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The Senate race that
worries Democrats most

Washington Post, by Sean Sullivan

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Posted By:garnet, 3/18/2014 8:24:52 AM

Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-La.) has been near the top of the list of the most vulnerable senators facing reelection since day one of the 2014 election cycle. But notable developments in recent weeks suggest her seat is increasingly at risk of falling into Republican hands.Republican groups have blitzed Landrieu over the airwaves while she has gotten limited cover from Democratic allies; polls show she is locked in a close race against Rep. Bill Cassidy (R); and now, Landrieu is reserving $2.6 million in airtime between April and June, an apparent recognition that the cascade of opposition ads has forced her

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: NorthernDog, 3/18/2014 9:13:45 AM     (No. 9773349)

It´s funny how the WaPo obsesses over the money Republicans have for this race, but it´s perfectly OK for Landrieau to stockpile millions of dollars.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: BeatleJeff, 3/18/2014 9:28:21 AM     (No. 9773383)

"Landrieu´s very first TV ad touted her legislative effort to allow Americans losing their health-care coverage under Obamacare to stay on their plans, a clear sign she recognized how potent the issue promises to be in the campaign."

But that legislative effort and the ad touting it would have been totally unnecessary had the stupid woman just voted No on OblunderCare in the first place. Do the right thing, Louisiana - fire the dumb cluck.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: mickturn, 3/18/2014 10:08:12 AM     (No. 9773459)

Landrieu has abused La. long enough...time from fresh blood, hopefully this time, with a BRAIN!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Cor-vet, 3/18/2014 10:16:15 AM     (No. 9773470)

I can see that I´m going to get really sick of Landrieu´s campaign ads up to the election, but what I´m worried about is another ACORN style push like the one that got her in the first time! She only votes the Reid/ Obama way 99.999% of the time, so I guess she thinks we should give her some slack!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: lazlototh, 3/18/2014 10:17:50 AM     (No. 9773473)

The initial comments below the article are fascinating - more or less 20-1 against Landrieu, by a lot of people who seem to be Louisianans. I can only hope that this is representative of how the election will go.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Mobyclik, 3/18/2014 11:22:08 AM     (No. 9773581)

When it comes to rat politicians and elections, always remember one thing: It´s not WHO votes, it´d who COUNTS the votes.´´ You KNOW they´re hard at work on this.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: addicted_to_coffee, 3/18/2014 11:53:03 AM     (No. 9773647)

#3 a brain and a spine

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