This Roundup Diary covers the period from 1:00 PM Sunday, 11/5 to 1:00 PM EST Monday, 11/6.
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Today's Menu Includes:
129 Diaries Overall
- 46 On House races
- 38 On Senate races
- 26 On Various election races
- Encompassing Governor, Secretary of State, Local, and more
- 19 General election-related diaries
Over 6,400 diaries served to date!!!
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For all the introductory stuff and previous diaries in this series, please see:
Election Race Roundup (9/2 - 66 Days to Daylight) (with links to 10 diaries, covering 8/22-9/1).
Election Race Roundup (9/12 - EIGHT WEEKS TO GO!) (with links to 10 diaries, covering 9/2-9/11).
Election Race Roundup (9/22 - 46 Days to Daylight) (with links to 10 diaries, covering 9/12-9/21).
Election Race Roundup (10/2 - 36 Days to Daylight) (with links to 10 diaries, covering 9/22-10/1).
Election Race Roundup (10/12 - 26 Days to Daylight) (with links to 10 diaries, covering 10/2-10/11).
Election Race Roundup (10/22 - 16 Days to Daylight) (with links to 10 diaries, covering 10/12-10/21).
Election Race Roundup (11/1 - 6 Days to Daylight) (with links to 10 diaries, covering 10/22-10/31).
Election Race Roundup (11/2 - 5 Days to Daylight)
Election Race Roundup (11/3 - 4 Days to Daylight)
Election Race Roundup (11/4 - 3 Days to Daylight)
Election Race Roundup (11/5 - 2 Days to Daylight)
(1:00 PM, Sunday, 11/5 to 1:00 PM, Monday, 11/6): (129 diaries)
(Alphabetical, starting from U)
(VA-11) VA-11, Tom Davis: Aid and Comfort to the Enemy by achamble - Diarist has info on VA-11 & 9-11 Commission report.
(AL-01) (AL-01) Beckerle sees through smokescreen by alabamaliberal - Vivian Beckerle (D) running in deep-red Alabama. And she has a shot!
(CA-04) CA-04 Not If, but When Will Doolittle Be Indicted? by LindaR - John Doolittle has not yet been called upon to answer for his alleged crimes.
(CA-04) CA-04 -- Would YOU let this man in your home? by willymugobeer - Restore ethical and honest representation to this district by electing Charlie Brown (D), running against John Doolittle (R).
(CA-11) CA-11: Abramoff Threw Holiday Party for Pombo (#46 in Series) by Land of Enchantment - It seems Jack Abramoff used to pay for expensive dinners for the House Resource Committee, now they have to have potluck.
(CA-11) CA-11 Jerry McNerney -Stem Cells Support From Michael J. Fox by practicalmatters - Diarist has info on CA-11 & Michael J Fox.
(CA-11) Door to Door for McNerney in CA-11th by Japhet - has a personal report on canvassing for Democrat Jerry McNerney facing Republican Richard Pombo.
(CA-28) Howie Berman CA-28 How Many Votes for the War? w/pol by Braindead - Howie Berman (R) cast most votes for the war; he is opposed by Byron DeLear (D).
(CA-45) (CA-45) Desert Pride Parade in Palm Springs by soyinkafan - has pics and a report form the race between David Roth (D) and Mary Bono (R).
(CA-52) CA-52 Duncan Hunter Proves No Limit To His Corruption by Hannibal - Duncan Hunter (R) wrote the abolition of the Inspector General for Iraq into a bill.
(CO-06) Tancredo agrees with the Terrorists by fbiots - Links to the latest bit of nastiness from Republican Tom Tancredo hoping to hold off Democrat Bill Winter.
(CT-04) POLL Ct Green Party Cong Candidate Withdraws&Supports Democrat; What Does Green Get? by jim d - Diarist has CT-04 info on the Greens.
(CT-04) CT-04: A Report From The Ground by ollieb - has a report about canvassing for Diane Farrell (D) facing Chris Shays (R).
(FL-09) FL-9: We NEED YOU to take one they don't expect! by denim - Call for help in trying to get Dem Phyllis Busansky into office over Repub Gus Bilirakis.
(FL-13) Please by JR - Diarist asks for help in FL-13.
(FL-22, NY-20) New Polls Show Klein, Gillibrand Taking the Lead (FL-22, NY-20) by MrLiberal - Lots of trends the (D)'s way!
(GA-03) David is waiting for Goliath to die! by mostconsiderate - Mike McGraw (D) may yet upset Rep. Lynn Westermoreland (R).
(IL-11) IL-11 Pavich Campaign Working Overtime by chicagodavid - Democrats in this district are working hard to GOTV for John Pavich (D), running against Jerry Weller (R).
(IL-14) IL-14th Hastert Uses Money To Buy More Land by treesfieldssky - Diarist brings info on Hasert land deals.
(IL-14) Newspapers < DailyKos by photogeek88 - A letter to the editor of an Illinois paper in support of Democrat John Laesch to defeat Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert.
(IN-06) IN06 Neurotic? Breakdown? or Politics? by Congressional Candidates Wife - Mike Pence (R) gives poor service to the people of this district; vote for Barry Welsh (D).
(IN-09) IN-09: Heart and Soul in the Closest Race in America by allamerica - Dem Baron P. Hill is mounting a heartfelt challenge to incumbent Repub Mike Sodrel.
(KS-01) KS-01: I am running for Congress because I am outraged by John Doll - Reasons Dem John Doll stood in KS-01 against incumbent Repub Jerry Moran.
(LA-03) Emily's list calls for help in un-seating Jefferson of the 90k in frozen cash by TeresaInPa - Reminder that Rep. William Jefferson (D) sucks too.
(MI-02) My Congressman Peter Hoekstra is a Traitor by MichiganGirl - Alleges that incumbent Repub Peter Hoekstra has committed treason, so support Dem Kimon Kotos.
(NC-05) NC-05: Last NC cartoon before the election by StormBear - Things are looking glum in NC-05 but we can still laugh. Roger Sharpe (D) is running against Virgina Foxx (R).
(NC-11) Message from MoveOn's office in Asheville, NC by paulv - Call for help in GOTV in the race between incumbent Repub Charles Taylor and Dem Heath Shuler.
(NE-03) NE-03 Bush comes to Nebraska by NebraskaLefty - Diarist has a view from outside the Bush visit to NE-03.
(NE-03) NE-03: Bush Comes to Town by mcjoan - Diarist brings the visit of Airforce 1.
(NH-02) NH-02: NRCC Facing $100M Penalty for Illegal Robocalls by Republic Not Empire - Have the NRCC violated state law? Paul Hodes (D) is running against Charlie Bass (R).
(NJ-07) NJ-7 Ferguson Runs Away from Stender Supporters (with link to Pics) by GTmet - Mike Ferguson (R) drove away from two locations in his bus rather than meet questions of Linda Stender's (D) supporters.
(NJ-07) NJ-07: Mike Ferguson's drive-by appearance "with pics and poll" by goldberry - Mike Ferguson's (R) appearance was swamped by Linda Stender's (D) supporters.
(NM-01) NM-01: Pollwatching: Madrid Leads by 4 in Final Poll by tjihop - Patricia Madrid (D) leads easily distressed Heather Wilson (R) by 4.
(NV-02) Dispatch on Nevada - Sunday, 11.06.06 by gorgonica - Diarist recounts experience phoning for Jill Derby (D), running against Dean Heller (R).
(NV-02) Will Karl Rove Lose His Childhood District Tomorrow? by jedinecny - Highlights Dem Jill Derby's efforts to defeat Repub Dean Heller in Rove's heavily conservative childhood home district.
(NY-13) NY-13: Why losing is our LEAST likely scenario by Gg - A personal look at the race between Democrat Steve Harrison and Republican Vito Fosella.
(NY-19) NRCC Robo Calls in NY-19 by hegemony57 - Diarist has NY-19 info.
(NY-19) NY19 with three videos of John Hall by TGriff - Campaign videos of John Hall (D) show endorsements, GOTV. He faces Sue Kelly (R).
(NY-19) NY-19: GOP Playing The Racist Fear Card by BarbinMD - A racebaiting video being played by Sue Kelly's (R) campaign against John Hall (D).
(NY-20) NY-20: Repub. Sweeney's November Nightmare Continues by Doctor Who - Diarist has a run down on Sweeny's (R) problems in NY-20.
(NY-25) NY-25 - Gen Clark Rallies with Dan Maffei by Iddybud - An afternoon with General Clark and Dan Maffei (D) who is running against Jim Walsh (R).
(NY-29) Eric Massa: the Final 48 hours by Munguza - Final two days' GOTV for Eric Massa (D), running against Randy Kuhl (D).
(OH-02) Deep Schmidt by Indianality - Video of incumbent Repub Jean Schmidt mocking Dem Victoria Wulsin's stance on universal health care.
(OH-12) OH-12: Desperate Measures by Shamansky for Congress - Pat Tiberi (R)'s campaign is making false claims about Bob Shamansky (D).
(OH-15) OH-15: (Partly) Sunny Sunday III: GOTV! by ArchTeryx - Diarist has a run down of OH-18.
(OH-18) OH-18 Poll Circuit Reporters needed; Ross and Jackson Counties. by Hegman - Diarist has a request for help on Election Day in OH-18.
(VA-Sen) George Allen tailgates with Bush, Cheney and Rumsfeld by Scout Finch - Awesome!
(VA-Sen) The Great George Allen Puppet Show - by Andy Lewis - Protestors crash Sen. George Allen's (R) tailgate. And he can't attack them.
(VA-Sen) Voter Suppression and more (VA-Sen) by teacherken - Evidence of voter suppression efforts in Northern Virginia in James Webb (D) George Allen (R) race, with steps to take.
(VA-Sen) Webb Campaign: One More Day and a Wakeup! by Webb for Senate - Final day details from Dem Jim Webb's campaign in his bid to unseat incumbent Repub George Allen.
(VA-Sen) VA-Sen : Top Ten (Webb up 8) by Stampy51 - Latest SUSA poll shows Dem Jim Webb leading incumbent Repub George Allen by 8, with some tasty notes on why to vote for Webb.
(VA-Sen) VA-SEN: SurveyUSA Says: Webb 52, Allen 44 -- UPDATED WITH LINK by Red Sox - Final SUSA poll show Jim Webb (D) leading George Allen (R) by 8.
(CT-Sen) Bob Kerrey, Joe Lieberman, and Voter Pessimism by bookwoman - Unfortunately, former Sen. Bob Kerrey (D) comes out for Sen. Joe Lieberman (CFL).
(CT-Sen) CT-Sen Crystal Ball: Joe Switches by Big Tent Democrat - Joe Lieberman (CFI) appears to be a man of convenience, choosing his party of majority if he should win.
(CT-Sen) CT-SEN: Dispatches from the trail - "Ned's With Us" by davidsrota - Joe Lieberman's (CFL) thugs again try to bottle Ned Lamont (D) at a parade, but the veteran's (and everyone else) seem to love Ned.
(CT-Sen) CT-Sen Dodd Appearing With Lamont Sat/Sun by bincbom - News that Senator Chris Dodd will be spending the weekend campaigning for Democrat Ned Lamont against Joe Lieberman (CFL).
(CT-Sen) CT-Sen HQ: The Championship Rounds by ttagaris - The experience of the enthusiasm and intensity of Ned Lamont's (D) supporters makes the polls look pale.
(CT-Sen) SurveyUSA poll, not good news for Lamont by demsin06 - Diarist has SurveyUSA poll.
(CT-Sen) For Lieberman by natasha - A look at Joe Liebermann's FEC committee donor list.
(CT-Sen) CT-SEN: Dispatch from the Frontlines - At Dawn, An Impromptu Focus Group In Groton by davidsirota - Responses from a group of Electric Boat workers to Ned Lamont (D) as he met them in his campaign against Alan Schlessinger (R) and incumbent Joe Lieberman (Lie).
(CT-Sen) CT-Sen: Rowland bag man funding Lieberman by newjeffct - Suggestion of impropriety between incumbent Joe Lieberman (Lie) and John Rowland, a former governor, linking $50K of campaign funds days after $75 million contract was sent Rowland's way. Support Ned Lamont (D) over Lieberman and Alan Schlessinger (R).
(CT-Sen) (CT-Sen) Why we will win. (With Numbers) by A Talbot - The diarist is optimistic that Ned Lamont (D) will defeat Joe Lieberman (CFL).
(MD-Sen) MD-Sen: Playing Knock-Knock by kindertotenlieder - The skinny on Democratic infighting in Maryland.
(MO-Sen) McCaskill on my Mind - how to Help Claire & Missouri by Blue Waters Run Deep - Claire McCaskill (D) offers hope to people with disabilities.
(NJ-Sen) NJ-SEN: The Piscopo Push Call! by redglare - Recent robo-call from Joe Piscopo supporting Repub Tom Kean Jr. over incumbent Dem Bob Menendez.
(OH-Sen) Mud-lovin' Mike DeWine by jmknapp - Desperate Sen. Mike DeWine (R) slimes Rep. Sherrod Brown (D).
(RI-Sen) RI-Sen: Chafee AHEAD! WTF! by DrBathroom - Some polls show Chafee (R) a percentage point ahead of Whitehouse (D).
(RI-Sen) Clinton Returns to RI for Final Push by kiersten - The race is tightening and the diarist suspects its because the undecideds are choosing Chafee.
(TN-Sen) Help my fricking Harold Ford, Kos by David Boyle - I'm not dead yet!
(TN-Sen) Momentum Shifts to Ford in Closing Days by UnityDem - The most recent numbers show a shift in the polls away from Bob Corker (R) towards Harold Ford (D).
(TN-Sen, MT-Sen) New Rasmussen Polls: TN-SEN; MT-SEN...... by DCCyclone - Races tighten. Drats!
(TN-Sen) Read my frickin' diary kos: The Ford Campaign and the First Amendment by MadScientist - A Kossack is prevented by the police from taking a campaign sign into a rally for Harold Ford, Jr. (D), running against Bob Corker (R).
(TN-Sen) TN-Senate and Polling by democratnyc -The diarist suggest ways to get MSM to pay better attention to polls.
(TN-Sen) Tennessee people be prepared on Election Day by AHiddenSaint - Electoral shenanigans in the heavily Democratic Memphis base of Rep. Harold Ford, Jr. (D).
(TN-Sen) What Kerry should say about what Kos is saying about Ford by DBJ - Early voting way up in Tennessee.
(TN-Sen) T-SEN Obama headlines Ford Rally -- photo blues by OldYellerDog - has pics and a report about yesterday's rally with Senator Barack Obama for Harold Ford Jr. (D) facing Bob Corker (R).
(TN-Sen) TN-Sen: Great News - Big Mo! by R o o k - has some good news polling in the race between Harold Ford Jr. (D) and Bob Corker (R).
(TN-Sen) Why is the Swift Boat Man so Interested in Tennessee...among others by Cody Lyon - Possible explanation for Swift-boat king, Bob Perry's interest in the race between Dem Harold Ford Jr. and Repub Bob Corker.
(TN-Sen) The Top Ten Reasons I Voted for Harold Ford (with poll) by MadScientist - Reasons to vote for Harold Ford Jr. (D) over Bob Corker (R), tomorrow.
(Var-Sen) Out of the Closet--With Senate Predictions (Part 2) by davidsfr - Another set of predictions about the Senate races.
(Var-Sen) Betting Says 6 Senate Pick-ups by MoronMike - Intrade has Dems picking up 6 Senate seats.
(Var-Sen) My 2006 Midterm Senate Predictions by SensibleDemocrat - the diarists final Senate predictions.
(Var-Sen) Key senate race graphs: The BIG finale (with poll) by plf515 - Rundown of meta-poll results and trendlines for AZ, OH, MD, MO, MT, RI, TN, and VA Senate seats.
(Var-Sen) my fearless and controversial Senate election predictions!!!! by YoursTruly - More predictions.
(AL-HD-45) AL-State House 45: Republicans running scared by Lisa in Bama - Dem Pat Sewell is running close against Repub Owen Drake.
(AL-Var) Ooopsie! GOP endorses Democrat! by LynneK - A fun story about a local election in Alabama.
(AZ-Var) AZ-05, AZ-Sen, and AZ-GOV: GOTV rally in Tempe, AZ (11/05/06) by Astrocook - A Kossack attends a rally for Democratic candidates in Tempe, Arizona.
(CA-Gov) For Governor of California: No to Schwarzenegger and Angelides by Wayne Mattson - Diarist writes-in Steve Westly (D) for California governor.
(FL-Gov) FL-Gov: Calling all FL Kossacks! Rally Mon. night in Tampa/new poll info by boofdah - Diarist has FL GOV rally info.
(FL-Gov) Crist backs out of appearance with Bush by bcb - Diarist has info that Crist won't appear with Bush.
(FL-Gov) (FL-Gov) D-Jim Davis gains, R-Charlie Crist Snubs Bush by JasonPol - Report from the tightening race between Dem Jim Davis and Repub Charlie Crist.
(FL-Gov) Rainy Days - For Republicans by gatordem - With a 40% chance of rain in the Tampa area, the diarist urges early voting for Jim Davis (D) in his race against Charlie Crist (R).
(FL-Gov) (FL-GOV) Crist to Bush: Drop Dead by ianvanhoven - Charlie Crist (R) declines to appear with George Bush on election night. His opponent is Jim Davis (D).
(FL-Var) FL-Gov and FL-22: Davis within striking distance, and Klein ahead! by niremetal - Democratic candidates are polling well in Florida races.
(GA-Var) GA Heritage: FOR Dem Gov, Black Woman by Prognosticator - has a look at the issues and candidates in various Georgia races.
(IA-Var) GREAT NEWS from Iowa by UndercoverRxer - Every (D) is up on Iowa! Woohoo!
(IA-Var) Obama Does Iowa City by oldjohnbrown - has a report about a rally attended by Senator Barack Obama for all the democratic candidates in Iowa.
(ID-Var) My Ultra Conservative Idaho parents are voting Democrat by djsands - Support Bill Sali (D) and Jerry Brady (D)!
(MD-Var) Polls continue to tighten in Maryland by baltimoremom - Election races in Maryland are goign right down to the wire.
(MD-Var) Rally in Maryland with Bill Clinton Tonight by pine - Diarist has a Rally in Maryland run down.
(MI-Gen) MI '06 - Voting Tools and Voter Info. by Stomp 442 - Guides for how to vote a true blue ticket in Michigan.
(MI-Gov) MI-GOV: Hollywood Squares: Dick DeVos Republican Corruption Edition by devoshead - a rogues gallery of Dick DeVos' (R) friends with a lot of linky goodness. He is running against Jennifer Granholm (D).
(MN-Gen) I helped an apathetic voter today by guyermo - Short story on helping a fellow MN voter get her absentee ballot completed.
(NM-Var) Voter Disenfranchisement in New Mexico by Ken Camp - Diarist has the Tricks from New Mexico.
(NY-41-CA-11) N Y C Kossacks: ONE HOUR NEEDED TONIGHT FOR NYBRI and McNerney in CA-11 by senor wylie - Phone banking in NYC tonight for Brian Keeler and Jerry McNerney.
(OH-SoS) Ohio's SOS Candidate Brunner: Make Voting "As Easy as Drinking a Glass of Water" by OhioNative - Dem Jennifer Brunner is running on a platform of transparent and easy elections against Repub Greg Hartmann.
(OH-Var) OH-Var: Dispatch Final Poll - "Staggering" Numbers for Dems by Buckeye Hamburger - The title says it all.
(PA-Var) Meeting Max Cleland today at a Rally in Rural PA: American Hero and Treasure by wishingwell - Max Cleland spoke to a Democratic rally that included some Eisenhower Republicans - he was an inspiration to get out the vote.
(SD-Var) Skullduggery In South Dakota by ScottWalters - Diarist has South Dakota's abortion campaign info.
(Var) FOLLOWING THE POLLS: The Sunday Edition (SUPERSIZED) by Steve Singiser - Steve's daily roundup of nationwide polls.
Election protection hotlines in depth by AlanF - Diarist has a Hotline List for election problems.
Join the DailyKos Midterm Prediction Pool by predict06- Offices have basketball pools during the Final Four; DailyKos has Midterm Election Pools!
New Time Poll Scary for Rethugs by JCPOK - Time magazine poll makes things look bad for the (R) candidates.
Sunday Action: GOTV Edition (Updated) by Elise - A diary on ways to GOTV and other election activities.
2 Days & Counting - What Did You Do Today? by aimeeinkc - Diarist has the "What Did You Do Today" series.
One Day Until Victory (Let's Close the Deal Together) by Congressman John Conyers - Rallying cry for the final big push from Rep John Conyers for the election tomorrow.
FIGHTING DEMS - The Crest of the Blue Wave and the Deep Blue Sea by Fighting Dem Vets - An analysis of the state of play in the Fighting Dem races.
Sabato's final prediction: Dem majorities in congress and Governors by Paleo- Oracle Sabato predicts the Dems to win 29 seats in the House and 6 in the Senate.
CNN Predicts 20-Point Dem Blowout by TXdem - Encouraging predictions from CNN.
About That Pew Poll..... by michael1104 - has an analysis of the latest Pew Poll.
Election Protection Hotline. Quick Links for Your Voting Needs.+Let's Party! by LNK - has links a phone numbers for protecting your vote, reporting voter fraud and getting involved on election day.
8 Voter Protection Sites that you may want to utilize. by Duke S - has the links for protecting your vote and reporting voter fraud and suppression.
The Whole World's Watching by wmc418 - Handy info for voting tomorrow.
Voter Problems, Help, Call Now 1-866-OUR-VOTE/1-888-VEY-VOTA by Femlaw - Useful tips for voting tomorrow, with ways to get help if you are being refused your right to vote.
The Definitive 2006 Election Watchers Spreadsheet by Pragmatic Left - Spreadsheet for House, Senate, and Governorships for the midterm election.
Senate And House Predictions From Ed Fitzgerald And Electoral-Vote by Rob - Final predictions for House and Senate from electoral-vote.com and Ed Fitzgerald.
Protecting the Vote -One Precinct at a Time by Vyan - Ways to help protect the votes of all Americans tomorrow.
Check mypollingplace.com in your area before pushing it by Fred in Vermont - Indicates trouble with the poll place determination site mypollingplace.com.
Your Election Night Program by cbastian - Poll closing times across the country for tomorrow.