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Karl Rove Thinks GOP Senate Takeover Is 'Highly Likely'
"With 14 seats in play on the Democratic side and a couple of seats in play potentially on the Republican side, I think it's highly likely that Republicans pick up the majority," he said on "Fox News Sunday."
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Sat Mar 15, 2014
Christian Science Monitor
Why 'stand your ground' bill isn't a sure thing in red state Georgia
Capitol police clear protesters from the office of Sen. Jesse Stone, Feb. 10, 2014, in Atlanta.
Fri Mar 14, 2014
The Macon Telegraph
Political notebook: Cue the feedback
When the GOP faithful gathered in Macon to hear the primary candidates for U.S. Senate last week, juggling nine microphones presented problems for the sound man.
Republicans Burr, Deal split on GOP's Emergency Room plan
A hearing this week before the Senate Subcommittee on Primary Health and Aging shows what happens when Republican obstruction of the Affordable Care Act moves from the ridiculous to the sublime.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
SB 167: It Was Never About Common Core
Now that SB 167 has died in committee, let's clear the air about a few misconceptions regarding SB 167.
GA-Sen: Phil Gingrey (R) Optimistically Visits Senate: "Just Measuring The Drapes"
Phil Gingrey paid a visit to the Senate on Thursday, checking out the chamber he hopes will be his new home starting next year.
The Modesto Bee
Congress heeds dying Va. girl's call on research
This week, Congress passed legislation named after her that directs more spending for pediatric cancer and other childhood disorders.
National Public Radio
Congress Heeds Dying Va. Girl's Call On Research
Two weeks before she died from brain cancer last October, tiny 10-year-old Gabriella Miller of Leesburg, Va., delivered a message on YouTube to Congress: "Stop talking and start doing."
The mid-term elections: Can the Republicans win the Senate?
THE Grand Old Party is in a fighting mood. On March 11th David Jolly, a Florida Republican, won a special election to the House of Representatives by relentlessly bashing Obamacare.
Morning Reads for March 13th, 2014
Atlanta's biggest electronic music group, STS9, covers this Outkast classic. Jazz meets hip-hop for a toe-tappin' good time.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Georgia Rep. Paul Broun's statement on Enforce the Law Act
Rep. Paul Ryan criticized President Barack Obama Sunday for issuing executive orders on major issues like health care rather than going through Congress, arguing that it was leading to an "increasingly lawless presidency."
Club for Growth disses Joe Miller in Alaska but makes common cause with D.C. Republicans
On Tuesday, when Club for Growth chief Chris Chocola teased that his organization would be issuing a new Senate endorsement, we crossed our fingers for Georgia crazy-man Paul Broun.
GA-SEN: Meet Dem Candidate Branko Radulovacki at Bulloch County Dems Meeting March 15 in Statesboro
Rep. Paul Broun: Abortions have killed more black babies than any other babies. And yes, I voted against the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009 Rep. Phil Gingrey: I'm against use of federal funds For Planned Parenthood and voted against Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Georgia's political scorecard for 2014 was filled out last week as hundreds of hopeful candidates dropped by the Capitol to fill out the paperwork that places their names on the May 20 primary election ballot.
Campaign Overnight: Scott Brown's battle cry - or crying wolf?
Former Massachusetts Sen. Scott Brown is the last holdout candidate who could significantly shake up the Senate map in 2014 with his decision on whether to enter the New Hampshire Senate race.
The Washington Monthly
Day's End and Night Watch
Nothing like a boffo poll for Paul Broun to end the day in hope and fear for this Georgia Cracker.
The Huffington Post
Darrell Issa's Committee Pulls Panned Census Bill From Agenda
The California Republican apparently thought better of proceeding with a census bill on Wednesday that had been panned as a bad idea by experts called by his own committee.
Election Day in Florida 13TH-Final polling shows tight race-House ...
GAME TIME IN FLORIDA'S 13TH DISTRICT: The race everyone has been calling a national bellwether for 2014 is finally here: voters will cast their ballots today in the late Rep. C.W. Bill Young's district, bringing the battle between Democrat Alex Sink and Republican David Jolly to a close.
Broun to host 'Coffee With Your Congressman' later this month in Greensboro
Georgia Republican Congressman Paul Broun, who represents a swath of eastern central Georgia including much of the Athens area, will host one of his regular "Coffee with your Congressman" events in Greene County on March 24. The event, open to the public, is scheduled to begin at 8 a.m. at the Greene County Farm Bureau, 1570 S. Main St. in ... (more)
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Radical Ideas Emerge in Race for Ga. Senate Seat
The race to fill the seat being vacated by two-term GOP Sen. Saxby Chambliss has veered right of right, prompting fear in some Republicans that the party risks losing in the general election, according to The Wall Street Journal.