence the Jewish state can avoid using military force to disarm Iran.
UP: “Hillary Clinton was the greatest secretary of state ever.”
DOWN: “Hillary Clinton was constantly overridden by the White House.”
UP: Mainstream Republican senators.
DOWN: Senate Conservatives Fund favorite right-wing challengers.
DOWN: Democrats playing the Mediscare game.
UP: White House proposed spending.
DOWN: Obama’s concern about entitlement reform.
UP: The lame duck presidency — for almost 3 more years.
DOWN: Immigration reform.
UP: Cost of Obamacare if millions of young people don’t sign up quickly.
DOWN: Meeting the Obamacare enrollment goal.