Harry Reid

Schumer and Reid like the lay of the land in Senate races

WASHINGTON _ Senate Democratic leaders are not being shy about their chances to move a handful of desks across the aisle and take back the chamber's majority.tmpplchld "The map looks very good," New York Sen. Charles E. Schumer told CQ Roll Call last week. "First, the map itself is good. We have two Democratic, you know, seats that are in some degree of jeopardy. They have a much larger number."tmpplchld Democrats are playing on favorable terrain this cycle, with a map that's a mirror image of 2014. This time, Republican incumbents are seeking re-election in states more likely to go blue in a presidential campaign year. And this class of first-term Republicans...