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Sen. Mitch McConnell waves to the crowd on Aug. 29, 2012 during the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Mitch McConnell’s Pitch: Make Me Majority Leader

With public polls showing Sen. Mitch McConnell leading his Democratic challenger Allison Lundergan Grimes, the Republican leader focused on another prize in his final pitch to voters Monday: becoming Senate majority leader.

11/03/2014

Speaker of the House John Boehner, R-Ohio, speaks during his weekly news conference March 26, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Boehner Confident GOP Will Gain Senate Majority

House Speaker John Boehner is expressing confidence that his fellow Republicans will take control of the U.S. Senate and build on their House majority.

11/03/2014

Mitt Romney delivers remarks during a "CoMITT to the Comeback" rally for Michigan republican candidates on Oct. 2, 2014 in Livonia, Mich. (credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Romney: ‘This Is Really The Last Chance For America To Pass Judgment On The Obama Administration’

Claiming new momentum 48 hours before polls open across America, Republicans on Sunday assailed President Barack Obama in a final weekend push to motivate voters as Democrats deployed their biggest stars to help preserve an endangered Senate majority.

11/03/2014

President Barack Obama makes a statement to the press on the Canadian Parliament shooting after their meeting in the Oval Office of the White House on Oct. 22, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Ben Stein: Obama ‘Is The Most Racist President There Has Ever Been’

Economist Ben Stein believes the White House is playing the race card in an effort to get African-Americans to vote against Republicans.

11/03/2014

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush attends a Long Island, New York political event on February 24, 2014. (Photo by Andy Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Jeb Bush Swipes At Hillary Clinton In Colorado

Political analysts are predicting another Bush/Clinton presidential contest in 2016.

10/29/2014

File photo of voting booths. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Dems Rush To Save Suddenly Vulnerable Incumbents

Desperate Democrats are rushing to save suddenly vulnerable House incumbents, even in states where President Barack Obama cruised to double-digit victories, amid fresh signs of Republican momentum less than a week before the midterm elections.

10/29/2014

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Obama Kicks Off Campaign Swing With Wisconsin Stop

President Barack Obama is kicking off a weeklong, six-state campaign spree with a visit to Wisconsin.

10/28/2014

Gov. Chris Christie (R-NJ) attends a Birthday Bash for Gov. Terry Branstad (R-IA) on Oct. 25, 2014 in Clive, Iowa. (credit: Steve Pope/Getty Images)

Christie: Republicans Positioned Themselves To Succeed In Gubernatorial Races In States Carried By Obama

Gov. Chris Christie on Sunday said Republicans had positioned themselves to succeed in gubernatorial races in Democratic-leaning states carried by President Barack Obama, an effort that could burnish the New Jersey Republican’s potential 2016 presidential bid.

10/27/2014

President Barack Obama makes a statement to the press on the Canadian Parliament shooting after their meeting in the Oval Office of the White House on Oct. 22, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Won’t Be Campaigning For Dems In Gov Races In Massachusetts, Florida

President Barack Obama is picking some temperate spots in an otherwise chilly political landscape, avoiding hostile Senate terrain during the final days of the midterm campaign in favor of tight governor races where his liabilities are less likely to stick to Democratic candidates.

10/27/2014

File photo of the Capitol Building. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Struggling Governors Could Hurt GOP’s Hope Of Controlling Senate

As David Perdue campaigns throughout Georgia, the Republican candidate for Senate describes a struggling economy and people yearning for good jobs.

10/26/2014

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