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Saturday, March 17, 2018
2018 midterm elections

In Open Congressional Seats, Democrats Raise Three Times As Much As Republicans

Reprinted with permission from Shareblue. Democrats are crushing Republicans on fundraising — and they’re doing it in the congressional districts that are critical to winning back the House in this year’s midterms. Bloomberg analyzed the data from 12 races for open seats and found that Democrats have collectively raised $23.3 million. That’s three times more than what […]

February 2, 2018
GOP committee chairs

With Frelinghuysen Out, More Than A Third Of GOP Committee Chairs Fleeing Congress

Reprinted with permission from Shareblue. House Republicans got yet another piece of bad news in their struggle to retain their majority when Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-NJ), chair of the House Appropriations Committee, announced he would not seek re-election. “I want to use the opportunity to strongly encourage the many young people I meet to consider public service,” […]

January 29, 2018

How Democrats Can Avoid Blowing Their Best Chance To Take The House In A Decade

Republican consultant Rick Wilson says Democrats can win in 2018, but only if they follow his advice: “Get on and stay on one message, don’t make it about all the other party-purity issues. ‘Obamacare wasn’t perfect but the GOP made it 1000x worse.’ The ads write themselves.”

May 8, 2017