Contrary to some speculation, Rep. Bruce Braley (D-Iowa) won’t be running against Sen. Charles Grassley (R-Iowa).

Former Rep. Martin Meehan looks to be out of the running for Ted Kennedy’s Senate seat, or then again, maybe he’s not.

The NRCC wants to get rid of Rep. Ike Sketon (D-Mo.), But GOP Sen. Kit Bond (Mo.) doesn't.’s Eric Black – one of my favorite bloggers – notes that Minnesota will likely be forced to move its primary from September to August. It should aid Democrats’ efforts to recover from an early primary in Michele Bachmann’s (R-Minn.) district.

Speaking of Bachmann, here’s the latest installment in her efforts to shock us with her words.

Potential GOV candidate Rudy Giuliani to be a guest on The View on … wait for it … Sept. 11.

Speaker son Ethan Hastert (R) could have more primary opposition in the race for Rep. Bill Foster’s (D-Ill.) seat.