February 9, 2011 The Utah senator told Tea Party activists he appreciated their role in taking "America back." Hatch has been targeted by the grassroots movement and is trying to avoid the fate of his former colleague from Utah, Bob Bennett, who was defeated in his re-election effort by the Tea Party.
Sen. Mitch McConnell doubts President Obama will adopt Republican views so the GOP must keep the president from being re-elected, he said.
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November 4, 2010 McConnell said the only way Republicans can advance their goals was by denying Obama re-election. He was also confident the GOP won't be waiting long for Senate control since 21 Democratic seats will be in play in 2012 compared to 10 GOP seats.
November 3, 2010 There are undecided Senate races in three states this morning, Colorado, Alaska, and Washington. The Democrats will still control the Senate, but these races will determine how thin that majority will be.
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