Expect Senator Rob Portman to yet again tout substance abuse measures he’s voted against funding.
FACT: Senator Kelly Ayotte has already benefited from more than $5 million in outside spending from GOP groups on TV, radio and digital ads to prop up her campaign and attack Governor Maggie Hassan – including more than a million dollars from Koch-backed Americans for Prosperity.
GOP Senate Candidates Wouldn’t Respond to Press Questions on “Marco Rubio’s ‘Anti-Women’ Abortion Position”
DSCC Communications Director Sadie Weiner released the following statement on the New Hampshire Primary results:
Days after news that Roy Blunt’s campaign manager and son opened a new lobbying firm, two of the senator’s former staffers merged their own lobbying shops and announced a new client list that includes Koch Industries, the NRA, Halliburton and Northrop Grumman.
It just keeps getting worse for Roy Blunt in Missouri. Just days after facing heat for supporting the same cable companies his son lobbies for, Blunt is once again confronted with headlines relating to the conflicts of interest at the heart of his reelection campaign. St.
VULNERABLE INCUMBENT ALERT: PORTMAN – WHO VOTED FOR FAST-TRACK – NOW SAYS HE’S AGAINST TPP. Six months ago, Senator Rob Portman voted to fast-track the trade agreement that he suddenly opposes, and before that, he declared his support for the agreement on film. In addition to fast-track, Portman has voted for EIGHT free trade deals and earned the titles “free-trade disciple” and “dedicated outsourcer” – so one stunning flip-flop won’t change the record he’s running from.
Portman’s Trade Announcement Shows Just How Vulnerable He Is
DSCC Communications Director Sadie Weiner released the following statement after Republicans walked away from bipartisan negotiations over an amendment to help the people of Flint, Michigan: