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September 2, 2010 Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski has conceded her primary battle with challenger Joe Miller. But what if -- for argument's sake -- the remaining votes all went to Murkowski? Would she win, even if she conceded?
July 15, 2010 Elise Boulding, a long time battler for peace, died last month at the age of 89. She also waged a write-in campaign for Congress from Michigan in 1966, the subject of a reader's question.
May 14, 2010 A Friday hodge podge of questions, comments and complaints that have come into the Political Junkie mailbox.
April 8, 2010 A who's-who in the Louisiana House delegation.
April 7, 2010 Listing Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens in terms of age and seniority.
April 1, 2010 Readers write with corrections, suggetions and trivia.
February 25, 2010 The Texas Republican congressman who sought the GOP presidential nomination in 2008 won a straw poll at the Conservative Political Action Conference. But no one, outside of Paul's hard-core supporters, thinks he is going to be the GOP presidential...
February 25, 2010 Who got the most votes for president — total — in history?
January 28, 2010 E-mail from readers about President Obama, the state of the union, and that guy from North Carolina.
January 21, 2010 NPR's Peter Overby addresses some reader questions about today's Supreme Court decision.
December 21, 2009 A primary for the ages is approaching in Texas, as Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison is challenging fellow Republican Rick Perry, the governor. Has that ever happened before?
December 17, 2009 Massachusetts Senate hopeful Martha Coakley (D) says she won't participate in debates unless they include an independent candidate.
December 2, 2009 We know a lot about Chelsea Clinton's parents. Here's a little about the parents of her fiance, Marc Mezvinsky.
October 23, 2009 Some people actually enjoy our podcast!
October 20, 2009 An update on the 2010 Texas gubernatorial race.
October 16, 2009 The Yankees have won 26 World Series. But has any Yankee been elected to public office?
September 22, 2009 Would Michael Dukakis be the oldest freshman senator in history?
August 31, 2009 A question on the all-time Senate seniority list.
August 13, 2009 There are four current senators who were appointed, not elected, to their posts, and two more will be following, in Florida and Texas. But is that a record?
August 12, 2009 And the first Kennedy to lose an election was ... ?
August 11, 2009 Herbert Hoover — not George H.W. Bush, as one reader thought — was the last Cabinet member to be elected president.
July 22, 2009 Which presidents were denied the nomination of their party for another term?
July 21, 2009 The long-running Minnesota Senate race didn't last as long as what happened in New Hampshire in 1974-75.
July 20, 2009 Some readers' questions about the Supreme Court and the Senate Judiciary Committee.
July 20, 2009 The oddity of Minnesota having a Senate seat won six successive times by a Jewish candidate.
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