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The Fix Archive: The Rising

The Rising: Josh Mandel, young powerhouse

Ohio's newest state treasurer is only 33. He's also a Marine who served two touts in Iraq, a lawyer, a two-term state legislator, a former city councilman and a prolific fundraiser. That's why even at his young age, Josh Mandel is being talked about as a potential challenger to Sen. Sherrod Brown (D) next year.

By Rachel Weiner  | March 4, 2011; 2:18 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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The Rising returns!

One of our favorite regular features on the Fix is "The Rising" (with apologies to Bruce Springsteen) -- where we spotlight lesser-known politicians who have "star" written all over them.

By Chris Cillizza  | January 4, 2011; 12:00 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Nominate your picks for "The Rising"

One of our favorite features on the Fix is called "The Rising" -- obvious Springsteen homage -- that aims to highlight some of the lesser known rising stars in politics.

By Chris Cillizza  | April 27, 2010; 10:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (43)
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Charlie Baker: Scott Brown, part deux?

Charlie Baker is the likely Republican nominee for governor in 2010. AP Photo/Josh Reynolds Sen. Scott Brown's (R) special election victory last month in Massachusetts was cast by many political operatives -- of both parties -- as a once-in-a-lifetime...

By Chris Cillizza  | February 4, 2010; 1:23 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (76)
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The Rising: Jack Markell, Risk-Taker

Most people didn't think Jack Markell would be the governor of Delaware. After all, he was running in a primary last year against the sitting lieutenant governor who had the endorsement of the outgoing two-term governor and the rest of the Democratic party establishment.

By Chris Cillizza  | December 10, 2009; 11:34 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (41)
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The Rising: Mike Beebe, Reluctant Star

In a world filled with mediocre politicians with outsized ambitions, Arkansas Gov. Mike Beebe is the exact opposite.

By Chris Cillizza  | November 23, 2009; 2:00 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (10)
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Older Entries in This Category »

The Rising: Strawn's Youth Movement in Iowa, Chris Cillizza , October 14, 2009
The Rising: Hillary Alumnus, Bloomberg Foil, Chris Cillizza , October 7, 2009
The Rising: Chris Doherty, Saving Scranton and 2010, Chris Cillizza , September 28, 2009
The Rising: Ideas Wanted!, Chris Cillizza , September 16, 2009
The Rising: Josh Penry's Case in Colorado, Chris Cillizza , September 9, 2009
Jim DeMint's Lonely Quest, Chris Cillizza , July 14, 2009
Portman's Insider Argument, Chris Cillizza , June 25, 2009
Steve Israel: A Door Closes, a Window Opens?, Chris Cillizza , June 1, 2009
Mitch Daniels: Republican Revolutionary , Chris Cillizza , May 20, 2009
John Ensign's Unapologetic Critique, Chris Cillizza , April 23, 2009
Jeb Bush's Policy Campaign, Chris Cillizza , April 15, 2009
Mitt Romney's Quiet Campaign, Chris Cillizza , April 7, 2009
The Rising: Jon Huntsman Jr., Chris Cillizza , December 9, 2008
 
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