Latest Democratic National Committee Stories

2008-08-23 15:00:09

To: POLITICAL EDITORS Contact: Karen Finney, +1-202-863-8148, for The Democratic National Committee DENVER, Aug.

2008-08-20 21:00:18

The Democratic Party says it wants the U.S. Federal Election Commission to investigate John McCain's withdrawal from the public campaign financing program.

2008-08-17 21:00:17

By Matthew Mosk The Washington Post WASHINGTON -- Despite leaving the country for more than a week, Sen. Barack Obama raised more than $51 million in July, keeping him in line to collect more than half a billion dollars for his 2008 presidential bid.

2008-08-11 15:01:12

WASHINGTON, Aug. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Activists across the country will take part in a National Day of Action to protest the Exxon-McCain '08 campaign on Tuesday, August 12.

2008-08-08 12:00:00

To: NATIONAL EDITORS Contact: Damien LaVera or Caroline Ciccone, both of DNC, +1-202- 863-8148 McCain's Opposition to Iowa Priorities Shows McCain Is Out of Touch With Iowa WASHINGTON, Aug.

2008-08-05 12:00:59

To: POLITICAL EDITORS Contact: Damien LaVera or Rebecca Buckwalter-Poza, both of the Democratic National Committee, +1-202-863-8148 McCain's Raised $2 Million From Oil Companies, Has 33 Oil Company Lobbyists Running Campaign See New DNC Web Video "Puppet Masters" Detailing Big Oil's Influence Over John McCain:http://www.youtube.com/ watch?v=0VMfcOIegcs WASHINGTON,Aug.

2008-08-05 09:01:21

WASHINGTON, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Democratic National Committee today released a new web ad called "Puppet Masters" that shows who's pulling the strings on John McCain's energy policy.

2008-08-05 09:00:27


2008-07-25 09:00:45

To: POLITICAL EDITORS Contact: Damien LaVera, The Democratic National Committee, +1- 202-863-8148 WASHINGTON, July 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Another week of bad news, bad reviews and campaign chaos for the McCain campaign. The only change: the campaign's increasingly desperate response.

2008-07-18 09:00:33

By Jim Kuhnhenn Associated Press WASHINGTON -- Though he's raking in the cash so far, Barack Obama's decision to forgo public funds for the fall campaign means he must keep up his torrid pace -- a tall order that will tax his time, test his Internet support and require the help of Democratic donors who once wished for his defeat.

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  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.