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Pat Toomey

  1. vision 2020
    Just What the Democratic Primary Needed: A 25th CandidateJoe Sestak’s reputation for not taking party Establishment advice probably helped him decide on a longest-of-long-shots candidacy.
  2. The GOP Is Serious About Impeaching P.A. Judges for Reversing Their GerrymanderRepublican legislators in Pennsylvania have the power to impeach and remove judges. But could that backfire in the court of public opinion?
  3. GOP Senator Explains Party’s Disarray: Nobody Expected Trump to WinPat Toomey spills a secret: Republicans didn’t have a policy plan because they didn’t think they’d have the power to enact it.
  4. In Tight Race for Senate, Democrats Are Starting to Get the Upper HandTrump may be taking vulnerable GOP senators down with him.
  5. profiles in courage
    Nonconformist Senator Bravely Refuses to Endorse Trump or Not Endorse TrumpFor Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania, it’s a complicated situation, and he just needs a little more time to figure out his stances.
  6. Donald Trump Is Making All (Republican) Politics Local AgainPurple-state GOP senators are keeping their messages focused on local, non-ideological concerns.
  7. gun control
    Gabby Giffords’s Gun Group Helped Bring About Background-Check DealMore heartwarming than Toomey refusing to appear with Schumer.
  8. early and awkard
    Toomey Refused to Appear With SchumerSmart move?
  9. Bipartisan Deal Expands Background Checks, But Doesn’t Make Them ‘Universal’It would cover gun shows and Internet sales. 
  10. Frank Rich: GOP Shamed Out of Guns FilibusterEven if background checks pass, it will be a small step forward for gun control.
  11. super friends
    Why Rob Portman Is the Key to the Debt-Reduction Super-CommitteeHe is open to raising taxes!
  12. stuck in the mittle
    Mitt Romney Has Decided That President Obama Made the Recession Worse After AllThis is wrong, but it’s good for Romney anyway.
  13. america's sweetheart
    Three Ways to Evade the Question ‘Is Sarah Palin Qualified to Be President?’It’s a skill that Republicans must continue to hone for at least the next year or so.
  14. early and often
    Republican Pat Toomey (Apparently) Wins Pennsylvania Senate RaceIt’s a late call, but he defeats Rep. Joe Sestak.
  15. the midterm snapshot
    The Midterm Snapshot: October 26A look at races around the country.
  16. the midterm snapshot
    The Midterm Snapshot: October 22A look at what’s happening in races around the country.
  17. early and awesome
    Arlen Specter Gives Democrats 60 SeatsPennsylvania senator Arlen Specter, one of the few true moderate Republicans in the Senate, has announced that he will switch to the Democratic Party.