UP: The John McCain wing of the GOP.

DOWN: The Rand Paul wing of the GOP.

President Barack Obama shakes hands with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas during their meeting in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Monday, March 17, 2014. President Barack Obama said a Mideast peace solution remains elusive but he's hoping to see progress in coming days and weeks. Obama spoke as he sat down Monday with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to discuss the path forward. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) President Obama and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas during a meeting in the Oval Office earlier this month. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais/Associated Press)

UP: Insurance premium prices.

DOWN: Dems running on Obamacare.

UP: Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder’s record.

DOWN: Michigan’s same-sex marriage ban.

UP: Democrats now concerned about Russia and U.S. passivity.

DOWN: Democrats’ unity on energy policy.

UP: Hours of coverage on missing Malaysia airliner.

DOWN: Informative coverage of missing Malaysia airliner.

UP: Voter ID laws.

DOWN: Democratic enthusiasm about the 2014 election.

UP: Monica Wehby’s Senate campaign in Oregon.

DOWN: Oregon’s Obamacare Web site.

UP: President Obama’s appearances in non-news media.

DOWN: Obama White House transparency to real news organizations.

UP: Being on Vladimir Putin’s sanctions list.

DOWN: Being on Obama’s foreign policy team.

UP: Obama’s criticism of Israel.

DOWN: Palestinians’ willingness to recognize the Jewish state.