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  • House Democrats: Don't Blame Us (tea party's fault)

    09/06/2012 8:13:20 AM PDT · by bronxville · 6 replies
    Roll Call ^ | 09-06-2012 | Daniel Newhauser
    CHARLOTTE, N.C.— President Barack Obama has had harsh words for Congress, and no doubt there are more ahead as the campaign unfurls. So House Democrats have a simple message this week: Don’t blame us. House Democratic leaders have been trumpeting their accomplishments in an effort to inoculate themselves from attacks on Congress and to set themselves apart from the dismal pubic perception of the institution as a whole. In fact, Democratic Caucus Vice Chairman Xavier Becerra (Calif.) said, there is a distinction to be made. “I don’t think the president is running against Congress,” he said. “The president is running...
  • Dems Call For Investigation Into 2006 Van Hollen Race Vote Totals

    04/14/2011 8:29:15 PM PDT · by bigbob · 12 replies
    WTMJ TV 4 Milwaukee ^ | 4-14-11 | WTMJ News Team
    Wisconsin Democratic Party Chairman Mike Tate has asked the Government Accountability Board to investigate the vote totals in Waukesha County that showed an apparent discrepancy in the 2006 statewide election. Republican Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen won that election by 9,000 votes. The apparent discrepancy involves 17,000 votes. Tate said that the situation is similar to the current issue in Waukesha County concerning the current Supreme Court race. 14,000 votes from Brookfield were not saved in the final total on election night earlier this month. After it was discovered, the unofficial lead in the State Supreme Court race shifted from...