Latest Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee Stories

2014-03-31 16:25:37

NATIONAL PRESS CLUB, WASHINGTON, DC, ZENGER ROOM WASHINGTON, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A National Press Club Newsmaker in a continuing series on the 2014 elections will provide a congressional campaign update, with Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee Chairman Rep. Steve Israel (D-NY) discussing the Democratic case in the 2014 midterm elections, including the state of play, as well as key campaign issues, messages, and priorities. Israel will give an opening...

2009-07-09 08:00:00

WASHINGTON, July 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Women lawmakers will participate in the first Congressional Women's Softball Game, a bi-partisan and bi-cameral event, to be held on Tuesday, July 14 at Guy Mason Field. The first pitch will be thrown at 7:35 pm. Proceeds from the game will help the Young Survival Coalition (YSC) continue its fight to educate and support young women living with breast cancer. Members of Congress from both sides of the aisle and Capitol, including Debbie...

2009-06-23 14:18:12

Candidates, political party committees and interest groups all raised and spent more money in 2007-08 than in any previous election cycle, according to a major new report from the Center for the Study of Elections and Democracy (CSED) at Brigham Young University. The report, The Change Election: Money, Mobilization, and Persuasion in the 2008 Federal Elections, is the complete summary of a CSED research project involving twenty academics and scores of other observers on the ground in five key...

2008-07-02 12:01:05

By Sarah Arkin, Danville Register & Bee, Va. Jul. 2--A new radio advertisement condemning Congressman Virgil Goode's purported "support of big oil companies" hit airwaves this week, turning up the heat on the race for the 5th District seat. Sponsored by the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, the ad features a George W. Bush-esque voice leaving a message on Goode's answering machine. "Virgie," the Bush-impersonator voice says, "'W'" here...'Preciate you voting to keep...

2006-08-07 07:59:47

CINCINNATI (Reuters) - Republican Rep. Bob Ney, dogged by a corruption scandal involving disgraced Washington lobbyist Jack Abramoff, will not seek re-election in the November mid-term election, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee said on Monday. "Bob Ney was forced out of this race by the reality of an electorate demanding change from the culture of corruption in Washington and a Congress that compulsively puts special interests first at every opportunity," the DCCC,...

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