The heavyweight

The heavyweight

Ohio’s blustery far-right Rep. Jim Jordan has made a name for himself with a shirt-sleeved, confrontational persona. His recent attack on Deputy Attorney-General Rod Rosenstein was a classic case of Jordan, along with his fellow Freedom Caucus travelers, ginning...
The challengers

The challengers

Abortion is reliably a hot-button issue in heavily Catholic Pennsylvania, and the GOP will no doubt try use it this fall against Sen. Bob Casey. It’s worth remembering, however, that the issue really didn’t help Casey’s two previous opponents, both...
Lou’s new soapbox

Lou’s new soapbox

GOP Senate candidate Rep. Lou Barletta tries to split the difference on immigration, at once embracing Trump’s “zero-tolerance” immigration crackdown while issuing mealymouthed disapproval of splitting up families and incarcerating...