The Kansas City Star debunks the claims in the latest attacks on Claire McCaskill from Karl Rove’s secret donor front group, Crossroads Grassroots Policy Strategies.The ad repeats claims that have “been debunked numerous times” that Republicans continue to use “despite the clear distortions.”
The US Chamber, America’s largest corporate slush fund, is at it again. This time they’re dumping in a massive amounts of television ads across Hawaii to buy votes for Republican Senate candidate Linda Lingle.
The total ad buy is estimated at $10 million dollars, an unprecedented sum, according to the Associated Press.
According to the Honolulu Civil [...]
It appears Hawaii’s Republican Senate hopeful Linda Lingle wouldn’t answer questions about her support for the most recent attack on women that came in the form of the Blunt-Brown Amendment last week. But…she will feature Senator Blunt as her headline guest at a fundraiser in DC tonight.
From the Honolulu Civil Beat today:
Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo., [...]
Talking Points Memo got it right this morning when they wrote: “Democrats seemed uniquely poised to fight back against Blunt and Limbaugh by putting a cadre of female faces forward.”
In the wake of the debate around the Blunt-Brown Amendment to allow any employer to deny access to basic health care and the ensuing slander [...]
In a recent interview, “Indiana” Senator Dick Lugar took a whopping 64 seconds to answer the question “Where do you live?” And even after what felt like an hour of interview time, we still are left scratching our heads trying to decipher his coded, legal excuse.
Virginia’s extra Senator is having a tough time explaining to [...]
“The GOP House hearing on contraceptive funding demonstrated how out of step Republicans are with America, and Rush Limbaugh’s attack on Sandra Fluke may once again result in more women – who are still only 17% of the U.S. Senate today – being elected. Already, Democrats are running an impressive slate of progressive women this [...]
This Saturday, The Hill touted the Democrats’ likelihood of keeping our Senate Majority this year in light of the Olympia Snowe retirement and entry of Bob Kerrey into the Nebraska race last week.
Read the full article below and contribute today to protect our majority in 2012.
With Kerrey coming and Snowe going, Senate Dems [...]
After months of skipping out on his duties as State Treasurer to attend fundraisers in DC for his Senate Committee, Ohio’s Josh Mandel decided it’s time to come clean and announce that he’s running for Senate. The fact that he took an entire hour to announce this non-news at a press conference yesterday is laughable.
As we wrote last week, Dick Lugar’s suite lifestyle is costing the taxpayers of Indiana enormous sums to put him up in hotels every single visit to his “home” state he represents.
In all actuality, Dick Lugar lives in Virginia. Check out this quick video showing where Virginia’s “extra Senator” has called home for the [...]
With the retirement of Olympia Snowe (R-ME), all 6 women up for re-election in the Senate this year are Democrats.
This is a historic year for women already, especially in light of the shockingly retroactive Blunt Amendment set to be voted on tomorrow in the US House as an attempt to turn back the clock on [...]