So Hurling Acid at Women Is OK Now?

By: Saturday June 2, 2012 5:00 pm

Rep. Hayworth’s spokesman Jay Townsend’s comment “Let’s hurl some acid at those female Democratic Senators” has ignited a firestorm through the political world. And Representative Hayworth’s office’s response? A non-response response where they didn’t actually address what Jay Townsend said. That won’t cut it.

Disaster Relief-for-Offsets Proposal Generates Local Backlash

By: Thursday September 1, 2011 7:12 pm

The fight over whether to offset emergency spending on disaster relief, as Eric Cantor wants, could end up being the most interesting upcoming battle in Congress. The lines aren’t drawn in an entirely partisan way on this one. In particular, Republican Governors in the states affected want to see that disaster relief, and don’t care about offsets.

FDL’s Hot House 108: (11/1) Election Eve 2010 – The Last Update

By: Monday November 1, 2010 6:40 pm

Tomorrow is election day, so this is the last round of updates to the FDL Hot House list. (In case you missed here are the updates from Saturday and Sunday.) Join us Tuesday night as we check in on the only polls that really matter. Till then, check out 12 bellwether races that could give us early clues on the night’s trends.

Also, don’t forget to enter FDL’s Election Projection Challenge, and don’t forget to vote!

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