Cook Political Report

Marsha Blackburn and her opponent for the Tennessee Senate, former Gov. Phil Bredesen.

Poll: Tennessee Senate Race Is a Dead Heat

A poll released by NBC/Marist on Thursday shows that the Tennessee Senate race between GOP Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN-07) and Democrat former Gov. Phil Bredesen is a dead heat.

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Duncan Hunter Indictment Bumps Midterm Map: 63 Must-Win Seats for GOP

The indictment of Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-CA-50) by the Department of Justice on charges of campaign finance law violations last week has increased the number of GOP-held seats Republicans must win to maintain their majority in the House of Representatives by one.

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Cook Report Shifts Party Predictions in California Post-Primary

Predictions of a “blue wave” in the 2018 midterms didn’t produce a Democrat tsunami in California last Tuesday, but new predictions from the Cook Political Report suggest Republicans shouldn’t let their guard down just yet.