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Wednesday, March 21, 2018

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

Republican Campaign Chairman Aspires To Historic Majority In Midterms

By Emily Cahn, CQ Roll Call WASHINGTON — National Republican Congressional Committee Chairman Greg Walden called a 245-seat House majority an “aspirational” but “achievable” goal for the midterms — a more reserved prediction for his party than in previous comments. “I think going into this cycle we are still poised to get to 245. It […]

September 19, 2014

Boehner: ‘Democrats Are Probably Fundraising Off Of Benghazi Just Like We Are’

During a Monday appearance at a San Antonio Chamber of Commerce event, House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) both conceded that Republicans are indeed using their ongoing Benghazi investigations to raise funds, and also claimed that Democrats are probably doing the same thing. When Boehner was asked about a National Republican Congressional Committee email asking for donations between […]

May 13, 2014

GOP Campaign Arm Tweaks Mock Websites For Democratic Candidates

By Daniel Rothberg, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — The Republican campaign organization responsible for websites that appear, at first glance, to support Democratic candidates has backpedaled a bit, altering the way they seek donations. When visitors call up the websites, they are still greeted with friendly photos of Democratic candidates next to mock logos with […]

February 18, 2014