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  • WSJ: Manley on the Firing of Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki May 23, 2014

    The Wall Street Journal May 23, 2014 By: Jim Manley Yes, it make sense politically, but as we have seen time and time again a few well-chosen firings usually don’t do much to address the underlying problems. In this particular instance, the problems... read more

  • WSJ: Manley on Republicans’ Singular Focus on the Health-Care Law May 20, 2014

    The Wall Street Journal May 20, 2014 By: Jim Manley Elizabeth Wilner at the Cook Political Report reported Tuesday that a staggering 100% of the GOP television ads running against Sen. Kay Hagan in North Carolina contain at least some criticism of... read more

  • The Hill: John Feehery: Six steps to midterm victory May 20, 2014

    The Hill May 20, 2014 By: John Feehery It’s now the conventional wisdom that Republicans will keep control of the House of Representatives and win the Senate in this year’s elections, but as Dick Motta once said, it ain’t over until the fat... read more

  • WSJ: Feehery on ‘Conservative’ Spending That Hurts the GOP May 20, 2014

    The Wall Street Journal May 20, 2014 By: John Feehery According to the Center for Public Integrity, outside conservative groups have spent three dollars attacking fellow Republicans for every one dollar spent attacking President Obama and his Democratic allies.Much of that money has... read more

  • WSJ: Manley on the Clear Sign for Democrats May 20, 2014

    The Wall Street Journal May 20, 2014 By: Jim Manley The Associated Press was the first to report Monday night that Organizing for Action (OFA), an advocacy group aligned with the Obama administration, would stop its efforts  to vacuum up large-dollar campaign contributions... read more