Washington Post (Washington, DC)
The anger at Washington that is seeping across the country registered a while back in the high ridges of Appalachia, a once-indomitable Democratic stronghold where voters turned away from President Obama in 2008 just as overwhelmingly as they embraced him most everywhere else.
Dallas Morning News (Dallas, TX)
Republican U.S. Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison and former Houston Mayor Bill White, a Democrat, are sweeping up all of the major newspaper endorsements in the race for Texas governor.
The Hill (Washington, DC)
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) lacks the votes to begin debating his targeted jobs bill, according to sources monitoring the legislation.
Salt Lake Tribune (Salt Lake City, UT)
Sen. Orrin Hatch has a message for the Tea Party movement: Work with the GOP or see conservatives lose more ground.
Politico (Washington, DC)
Former Nevada Republican Party Chairwoman Sue Lowden is up with a new television ad on Spanish-language television in the state, focused on her background creating jobs as she vies for the Hispanic vote in her race against Democratic Sen. Harry Reid.