Topic: Nancy Pelosi
At an Oct. 21 Monitor breakfast, Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee Chair Chris Van Hollen discussed Republican campaign spending, Nancy Pelosi's chance of remaining speaker of the House, and the potential for post-election bipartisanship.
10/26/2010 05:50 pm
On Sunday talk shows, GOP chief Michael Steele and Democratic Party chairman Tim Kaine gave very different views of how next week's elections will turn out. Trying to buck up Democrats, President Obama has just dashed through five states.
10/24/2010 05:04 pm
Maryland Rep. Chris Van Hollen led Democrats to a House majority in 2008 and has the same job in 2010, but he won't take a third term as Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee head.
10/21/2010 03:16 pm
Sarah Palin has called for Republican candidates to adhere to the tea party's anti-tax, small-government message. John McCain has endorsed this position.
10/19/2010 10:55 am
It's scary times for Democrats. Some 100 House seats are now in play – almost all of them held by Democratic incumbents. And one-quarter of Obama's 2008 supporters are defecting to the GOP.
10/17/2010 01:40 pm
Social Security freeze means recipients won't get a cost-of-living adjustment for the second year in a row. But House Speaker Pelosi is pushing for a $250 payment.
10/15/2010 01:58 pm
Some economists propose lowering payroll taxes and then raising marginal rate taxes. Here's another perspective.
10/15/2010 01:05 pm
The only Harry Reid-Sharron Angle debate is set for Thursday. The focus is Nevada's troubled economy, but the race is also a referendum on Obama and a test of 'tea party' power.
10/14/2010 03:34 pm
Third-party candidates with 'tea party' support stand to siphon votes from Republicans in as many as 20 House races.
10/13/2010 02:05 pm
Are the Democrats a party in desperate need of an ideology?
10/13/2010 07:05 am