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#NY13: Rangel Wins Final Term

Representative Charlie Rangel bested State Sen. Adriano Espaillat by a small 47-44 margin in NY-13 last night. David Nir at Daily Kos Elections sums up the victory very swiftly: Rangel pulled it off by performing better in majority-black precincts than Espaillat did in predominantly Hispanic precincts, not least because Rangel did well in the heavily Puerto […]

#NY13: Can Charlie Rangel Win One Last Term?

Representative Charlie Rangel of New York’s 13th District is the rare member of Congress who, despite winning re-election 91%-6%, actually ran behind President Obama in 2012 (Obama won 95-5). But after a series of ethics scandals that led to his censure and the loss of his position as chairman of the Ways and Means Committee […]

CHART: Introducing the Competitive 2014 Primaries

The Sunlight Foundation’s Influence Explorer website has a list of competitive primaries to watch in 2014, based solely on fundraising. Each of the primary contests includes at least two viable candidates, and Sunlight defines “viable” as: a House candidate who raised at least $100,000 by the end of 2013,  and had at least $50,000 in the […]

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