Udall’s effort to woo women voters lagging--and so is his campaign

| |Friday, Oct. 24, 2014

Colorado Sen. Mark Udall has pushed hard to woo women voters, but a new Quinnipiac poll released Friday showed he’s only up 4 among women--and behind 5 overall to Republican Cory Gardner.

Will turned-off Latinos turn out for Democrats?

| |Friday, Oct. 24, 2014

Virginia Ortega could decide who wins Colorado’s Senate election.

In a Republican takeover, which Mitch McConnell would lead the Senate?

| |Friday, Oct. 24, 2014

Sen. Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., has nearly within his grasp the job he’s dreamed for decades of achieving, that of majority leader of the U.S. Senate.

For Florida senators, changes in leadership roles if GOP takes U.S. Senate

| |Friday, Oct. 24, 2014

The Republican Party is in a strong position to take over the U.S. Senate, a development that could have a big impact on the duties of Florida’s two senators: Bill Nelson and Marco Rubio.

Hagan and Tillis in a battle of 'extremes' in NC

| |Friday, Oct. 24, 2014

North Carolina's Senate race boils down to a battle of extremes. At least that's how Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan and Republican challenger Thom Tillis want voters to see it.

GOP candidates treading gingerly on climate change

| |Friday, Oct. 24, 2014

Republicans in competitive races are treading gingerly around climate change this campaign season, often saying they are not in a good position to make a judgment on the issue, then pivoting quickly to express concern for the environment, the economy or both.

Judge may enter Georgia voter registration dispute

| |Friday, Oct. 24, 2014

A Georgia state judge is weighing whether it's appropriate for him to intervene in a dispute over more than 50,000 voter registration records in one of the nation's most politically contested states.

Michaud raises $440,000 in race, LePage $271,000

|Friday, Oct. 24, 2014

Democratic candidate for governor Mike Michaud raised nearly $440,000 in the latest campaign finance reporting period, outpacing Republican Gov. Paul LePage, who raised $271,000 in their tight race.

Pesky? Effective? Campaign signs spread like weeds

| |Friday, Oct. 24, 2014

Pesky. Illegal. Effective?

Roberts touts backing in vote-rich Kansas county

|Friday, Oct. 24, 2014

Several dozen leaders in Johnson County are supporting U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts' re-election and are talking him up as a likely Agriculture Committee chairman if Republicans recapture a Senate majority.