VIDEO: Virginia is for Lugars

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 [...]


Nate Silver: Democrats Favored to Pick Up Snowe Seat

Nate Silver of the New York Times’ FiveThirtyEight blog writes:

“The retirement of Senator Olympia J. Snowe of Maine is about as damaging to a party’s electoral prospects as these things get, turning a seat that Republicans were very likely to retain into one they will probably lose.”

The wind is most certainly in our sails, [...]


The GOP’s War on Women

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Blunt-Brown Amendment: Any Employer Can Refuse to Cover Any Health Service

Today, Scott Brown and Senate Republicans continue their #GOPCultureWar with the Blunt-Brown Amendment, which is expected to be voted on around noon.

This extreme bill not only serves as a Trojan horse to block access to women’s health care, it also shifts power over all coverage for ANY medical treatments to one’s employer – religiously-affiliated or [...]


ABC News: Women will be key for Senate Democrats

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 [...]

Did you hear it? That’s the sound of GOP Senate plans imploding

The tides have turned. It’s become clear this week that momentum is growing behind Senate Democrats fighting to protect our majority from Tea Party radicals in the House.

In the last week we’ve seen GOP Senate candidates duck and cover from the Blunt Amendment’s extreme politicking that harkens back to a 1950’s America that denied [...]


VIDEO: Connie Mack’s party-boy record

Chaos continues in the Florida Republican primary. Connie Mack’s reputation for being a hot-headed silver-spoon baby is starting to haunt him more than he could have imagined.

This week a fellow Republican released this cartoonish video reviewing Connie’s record of bounced checks, bar fights, delinquent yacht club fees and child support payments, and his “only real job in [...]


OH Josh Mandel joins GOP’s war on women

Perhaps skipping out on even the most basic duties as State Treasurer to continue fundraising up and down the northeast coastline is starting to pay off for Ohio’s Josh Mandel.

His latest campaign contribution came in the form of $5,000 from Rick Santorum’s billionaire backer, Foster Freiss. You know, that cowboy who notoriously made a [...]


Fellow Republican calls Connie “the Charlie Sheen of Florida politics”

George Lemieux, another Republican running for Senate in Florida, summed up Connie’s mounting personal record of liens, lawsuits, bar fights and road rage incidents by calling him “the Charlie Sheen of Florida politics” Wednesday.

At a press conference, Lemiuex asserted that Mack didn’t have the character or temperment to serve in the Senate. “What we [...]


Dick Lugar: Swiping the taxpayer credit card for his suite lifestyle

Earlier this month, Indiana’s Dick Lugar revealed that he stays in hotels on his occasional visits to the state he represents and sends taxpayers the bill. As it turns out, this Indiana Senator doesn’t live in Indiana.

Dick Lugar lives in Virginia, and yet his voting address on file lists the Indianapolis home he sold decades [...]


What is Senate Majority PAC?

Senate Majority PAC is fighting to protect and expand the Democratic majority in the U.S. Senate. In 2012, Karl Rove and his friends spent hundreds of millions of dollars trying to buy the Senate. We ran low-overhead, high-impact campaigns to stop him—and we won. Now we’re ready to take on Mitch McConnell and his radical Republican caucus in 2014.