AZ, ME & NC-Sen: NYT, “Virus Pulls Down Trump, Poll Shows, and G.O.P. Senators Suffer With Him”

The latest New York Times/Siena College poll does not have good news for Trump or Republican Senators in these battleground states. Let’s start with Maine: x #MEsen:Gideon (D) 44% (+4)Collins (R-inc) 40%Linn (I) 2%Savage (I) 2%@SienaResearch/@UpshotNYT, LV, 9/11-16— Political Polls (@Politics_Polls) September 18, 2020 In all three states, Democratic Senate candidates were leading Republican incumbents…

Senators on vacation as the Russians keep working

GOP Senators took their three weeks off, as the COVID death toll rises, Some left to campaign for re-election, others to disinform in support of IMPOTUS*. And then there’s Trump corrupting USPS in unprecedented election meddling. All the while, even Trump cannot condemn QAnon’s tacit escalation of Trumpian themes.   x Which Senate seats are in play…

Lincoln Project slams Republican Senators

In a new ad whose tag line is “Learn. Their. Names.” It goes after McConnell, Graham, Tillis, Gardner, McSally, Cruz, Ernst, Rubio, Collins, Daines, Cotton…. (Yeah, I know, the picture I used lacks the two not running as welll as Daines and Cotton and has the two from Georgia who are). “Every time they chose…

One of my senators just called Trump's speech fascist; I couldn't be more proud

Thank you, Ron Wyden — my senator — for calling out the ocher abomination in the strongest terms. x The fascist speech Donald Trump just delivered verged on a declaration of war against American citizens. I fear for our country tonight and will not stop defending America against Trump’s assault.— Ron Wyden (@RonWyden) June 1, 2020 In…

GA & MT-Sen: Loeffler (R) & Daines (R) Now On The Top 10 Vulnerable Senators List

From Roll Call: With Election Day six months away, senators facing well-funded challengers from their own parties and the late entry of a game-changing candidate have shaken up CQ Roll Call’s list of the 10 most vulnerable Senate incumbents. Both appointed Georgia Republican Kelly Loeffler and Massachusetts Democrat Edward J. Markey make the list because of challenges…

MT-Sen: Sen. Jon Tester (D) Wants Montana To Have Two Democratic Senators

Received this e-mail from U.S. Senator Jon Tester (D. MT) in support of Governor Steve Bullock’s (D. MT) U.S. Senate campaign: Steve Bullock (D. MT) Here’s some good news: My good friend, Montana Governor Steve Bullock can flip Montana’s second Senate seat — the proof is in the numbers. Steve is currently neck and neck with his…