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Tuesday

GOP Majority Also Brings New Leadership On Key Committees

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Wednesday

Tuesday

Florida Democratic gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist, center, gets a kiss from a supporter after he stepped off his bus during a brief campaign stop at Delevoe Park in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., on Oct. 25. Wilfredo Lee/AP hide caption

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Midterm Elections: It's Now Up To The Voters

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Monday

Candidates Make Final Arguments In Battle For Control Of Senate

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Wednesday

Mapping Out The End Days Of The Midterm Campaign

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Wednesday

Miss. Primary Saga Rolls On, As McDaniel Refuses To Back Down

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Tuesday

Thursday

The Majority Leader Has Lost. Long Live The Majority Leader

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Tuesday

Tuesday

Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell speaks to supporters Saturday at the Tanglewood Farms Restaurant in Franklin, Ky. McConnell faces Tea Party challenger Matt Bevin and several other lesser-known candidates in Tuesday's GOP primary. Timothy D. Easley/AP hide caption

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Tuesday

Monday

The Intra-Party Landscape, Seen From The Edge Of Primary Season

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Wednesday

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (from left) arrives with his family Chiara de Blasio, Chirlane McCray and Dante de Blasio to take the oath of office on the steps of City Hall on Wednesday. Frank Franklin II/AP hide caption

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Thursday

Lawmaker Retirement Season Starts Ahead Of 2014 Midterm Elections

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Tuesday

Republican Gov. Chris Christie listens as Democratic challenger Barbara Buono answers a question during a debate at Montclair University in Montclair, N.J., on Oct. 15. Mel Evans/AP hide caption

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Friday

Thursday

Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., gestures as he speaks in an Oversight Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in May 22. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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Liz Cheney walks off the stage with her father, former Vice President Dick Cheney, after addressing the Conservative Political Action Conference in 2010. Cliff Owen/AP hide caption

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A worker guides a crane in Watford City, N.D. Oil production has tripled in five years, leading to rapid growth in some of the state's counties. Matthew Staver/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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