Latest Democratic National Committee Stories

2011-08-10 09:53:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Democratic National Committee continued its roll out of "Extreme Aims: Wrong for Seniors.

2011-08-09 12:19:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Please see below for a response to Tim Pawlenty's latest ad. Despite claims in the ad, Pawlenty's record shows he lacks leadership. He is taking cues from the extreme wing of his party, offering no new ideas.

2011-07-29 15:55:00

WASHINGTON, July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On July 30, 1965, President Lyndon Johnson signed Medicare into law. Today marks the 46th anniversary of that signing.

2011-07-27 15:08:00

Republicans Showed A Violent Clip in Caucus to Stoke Confrontation with Democrats and President Over Debt Ceiling as Nation's Economy Hangs in the Balance Clip from "The Town": http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kGxYjJ5bcv0 The press conference can be viewed here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CXfLbW08Opc WASHINGTON, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz and Assistant Democratic Leader James E.

2011-07-27 10:29:00

WASHINGTON, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Please see below for a fact check on Mitt Romney's latest web video and a statement from DNC Communications Director Brad Woodhouse: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100929/DNCLOGO) "With a job record like Mitt Romney has, it's no wonder he's doing everything he can to avoid talking about it during his trip to Ohio today.

2011-07-27 08:42:00

WASHINGTON, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Please see below for a fact check to Crossroads GPS' ad attacking President Obama's economic record. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100929/DNCLOGO) REPUBLICANS ARE EMBRACING DUCK, DODGE AND DISMANTLE PLAN WHICH WILL HURT OUR ECONOMIC RECOVERY The Center For Budget And Policy Priorities Called The Cut Cap And Balance Act "One Of The Most Ideologically Extreme Pieces Of Major Budget Legislation To Come Before Congress In Years,...

2011-07-25 15:19:00

As Huntsman Fundraises in Boston, Will He Finally Take a Stand on Radical GOP Debt Plan? BOSTON, July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ahead of Jon Huntsman's fundraising trip to Boston later today, Massachusetts Democratic Party Executive Director Clare Kelly released the following statement calling on Huntsman to fess up and say if he supports the GOP's "Cut, Cap & Balance" plan: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100929/DNCLOGO) "We all know that as a governor, Jon Huntsman...

2011-07-22 17:23:00

WASHINGTON, July 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released today by the Democratic National Committee: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100929/DNCLOGO) Please see below the widespread coverage gained by the DNC's first ad of the cycle, a Spanish-Language ad that is airing in Reno, Las Vegas, Tampa, Orlando, Miami, Denver, Albuquerque, and Washington, D.C.

2011-07-22 16:24:00

WASHINGTON, July 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mitt Romney's known for not letting the facts getting in the way of a partisan political attack.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.