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Election Results 2010 LIVE

Keep up with the official midterm election results as they come in on Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010, right here with our Election Results Live blog. We’ll update this blog as races are called and provide insights and analysis from around the country as the night develops. While reading the latest here, you can also follow […]

Michael Winship: Restore Sanity: A Report from Waaaay in the Back

Mistakes were made. “Let’s face it,” a fellow rallygoer admitted. “We committed several tactical errors this morning.” As you may have heard, the worst part of Saturday’s Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear in Washington, DC, was getting there. We probably should have gotten up earlier. A lot earlier. Arriving at the Metro station nearest […]

Bill Clinton’s Mission To Save The Democratic Senate (PHOTOS)

Election day could be a nightmare for Democrats — they’ve known as much for a while. The party, looking quite likely to cede majority control of the House to Republicans, did its best to deploy all of its biggest weapons to help administer last-minute aid to key races around the nation. Former President Bill Clinton […]

Election Predictions 2010: Politicians & Pundits Weigh In

The 2010 midterm elections are here, and most expect Republicans to make big gains in both chambers of Congress. While prevailing opinion holds that the GOP will take over the House of Representatives, there are some dissenters among national politicians. The Senate outlook is even more messy, but it is generally accepted that Republicans face […]

Bill Clinton appears with Meek at Orlando rally

A week after former president Bill Clinton reportedly urged Rep. Kendrick B. Meek to withdraw from the Florida Senate race for the good of the Democratic Party, Clinton appeared beside his friend and protégé to rally the faithful on election eve in Orlando. Read the full story from The Washington Post”

Prudential Life Insurance Accounts ‘Unlawful,’ American Legion Tells Court

The American Legion, the largest U.S. veterans’ service organization, told a judge that Prudential Financial Inc.’s practice of collecting interest on unpaid veterans’ life-insurance benefits is “unlawful and dishonest.” The American Legion, which has 2.5 million members in almost 14,000 posts worldwide, today asked permission to file a legal brief supporting a pending case in […]

Illinois Senate Race: Alexi Giannoulias & Mark Kirk Enter Eleventh Hour

Barack Obama was in Chicago over the weekend, helping to rally support for Democratic Senate candidate Alexi Giannoulias, who is vying for the president’s former seat. It’s not the first time Obama has turned his attention to hometown politics. He’s made two other campaign appearances for the Democrat — Vice President Joe Biden has been […]