OR-01: David Wu Not Resigning, Won’t Seek Re-Election; Pelosi Calls for Ethics Probe

By: Monday July 25, 2011 6:50 am

David Wu, already embattled by allegations of erratic behavior, faces a sexual misconduct charge by the teenage daughter of one of his prominent donors. He quickly responded to the charge by announcing he will not seek re-election. However, he has refused to resign thus far. The Oregonian first reported about a voicemail left by the [...]

DCCC: We Can’t Recruit Candidates If Medicare Cut in Debt Limit Deal

By: Friday July 8, 2011 2:51 pm

I got a pretty incredible email solicitation by the DCCC, the campaign arm for House Democrats, today. I need your urgent help. Republicans are gearing up to enact their radical plan to balance the budget on the backs of seniors, women and people with disabilities. At this moment, Speaker Boehner is crafting a deficit deal [...]

Bill Clinton Hopes Democrats Don’t Use NY-26 Win “As an Excuse to Do Nothing” on Deficit

By: Wednesday May 25, 2011 12:41 pm

The Congressional Democratic leaders who have the role of winning elections are giddy about the NY-26 results. They want to replicate them all over the country. Sen. Patty Murray, head of the DSCC, thinks Democrats will now have seats they can win in 2012, despite defending more than twice as many seats in the election [...]

Democrats Using Health Care Law in Sections in Their Campaigns

By: Wednesday October 6, 2010 11:42 am

It’s worth noting this new poll, showing that the majority of voters would back a candidate who supported the Affordable Care Act: Fifty-four percent of voters say they would be more likely to back a candidate who supported health care reform, according to the poll. That number includes 51 percent of independents and 79 percent [...]

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