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Obama will not be spreading the wealth around! no campaign cash for congressional Democrats

Obama will not be spreading the wealth around! no campaign cash for congressional Democrats

It appears that President Obama is not about to “spread the wealth around” to re-election seeking Democrats.  Guess the cash is not rolling in or Obama is fearful he will need every dollar to defeat the Republican nominee following his [...]

Maine Senator Olympia Snowe will not seek re-election – Full Statement

Maine Senator Olympia Snowe will not seek re-election – Full Statement

Tuesday, February 28, 2012 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     STATEMENT OF SENATOR OLYMPIA J. SNOWE ON RE-ELECTION CAMPAIGN FOR UNITED STATES SENATE WASHINGTON, D.C – Three-term Senator Olympia J. Snowe (R-Maine) issued the following statement today with regard to her [...]

Indiana Congressman Dan Burton Retiring

Indiana Congressman Dan Burton Retiring

Beware, all ye cantaloupes in Indiana — Dan Burton is coming home. The Indianapolis Star reports that the Republican congressman, who was first elected in 1982, announced his retirement today at the Indiana statehouse. Over time, the once-entrenched Burton has [...]

Barney Frank won't seek reelection in 2012

Barney Frank won't seek reelection in 2012

Congressman Barney Frank will hold a news conference at 1 pm ET to announce that he will not seek re-election in 2012. US Representative Barney Frank, the state’s highest-profile congressman and one of the nation’s leading liberal voices after being [...]

Obama Campaign posts 2012 battleground state strategy Video

Obama Campaign posts 2012 battleground state strategy Video

Battleground States Director Mitch Stewart reports on the nuts and bolts of what volunteers are building in communities across the country. via YouTube – Strategy Update: What We’re Building This Summer.

2012 Wave Election? Anti-Incumbent Mood Against Congress Persists

2012 Wave Election? Anti-Incumbent Mood Against Congress Persists

PRINCETON, NJ — Twenty-eight percent of U.S. registered voters say most members of Congress deserve re-election, tying the low point in the trend set last year, according to a new USA Today/Gallup poll. In early May, Gallup found 24% of [...]

Barack Obama Launches his 2012 Campaign with Video “It Begins With Us”

Barack Obama Launches his 2012 Campaign with Video “It Begins With Us”

The politics we believe in starts not with expensive TV ads or extravaganzas, but with you — with people organizing block-by-block, talking to neighbors, co-workers and friends. And that kind of campaign takes time to build. So even though the [...]