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Alabama

    Alabama Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Montgomery Advertiser, "Shelby defeats four in GOP primary", by Mary Orndorff Troyan, 3/1/2016
  • Decatur Daily OpEd endorsement, "Shelby, Crumpton best options for US Senate", February 26, 2016
  • OpEd in AL.com, "Crumpton to run for US Senate", by Ron Crumpton, April 16, 2015
  • The Huntsville Times, "Shelby is moving ahead with plans to overhaul banking regulations", by Leada Gore, May 22 2015



Sen. Shelby up for re-election in 2016;
2016 Alabama Senate debates, Shelby(R) vs.Crumpton(D) vs.Bowman(R)
Former Senators & Senate races:
2014 Alabama Senate "debates", Sessions unopposed
2008 Alabama Senate debate, Sessions vs. Figures
Sen. Tim Hutchinson (R, 1997-2003)
2016 Alabama Senate debates, Shelby vs. Crumpton
2014 Alabama Senate "debates", Sessions unopposed
2008 Alabama Senate debate, Sessions vs. Figures

Alaska

    Alaska Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Fairbanks Daily News-Miner, "Joe Miller says he's not seriously considering Senate run", by Becky Bohrer, Jan 6, 2016
  • KTOO Public Media, "Murkowski votes with Democrats on Planned Parenthood", by Liz Ruskin, September 24, 2015
  • Huffington Post, "Murkowski Becomes First GOP Senator To Back Voting Rights Act Restoration", by Samantha Lachman, 9/10/2015
  • Politico.com, "Begich's big decision: Challenge Murkowski?", by Manu Raju, 5/6/15
  • Alaska Dispatch News, "Cean Stevens answers questions", October 29, 2014
  • Newsminer.com, “Evidence supports ‘no’ vote on marijuana” by Lisa Murkowski, Oct 21, 2014



Sen. Murkowski up for re-election in 2016;
2016 Alaska Senate debates, Murkowski(R) vs.Metcalfe(D) vs.Miller(L) vs.Stevens(L)
Former Senators & Senate races:
2014 Alaska Senate debates, Begich vs. Sullivan
2010 Alaska Senate debate, Murkowski vs. Miller
2008 Alaska Senate debate, Begich vs. Stevens
2004 Alaska Senate debate, Murkowski vs. Knowles

Arizona

    Arizona Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Marijuana.com, "Key Senate Races for Marijuana Reform," by Tom Angell on June 13th, 2016
  • Breitbart interview: Dr. Kelli Ward about ObamaTrade, 7/27/2015
  • Camp Verde Bugle, "Ann Kirkpatrick to run for U.S. Senate, by Howard Fischer, 5/28/2015
  • Project Vote Smart group ratings for Kelli Ward (2013-14)



Sen. McCain up for re-election in 2016;
2016 Arizona Senate debates,
Republican primary: McCain(R) vs.Ward(R)
Democratic/Independent primary: Kirkpatrick(D) vs.Mealer(I)
2012 Arizona Senate debates, Flake vs. Carmona
2010 Arizona Senate debates, Hayworth vs. McCain
2006 Arizona Senate debate, Kyl vs. Pederson
2004 Arizona Senate debate, McCain vs. Starky

Arkansas

    Arkansas Senate debates and race coverage:
  • WMC Action News 5, "Eldridge makes Senate announcement", by Region 8 Newsdesk, October 19, 2015
  • Democrat-Gazette, "Eldridge pledges honesty in run", by Michael R. Wickline, October 18, 2015
  • Democrat-Gazette, "That failed finesse", by John Brummett, September 15, 2015
  • UALR Public Radio, "Eldridge Says Keep Roe v. Wade," by Jacob Kauffman, Sept. 10, 2015
  • Associated Press, "Eldridge calls repeal push a distraction", by Andrew Demillo, September 9, 2015
  • Commercial Appeal, "Eldridge offers hope for Democrats", by Andrew Demillo, Aug. 15, 2015
  • KAIT-8, "Boozman, Crawford tour Newark plant threatened by the EPA," by Jessi Turnure, May 27 2015



Sen. Boozman up for re-election in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 Arkansas Senate debates, Boozman(R) vs.Eldridge(D) vs.Gilbert(L) vs.Beebe(D)
2014 Arkansas Senate debates, Cotton vs. Pryor
2010 Arkansas Senate debates, Boozman vs. Lincoln
2004 Arkansas Senate debate, Holt vs. Lincoln

California

    California Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Los Angeles Times, "Accept Syrian Refugees?", Cathleen Decker, 11/22/2015
  • Send2press.com press release, "Endorsement by Economist Larry Kudlow", 6 Oct 2015
  • Breitbart.com, "Del Beccaro Proposes Flat Tax", by Joel B. Pollak, 2 Oct 2015
  • Medium.com, "An Open Letter to Republican Presidential Candidates", by Duf Sundheim, Sep 14, 2015
  • Imperial Valley News, "Proposed Clean Energy Legislation", by IVN, 27 August 2015
  • Washington Times, "Iran's Other Victory", by Thomas G. Del Beccaro, August 4, 2015
  • Washington Examiner, "Pro-gay marriage Republican aims to compete ", by David M. Drucker, 6/4/15
  • Sacramento Bee, "Kamala Harris disagrees with statewide police body-camera regulations", by Christopher Cadelago, May 27, 2015
  • Wall Street Journal, "Democrats' Divide Over Trade," by Dan Schnur, May 19, 2015
  • Breitbart News, "Kamala Harris: Don't Equate Islamic Terrorists with Islam", by Adelle Nazarian, 18 May 2015
  • Sacramento Bee, "Del Beccaro announces", by Christopher Cadelago, 4/16/2015
  • LA Weekly, "Chavez Launches Long-Shot Campaign for Senate", by Gene Maddaus, March 5, 2015
  • Forbes.com, "California’s Low On Water?", by Tom Del Beccaro, June 7, 2014
  • Project Vote Smart group ratings for Kamala Harris (2010-14)
  • Sacramento Bee, "Gay marriage is 'difficult issue' for GOP", March 2, 2013
  • Forbes Magazine, "Forget The Whining", by Thomas Del Beccaro, Nov 28, 2012



Sen. Boxer retiring in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 California Senate debates, Sanchez(D) vs.Harris(D) vs.Chavez(R) vs.Del Beccaro(R) vs.Sundheim(R) vs.Brannon(R)
2012 California Senate debate, Feinstein, Taitz, and Emken
2010 California Senate debate, Fiorina vs. Boxer

Colorado

    Colorado Senate debates and race coverage:
  • LifeNews.com, "National Right to Life Backs Darryl Glenn," 8/3/2016
  • CNS News, "Black Republican Tells RNC," by Susan Jones, July 19, 2016
  • Washington Free Beacon, "Glenn Energizes Convention Crowd," by Susan Jones, July 18, 2016
  • Denver Post, "Voter Guide", 6/7/2016
  • KUSA 9 News, "Truth Test: Going nuclear on Sen. Bennet", by Brandon Rittiman, September 22, 2015
  • Military.com, "Easement Renewal May Reopen Trail through Air Force Academy", by Wayne Heilman, Oct 07, 2015
  • Washington Free Beacon, "Bennet Shifts Stance on Taking Gitmo Detainees", by Elizabeth Harrington, October 5, 2015
  • The Colorado Independent, "Six far right facts about Tim Neville", by Nat Stein, Sep 8, 2015
  • Denver Post, "El Paso County commissioner", by Lynn Bartels, January 15, 2015
  • Colorado Springs Independent, "Glenn will challenge U.S. Senator Michael Bennet", by J. Adrian Stanley, Jan. 15 2015



Sen. Bennet up for re-election in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 Colorado Senate debates, Bennet(D) vs.Glenn(R) vs.Neville(R) vs.Frazier(R) vs.Keyser(R) vs.Littleton(R)
2014 Colorado Senate debates, Udall vs. Gardner
2010 Colorado Senate debates, Buck vs. Bennett
2008 Colorado Senate debate, Schaffer vs. Udall
2004 Colorado Senate debate, Salazar vs. Coors

Connecticut

    Connecticut Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, "Heroin epidemic at the border", by Tom Kertscher, 11/21/2015
  • Connecticut Mirror, "Target potential rival Kudlow over actual candidate Wolf", by Ana Radelat, Nov. 4, 2015
  • CT News Junkie, "Blumenthal Co-Sponsors Bill to Strengthen Iran Oversight", by Jordan Fenster, Oct 5, 2015
  • Connecticut Mirror, "Wolf airs first ad", by Mark Pazniokas, August 20, 2015
  • Brookfield Patch, "Profile of August Wolf", by Scott Benjamin, May 31, 2015
  • Hartford Courant, "Hedge Fund Managers Back Charter Schools", by Jenny Wilson, 5/29/2015



Sen. Blumenthal up for re-election in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 Connecticut Senate debates, Blumenthal(D) vs.Carter(R) vs.Orchulli(R) vs.Kudlow(R) vs.Wolf(R) vs.Foley(R)
2012 Connecticut Senate debates, Bysiewicz vs. Murphy vs. Shays
2010 Connecticut Senate debates, Blumenthal vs. McMahon
2006 Connecticut Senate debate, Lamont vs. Lieberman vs. Schlesinger
2006 Connecticut Democratic Primary debate, Lieberman vs. Lamont
2004 Connecticut Senate debate, Dodd vs. Orchulli

Delaware

No Senate race in 2016.


No Senate race in 2016; previous Senate debates:
2014 Delaware Senate debates, Coons vs. Wade
2012 Delaware Senate debates, Pires & Wade vs. Carper
2010 Delaware Senate debates, Castle vs. O'Donnell
2006 Delaware Senate debate, Carper vs. Ting

Florida

    Florida Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Washington Times, "Murphy Challenges Rubio to Support Gun Control," by Terrance Harris, August 4, 2016
  • Marijuana.com, "Key Senate Races for Marijuana Reform," by Tom Angell on June 13th, 2016
  • Rise Miami News, "Pam Keith: The Fresh Face in the Florida Senate Race," Aug. 13, 2015
  • Tampa Bay Times, "PolitiFact Florida: Carlos Lopez-Cantera and an Arizona-style immigration law", by Amy Sherman, July 26, 2015
  • Tampa Bay Times, "Pam Keith: the U.S. Senate candidate you haven't heard of," by Kirby Wilson, July 21, 2015
  • PolitiFact Florida, "Jolly's years as a lobbyist fed attacks during the 2014 special election", July 20, 2015
  • Breitbart.com, "Cantera announces Senate run", by Javier Manjarres, July 18, 2015
  • Miami Herald, "Campaign for Marco Rubio’s Senate seat", by Patricia Mazzei, July 15, 2015
  • Sunshine State News, "Why African-Americans in Florida Should Never Vote for Patrick Murphy", by Leslie Wimes, May 25, 2015
  • Miami New Times, "National Democratic Party Endorses Patrick Murphy for Senate", by Kyle Munzenrieder, May 4, 2015
  • Project Vote Smart group ratings for Carlos Lopez-Cantera (2006-12)



Sen. Rubio running for President in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 Florida Senate debates: Rubio(R) vs.Murphy(D) vs.Grayson(D) vs.Keith(D) vs.DeSantis(R) vs.Cantera(R)
2012 Florida Senate debates, LeMieux vs. Mack vs. Nelson
2010 Florida Senate debate, Rubio vs. Crist
2006 Florida Senate debate, Harris vs. Nelson
2004 Florida Senate debate, Martinez vs. Castor

Georgia

    Georgia Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution, "Isakson draws a Libertarian challenger", by Daniel Malloy & Greg Bluestein, October 7, 2015
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution, "Grayson has rancher Cliven Bundy's back", by Daniel Malloy & Greg Bluestein, May 1, 2014
  • Communities Digital News, "Grayson responds to Fort Hood shooting", by Sarah Westwood, April 6, 2014
  • Communities Digital News, "Meet Derrick Grayson: An exclusive interview", by Sarah Westwood - Mar 24, 2014



Sen. Isakson up for re-election in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 Georgia Senate debates, Isakson(R) vs.Barksdale(D) vs.Buckley(L) vs.Barrow(D) vs.Grayson(R)
2014 Georgia Democratic Primary debates, Perdue vs. Handel vs. Nunn
2008 Georgia Democratic Primary debate, Jones vs. Knight vs. Martin
2004 Georgia Senate debate, Isakson vs. Majette vs. Cain

Hawaii

    Hawaii Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Honolulu Civil Beat, "Candidate Q&A: U.S. Senate--John Carroll", July 29, 2016
  • Maui Time, "Know Your 2016 Maui County Election Candidate: John Carroll", by Anthony Pignataro, June 27, 2016
  • PoliticalNews.me, "Sens. Rand Paul and Brian Schatz Introduce the Stop Militarizing Our Law Enforcement Act", 5/26/2015



Sen. Schatz up for re-election in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 Hawaii Senate debates, Schatz(D) vs.Carroll(R) vs.Pirkowski(R) vs.Cavasso(R)
2014 Hawaii Senate debates, Schatz vs. Hanabusa vs. Cavasso
2012 Hawaii Senate debates, Hirono vs. Lingle
2006 Hawaii Senate debates, Akaka vs. Case

Idaho

    Idaho Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Idaho Spokesman-Review, "Two-year, 200-city town hall swing," by Betsy Z. Russell on Sept. 2, 2016
  • Twin Falls Times-News on MagicValley.com, "Crapo wants better refugee vetting," by Nathan Brown, Aug 11, 2016
  • Post-Register, "Sturgill hopes to upset Sen. Crapo," by Bryan Clark, July 1, 2016
  • The Spokesman-Review, "Crapo to seek fourth term", by Betsy Z. Russell, May 13, 2015



Sen. Crapo up for re-election in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 Idaho Senate debates, Crapo vs.Sturgill(D) vs.Pro-Life(C) vs.LaRocco(D)
2014 Idaho Senate debates, Crapo vs. Mitchell
2008 Idaho Senate debate, Rammell vs. Risch vs. LaRocco

Illinois

    Illinois Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Marijuana.com, "Key Senate Races for Marijuana Reform," by Tom Angell on June 13th, 2016
  • Chicago Tribune, "Harris stumped by questions", by Rick Pearson, Nov 17, 2015
  • Roll Call e-zine, "Kirk: I Already Took Care of That", by Alex Gangitano, Oct. 6, 2015
  • Chicago Tribune , "Duckworth supports Iran deal", by Katherine Skiba, Sept 9 2015
  • MSNBC.com, "Duckworth leads charge for 'lactation rooms' in airports", by Kara Stiles, May 27, 2015
  • Huffington Post , "Why You Must Vote", by Andrea L. Zopp, 10/12/2012



Sen. Kirk up for re-election in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 Illinois Senate debates, Kirk(R) vs.Duckworth(D) vs.Harris(D) vs.Zopp(D)
2014 Illinois Senate debates, Durbin vs. Oberweis vs. Hansen
2010 Illinois Senate debates, Kirk vs. Giannoulis
2008 Illinois Senate debate, Sauerberg vs. Durbin
2004 Illinois Senate debate, Obama vs. Keyes

Indiana

    Indiana Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Indianapolis Star, "Planned Parenthood and shutdown politics", by Brian Howey, September 17, 2015
  • Chicago Tribune, "Pence critic starts PAC", by Brian Howey, 11/10/2015
  • Medium.com, "America’s Dangerous Deal With Iran", by Eric Holcomb, 9/8/2015
  • Indianapolis Star, "Win the GOP Senate nomination?", by Matthew Tully, July 14, 2015
  • Huffington Post, "Hill Rebrands Himself As Pro-Marriage Equality", by Amanda Terkel, 06/19/2015
  • WISH-TV, "Holcomb makes US Senate run official", by Chris Bavender, March 26 2015



Sen. Coats retiring in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 Indiana Senate debates, Bayh(D) vs.Young(R) vs.Stutzman(R) vs.Hill(D) vs.Holcomb(R) vs.Bosma(R)
2012 Indiana Senate debates, Mourdock vs. Donnelly
2010 Indiana Senate debates, Coats vs. Ellsworth

Iowa

    Iowa Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Iowa Public Radio, "Patty Judge Interview," by Ben Kieffer & Clare Roth, August 4, 2016
  • KIMT Radio, "Patty Judge Comments on Gun Control," by Emily Boster, June 15, 2016
  • KWWL Radio, "Patty Judge on SCOTUS Immigration Decision," by Jason Pope, June 23, 2016
  • Marijuana.com, "Key Senate Races for Marijuana Reform," by Tom Angell on June 13th, 2016
  • Des Moines Register, "Patty Judge's Ag Record," by Kathie Obradovich, May 2, 2016
  • Sioux City Journal, "Electric vehicles", by James Lynch, 11/9/2015
  • Reason Magazine, "Grassley's Demands Make Sentencing Reform Weaker", by Jacob Sullum, Oct. 1, 2015
  • Spencer Daily Reporter, "Fiegen outlines differences between himself and Grassley", Sep 23, 2015
  • Des Moines Register, "Hogg to target climate change, campaign finance", by Brianne Pfannenstiel, September 22, 2015
  • Des Moines Register, "Culver making a run for Congress?", by Kathie Obradovich, January 22, 2015
  • Quad City Times, "Backdoor abortion ban", by James Q. Lynch, February 13, 2014
  • Des Moines Register, "Candidate profile: Democrat Bob Krause", by Grant Schulte, Apr 22, 2010



Sen. Grassley up for re-election in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 Iowa Senate debates, Grassley(R) vs.Judge(D) vs.Fiegen(D) vs.Hogg(D) vs.Krause(D) vs.Culver(D)
2014 Iowa Senate debates, Roberts vs. Orman vs. Wolf
2010 Iowa Senate debates, Grassley vs. Conlin
2008 Iowa Senate debate, Harkin vs. Reed

Kansas

    Kansas Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Topeka Capital-Journal, "2016 voters guide: Patrick Wiesner," 10/1/2016
  • Salina Journal, "Monique Singh-Bey and Patrick Wiesner," by Tim Horan, July 9, 2016
  • Topeka Capital Journal, "Orman recalls race in KU forum", by Justin Wingerter, April 8, 2015
  • The Emporia Gazette, "Patrick Wiesner survey Q&A", by Patrick Wiesner, August 2, 2014



Sen. Moran up for re-election in 2014; Senate debates:
2016 Kansas Senate debates, Moran(R) vs.Wiesner(D) vs.Orman(I)
2014 Kansas Senate debates, Roberts vs. Orman vs. Wolf
2010 Kansas Senate debates, Moran vs. Tiahrt
2008 Kansas Senate debate, Roberts vs. Slattery

Kentucky

    Kentucky Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Herald-Leader, "Paul and Gray clash on drug treatment funding," by Daniel Desrochers, August 31, 2016
  • Kentucky.com, "Kentucky Farm Bureau forum," by Daniel Desrochers, August 25, 2016
  • Lexington Herald-Leader, "Gray challenges Paul to block gun sales", by John Cheves, June 15, 2016
  • Huffington Post, "Meet Jim Gray, The Gay Man Who Hopes to Beat Senator Rand Paul," on May 24, 2016
  • Frankfort State-Journal, "Fancy Farm faceoff", by Brad Bowman, August 3, 2015
  • Lexington Herald-Leader, "At Fancy Farm, Bevin unusual", by Sam Youngman, August 1, 2015
  • Slate.com, "How Rand Paul Can Run For Both the Senate and the White House in 2016", by Josh Voorhees, Feb. 18 2015



Sen. Paul up for re-election in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 Kentucky Senate debate, Paul(R) vs.Gray(D) vs.Conway(D)
2014 Kentucky Senate debate, McConnell vs. Grimes
2010 Kentucky Senate debate, Paul vs. Conway
2008 Kentucky Senate debate, McConnell vs. Lunsford
2004 Kentucky Senate debate, Mongiardo vs. Bunning

Louisiana

    Louisiana Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Baton Rouge Advocate, "Who's the better Democrat?," by Rebekah Allen, Sep 18, 2016
  • NOLA.com, "Senate rivals oppose trade deal," by Richard Rainey, August 10, 2016
  • Marijuana.com, "Key Senate Races for Marijuana Reform," by Tom Angell on June 13th, 2016
  • WND Radio, Fleming: "Trump is 'canary in coal mine' ", March 2, 2016
  • New Orleans Times-Picayune, "Cao officially enters race", by Richard Rainey, March 1, 2016
  • Conservative Review, "Maness Runs for Senate in LA," by Nate Madden, January 27, 2016
  • New Orleans Times-Picayune, "Kennedy enters Senate race," by Richard Rainey, January 26, 2016
  • New Orleans Times-Picayune, "Fleming launches bid for David Vitter's Senate seat," by Julia O'Donoghue, December 07, 2015
  • Politico.com, "Senate GOP prepared to replace Obamacare subsidies", by Jennifer Haberkorn and Rachael Bade, 5/26/15
  • Thibodeaux Daily Comet, "Tax Foreign Oil, Not State Residents," by Raymond Legendre, August 24, 2007



Sen. Vitter up for re-election in 2016 (but instead ran for Governor in 2015); Senate debates:
2016 Louisiana Senate debate,
Republican primary: Fleming(R) vs.Kennedy(R) vs.Campbell(D) vs.Boustany(R) vs.Maness(R) vs.Cao(R) vs.Clements(L)
Democratic primary: Landry(R) vs.Kennedy(D)
2014 Louisiana Senate debate, Cassidy vs. Landrieu vs. Maness
2008 Louisiana Senate debate, Landrieu vs. Kennedy
2004 Louisiana Senate debate, Vitter vs. John vs. Kennedy

Maine

No Senate race in 2016.


No Senate race in 2016; previous Senate debates:
2014 Maine Senate debates, vs.
2012 Maine Senate debates, King vs. Summers vs. Matt Dunlap
2008 Maine Senate debate, Collins vs. Allen

Maryland

    Maryland Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Baltimore Sun, "Voter Guide", downloaded Sept. 9, 2016
  • Afro weblog, "Van Hollen: ‘Scandalous and shameful’ that Congress Hasn’t Acted on Gun Violence", Oct 2, 2015
  • Bethesda Magazine, "Van Hollen Calls on State Officials to Reverse Replacement of Early Voting Sites", by Aaron Kraut, Sept. 25, 2015
  • Washington Post, "Donna Edwards and Chris Van Hollen go head-to-head at Rockville forum", by Rachel Weiner, May 3 2015



Sen. Mikulski retiring in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 Maryland Senate debates, Van Hollen(D) vs.Szeliga(R) vs.Flowers(G) vs.Douglas(R) vs.Steele(R)
2012 Maryland Senate debates Sobhani & Bongino vs. Cardin
2006 Maryland Senate debate, Cardin vs. Steele vs. Zeese
2004 Maryland Senate debates, Mikulski vs. Pipkin

Massachusetts

No Senate race in 2016.


No Senate race in 2016; previous Senate debates:
2014 Mass. Senate debates, Markey vs. Herr
2013 Mass. special election debates, Markey vs. Gomez
2012 Mass. Senate debates, Warren vs. Brown
2009 Mass. Special Election debate, Khazei vs. Coakley vs. Capuano
2008 Massachusetts Senate debate, Kerry vs. Beatty

Michigan

No Senate race in 2016.


No Senate race in 2016; previous Senate debates:
2014 Michigan Senate debates, Peters vs. Land
2012 Michigan Senate debates, Boman vs. Konetchy vs. Hoekstra
2006 Michigan Senate debate, Bouchard vs. Stabenow

Minnesota

No Senate race in 2016.


No Senate race in 2016; previous Senate debates:
2014 Minnesota Senate debates, Franken vs. McFadden
2012 Minnesota Senate debates, Arwood vs. Hernandez vs. Severson
2008 Minnesota Senate debate, Franken vs. Coleman
2006 Minnesota Senate debate, Kennedy vs. Klobuchar
2006 Minnesota primary debates, Klobuchar vs. Bell vs. Kennedy vs. Cavlan

Mississippi

No Senate race in 2016.


No Senate race in 2016; previous Senate debates:

Sen. Cochran up for re-election in 2014; Senate debates:
2014 Mississippi Senate debate
2008 Mississippi Senate debate, Musgrove vs. Wicker

Missouri

    Missouri Senate debates and race coverage:
  • ProChoiceAmerica.org , "NARAL Endorses Jason Kander," July 26, 2016
  • Kansas City Star, "Blunt's Vietnam-era draft deferments", by Dave Helling, February 10, 2016
  • The Atlantic magazine, "Q & A with Jason Kander," by Alex Roarty, Dec. 27, 2015
  • NRSC press release, "Does Jason Kander Support Sanctuary Cities?", 2015-10-20
  • PolitiFact AdWatch fact-checking, "NRSC's 'Pandering Panda' attack", by Rachel Brooks, October 2nd, 2015
  • The Ripon Advance, "Blunt talks health care reform", Sep. 21, 2015
  • Columbia Missourian, "Blunt: America is threatened, but Patriot Act might not always be the answer", by Blake Nelson, Sept. 14, 2015
  • Springfield News-Leader, "Gay Marriage Ruling," by Thomas Gounley, June 26, 2015
  • PoliticMo.com, "Kander jabs Obama & Blunt for support of fast-track trade bill", by Eli Yokley, May 27, 2015
  • KRCU Cape Girardeau, "Gay Marriage Ruling," by Thomas Gounley, April 19, 2013



Sen. Blunt up for re-election in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 Missouri Senate debates, Blunt(R) vs. Kander(D)
2012 Missouri Senate debates, Akin vs. Brunner vs. Steelman
2010 Missouri Senate debates, Blunt vs. Carnahan
2006 Missouri Senate debate, Talent vs. McCaskill
Sen. Kit Bond (R), retired 2010

Montana

No Senate race in 2016.


No Senate race in 2016; previous Senate debates:
2014 Montana Senate debates, Daines vs. Curtis vs. Walsh
2012 Montana Senate debates, Tester vs. Rehberg
2006 Montana 2-way Senate debate, Burns vs. Tester
2006 Montana 3-way Senate debate, Burns vs. Tester vs. Jones

Nebraska

No Senate race in 2016.


No Senate race in 2016; previous Senate debates:
2014 Nebraska Senate debates, Sasse vs. Osborn vs. Domina
2012 Nebraska Senate debates, Fischer vs. Bruning vs. Flynn
2008 Nebraska Senate debate, Johanns vs. Kleeb

Nevada

    Nevada Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Redding.com, "Masto must do better on international policy," OpEd by J. Schauer, August 27, 2016
  • Washington Free Beacon, "Masto Announces School Choice Opposition," by Lachlan Markay, August 11, 2016
  • Sierra Club press release, "Commitment to Protecting the Environment," by Jonathon Berman, July 13, 2016
  • Marijuana.com, "Key Senate Races for Marijuana Reform," by Tom Angell on June 13th, 2016
  • Nevada Public Radio KNPR, "Bob Beers Seeks the Senate", by Casey Morell, May 6, 2015
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal, "Cortez Masto’s Senate hopes mirror her AG track record", by Laura Myers, April 30, 2015
  • USA Today, "EMILY's List backs Cortez Masto," by Catalina Camia, April 16, 2015
  • TheDailyBeast, "Hanging With A Has-Been At CPAC", by Olivia Nuzzi, 3.1.15
  • Las Vegas Sun, "Beers is in it to limit government", by Conor Shine, Feb. 9, 2015
  • Washington Blade, "Nevada AG invokes bigamy, incest to defend marriage ban," by Chris Johnson, January 23, 2014



Sen. Reid retiring in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 Nevada Senate debates, Cortez-Masto(D) vs.Heck(R) vs.Angle(R)
2012 Nevada Senate debates, Berkley vs. Heller
2010 Nevada Senate debates, Reid vs. Angle
2006 Nevada Senate debate, Ensign vs. Carter

New Hampshire

    New Hampshire Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Facebook posting, "Combat the opioid epidemic", by Mark Connolly, 11/18/2015
  • ABC News, "Hassan's Political Philosophy Shaped by Advocacy for Son", by Kathleen Ronayne, Oct 6, 2015
  • CNN, "Hassan-Ayotte Senate Race", by Tom LoBianco, Oct. 5, 2015
  • WMUR, "Shea-Porter reasons for run for US House", by John DiStaso, Sep 23, 2015
  • The Huntsville (AL) Times, "Birth control pills, no prescription needed?", by Leada Gore, May 27, 2015



Sen. Ayotte up for re-election in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 New Hampshire Senate debates, Ayotte(R) vs.Hassan(D) vs.Rubens(R)
2014 New Hampshire Senate debates, Shaheen vs. Brown
2010 New Hampshire Senate debates, Ayotte vs. Hodes
2008 New Hampshire Senate debate, Shaheen vs. Sununu
2004 New Hampshire Senate debate, Gregg vs. Granny D

New Jersey

No Senate race in 2016.


No Senate race in 2016; previous Senate debates:
2014 New Jersey Senate debates, Booker vs. Bell
2013 New Jersey special election debates, Booker vs. Lonegan
2012 New Jersey Senate debates, Menendez vs. Kyrillos
2008 New Jersey Senate debate, Lautenberg vs. Zimmer
2006 New Jersey Senate debate, Kean vs. Menendez

New Mexico

No Senate race in 2016.


No Senate race in 2016; previous Senate debates:
2014 New Mexico Senate debates, Udall vs. Weh
2012 New Mexico Senate debates, Wilson vs. Heinrich vs. Balderas
2008 New Mexico Senate debate, Udall vs. Pearce
2008 early New Mexico Senate debate

New York

    New York Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Syracuse.com, "Long links rising crime with Syracuse mosque," by Mark Weiner, August 15, 2016
  • Daily News, "Wendy Long starts campaign with $122", by Kenneth Lovett, March 3, 2016
  • New York Daily News, "Schumer blasts Congress for insufficient funds to track storms", by Erin Durkin, Oct 4, 2015
  • New York Observer, "Geek-in-Chief", by Casey Quackenbush, 5/29/15
  • New York Post, OpEd, "Long for US Senate", October 30, 2012



Sen. Schumer up for re-election in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 New York Senate debates, Schumer(D) vs.Long(R)
2012 New York Senate debates, Long vs. Gillibrand
2010 New York Senate debate, Gillibrand vs. DioGuardi
2006 New York Senate debate, Spencer vs. Clinton
2004 New York Senate debate, Schumer vs. Mills vs. O'Grady
2000 New York Senate debate, Lazio vs. Clinton

North Carolina

    North Carolina Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Council for a Livable World, "Meet the Candidates," (organizational endorsement), 8/31/2016
  • McClatchyDC.com, "Senate race reveals deep divide on gun control", by Maggie Ybarra, August 25th, 2016
  • PolitiFact.com, "Attack ad hits Sen. Richard Burr on votes to cut taxes for millionaires", by Will Doran, August 25th, 2016
  • McClatchyDC.com, "In Senate race, Burr and Ross clash over trade deal they both oppose", by Meggie Ybarra, August 18th, 2016
  • Salisbury Post, "Senate candidate says it’s time to talk about commonsense gun safety", by Josh Bergeron, June 14th, 2016
  • Charlotte Observer, "Richard Burr, Deborah Ross divided on Medicare and Social Security", by Rachel Herzog, July 13th, 2016
  • Jamestown Sun, "The man who loves meetings," by Sam Easter, Jul 3, 2016
  • WWAY-TV-3, "4 Democratic candidates disagree on immigration", by Makenzi Henderson, February 25th, 2016
  • Beaufort Observer, "Greg Brannon, Tea Party activist", by Josh Bergeron of the Salisbury Post, Feb. 21, 2016
  • Raleigh News-Observer, "Brannon challenges Burr in second Senate bid", December 21, 2015
  • Fay Observer, AdWatch, Sep 22, 2015
  • Huffington Post, "Burr: The Cloak and Dagger Senator", by William E. Jackson Jr, 5/29/2015



Sen. Burr up for re-election in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 North Carolina Senate debate, Burr(R) vs.Ross(D) vs.Haugh(L) vs.Brannon(R) vs.Rey(D) vs.Wright(R)
2014 North Carolina Senate debate, Tillis vs. Hagan
2010 North Carolina Senate debate, Marshall vs. Cunningham
2008 N.C. Senate debate, Dole vs. Hagan
2004 N.C. Senate debate, Bowles vs. Burr

North Dakota

    North Dakota Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Scribd.com, "Aid for Flint, MI," campaign press release, April 27, 2016
  • Bismarck Tribune, "Libertarian launches campaign", by Nick Smith, Feb 22, 2016
  • KX News, "Hoeven Pushes Driver Info Privacy Bill", May 10, 2015



Sen. Hoeven up for re-election in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 N.D. Senate debates, Hoeven(R) vs.Glassheim(D) vs.Marquette(L)
2012 N.D. Senate debates, Berg vs. Heitkamp
2010 North Dakota Senate debates, Hoeven vs. Potter

Ohio

    Ohio Senate debates and race coverage:
  • DailyKos.com, "Free Trade and Tim Kaine," June 26, 2016
  • Marijuana.com, "Key Senate Races for Marijuana Reform," by Tom Angell on June 13th, 2016
  • Washington Free Beacon, "Strickland Refuses to 'Renounce' the NRA", by Morgan Chalfant, October 14, 2015
  • Columbus Dispatch, "State application for charter-school grant remains a mystery", by Catherine Candisky, Oct 5, 2015
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer, "Sittenfeld will run to the left of Strickland", by Henry J. Gomez, May 15, 2015
  • OnTheIssues transcript of Cincinnati Enquirer videos, "Strickland, Sittenfeld talk Iran", May 12, 2015



Sen. Portman up for re-election in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 Ohio Senate debates, Portman(R) vs.Strickland(D) vs.Sittenfeld(D)
2012 Ohio Senate debates, Pryce vs. Mandel
2010 Ohio Senate debates, Portman vs. Fisher
2006 Ohio Senate debate, DeWine vs. Brown

Oklahoma

    Oklahoma Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Wonkette.com, "Anybody But Lankford," by Doktor Zoom, 6/26/2016
  • Rollcall.com, "How Religion Shaped 3 Senators," by Alex Gangitano, 4/26/2016
  • City Sentinel, "Anti death penalty coalition", by Darla Shelden, May 21, 2015



Sen. Lankford up for re-election in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 Oklahoma Senate debate, Lankford(R) vs.Workman(D) vs.Johnson(D)
2014 Oklahoma Senate debate, Lankford vs. Johnson vs. Shannon
2008 Oklahoma Senate debate, Inhofe vs. Rice
2004 Oklahoma Senate debate, Coburn vs. Carson

Oregon

    Oregon Senate debates and race coverage:
  • League of Women Voters of Oregon, "Voter Guide", downloaded Sept. 9, 2016
  • Medford Mail Tribune, "Medford Councilor Stine to challenge Sen. Ron Wyden", by Damian Mann, Sep. 21, 2015
  • The Oregonian, "Medford Councilor says he will run for Senate", by Jeff Mapes, September 21, 2015
  • The Oregonian, "Republican Senate candidates show differences," by Jeff Mapes, January 25, 2014
  • KTVZ, "GOP candidate seeking to unseat Merkley voices criticism," by Femi Abebefe, January 4, 2014
  • Bloomberg News, "Ron Wyden's Lonely Crusade", by Peter Coy, May 2, 2015



Sen. Wyden up for re-election in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 Oregon Senate debates, Wyden(D) vs.Callahan(R) vs.Stine(D)
2014 Oregon Senate debates, Merkley vs. Wehby
2010 Oregon Senate debates, Wyden vs. Huffman
2008 Oregon Senate debate, Merkley vs. Smith

Pennsylvania

    Pennsylvania Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Marc Levy, Associated Press, in The Morning Call, "Toomey, McGinty joust over corporations", 9/12/2016
  • Philadelphia Inquirer , "Immigration Advocates Law Enforcement", by Chris Brennan, July 07, 2016
  • Marijuana.com, "Key Senate Races for Marijuana Reform," by Tom Angell on June 13th, 2016
  • The Daily Chronic , "Pittsburgh NORML to Host Fundraiser for Fetterman", September 27, 2015
  • The Morning Call, "Early endorsements for McGinty from Emily's List", by Laura Olson, 8/6/2015
  • USW.org (United Steelworkers) press release, "USW Endorses McGinty," 8/5/2015
  • The Morning Call, "Sestak critical of Toomey", by Laura Olson, 5/7/2015
  • Post-Gazette, "Schwartz, McGinty lead gun control ratings", by Karen Langley, 7 April 2014
  • WTAE, "Braddock mayor detains jogger", Jan 31, 2013



Sen. Sestak up for re-election in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 Penna. Senate debates,
Republican primary: Toomey(R) vs.Stern(R)
Democratic primary: McGinty(D) vs.Sestak(D) vs.Fetterman(D)
2012 Penna. Senate debates, Smith vs. Scaringi vs. Rohrer
2010 Pennsylvania Senate debates, Toomey vs. Sestak
2006 Pennsylvania Senate debates, Santorum vs. Casey
2004 Pennsylvania Senate debates, Specter vs. Hoeffel

Rhode Island

No Senate race in 2016.


No Senate race in 2016; previous Senate debates:
2014 Rhode Island Senate debates, Reed vs. Zaccaria
2012 Rhode Island Senate debates, Whitehouse vs. Hinckley
Previous Senate debates:
2006 Republican Primary debate, Laffey vs. Chafee

South Carolina

    South Carolina Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Post and Courier, "Dixon to challenge Sen. Scott," by Brenda Rindge, Feb. 22 2016
  • The State, "Councilman Washington removed from COMET transit board", by Sarah Ellis, February 4, 2016
  • The Economist, "Not quite fireproof", Oct. 3, 2015
  • Greenville News, "Scott & Graham's stances on foreign trade issues differ", May 30, 2015



Sen. Scott up for re-election in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 South Carolina Senate debate, Scott(R) vs.Dixon(D)
2014 South Carolina Senate debate, Scott vs. Dickerson vs. Ravenel
2004 S.C. Senate debate, Tenenbaum vs. DeMint

South Dakota

    South Dakota Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Capital Journal, "Thune's challenger turns in nominating petitions," by Stephen Lee, Mar 29, 2016
  • Dakota Free Press, "Williams declares run", by C.A. Heidelberger, 2/19/2016
  • KDLT-TV News, "Jay Williams to Challenge Thune," Feb 19, 2016
  • Argus Leader, "Yankton Democrat expected to challenge Thune," by Joe Sneve, February 19, 2016
  • KEVN Black Hills Fox, "Thune speaks out about Patriot Act", by Robert Grant, May 30, 2015



Sen. Thune up for re-election in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 South Dakota Senate debate, Thune(R) vs.Williams(D)
2014 South Dakota Senate debate, Rounds vs. Weiland vs. Pressler
2008 S.D. Senate debate, Dykstra vs. Johnson
2004 S.D. Senate debate, Daschle vs. Thune

Tennessee

No Senate race in 2016.


No Senate race in 2016; previous Senate debates:
2014 Tennessee Senate debate, Alexander vs. Ball
2006 Tennessee Senate debate, Corker vs. Ford

Texas

No Senate race in 2016.


No Senate race in 2016; previous Senate debates:
2014 Texas Senate debates, Cornyn vs. Alameel
2012 Texas Senate debates, Cruz vs. Dewhurst vs. Sadler
2008 Texas Senate debate, Cornyn vs. Noriega
2006 Texas Senate debate, Jameson vs. Hutchison vs. Radnofsky

Utah

    Utah Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Salt Lake Tribune, "Op-ed: Shutting down the government is no way to lead", by Jonathan Swinton, Sep 26 2015
  • Salt Lake Tribune, "Challenger is marriage therapist Jonathan Swinton", by Matt Canham, Aug 17, 2015
  • Washington Post, "Quickly approve the USA Freedom Act", by Sen. Mike Lee, May 29 2015



Sen. Lee up for re-election in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 Utah Senate debates, Lee(R) vs.Snow(D) vs.Swinton(D)
2012 Utah Senate debates, Liljenquist vs. Hatch
2010 Utah Senate debate, Lee vs. Granato
2004 Utah Senate debate Oct. 14, 2004

Vermont

    Vermont Senate debates and race coverage:
  • VPR.net, "Scott Milne Returns To His Hometown To Officially Launch His Senate Campaign", by Peter Hirschfeld, September 9th, 2016
  • iSideWith.com, "Vermont Voter Guide", downloaded Sept. 9, 2016
  • WPTZ-TV NBC-5, "Milne enters U.S. Senate race," May 26, 2016
  • SevenDaysVT.com, "Vermont Once an EB-5 Fan, Milne Criticizes Leahy for 'Mismanaging' Program ", by Paul Heintz, May 9th, 2016
  • MyChamplainValley.com, "Leahy's USA FREEDOM Act Passes U.S. House", 5/13/2015
  • Burlington Free Press, "Milne: A complicated candidate," by Terri Hallenbeck, October 28, 2014
  • VTDigger.org, "Vermont Right to Life endorses Lt. Gov. Phil Scott, declines to back a gubernatorial candidate", by Anne Galloway, August 26th, 2014



Sen. Leahy up for re-election in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 Vermont Senate debates, Leahy(D) vs.Milne(R)
2012 Vermont Senate debates, Sanders vs. MacGovern

Virginia

No Senate race in 2016.


No Senate race in 2016; previous Senate debates:
2014 Virginia Senate debates, Warner vs. Gillespie
2012 Virginia Senate debates, Kaine vs. Allen vs. Radtke
2008 Virginia Senate debate, Gilmore vs. Warner
2006 Senate debate, Allen v. Webb

Washington

    Washington Senate debates and race coverage:
  • The Seattle Times, "Vance to challenge Murray", by Jim Brunner, Sep 8, 2015
  • KPLU News for Seattle and the Northwest, "Vance Avoids Social Issues", by Austin Jenkins, Sep 8, 2015
  • Pacific Northwest Inlander, "Murray on compromise, the trade deal and abortion", by Daniel Walters, May 12, 2015



Sen. Murray up for re-election in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 Washington Senate debates, Murray(D) vs.Vance(R)
2012 Washington Senate debates, Baumgartner vs. Cantwell
2010 Washington Senate debates, Murray vs. Rossi
2006 Washington Senate debate, Cantwell vs. McGavick vs. Guthrie
2004 Washington Senate debate, Murray vs. Nethercutt

West Virginia

No Senate race in 2016.


No Senate race in 2016; previous Senate debates:
2014 West Virginia Senate debates, Capito vs. Tennant
2012 West Virginia Senate debates, Manchin vs. Raese rematch.
2010 West Virginia Senate debates, Manchin vs. Raese

Wisconsin

    Wisconsin Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, "Heroin epidemic at the border", by Tom Kertscher, Nov. 21, 2015
  • Politico.com, "Inside Russ Feingold's comeback attempt", by Manu Raju, 8/5/15
  • Huffington Post, "Feingold Announces Senate Run", by Heather Taylor-Miesle, May 28, 2015



Sen. Johnson up for re-election in 2016; Senate debates:
2016 Wisconsin Senate debates, Johnson(R) vs.Feingold(D) vs.Anderson(L) vs.Lorge(R)
2012 Wisconsin Senate debates, Neumann vs. Thompson vs. Schiess
2010 Wisconsin Senate debates, Feingold vs. Johnson
2004 Wisconsin Senate debates, Feingold vs. Michels

Wyoming

No Senate race in 2016.


No Senate race in 2016; previous Senate debates:
2014 Wyoming Senate debates, Enzi vs. Hardy vs. Cheney


                                                                                                                                                                               
  

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