Pelosi Statement on Midterms: Nothing on Future Plans, No Congratulations to GOP

by Chad Pergram “Over the last four years, the Democratic Majority in the House took courageous action on behalf of America’s middle class to create jobs and save the country from the worst economic catastrophe since the Great Depression. “Our Members and candidates ran remarkable campaigns led by the superb leadership of DCCC Chairman Chris […]

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The Tsunami

Posted by Erick Erickson [UPDATE]: The whole of the Maine legislator has flipped to the GOP. Several people I have talked to said such a deep and thorough shift to any one party has not happened in one election in the past 100 years. —————— Republican gains are massive. And when I say Republican gains […]

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California Governor Election: Brown Remains Just a Tad Ahead of Whitman

With only a few days until Election Day, Democrat Jerry Brown holds a slightly smaller lead over Republican Meg Whitman in California’s gubernatorial race. The latest Rasmussen Reports statewide telephone survey of Likely Voters shows Brown picking up 49% support, while Whitman draws the vote from 45%. Two percent (2%) prefer some other candidate, and […]

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SPUN-employment: Networks twist unemployment reports to boost Obama, bash Bush

By Dan Gainor Wednesday, October 27, 2010 4:24 PM EDT Spinning the Numbers When Conservatives in Charge: During the year leading up to the 2005-06 mid-term elections, the economy was strong and unemployment never went above 5 percent. That wasn’t how the media reported it. Negative reports and stories spun negatively accounted for 58 percent […]

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Israel and Congressional Democrats

by Daniel Pipes National Review Online October 19, 2010 How should American voters concerned with Israel’s welfare and security vote in the U.S. Congressional elections on Nov. 2? This much is clear after almost two years of Democratic control over the executive and legislative branches of government: Democrats consistently support Israel and its government far […]

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CAIR Becomes a Political Hot Potato

by David J. Rusin  •  Aug 6, 2010 at 12:31 pm In a saner world, the terrorist ties and Islamist agenda of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) would render it politically untouchable, with candidates for office shunning the organization and chastising those rare opponents who back it. Controversies from two ongoing election campaigns offer […]

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