Some of Raju's recent articles are included below. Follow @mkraju on Twitter for the latest dispatches.

Inside Mitch McConnell’s war

Manu and his colleague, John Bresnahan, provide exclusive insight and break news on one of the country’s most important Senate races and how the next majority leader pulled it off.

Chuck Schumer vs. Elizabeth Warren and the rise of the left

Manu dives into internal Democratic caucus tensions involving Chuck Schumer.

Harry Reid’s new mission: Blocking ‘crazy stuff’

Manu’s profile and interview with Harry Reid.

The Grimes family discount

Alison Lundergan Grimes has barnstormed Kentucky in her 45-foot-long campaign bus.

How Lindsey Graham outmaneuvered the tea party

Sen. Lindsey Graham recognized the threat years before it had a chance to form.

Tom Cotton’s message to voters: I’m no Grinch

Democrats are trying to turn the critical Senate race.

McConnell’s plan to shut down Obama

Mitch McConnell has a game plan to confront President Barack Obama.

How Sen. Hagan’s husband won stimulus cash

When Kay Hagan voted for President Barack Obama’s 2009 economic stimulus package

Chuck Schumer’s Wall Street dilemma

Sen. Chuck Schumer swung by the 50th floor of Nasdaq’s Wall Street headquarters.

GOP civil war: A coup in Colorado

It was a bloodless coup.