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Mary Landrieu Admits Taxpayers Funded $33k of Campaign Travel, RNC Says It's More

Hours after the Republican National Committee released a report Friday that claims Senator Mary Landrieu (D-LA) took nine more charter flights between 2000 and 2008 to campaign events that cost taxpayers an additional $130,527, Landrieu...Show More Summary

What Lies Behind Complaints about the A.P. U.S. History Test

One of the hot topics is American historiography lately has been an attack on the new Advanced Placement U.S. History course and test guidelines (P.D.F. download). Last month the Republican National Committee passed a resolution calling for those guidelines to be both rewritten and investigated. Show More Summary

NRSC: We’ve Spent Enough on #GASen

The National Republican Senatorial Committee isn’t planning on plowing any further money into David Perdue’s Senate campaign, according to Rob Portman, the NRSC’s Finance Chairman. Portman indicated that the campaign arm would be focusing on other races it thinks are winnable for the remaining six weeks of the campaign. Politico has the details: “I don’t […]

National GOP group won't commit to helping Oberweis

An official of the National Republican Senatorial Committee today declined to commit to giving money to Illinois state Sen. Jim Oberweis in his bid to oust three-term Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin.

Orlando Watson, RNC’s spokesman/communications director for black media

Late last year, the Republican National Committee named Orlando Watson as its communications director for black media. Previously, Watson had worked on the campaign of Libertarian Sen. Rand Paul and as press secretary for Republican Rep. Show More Summary

NRSC Hits Democrats ... and Rubio On Amnesty

Unable to continue to deny the force of anti-amnesty arguments in this year's mid-term elections, the National Republican Senatorial Committee (NRSC) is out hitting Georgia Democrat Michelle Nunn for supporting "amnesty." "It's a pretty...Show More Summary

Just How Is Obama's Foreign Policy a Failure?

The one constant from a pack of GOP senators, Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus, failed GOP Republican Presidential candidates John McCain and Mitt Romney, and the usual suspect legion of right wing bloggers, websites and writers has been that President Obama's foreign policy is a mess. Show More Summary

NRSC Highlights Jeff Sessions Anti-Amnesty Efforts

A senator whose vocal opposition to amnesty has been a thorn in the side of the GOP establishment is now being used in promotional material for the National Republican Senatorial Committee. In an email to supporters Monday, the NRSC’s...Show More Summary

Laura Ingraham Blasts RNC For Supporting Obama's Planned Executive Amnesty

Radio’s Laura Ingraham, a tireless champion of anti-amnesty efforts, blasted the Republican National Committee in a statement provided exclusively to Breitbart News, slamming the RNC’s apparent support of President Barack Obama’s plans to grant executive amnesty for millions of illegal aliens. Show More Summary

Look Who’s Going Door to Door in Gwinnett

If you don’t think Georgia is a battleground state in the upcoming election, and that Gwinnett County is ground zero, you might want to take a look at the picture below. The woman in the middle is Republican National Committee Co-Chair Sharon Day. She was in Lawrenceville this morning, knocking on doors and asking for […]

DNC Head Walks Back Comments About Scott Walker ‘Grabbing Us by the Hair’

3 months agoNews : Mediaite

Democratic National Committee chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz came under fire yesterday for comments about Republican Governor Scott Walker that evoked images of domestic violence. Well, today, Wasserman Schultz sent out a statement walking back her comments.

Senior GOP Spokesman Comes Out: “I’m Gay. Let Me Get Married.”

3 months agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

“I’m a senior GOP spokesman, and I’m gay. Let me get married,” begins James Richardson, a former spokesman and adviser for the Republican National Committee and Governors Haley Barbour and Jon Huntsman. The conservative Georgian decided to come out of the closet in hopes of moving the needle on Republican opposition to same-sex marriage, especially […]

DNC chairwoman Wasserman Schultz compares Gov. Scott Walker to a domestic abuser

On Wednesday, Democratic National Committee chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz used some fairly graphic language about Republican Gov. Scott Walker during a visit to Wisconsin. "Scott Walker has given women the back of his hand," Wasserman Schultz said at a roundtable discussion in Milwaukee on women's issue, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports. Show More Summary

DNC Head: Scott Walker ‘Has Given Women the Back of His Hand’

3 months agoNews : Mediaite

Democratic National Committee chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz spoke in Milwaukee today and took a rather startling shot at Republican Governor Scott Walker, with a comment that evoked violence against women.

DNC Chair Wasserman-Schultz: 'Scott Walker Has Given Women the Back of His Hand'

The Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel reports that during a round-table event focusing on women in Milwaukee Wednesday, Debbie Wasserman-Schultz, the head of the Democratic National Committee accused Wisconsin Republican Governor Scott Walker...Show More Summary

Republicans redefine chutzpah with equal pay tweet

3 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

Remember the one about the man who killed his parents, then asked for mercy because he's an orphan? Well, chutzpah has a new definition. On Labor Day, the Republican National Committee tweeted the following claim: "This #LaborDay, the...Show More Summary

NRCC hits John Barrow for supporting the Obama stimulus bill, and something about monkeys doing blow

The National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC) has dropped a new ad in GA-12 in which the House GOP campaign arm mocks Rep. John Barrow’s (D-GA) claim that he’s “passed $100 billion in spending cuts.” The NRCC knocks Barrow, who is running for his sixth term, for voting to support the 2009 stimulus bill, using a […]

Another Day, Another Bout of Rightwing Insanity: The Kiddie Kommando Edition

With extra bonus bigot eruption! Tamara Scott, a Republican National Committee member (boldface mine): “When we see these kids [child refugees from Latin America], you and I think young kids, we think maybe 12-year-olds, maybe homeschoolers — excuse me, middle-schoolers,” … Continue reading ?

Chuck Todd: Women Reject GOP 'Crazy White Guys' With 'Crazy Theories' About Contraception

In an interview with Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus on MSNBC's The Daily Rundown on Thursday, host and incoming Meet the Press moderator Chuck Todd proposed a cause for the GOP's difficulty in attracting womenShow More Summary

Dirty Denier$ Day 19: Congressman Fred Upton

Today's Dirty Denier$ is Rep. Fred Upton, a Republican from Michigan and Chairman of the powerful House Energy and Commerce Committee. Upton has used his leadership position to try to move the nation backward, and his record on clean air and climate change keeps getting worse. Upton has been all over the map on the facts about climate change. Show More Summary

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