DNC Response to Perry Press Conference

Below please find a response from DNC Communications Director Mo Elleithee to Governor Rick Perry’s press conference earlier:    For a guy who prides himself on being Mr. Law & Order, he seems to have little respect for the rule of law.  This isn’t a partisan witch hunt.  It’s our legal process.  An independent and non-partisan special prosecutor was tapped by…

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2014: A Contrast of Priorities

As the GOP-led House Rules Committees meets today to move forward with their latest partisan ploy – a sham lawsuit against the President, the DNC released a new web video, “2014: A Contrast in Priorities” highlighting the two party’s vastly different priorities for the country. While Republicans are focused on issues that will do nothing but rally their extreme base,…

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Boehner, Cantor, and Coffman ‘all talk no action’ on immigration reform

A few weeks ago, Speaker John Boehner mocked Republican colleagues like Eric Cantor who have blocked immigration reform saying, “Here’s the attitude. Ohhhh. Don’t make me do this. Ohhh. This is too hard. “We get elected to make choices. We get elected to solve problems and it’s remarkable to me how many of my colleagues just don’t want to… They’ll…

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DNC Response to Eric Cantor’s Latest Refusal to Address Immigration Reform

Today Republican House Majority Leader Eric Cantor released the June legislative agenda, and yet again, immigration reform is nowhere to be found. In response, DNC Director of Hispanic Media Pili Tobar released the following statement: “On the day of the one-year anniversary of Steve King’s amendment to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival program (DACA), Republicans have again decided…

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Democrats on Sunday Shows: ACA is working

Democrats appeared on the Sunday morning political shows to talk about the midterm elections and support for the Affordable Care Act. On NBC’s Meet the Press, DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz made it clear that the Affordable Care Act is working and exceeding expectations, and millions are benefitting from the law. The Republican plan is to block fixes for the Affordable Care Act…

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