DCCC IE Spending Averaged 61% More for Male Incumbents in 2010

By: Friday December 17, 2010 9:30 am

Women members of Congress contribute significantly to the DCCC’s coffers. But they don’t appear to be getting much for their money.

 

Sanchez Returns to Washington, Likely a Yes Vote; UPDATE: Cooper Voting Yes, Donnelly in Agreement, 216 in Hand

By: Sunday March 21, 2010 4:18 pm

as a news peg, let me show you Loretta Sanchez’ tweet from the well of the House:

Looking forward to casting my vote on this historic health care bill! House is currently set to vote around 11pm EST.

I think a “No” vote after that statement would be, well, odd. So she’s a yes.

Spox: Sanchez Will Make the Vote – Yes 206, No 207

By: Sunday March 21, 2010 9:05 am

That would make the vote count 206-207, with 9 undecideds and 9 possibly in the Stupak bloc. Stupak scheduled another press conference that was postponed; stay tuned.

Morning Update: Down to the Stupak Bloc

By: Sunday March 21, 2010 7:25 am

Bart Stupak said this morning that he has 8 votes in his coalition. If that’s true there’s almost no path to 218. However, Stupak said he was nearing a deal with the White House on language that would go into an executive order, specifying no public funding for abortion. Obviously, if the Stupak bloc all votes for the bill, victory would be fairly well in hand.

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