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Alexis Levinson


Alexis Levinson covers Senate campaigns for Roll Call. Prior to that, she spent three and a half years as a political reporter at The Daily Caller, after graduating from Princeton University with a degree in Comparative Literature. She competes in triathlons and has a deep and abiding fear of pigeons.

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Congressman 'Very Interested' in David Vitter's Senate Seat

Dec. 10, 2014

Rep. John Fleming, R-La., is “very interested” in running for Senate in 2016 if Republican Sen. David Vitter is elected governor next year.

House Conservative Faces Primary Peril in 2016

Dec. 9, 2014

One of the House’s top troublemakers could be in trouble in 2016.

Louisiana Runoff Results: Mary Landrieu Loses

Dec. 6, 2014

Updated 3:23 a.m. | Republicans capped their Senate sweep Saturday night, when Rep. Bill Cassidy, R-La., defeated Sen. Mary L. Landrieu, D-La., in a Senate runoff.

3 Things to Know About the Louisiana Runoff

Dec. 5, 2014

If you haven’t been paying attention to the Louisiana Senate runoff, we don’t blame you. The race between Democratic Sen. Mary L. Landrieu and Republican Rep. Bill Cassidy could have been a defining contest that determined which party held a majority in the Senate.

Congressman Considering Rob Portman Challenge in 2016

Dec. 3, 2014

Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan said he is considering a challenge to Republican Sen. Rob Portman in 2016.

Rand Paul Adviser Talks 2016 Plans

Dec. 2, 2014

Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., announced Tuesday he will seek re-election to the Senate, while weighing a run for president as well.

Congressman to Consider John McCain Primary Challenge

Nov. 20, 2014

Rep. David Schweikert, R-Ariz., plans to keep his options open for 2016, saying he would consider future runs — including a primary challenge to Sen. John McCain — after the holidays.

Huelskamp Open to Moran Primary Challenge

Nov. 19, 2014

Rep. Tim Huelskamp, R-Kan., is not ruling out a primary challenge to Sen. Jerry Moran, R-Kan., in 2016.

Jon Tester Named DSCC Chairman

Nov. 13, 2014

Montana Sen. Jon Tester was appointed chairman of the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee for the 2016 cycle.

How Thom Tillis Defeated One of 2014's Best Campaigns

Nov. 13, 2014

It’s rare a losing campaign has no regrets. But to the last person, Democrats involved in Sen. Kay Hagan’s re-election say they would not have done anything differently.

The Best Congressional Campaigns of 2014

Nov. 10, 2014

As a national Republican wave crested on Election Day, there were several campaigns in both parties that stood out as outstanding operations.

Ed Gillespie Concedes Virginia Senate Race to Mark Warner

Nov. 7, 2014

Update 2:03 p.m. | Republican Ed Gillespie conceded the Virginia Senate race Friday, declining to contest Democratic Sen. Mark Warner’s tight lead.

Republicans Sweep the Senate (Updated)

Nov. 4, 2014

Updated Nov. 5, 7:23 a.m. | Republicans swept the Senate races Tuesday night, and come January, they will control the chamber for the first time in eight years.

Counties to Watch in 5 Key Senate Races

Nov. 4, 2014

Control of the Senate comes down to just a few states, with Republicans in a position to pick up the necessary net six seats to win the majority.

Final Rankings: The 10 Most Vulnerable Senators

Nov. 1, 2014

Roll Call’s final ranking of the most vulnerable senators doesn’t vary much from previous versions — the result of an unfavorable national climate for Democrats that has failed to improve.

Early Voting Update in Four Senate Races

Oct. 31, 2014

Early voting is playing a crucial role in several of the cycle’s most contested races for the Senate, where control hangs in the balance ahead of Tuesday’s midterm elections.

North Carolina Campaigns Prepare for Potential Recount

Oct. 30, 2014

The competitive North Carolina Senate race will cost more than $100 million by Election Day, and that price tag could climb further as both parties prepare to spend even more if the race becomes too close to call.

Where GOP White House Hopefuls Stumped in 2014 (Chart)

Oct. 30, 2014

When the myriad Republican presidential contenders start campaigning for 2016, their journeys might not look much different from this cycle.

New DSCC Ad Renews Education Attacks on Thom Tillis

Oct. 28, 2014

The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee is up with a new ad Tuesday attacking Republican Thom Tillis on education.

New Ad Attacks Joni Ernst on Education

Oct. 28, 2014

The National Education Association will start airing a new ad Tuesday attacking Joni Ernst on education.

New DSCC Ad Hits Scott Brown on Medicare

Oct. 27, 2014

The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee is releasing a new ad Monday in New Hampshire targeting former Sen. Scott P. Brown on Medicare.

10 Moments That Won or Lost Senate Control

Oct. 27, 2014

The 2014 battle for the Senate has featured a few candidate bumbles and some colorful characters.

DSCC Raises $6.5 Million in Early October

Oct. 24, 2014

In the first two weeks of October, the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee edged the National Republican Senatorial Committee in fundraising, taking in $6.5 million to the NRSC’s $6.1 million.

Internal Poll Shows Kansas Republican With 12-Point Lead

Oct. 22, 2014

A new poll from Rep. Lynn Jenkins’ campaign shows the Republican with a 12-point lead over her Democratic opponent.

Senate Races 2014: Why Michigan Never Became Iowa

Oct. 22, 2014

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