The Post-Akin GOP Outlook for the Senate . . . Doesn’t Look That Bad!
Argh. What are the National Republican Senatorial Committee, and grassroots Republicans and conservatives, supposed to do, now that Todd Akin has exponentially complicated the effort to defeat Sen. Claire McCaskill in Missouri, and win the three (or four, if Romney …
The Messy Free-for-All in Nevada’s 2nd District
Over on the home page, I take a look at the free-for-all that is emerging in the special House election scheduled for September 13 in Nevada’s 2nd congressional district. (Rep. Dean Heller, the former incumbent, is now a U.S. …
Report: Heller’s Running for Senate in Nevada
This is not surprising, but former NRO Battle ’10 contributor Elizabeth Crum is reporting that Rep. Dean Heller of Nevada will indeed run for Senate, as many expected.
As mentioned earlier, Heller is a former stockbroker, a two-term member of …
This Nevada Primary Challenge Might Raise Some Hell-er
Help us, Congressman Heller. You’re our only hope . . . to avoid risking a Senate seat on a deeply flawed incumbent Republican in a state certain to get enormous attention in the presidential race!
According to the Las Vegas Sun, Rep. …
Early Voting Gives GOP 15,000 Vote Edge in Nevada
Meanwhile, in the other special election today, Nevadans go to the polls to select a congressman to replace Dean Heller, who was appointed to the U.S. Senate earlier this year. Polls are open until 7 p.m. local time, and …
U.S.S. Cole Commander Running for House in Nevada
Republicans have a new candidate in Nevada’s 2nd congressional district who’s seen much tougher times than a hotly contested House race in a swing state.
Kirk Lippold, a Carson City resident and former U.S. Naval warship Commander, …
Senator Ensign to Announce . . . Retirement.
We may see another open Senate seat soon:
Nevada Sen. John Ensign is scheduled to announce plans on what his office is calling his “political future” Monday in Las Vegas.The GOP lawmaker has been embroiled in controversy in recent …