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As Dems prepare for November battle, many of their own party members will have fight each other.
Voters elect members of Congress by district and state, where the GOP’s path to majority is rockier.
Toss it or fix it? Backers of Obama's health care overhaul law see a flicker of hope.
The old guard will still have to fight hard in November.
Sen. Arlen Specter, who switched parties hoping to prolong his career, lost his bid for a sixth term.
So far nobody's stood up to rename the warship.
Pennsylvania Democratic Rep. John Murtha died Monday.
Some suggest Obama should bury the repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" in bill about military readiness.
The long-serving Democrat had said many in western Pennsylvania would not vote for a black man.
A contentious debate on the future of Iraq is in the offing.