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The Fix: September 5, 2010 - September 11, 2010

Afternoon Fix: Obama doubles down on economic agenda; Shumlin wins Dem nod for Vermont governor

Afternoon Fix: Obama doubles down on economic agenda; Shumlin wins Dem nod for Vermont governor

By Aaron Blake  | September 10, 2010; 5:10 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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"Worst Week in Washington" Winner: Twitter!

Twitter had the "Worst Week in Washington".

By Chris Cillizza  | September 10, 2010; 3:30 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Daily Fix Poll: Will President Obama's tough language toward Republicans pay off?

President Obama turned his fire on congressional Republicans at his press conference today, chastising them for holding up legislation that would help small businesses and painting them as responsible for the country's dire economic straits.

By Felicia Sonmez  | September 10, 2010; 2:00 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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The Fix 50: The Battle for House control

The Fix looks at the top 50 races likely to switch party control in the fall

By Chris Cillizza  | September 10, 2010; 10:56 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  The Line  
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Sarah Palin endorses Christine O'Donnell: Will it matter?

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin's last-minute endorsement of Christine O'Donnell's Delaware Senate primary race against establishment favorite and Rep. Mike Castle drew scads of press coverage.

By Chris Cillizza  | September 10, 2010; 6:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Morning Fix  
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Afternoon Fix: Obama to hold series of 2010 rallies, Palin endorses O'Donnell

The political news you missed from the day that was.

By Aaron Blake  | September 9, 2010; 5:13 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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The last Tea Party test: New Hampshire

Can Ovide Lamontagne use his tea party support to pull an upset in Tuesday's New Hampshire Senate primary?

By Aaron Blake  | September 9, 2010; 2:30 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Senate  
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Daily Fix Poll: Who will be the star of the Senate class of 2010?

By Felicia Sonmez Every cycle produces its new stars in the Senate. In 1998, it was Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.), a New York City-based congressman who ousted three-term incumbent Sen. Al D'Amato (R) and went on to star as chairman...

By Felicia Sonmez  | September 9, 2010; 1:00 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Daily Fix Poll, Senate  
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David Vitter, Bobby Jindal and the Fix Endorsement Hierarchy

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal has resisted endorsing Sen. David Vitter. Where does that move fit in the Fix Endorsement Hierarchy?

By Chris Cillizza  | September 9, 2010; 11:33 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Fix Endorsement Hierarchy  
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"Worst Week in Washington": The Nominations!

Nominate your pick for the person, place or thing that had the "Worst Week in Washington" this week.

By Chris Cillizza  | September 9, 2010; 10:10 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Republican Governors Association moves $500,000 to New Mexico

The Republican Governors Association has donated $500,000 to Dona Ana County District Attorney Susana Martinez's gubernatorial campaign in New Mexico in recent days, the latest sign that national GOP strategists believe that they have a genuine pickup opportunity in the Land of Enchantment.

By Chris Cillizza  | September 9, 2010; 7:25 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Afternoon Fix: Obama says GOP holding tax cuts 'hostage,' Santorum to back Ayotte

Obama says GOP holding tax cuts 'hostage,' Santorum to back Ayotte

By Aaron Blake  | September 8, 2010; 5:30 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Rahm's required rapid-fire decision on Chicago mayoral bid

White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel has said nothing publicly about his interest (or lack thereof) in a bid for the now-open Chicago mayor's office in 2011 but a series of timing issues are likely to force him to make a decision sooner rather than later.

By Chris Cillizza  | September 8, 2010; 3:37 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  White House  
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Sharron Angle: Harry Reid is responsible for economic decline

Former state Assemblywoman Sharron Angle (R) took aim today at an assertion by her rival in Nevada's Senate race, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, that he is not to blame for the country's economic woes.

By Felicia Sonmez  | September 8, 2010; 3:00 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Daily Fix Poll: Who will be the next Rahm?

Who should President Obama choose as his next chief of staff if Rahm Emanuel decides to run for mayor of Chicago?

By Felicia Sonmez  | September 8, 2010; 2:00 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Examining the Gallup generic ballot question

The Fix explains why Gallup's numbers on generic vote for Congress have fluctuated so wildly of late.

By Chris Cillizza  | September 8, 2010; 12:44 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  House  
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Local vs national: Two views of the 2010 election

Local and national polls disagree about the direction the 2010 midterm election will take. Which is right?

By Chris Cillizza  | September 8, 2010; 10:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Battlegrounds, Democratic Party, Economy Watch, House, Republican Party  
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Alexi Giannoulias goes up with Obama ad in Illinois

Illinois state Treasurer Alexi Giannoulias is launching a new ad tomorrow that features an extended endorsement from President Barack Obama

By Chris Cillizza  | September 8, 2010; 6:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Afternoon Fix: Chicago Mayor Daley won't seek reelection, all eyes on Rahm

Afternoon Fix: Chicago Mayor Daley won't seek reelection, all eyes on Rahm

By Aaron Blake  | September 7, 2010; 5:30 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Harry Reid: "I had nothing to do with" bad economy

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, facing a tough re-election bid in one of the states hardest hit by the recession, said today that the economic downturn was not his fault.

By Felicia Sonmez  | September 7, 2010; 5:00 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley to retire, speculation swirls around Rahm Emanuel candidacy

Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley's surprise announcement today that he would not seek a seventh term in 2011 immediately set off speculation that White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel would enter the race.

By Chris Cillizza  | September 7, 2010; 3:43 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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The top eight redistricting battles of 2010

The top eight redistricting battles of 2010

By Aaron Blake  | September 7, 2010; 2:00 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Battlegrounds, Governors  
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Daily Fix Poll: What's the most likely leadership scenario for Congress?

Will the House flip control? And the Senate? Neither? Both?

By Felicia Sonmez  | September 7, 2010; 12:56 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Ohio Senate race moves to 'Lean Republican'

With Labor Day is behind us and the final sprint to the 2010 midterm election begun in earnest, we are moving the Ohio Senate race from "toss up" to "lean Republican".

By Chris Cillizza  | September 7, 2010; 11:26 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Senate  
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Stu Rothenberg predicts 37-42 House seat gain for GOP

For the second time in as many weeks, a top House handicapper is predicting the possibility that Republicans will regain the majority even as a new Washington Post/ABC News poll points to a deteriorating national political environment for Democrats.

By Chris Cillizza  | September 7, 2010; 6:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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