Tagged: 2006

Ballot Access Blocked In Key Race

Talk about a monumental screw-up. It appears the Democrats may have a difficult time holding the Ohio 6th District because their star candidate couldn’t come up with a measley 50 signatures. Wow. I mean,...

Paul Can’t Hackett

The news in Ohio is that Paul Hackett has left the race for United States Senate. Saying that the party first coaxed him to run and then changed their minds and tried pushing him...

Chafee In Trouble

Okay, so Survey USA has done a nationwide survey of approval ratings for Senators. And the results aren’t all that great for Lincoln Chafee (Rino-RI). I single him out, because his results are interesting,...

Congress Won’t Easily Flip to the Dems

In an exception analysis, Thomas Schaller explains that there are plenty of competitive seats for the Democrats in blue-states – enough that a Dixie rebellion or a Western seachange a’la Colorado won’t be necessary...

In the Celeb-olitics Category…

In today’s Washington Post, there is speculation that a recent scout mission by actor Ben Affleck for real estate in Virginia might be a prelude to a run for the U.S. Senate. Oh, please....

Opposition Research Gone Wild!

The Washington Post reported this week that two staffers from the Democratic Senate Campaign Committee committed identify theft/fraud in the pursuit of opposition rearch on Lieutenant Governor Michael Steele (R-MD). Basically, these DSCC staffers...