Partial Vindication, So Far, for Christine O'Donnell
Lord knows I’ve uttered a critical word or two about Christine O’Donnell in the past. But as far back as December, I expressed doubt that anything significant would come from FBI and Federal Election Commission investigations into O&…
Get Ready For One More Round of 'I'm Not a Witch' Stories
It may not have won her the election, but Yale University’s associate librarian has deemed the opening line of Christine O’Donnell’s first television ad the most memorable quote of the year. She and Sarah Palin made the …
Can Tea Party Candidates Win Statewide in Swing States?
At some point, the question of GOP statewide candidates and the Tea Party style will have to be hashed out; Jonah touches on this a bit in the Corner in discussing Pete Spiliakos’s concept of “RightWorld Provincial.”
When Sharron …
Did Delawareans Just Endure the Worst-Moderated Debate Ever?
You can find my as-it-happened quick reactions during the Christine O’Donnell–Chris Coons debate on my Twitter feed.
If Delaware voters tuned in expecting a bubble-headed, wacky ditz to ramble about masturbation and Satanism, they probably wondered where …
Christine O'Donnell's Second Ad Debuts
I liked Christine O’Donnell’s opening ad line of “I’m not a witch,” for lumping all of the criticism of O’Donnell together and labeling it with the wackiest and most ridiculous one.
Here’s the follow-up, which . . . …
When Will O’Donnell Ads Arrive on Delaware Televisions?
On September 25, Christine O’Donnell Tweeted that her campaign had raised nearly $2.5 million since the primary, an astounding total.
We are a month away from Election Day, and so far, the O’Donnell campaign has yet to air …
Latest in Delaware: Coons 49, O'Donnell 40, Castle 5
We have our first sense of how a write-in bid by Mike Castle would impact Delaware’s Senate race.
Rasmussen polls Delaware likely voters and finds Castle only gets 5 percent, and that takes a chunk out of Democrat Chris Coons’…
Go, Mike Castle, Go! (Sort of.)
A reader plugged into Delaware Republican politics — definitely the Mike Castle side of the party, not the Christine O’Donnell side — offers this assessment:
O’Donnell’s chances of winning are enhanced if Castle mounts a write-in campaign.
The "M" in the Channel's Title May as Well Have Stood for That
There are about 80,000 cheap and easy jokes to be made after watching footage of a young Christine O’Donnell appear on an MTV program, “Sex in the 90s,” arguing that masturbation is morally wrong.
(She made this appearance a few …
Rasmussen: O'Donnell Begins General 11 Points Behind Coons
Rasmussen informs us this morning:
Democrat Chris Coons holds a double-digit lead over Republican hopeful Christine O’Donnell in the first Rasmussen Reports post-primary survey of the U.S. Senate race in Delaware.Coons earns 53% of the vote to …
After O'Donnell, Recalling that Forgotten, Fruitless Investigation of Steele
It is quite possible that absolutely nothing will come of the reported FBI investigation of Christine O’Donnell’s campaign finances. We have a recent, quite comparable example, in a neighboring state.
Back in spring of 2009, almost immediately …
Well Done: Christine O’Donnell’s Campaign Leaves $1 Million Unspent
Was it all a heist?
A candidate who had persistent financial problems pulls off a surprise upset in the primary, and the conservative grassroots open their wallets wide and often in order to help ensure the campaign’s competitiveness …
Today's Target for Campaign Help: GOP Senate Candidates.
A Long Island reader writes in, “We really need some up-front and easy-to-follow links for contributing to the campaigns of folks like Joe Miller, Carly Fiorina, Sharron Angle, and Christine O’Donnell, etc., etc. You’d think these …
And You Expected the Beatles Tune, Didn't You?
This is what I wanted to see from the Christine O’Donnell campaign:
The campaign is debuting a special site, CoonsTheTaxMan.com.
UPDATE: Many readers say they notice a subtle allusion to the infamous “Bed Intruder song” in the slogan, “…
The Once-Bearded Marxist Doesn't Want to Be Called a Liberal.
From the Jolt:
No, Really: This Christine O’Donnell Ad is Great.
Ask, and you shall receive; nearly three weeks after winning the primary, Christine O’Donnell’s campaign is up on the air in Delaware. As …
It's a One-on-One Race in Delaware
No write-in bid for Mike Castle.
His impact as a write-in candidate was looking pretty limited in that Rasmussen poll. But now Christine O’Donnell has to, for all extents and purposes, beat Chris Coons one-on-one.
Robert Stacy McCain recently …
Delaware Source: 50-50 Chance for Mike Castle Write-In Bid
One of my Delaware guys — very plugged into state Republican circles, closer to the Mike Castle fans than the Christine O’Donnell fans — sends me a bombshell:
I am hearing from a credible source that Castle’s …
How Many Delaware Undecideds Are Already Leaning O'Donnell?
One of my regulars looks at the two polls of Delaware’s Senate race since the primary — Rasmussen showing Democrat Chris Coons leading Republican Christine O’Donnell by 11 and Public Policy Polling showing him leading her by 16 — and …
In a Delaware Minute, Everything Can Change
Will the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee have to commit funds to help Chris Coons overcome his . . . (chuckle, giggle) imminent cash-on-hand disadvantage?
Chris Coons’s cash on hand, as of August 25: $944,230.
As of this writing, Christine O’Donnell appears to have …
Doesn't Chris Coons' Lead Seem a Little . . . Small?
A reader writes in:
Sir, I hope you will mention that O’Donnell is down sixteen points down in the latest PPP poll. Hot Air seems to be blacking out this detail. You have been a stand-up guy on this …