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The Fix: July 23, 2006 - July 29, 2006

The Friday Presidential Line: The Next 5

Every time we put together a list of the five Democrats and five Republican most likely to win the 2008 presidential nomination, a number of commenters and emailers ask why a certain candidate didn't make the cut. So, since regular...

By Chris Cillizza  |  July 28, 2006; 6:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  The Line  
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2008: The Case Against Barack Obama

A post filed earlier this week made the argument that Sen. Barack Obama of Illinois should seek the Democratic presidential nomination in 2008. Today, The Fix makes the counter argument: Given that Barack Obama has the advantage of youth, should...

By Chris Cillizza  |  July 27, 2006; 6:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Democratic Party , Eye on 2008  
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John McCain's Blogger

Washington Post media reporter Howard Kurtz filed a dispatch for The Fix on the news that Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) has inked a well-known conservative blogger to aid his efforts. Blogger Patrick Hynes, a New Hampshire political consultant, has been...

By Chris Cillizza  |  July 26, 2006; 6:12 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Eye on 2008  
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Oklahoma: It'll Be Henry vs. Istook in Gov. Race

Oklahoma voters went to the polls yesterday to select nominees for governor and for the open 5th district congressional race, along with as a variety of downballot offices. The highest-profile contest was for the Republican gubernatorial nomination, which was won...

By Chris Cillizza  |  July 26, 2006; 2:30 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Governors , House  
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Speaking of the Clintons...

Continuing with today's Clinton theme, The Fix just got word of a fundraiser that Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton hosted a few weeks back to benefit the Democratic National Committee. The event took place at the Clintons' D.C. home (known among...

By Chris Cillizza  |  July 26, 2006; 12:20 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Eye on 2008  
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Parsing the Polls on Bill and Hillary Clinton

What would we do without the Clintons? No two figures have so captivated the public's interest over the past decade than the former president and first lady, a.k.a. the junior senator from New York. The former first couple have had...

By Chris Cillizza  |  July 26, 2006; 6:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Eye on 2008 , Parsing the Polls  
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The Fix Talks Back: Bellwether Project, Lieberman and More

To kick off the joint Washington Post/washingtonpost.com Bellwether Project, politics editor John F. Harris and I hosted a live online chat yesterday to field readers' questions. We weren't able to get to all of the questions, so I plucked a...

By Chris Cillizza  |  July 25, 2006; 4:26 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  House , Senate  
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2008: The Case for Barack Obama

At this time two years ago Barack Obama was not yet a household name. He had won the Illinois Democratic Senate nomination in a romp but had yet to deliver his keynote address at the 2004 Democratic convention -- a...

By Chris Cillizza  |  July 25, 2006; 7:35 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Democratic Party , Eye on 2008  
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And the Winners Are: Clinton, Edwards and Nevada

Democrats' effort to bring more geographic and racial diversity to the presidential nomination process took a large step forward over the weekend, with a key party committee approving the addition of two states to the first weeks of the 2008...

By Chris Cillizza  |  July 24, 2006; 3:24 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Democratic Party , Eye on 2008  
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Insider Interview: Third Way's Matt Bennett

The lasting image of the 1988 presidential race is of Massachusetts Gov. Michael Dukakis (D) riding on top of a military tank clad awkwardly in a too-big helmet and jumpsuit. Bennett says Democrats "have got to win not just a...

By Chris Cillizza  |  July 24, 2006; 8:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Democratic Party , Insider Interview  
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Election 2006: The Bellwether Project

Monday marks the unveiling of the Bellwether Project, a joint effort by The Washington Post and washingtonpost.com. The Bellwether Project frames the upcoming midterm elections around eight central questions, listing the House and Senate races that best illustrate those questions....

By Chris Cillizza  |  July 23, 2006; 10:39 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  House , Senate  
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