Is Mitt Romney finally looking like the frontrunner in Iowa? With six days to go, his odds look pretty good as the anti-Romney candidates are splitting the conservative vote. And Newt Gingrich’s frustrations are boiling over. Roger Simon’s Politico column today is a must-read. The latest from Iowa at the top of the show tonight.
Why has the Republican party had so much trouble settling on a candidate? We’ll dig deeper into Chris’s “Let Me Finish” from last night.
And the fight for the Senate: After Ben Nelson’s decision not to run for re-election, Nate Silver has his Senate Snapshot in the New York Times today… and the pickup opportunities for Republicans are plentiful across the country. Where do Democrats have to win to keep control?