Senator Orrin Hatch successfully fended off a Tea Party challenge in Utah, defying the trend of incumbents getting picked off by the movement.
Fresh Quinnipiac poll numbers put Obama up over Romney in the three critical battlegrounds of Pennsylvania, Ohio, and Florida, suggesting he's weathered the storm of tough economic news rather well.
Rick Santorum is going back to Iowa to say thanks for the support his presidential run received there.
Assemblyman Hakeem Jeffries easily dispatched controversial City Councilman Charles Barron in their Brooklyn congressional primary.
And Charles Rangel won the Democratic primary in Harlem last night despite his ethics troubles, meaning he'll get a 22nd term in Congress.
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