Tales from the Trail

Republican, Democratic party chiefs see victory in battle for the House

October 25, 2010

In dueling appearances on the Sunday morning news shows, the heads of the Democratic and Republican parties made the sameĀ  prediction — After the Nov. 2 elections, our guys will control the House.

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Democrat: believers of 2010 Republican majority in “la la land”

October 20, 2009

Congressman Chris Van Hollen, chairman of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, says the November 2010 midterm elections will be difficult, but anyone who believes Republicans will wrest majority control of the House of Representatives is living in "la la land."

Republican Mike Castle seeks Biden’s old Senate seat; Will Biden’s son run too?

October 6, 2009

Republican Mike Castle ended months of speculation on Tuesday by saying he will run to fill U.S. Vice President Joe Biden’s unexpired Senate term from Delaware. USA-POLITICS/