How the Democrats can win back the House and keep the Senate -- in 6 steps


By Joel Silberman, guest blogger

In addition to laying out his administration’s priorities for the coming year, when President Obama gives his State of the Union address Tuesday night, he will also be kicking off the 2014 political campaign season. Sure, some candidates have already had ads up for months, but there’s a difference between preseason and regulation play, and the inflection point is the SOTU. If the president and his party play their cards right, starting Tuesday night and continuing on through November, they may just manage to beat the odds, take back the House and keep the Senate -- and maybe even do some good in the process.

Joel Silberman is a Los Angeles-based writer and the producer of such viral Web videos as “Legitimate Rape” Pharmaceutical Ad (TW) and Kids Do The News. Follow him on Twitter @Wordpeggio.