NYC Mayor….Anthony Weiner is still having issues with photography and technology. His campaign website was erected with a photo of the Pittsburgh skyline instead of a photo of the New York skyline. The misplaced photograph failed to excite New Yorkers and caused a limp reaction.Share on Facebook
This is not to question the qualifications of Penny Pritzker, the Hyatt hotels heiress and Democratic mega-donor Obama nominated. I suspect she’ll be a fine commerce secretary when she is confirmed, as she surely will be.
But her confirmation hearing was a reminder of how wealth is power in Washington.Share on Facebook
He alluded to an interest in the White House back in March, and Texans close to Perry have told National Review that he’s strongly considering a presidential run. David Carney, who was Perry’s top adviser during his 2012 presidential bid, tells me that “there’s no question” that Perry is seriously weighing the prospect of a 2016 run; it’s not just talk.Share on Facebook
“He’s the guy to watch in Iowa,” said David Kochel, a longtime political strategist from Des Moines.
Walker, 45, is known nationally for the hallmark of his two years in Wisconsin’s top office: the repeal of almost all collective bargaining rights for most public employees — a strategy meant to limit public workers’ pay and benefits to save taxpayers money.Share on Facebook
The National Republican Senatorial Committee has committed at least four staffers to help nominee Gabriel Gomez in the final weeks of the June 25 contest. The moves come amid fresh polling that showed Gomez running just behind Democratic Rep. Edward J. Markey in this solidly Democratic state.Share on Facebook