As national analysts say the odds are increasingly against them, Democratic senators and senior operatives remain optimistic the partys most vulnerable incumbents can survive stiff re-election challenges, even in red states where the presidents popularity is sunk.
The latest television spot from Alison Lundergan Grimes shows her skeet shooting on a farm as part of the Senate nominees attempt to create distance with an unpopular president in the midterms.
Two new polls showed a duo of House Democrats trailing in competitive races in upstate New York.
For most of the country, this Octobers television airwaves are filled with two things baseball and politics and the two rarely mix.
By the time Massachusetts Rep. John F. Tierney knew he had a real primary race on his hands, it was too late.
Earlier this year, House Republicans had twelve potential problems that stood in the way of extending their majority.
BOULDER, Colo. Long a flashpoint in the culture wars, marijuanas growing legitimacy hasnt yet turned it into a political weapon, even in the marquee races in the first state to legalize the drug.
Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., blasted a mailer from a group supporting Rep. Bruce Braley, D-Iowa, for a disgusting attack on Republican Joni Ernsts military service.
A new poll shows Rep. Bruce Braley, a Democrat, has opened up a lead over his Republican opponent Joni Ernst in the battle for Iowas open Senate seat.
New Hampshires most famous Republican chicken is free.
The National Republican Congressional Committee announced Monday nine more candidates had achieved Young Gun status, the top tier of their candidate recruitment and training program.
Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts is in for a tough battle this fall. But in the Republicans first public appearance with the candidate that has put his re-election in jeopardy, Roberts made clear hes not only running against independent Greg Orman hes running against Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid.
Welcome to the general election: Labor Day has passed, nearly every primary has finished, and Roll Call has revised its monthly list of the 10 most vulnerable House members.
DU QUOIN, Ill. With more than 19 years under his belt as an Illinois legislator, state Rep. Mike Bost has seen it all on the campaign trail.
Arizona state Speaker Andy Tobin will take on Democratic Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick after his closest GOP primary opponent conceded the race Tuesday.
Any questions about whether the Affordable Care Act would still play a central role in Republican messaging against Democratic incumbents this cycle have been answered at least in Arkansas.
California Gov. Jerry Brown has stepped in to one of the most competitive and aggressive Democratic races of the cycle.
Sen. Ted Cruz is stumping for congressional hopeful Marilinda Garcia this weekend, just ahead of New Hampshires Republican primaries next week.
Embattled Rep. Michael G. Grimm, the New York Republican facing a litany of federal indictments on tax evasion charges, will not face a jury until after the November midterms a federal judge said Tuesday welcome news for one of this cycles most endangered incumbents.
Jesse Benton, who had worked as the campaign manager for Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnells re-election bid, said Friday he would resign.
RINDGE, N.H. The total Hispanic population in the sprawling 2nd District hovers just above 3 percent, making it one of the least diverse House districts in the country. But Granite State Republicans could nominate a young Latina with star potential whos already earned plaudits from national conservatives.
The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee released a new TV ad in Arkansas Thursday that continues a theme of portraying Republican Rep. Tom Cotton as someone voters cant trust.
North Carolina Republican Thom Tillis is going up with a new ad Tuesday to combat Democratic ads attacking him for cuts to education.
Aurora, Colo. | Outside the Cinema Latino as he campaigned against Rep. Mike Coffman, Democratic House hopeful Andrew Romanoff outlines his strategy for winning over Hispanic voters critical to his chances in the Nov. 4 contest.
The GOP primary remained too close to call Wednesday morning in the race to challenge vulnerable Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick, a Democrat, in Arizonas 1st District.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. Freshman Rep. Rodney Davis entered the midterms as one of the most vulnerable Republicans on the map.
LOUDON, N.H. | Will the 2014 midterms prove the death-knell for the traditional New Hampshire town hall?
Rep. Scott DesJarlais has officially won his primary, barely squeaking past state Sen. Jim Tracy, who conceded Monday after more than two tense weeks following Tennessees Republican primary in the 4th District.