Tea Party candidates cut into Republican incumbents’ victory margins by levels not seen in at least a generation.
Nearly 40 percent of Lone Star State Democratic primaries for U.S. Senate have gone to a runoff since 1916 with the second place candidate winning in more than half of the runoff elections.
U.S. Representatives from western states serve an average of 2.9 years longer than those from northeastern states throughout history.
Governor Perry has mentioned Texas 83 times in his five GOP presidential debates – more than four times the number any other candidate has referred to any other state.
Less than two years ago, Bachmann was Paul’s opening act and applauded his prospective 2012 candidacy; on Monday the two U.S. Representatives share the New Hampshire stage as equals.
Barton has enjoyed a 39-point average margin of victory since 1984
GOP caucus has 60 percent higher rate of service than Democratic caucus; 17 state delegations have no members with military background
Jim Gerlach’s PA-06 seat is the only U.S. House district in the nation decided by less than 10 points in each of the last four election cycles; Democrats currently hold 35 of the Top 50 most competitive seats
11:40 p.m. A total of 67 delegates are tied to the Democratic caucuses in Texas tonight. Returns are just starting to trickle in. Obama has won 11 of 13 caucus contests to date. 11:42 p.m. Democratic (5% reporting) Obama =…
7:09 p.m. On the Democratic side 126 delegates are tied to Texas’ primary while another 67 delegates are tied to the Texas Democratic caucuses – also held tonight. 8:05 p.m. CNN, NBC News, and Fox News characterize the Democratic race…