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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