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Conservatives, bitter battles cause headaches for GOP in key Senate primaries
Mitt Romney 's loss at the Utah state party convention on Saturday is the latest example of an even bigger problem for Republicans – the conservative influence in key Senate primaries and the nasty fights that could hamper GOP attempts to have a strong majority in the upper chamber next year. The
The Note: A nation reels as mass shooting strikes Las Vegas
THE TAKE with ABC News’ Rick Klein This weekend would suggest that there is little or nothing exempt from the politics of division, as practiced by President Trump. Now comes a fresh test – the worst mass shooting in U.S. history , not to mention the Trump presidency , at a country-music festival
Senate Conservatives Fund: McConnell in 'extraordinary danger' after Moore win
On the heels of former Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore’s primary victory Tuesday, President of the Senate Conservatives Fund Ken Cuccinelli says Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and his leadership team are in “extraordinary danger” of losing their positions. The victory in Alabama
The Note: Debate Expectations: GOP Candidates Meet In Boulder
NOTABLES --FIGHT NIGHT IN COLORADO: The third GOP presidential debate, hosted by CNBC, takes place in Boulder, Colorado, tonight, ABC’s VERONICA STRACQUALURSI notes. This time, CNBC's Carly Quintanilla, Becky Quick and John Harwood will be grilling the GOP candidates on jobs, taxes, the deficit and
Why Cantor Got Canned
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES A ROUT IN RICHMOND: In an enormous political upset, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor lost his Republican primary in Virginia’s seventh congressional district last night to Dave Brat, an economics and ethics professor at Randolph-Macon College in ...
How Eric Cantor's Shocking Loss Changes Everything
What happened in Virginia’s 7th Congressional District Tuesday night amounted to a political earthquake, with shockwaves that will be felt across the national political landscape. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., fell to conservative challenger Dave Brat — and not just by a little. ...
5 Lessons Learned From Tuesday's Primaries
Six states held primaries on Tuesday — Arkansas, Georgia, Idaho, Kentucky, Oregon, and Pennsylvania — in what turned out to be a Super Tuesday “lite” of the 2014 midterm election cycle. Here are our top takeaways from the key contests: 1. The Tea Party is...
Obama Keeps Putin On The Pressure (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES HE SAID, HE SAID: President Obama warned Russian President Vladimir Putin by phone yesterday that his country’s intervention in the Crimean Peninsula is in violation of Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity, ABC’s MARY BRUCE reports. Obama ...
Why Is Christine O'Donnell Teasing Chris Christie?
We haven’t seen much of conservative activist Christine O’Donnell since she lost her U.S. Senate race in Delaware in 2010 after a shocking primary win. But we will always remember her ad from that year when she declared: “I am not a witch.” At the Conservative Political Action...
The Note's Must-Reads for Friday, March 7, 2014
The Note’s Must-Reads are a round-up of today’s political headlines and stories from ABC News and the top U.S. newspapers. Posted Monday through Friday right here at www.abcnews.com Compiled by ABC News’ Jayce Henderson, Will Cantine and Janine Elliot PRESIDENT OBAMA ABC News’ Mary Bruce: ”Oops...