CA-52: Freshman Democrat Scott Peters has been facing some ugly poll numbers, but Team Blue has finally produced a good result for him. GBA, on behalf of House Majority PAC, was in the field July 20-22: They find Peters with a 48-43 lead over Republican Carl DeMaio, a former San Diego city councilor and 2012 mayoral runner-up.Share on Facebook
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Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest 7/25/14… A new Democratic poll has Scott Peters holding his swing seat
DCCC: The DCCC’s attempt to counter the Republican wave that might be developing is a massive get out the vote initiative.
Voter Engagement: More bad news today for the Democrats as Republicans have a substantial voter engagement edge over Democrats going into the midterm elections.Share on Facebook
…..the decks are stacked against any border proposal getting through Congress.
A House Republican proposal unveiled Wednesday faces long odds of passing through the chamber. The $1.5 billion funding measure is opposed by a small — but consequential — group of conservative Republicans, and mostly all Democrats.
“Hillary Clinton has made it clear that should she run for president, her forward-thinking agenda will be reflective of her life’s work — leveling the playing field and giving everyone a chance to succeed,” said Adrienne Watson, a spokeswoman for Correct the Record, a pro-Clinton super-PAC. “She said very clearly, just this month, that the current disparity must be fixed so that hard work is rewarded and our system works for everyone.”Share on Facebook
While the governor now maintains he had every right to monitor and direct the work of a commission he had created, many commissioners and investigators saw the demands as politically motivated interference that hamstrung an undertaking that the governor had publicly vowed would be independent.Share on Facebook
Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest 7/22/14… Two new polls show John Walsh down but still in the fight
• MT-Sen: Two new polls survey Montana and its criminally under-polled Senate race. PPP gives Republican Rep. Steve Daines a 46-39 lead over appointed Democratic Sen. John Walsh. Back in October, when Walsh was still lieutenant governor, PPP gave him a larger 52-35 deficit.Share on Facebook
LA-Sen: State Rep. Paul Hollis (R), who dropped out of this race a few days ago, has endorsed Rep. Bill Cassidy (R), the front-runner to advance to a December runoff with Sen. Mary Landrieu. The presence of spoiler veteran Rob Maness (R) probably still throws this race to a runoff.Share on Facebook