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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...
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 ...
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...
The Note's Must-Reads for Monday, January 27, 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 Jordan Mazza STATE OF THE UNION The Wall...
A Lot More Conversation, a Little Less Action in 2014
Call it a crisis of confidence, but in recent years a pall has set in on Capitol Hill. No longer the place of grand bargains, Congress appears forever doomed to lurch from one crisis to another, the gridlock in the legislative engine threatening to explode all over both parties. Voters have
Of Messages And Metadata
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES OBAMA TO ANNOUNCE END OF NSA’S HOLDING METADATA: President Obama will order a transition today to end the so-called metadata program that collects and stores millions of phone records “as it currently exists,” but the revisions will “preserve the ...