Another, yes another GOP Congressman thinks his Aide is there for sex. Congressman Mark Souder (R-IN) will resign from the House Friday following an affair with a part-time congressional Aide. “I sinned against God, my wife and my family by having a mutual relationship with a part-time member of my staff,” Souder explained in a statement on Tuesday. Yes, it is an extramarital affair that ends Souder’s career in Congress. […]
Fox News is reporting that Sen. Evan Bayh (D-IN) will retire in 2010, dealing a blow to Democrats’ electoral prospects for the upcoming midterms. The Democratic retirement wave has been limited mostly to the House (where more Republicans have actually announced retirements) but Bayh’s retirement follows exit announcements by Sens. Byron Dorgan (D-SD) and Chris Dodd (D-CT). And it makes the race or Bayh’s seat more competitive. Bayh’s seat has […]
[q url=”http://www.cnn.com/2008/POLITICS/04/26/obama.debate/index.html?iref=mpstoryview”] ANDERSON, Indiana (CNN) — Sen. Hillary Clinton called for a Lincoln-Douglas-style debate with no moderator against her rival, Sen. Barack Obama, who says no more debates are needed before the May primaries. Sen. Barack Obama attends a a town hall meeting in Marion, Indiana, on Saturday. In a TV interview to air Sunday, Obama flat-out denied any possibility that he would take part in a debate with Clinton […]
Hillary Clinton’s victory in Pennsylvania last night has extended the primary to the next round of contests (Indiana and North Carolina on May 6) and has maintained the competitive nature of the race.
With her 10-point victory, we should expect her poll numbers and resources to increase in the coming days. Primary wins, especially in the 2008 election cycle, have had a direct impact on the national polling numbers for the candidates and when national polling numbers increase, so do campaign donations.