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Democratic Revival Begins with Governors

Nathan Daschle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Nathan Daschle

People are angry and understandably so - they're not getting what they want from politicians. While our problems are as great as they have ever been,...

Governors' Races Offer Up Sharp, Bare Knuckle Skirmishes

AP | TOM RAUM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Some of the sharpest bare-knuckle skirmishes this election season are the races for governor, especially in states shouldering the ...

Democratic Governor's Association Rolls Out 'Extreme GOP Makeover' Strategy To Combat Republicans

Hotline On Call | Jeremy P. Jacobs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The DGA unveiled a blueprint on Wednesday that calls for painting GOP nominees as "extreme" in its effort to minimize losses this fall....

Sam Stein

DGA Files Complaint Against Fox News For Illegal Contribution To GOP Candidate

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Keeping up its war with Fox News, the Democratic Governors Association on Thursday filed a complaint with the Ohio Elections Commission accusing the n...

Four Reasons Tonight Looks Bright for Democrats

Nathan Daschle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Nathan Daschle

However today's elections play out, Democrats will be in better shape after voters go to the polls.

Jason Linkins

Democratic Governors Association Will Inspire Liberal Activists With 2004 Arcade Fire Single (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Over at The Room Of War, Alex Pareene highlights a video from the Democratic Governor's Association that will apparently run at this year's Netroots N...

WATCH: Bill Brady's Record Of Voting Against Women Revealed In New Ad

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The Democratic Governors Association is going on the offensive in the Illinois governor's race, releasing a scathing 30-second ad that highlights Bill...

Sam Stein

Dem Governors Demand RGA Remove Political Terrorism-Themed Ad

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Democratic Governors Association is demanding that its counterpart, the Republican Governors Association, take down an online video that it claims...

Freedom Fries, Take Two

Nathan Daschle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Nathan Daschle

Perhaps because so many have their eyes on the 2012 prize, Republican governors and candidates are targeting their far-right base, using language that would make Ronald Reagan blush.

Despite $1 Million in TV Ads, Bill Brady's Campaign Tanks 9 Points, New Poll Shows

David Ormsby | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
David Ormsby

Brady has spent $600,000 in ads to introduce himself and another $400,000 to batter Quinn. Quinn's campaign allowed the ads to go unanswered. And you know what? Brady's poll numbers have tanked.

Chris Cillizza: Governors Races Take Center Stage In 2010

Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Republican Governors Association and Democratic Governors Association -- long regarded as the forgotten little brother (or sister) of the national...

Why Democrats Can Win Texas

Nathan Daschle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Nathan Daschle

Don't believe the hype. Even though Republicans are already popping their champagne corks in hopes of making big gains this year, Democrats are quiet...

The GOP "Comeback" is Really a Throwback

Nathan Daschle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Nathan Daschle

American voters will reward the party that optimistically puts forth a concrete plan to return prosperity. And while the jury on the new administration is still out, the case against the GOP has long been closed.

DGA Bans Federal Lobbyists From Fundraiser

Under the Influence | Jenna Staul | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Federal lobbyists are decidedly uninvited to the Democratic Governors Association's $5,000-a-plate October fundraiser, according to the National Journ...

How The GOP Plans to Redistrict Its Way Back Into Power

Nathan Daschle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Nathan Daschle

For those in California, New York and Florida who wonder why you should care about governors' races in Nevada, Georgia and Texas: those states will all pick up Congressional seats in 2012.