Big Bad John Runs Into The Buzzsaw

By: Saturday June 28, 2008 7:12 am

Republican Sen. John Cornyn, in a race within the margin of error currently with Democratic challenger Rick Noriega, put out an ad so comical, so utterly ridiculous, that it had to be spoofed (yes, this ad above was real). So the Noriega team took care of it, by actually pointing out “Big Bad John’s” real record while showing his own ad just for comic value.

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Barack Obama’s Down-Ballot Effect: North Carolina

By: Wednesday June 18, 2008 9:13 am

Very interesting piece on how Barack Obama could help Democratic Senate nominee Kay Hagan overcome incumbent Liddy Dole:Packed with tens of thousands of newly registered Democratic voters, Sen. Elizabeth Dole’s (R-N.C.) train to a second term may have already left the station.Along with a handful of other typical Southern GOP strongholds, black voters in Dole’s home state are expected to turn out en masse for the presumed Democratic presidential nominee, Sen.

Tom Allen Charges Susan Collins With Failing To Do Any Iraq War Oversight

By: Friday May 16, 2008 3:54 pm

This could be a very important issue in a key race in a swing state. Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) has either chaired or been the ranking member on the Committee On Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs in recent years.In that role she is charged with looking into war contracts, which has been a mess in Iraq and she has seemingly done very little to investigate.