FDL’s Big Midterm Election Liveblog (Part Four): Results Start Coming in for Prop 19

By: Tuesday November 2, 2010 11:13 pm

Welcome to part four of FDL  midterm election night liveblog (link to part one, part two and part three). For the most recent list of FDL top 108 House races to watch tonight go here. Polls are now closed in all states except Hawaii and Alaska. The Democrat loses in the House so far have [...]

FDL’s Election Hot House: 98 Congressional Races Worth Watching

By: Friday October 22, 2010 2:52 pm

Having reviewed the entirety of races for the House of Representatives in what is supposed to be a GOP “wave” election, I find that as of now, this wave is a mile wide, but barely an inch deep. Going district by district, you could make the case that Republicans on a good night could net [...]

Ads of the Week

By: Sunday October 3, 2010 1:39 pm

So when I think of it, I’ll post some campaign ads that caught my eye throughout the week. Here goes: • Conservative Democrat Bobby Bright proudly announces that he votes 80% of the time with John Boehner. If you’ve given to the DCCC in the past two years, your money is going to someone like [...]

DCCC Attempts to Counter Bleak Narrative with Internal Polls

By: Tuesday September 7, 2010 2:15 pm

There has been a lot of bad news for Democrats recently. A Gallup poll found Republicans with a historically large, ten-point lead on the generic ballot question, and the ABC News/Washington Post poll found Republicans with a 13-point lead among likely voters on the generic ballot. Many political prognosticators are also projecting Democrats losing control [...]

AL Gov: Robert Bentley Wins Republican Primary Runoff

By: Tuesday July 13, 2010 10:00 pm

State Rep. Robert Bentley was declared the winner of Alabama’s Republican primary for governor. He defeated Bradley Byrne Tuesday night in a runoff election. With 72 percent of precincts reporting, Bentley lead with 56percent to Byrne’s 44. This marks a reversal of sorts from the first round of the primary where Byrne had received slightly [...]

AL-02: Cong. Hopeful Wants to Impeach Obama And Americans To “Gather Your Armies”

By: Monday June 14, 2010 6:03 pm

If you don’t like Pres. Obama, just impeach him, and use armed rebellion if that doesn’t work, says one Alabama Congressional hopeful.

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