Network News

X My Profile
View More Activity
About Chris Cillizza  |  On Twitter: The Fix and The Hyper Fix  |  On Facebook  |  On YouTube  |  RSS Feeds RSS Feed

The Fix: April 2, 2006 - April 8, 2006

The Friday Line: 21 Months to Iowa...

In the last month we've seen Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) make nice with conservative preacher Jerry Falwell, Sen. Russ Feingold (D-Wisc.) call for the censure of President Bush and Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney (R) lead an effort to provide health...

By Chris Cillizza  |  April 7, 2006; 7:22 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (149)
Categories:  Eye on 2008 , The Line  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Mary Matalin Joins Team Allen

Sen. George Allen (R-Va.) has signed Mary Matalin to serve as treasurer of a committee designed to raise money for his 2006 reelection race and Virginia's Republican Party. Allen lands serious talent with the addition of Mary Matalin to his...

By Chris Cillizza  |  April 6, 2006; 5:13 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Eye on 2008 , Senate  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

527 Reform Could Boost Party Committees

Lost amid the focus on legislation passed by the House on Wednesday to regulate soft-money "527" organizations is a provision in the bill that would lift the current caps on party committees' coordinated contributions to campaigns. Under the legislation, national...

By Chris Cillizza  |  April 6, 2006; 2:43 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  House , Senate  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Texas 22: Lampson Pushes Special Election For DeLay's Seat

As state and national Republicans continue to debate whether a special election should be held to fill the remaining months of Rep. Tom DeLay's (R) term, in the 22nd District, former Democratic Rep. Nick Lampson is making clear where he...

By Chris Cillizza  |  April 6, 2006; 11:56 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  House  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

House: Will Rep. Ney Follow DeLay's Lead?

Tom DeLay's decision to resign from Congress rather than risk his (and his party's) political future at the ballot box has stoked talk that embattled Ohio Republican Rep. Bob Ney will follow his colleague's lead. Rep. Bob Ney opens his...

By Chris Cillizza  |  April 6, 2006; 8:15 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  House  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Chatting With The Fix: S.D. House, Md. Gov., Kerry on the War and More

This morning I took part in a great online chat on washingtonpost.com. More questions came in than I've ever had before, so I thought we could use The Fix to answer a few more: Washington, D.C.: Is the fact that...

By Chris Cillizza  |  April 5, 2006; 5:01 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Fix Notes  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Democrats Keep Up Security Push

Update, 5 p.m. ET: As an astute observer pointed out to us this afternoon, the Democratic National Committee is also working to neutralize the traditional Democratic disadvantage on security issues. Today, the DNC unveiled the Democratic National Veterans and Military...

By Chris Cillizza  |  April 5, 2006; 1:43 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Democratic Party , House , Senate  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Parsing the Polls: Dems Retain Slim Shot at Picking Up DeLay's Seat

At the start of 2006, The Fix dedicated an entire Parsing the Polls entry to the question of whether Rep. Tom DeLay (R-Texas) could win a twelfth term in November. Former Rep. Nick Lampson's race for the 22nd District got...

By Chris Cillizza  |  April 5, 2006; 8:34 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  House , Parsing the Polls  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Fla. Senate: Is There a GOP Alternative to Harris?

As Rep. Katherine Harris's (R) Senate campaign continues to disintegrate, Republicans are divided over whether they need to find someone to challenge her in the Sept. 5 primary. Memories of 2000 ... Democrats would love for Republicans to nominate Rep....

By Chris Cillizza  |  April 4, 2006; 4:50 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Senate  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

House: Both Sides Spin the DeLay News

As the news of Rep. Tom DeLay's plans to resign from Congress rippled through official Washington today, both parties sought to cast it as a win. Tom DeLay smiles during a March 21 news conference in Houston. Will his departure...

By Chris Cillizza  |  April 4, 2006; 12:30 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  House  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

House: Tom DeLay To Resign

Big news Monday night in Washington. The Post's Jonathan Weisman and I are reporting that former House Majority Leader Tom DeLay has decided to resign from his Texas congressional seat rather than stand for reelection in the fall. DeLay began...

By Chris Cillizza  |  April 3, 2006; 11:37 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  House  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Evan Bayh: Betting on Democrats' Minds, Not Hearts

Indiana's junior senator is nothing if not thoughtful. Bayh is laying the groundwork for a 2008 White House run. Above, Bayh, center, talks with members of New Hampshire Young Democrats before an address on Sunday, March 26 2006, in Portsmouth,...

By Chris Cillizza  |  April 3, 2006; 12:24 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Eye on 2008 , Insider Interview  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Video: Excerpts From the Evan Bayh Interview

Click the video player below to watch an excerpt from The Fix's interview with Sen. Evan Bayh (D-Ind.). You can also subscribe to The Fix's podcast to receive future Insider Interviews and analysis from Chris Cillizza: Audio Podcast: XML |...

By washingtonpost.com Editors  |  April 2, 2006; 10:34 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Eye on 2008 , Insider Interview  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

 
RSS Feed
Subscribe to The Post

© 2010 The Washington Post Company