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<a href="/pressrelease/friday-takeaways-slew-new-polls-show-democrats-winning-gop-senate-candidates-pay-price">FRIDAY TAKEAWAYS: SLEW OF NEW POLLS SHOW DEMOCRATS WINNING - GOP SENATE CANDIDATES TO PAY PRICE FOR EMBRACE OF &quot;KOCH BUDGET&quot; - DSCC OU

April 11, 2014 - 12:00am

SENATE LANDSCAPE A RACE TO DEFINE THE REPUBLICAN CANDIDATES. The most significant open question on the senate landscape is not turnout. Our data can forecast turnout almost to the voter. The biggest question is how these unknown Republican candidates are introduced to voters. Who gets to define Thom Tillis and Bill Cassidy?

 

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<a href="/pressrelease/gop-senate-candidates-vote-koch-budget-jeopardizes-economic-security-health-care-rights">GOP SENATE CANDIDATES VOTE FOR “KOCH BUDGET” THAT JEOPARDIZES ECONOMIC SECURITY &amp; HEALTH CARE RIGHTS FOR WOMEN WHILE GIVING TAX BREAKS TO M

April 10, 2014 - 12:00am

 

Today, after voting against paycheck fairness, GOP Senate candidates overwhelmingly voted for the reckless and irresponsible GOP budget that is bought and paid for by Charles and David Koch that jeopardizes economic security and health care rights for women while providing tax breaks for billionaires. 

 

The GOP’s “Koch Budget” Would Hurt Women:

 

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<a href="/pressrelease/factcheck-debunking-republican-excuses-gop-pay-gap">FACTCHECK: Debunking Republican Excuses For GOP Pay Gap</a>

April 8, 2014 - 12:00am

 

GOP Claim: Democrats’ Assertions That Women Earn 77 Cents For Every Dollar A Man Earns Are Inaccurate.   

FACT: According To The Latest Census Statistics, On Average, Full-Time Working Women Earn 77 Cents To Every Dollar Earned By Men.  Republicans Are Pointing To Other Data Sources To Claim That The Wage Gap Is Smaller, But Other Measures Fail To Fully Account For Factors Contributing To Earnings Differences.

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<a href="/pressrelease/important-message-arkansans-tom-cotton-can-t-be-trusted">IMPORTANT MESSAGE FOR ARKANSANS: Tom Cotton Can’t Be Trusted</a>

April 7, 2014 - 12:00am

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Tom Cotton Sides With Washington Special Interests To Privatize Medicare & Turn It Over To The Insurance Companies

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<a href="/pressrelease/introducing-gops-koch-budget-enriches-billionaires-kochs-while-middle-class-families">INTRODUCING THE GOP&#039;S “KOCH BUDGET:” Enriches Billionaires Like The Kochs, While Middle Class Families &amp; Seniors Pay More</a>

April 1, 2014 - 12:00am

DSCC Launching New Campaign to Alert Women, Seniors, Students, Middle Class Families What Koch Budget Would Mean For Them

DSCC: Republican Budget is Bought & Paid For By Charles & David Koch

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<a href="/pressrelease/friday-takeaways-poll-americans-are-tired-gops-obsession-obamacare-young-americans">FRIDAY TAKEAWAYS: POLL: AMERICANS ARE TIRED OF GOP&#039;S OBSESSION WITH OBAMACARE - YOUNG AMERICANS TRENDING TOWARDS DEMS - GOP CANDIDATES BECOME L

March 28, 2014 - 12:00am

NEW KAISER POLL: MAJORITY OF AMERICANS HAVE GROWN TIRED OF GOP’S OBSESSION WITH OBAMACARE. The new Kaiser poll out this week shows that voters are sick and tired of wasting time on partisan battles over repealing Obamacare.  The poll says 53% of Americans say they are tired of hearing about the law and want to move on to other urgent issues that need to be address like creating jobs and growing the middle class.

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<a href="/pressrelease/dscc-endorses-shenna-bellows-maine">DSCC ENDORSES SHENNA BELLOWS IN MAINE</a>

March 25, 2014 - 12:00am

Senator Michael Bennet, Chairman of the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee, issued the following statement endorsing Maine’s Shenna Bellows in her bid for the U.S. Senate:

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<a href="/pressrelease/5-days-later-terri-lynn-land-still-refusing-condemn-disgusting-attack-gary-peters-his">5 DAYS LATER: Terri Lynn Land Still Refusing To Condemn Disgusting Attack On Gary Peters &amp; His Daughters</a>

March 24, 2014 - 12:00am

 

Terri Lynn Land has had nearly a week to end her silence but has failed to condemn an attack from one of her strongest supporters, Michigan Right to Life, who charged last week that Gary Peters "wants to make sure abortion is accessible and cheap for his daughters."

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<a href="/pressrelease/terri-lynn-land-refuses-condemn-disgusting-attack-gary-peters-daughters">TERRI LYNN LAND REFUSES TO CONDEMN DISGUSTING ATTACK ON GARY PETERS’ DAUGHTERS</a>

March 21, 2014 - 12:00am

Land Supporter: Peters “Wants To Make Sure Abortion Is Accessible And Cheap For His Daughters”

Land Continues Tacit Support Of Michigan’s “Rape Insurance” Law

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<a href="/pressrelease/dan-sullivan-s-koch-addiction-adviser-joins-super-pac-courts-kochs">Dan Sullivan’s Koch Addiction: Adviser Joins Super Pac, Courts Kochs</a>

March 21, 2014 - 12:00am

Sullivan’s Adviser Now Heads Pro-Sullivan Super PAC, Openly Begs For Job With Kochs

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<a href="/pressrelease/friday-takeaways-gop-health-plan-road-nowhere-kochs-goals-go-far-beyond-obamacare-koch">FRIDAY TAKEAWAYS: GOP HEALTH PLAN A “ROAD TO NOWHERE” ? KOCHS’ GOALS GO FAR BEYOND OBAMACARE ? KOCH LIES UNMASKED ? DSCC OUTRAISES NRSC BY NEARL

March 21, 2014 - 12:00am

GOP HEALTH PLAN A “ROAD TO NOWHERE.” POLITICO reports on how the GOP plan to replace health care reform is already a failure citing that it has “serious practical and political problems.” The Republican health care plan is nothing more than a repackaging of irresponsible proposals that would take us back to a time when insurance companies could discriminate against preexisting conditions, charge women more, and force seniors to pay thousands more fo

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<a href="/pressrelease/important-message-north-carolinians-thom-tillis-champions-koch-brothers-agenda-hurts">IMPORTANT MESSAGE FOR NORTH CAROLINIANS: Thom Tillis Champions The Koch Brothers’ Agenda That Hurts The Middle Class</a>

March 20, 2014 - 12:00am

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Tillis & The Kochs Support An Anti-Middle Class Agenda That Cuts Taxes For The Wealthy While Ending Medicare As We Know It

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<a href="/pressrelease/mitch-mcconnell-stands-offensive-misogynistic-comments-fundraiser">Mitch McConnell Stands By Offensive &amp; Misogynistic Comments From Fundraiser</a>

March 19, 2014 - 12:00am

McConnell Fundraiser: Women Have An “Obligation” To Sleep With Their Husbands, “Programmed” To Prefer Finding a Man Over Career

McConnell Has A Long History Of Refusing To Fight For And Offending Kentucky Women

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<a href="/pressrelease/terri-lynn-land-michigan-we-say-we-have-no-ethics">Terri Lynn Land: “IN MICHIGAN WE LIKE TO SAY WE HAVE NO ETHICS”</a>

March 19, 2014 - 12:00am

Chris Christie Visit To Michigan Highlights Terri Lynn Land’s Scandal-Plagued Record As Secretary Of State

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<a href="/pressrelease/panic-kentucky-mcconnell-campaign-bans-journalist-press-conference-literally-calls">PANIC IN KENTUCKY: McConnell Campaign Bans Journalist From Press Conference, Literally Calls Police To Avoid Scrutiny</a>

March 18, 2014 - 12:00am

 

Yesterday in Louisville, Mitch McConnell and his campaign were so worried about having to answer questions posed by members of the press corps, that they banned a reporter from attending a press conference and his campaign literally called the police to prevent the journalist from entering the press conference to ask questions.

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