Senate Minority Leader Bruce Tarr plans to make a decision over the next several days about running for the U.S. Senate, but before then the Gloucester Republican would like those considering a run to gather to discuss the strengths and weaknesses of each potential candidate in the GOP field.
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BOSTON — Republican Senate candidate Gabriel Gomez is on his own — at least for now.National Republican allies and GOP donors outside Democratic-leaning Massachusetts remain skeptical of Gomez' chances in the state's June 25 special election to replace former Sen. John Kerry.Gomez, a businessman and former Navy SEAL, emerged from obscurity to win last week's low-turnout...
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In at least one state in the midterm elections, the Senate candidate of the tea party and the Senate candidate of the GOP establishment may just be the same person. While Senate primaries in states ranging from Georgia to Iowa to West Virginia look likely to become fierce clashes between establishment and tea-party forces, Nebraska’s GOP may be free of intra-party conflict...
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HELENA – Senate Democrats accused Republicans on Saturday of trampling their legal rights during a tumultuous standoff at the Legislature the previous day, but GOP leaders insisted they had op…
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BOSTON (AP) — Two Republican candidates in the state's special U.S. Senate race are calling on fellow GOP candidate Michael Sullivan to reject ads launched by a group they describe as anti-gay.
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State GOP Chairman Steve Robertson has sent a letter to Democratic lawmakers raising concerns about actress Ashley Judd as a potential U.S. Senate candidate.
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Last week, we told you that U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston was giving off strong signals that he was packing himself as the candidate for Georgia’s GOP establishment in next year’s U.S. Senate race – an a...
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The field of potential GOP candidates for the open Senate in Michigan is shrinking rapidly. Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette (R), Rep. Candice Miller (R), former attorney general Mike Cox (R) and 2012 GOP Senate candidate Clark Durant have all said they will not run. Read full article >>
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Top Republicans who know Iowa politics can't agree on how to win the middle. Caucus effect: What's next for the Iowa caucus?Q&A with GOP leaders: Ideas for party's future
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Paul BedardSenate Republicans have adopted a "majority mentality" going into the 2014 elections, their best hope in years to take control of the chamber--and likely their last chance for a while. With an election map favoring the GOP and a need for six pick-ups to replace Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid with Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, Senate Republicans have...
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