UT-Sen: 57% Lee (R), 30% Granato (D) (Deseret News 10/25-28)

Dan Jones and Associates for the Deseret News 10/25-28/10; 1,206 likely voters, 3% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews Dan Jones release Utah 2010 Governor 63% Herbert (R), 29% Corroon (D) (chart) 2010 Senate 57% Lee (R), 30% Granato (D) (chart) Jump to comments From The Huffington Post

Byron Williams: Was visit to Dover just a Photo-Op after all?

Dear President Obama: I realize the timing of this letter may not be the best. You’ve been preoccupied with the midterm elections. But the anniversary since your visit to Dover Air Force Base to meet fallen soldiers as they returned home recently passed and I simply would like to inquire whether you have any plans […]

Family death for Hickenlooper

Film director George Hickenlooper, cousin to the Colo. candidate for governor, dies at 47 in Denver. Read the full story from Politico

California’s high-stakes elections go down to wire

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – It’s no coincidence that President Barack Obama and former President Bill Clinton visited California university campuses during the final weeks of the 2010 midterm election. Read the full story from Reuters

Russ Feingold’s last stand

He’s had a hard year in his home state, running the opposite of this year’s standard Dem campaign. Read the full story from Politico

It’s a strange election year when comedians call for reason and sanity

It’s a strange election year when comedians call for reason and sanity

In the shadow of the Capitol and the election, comedians Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert entertained a huge throng Saturday at a “sanity” rally poking fun at the nation’s ill-tempered politics, fear-mongers and doomsayers. “We live now in hard times,” Stewart said after all the shtick. “Not end times.” Part comedy show, part pep talk, […]