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Wis. Republican Party Statement on Evers' Asking Wisconsin Supreme Court to Review Congressional Maps
MADISON, Wisconsin, Feb. 23 -- The Wisconsin Republican Party issued the following news:

If you are covering Governor Tony Evers' request for the Wisconsin Supreme Court to reconsider congressional maps, please consider the following statement from the Republican Party of Wisconsin:

"It comes as no surprise that Tony Evers would shamelessly pressure the Wisconsin Supreme Court to throw out his own maps. The same out-of-state donors funding the Elias Law firm lawsuit were also responsible for bankrolling Janet Protasiewicz's campaign last year. This is nothing more than a blatant attempt by Wisconsin ... Show Full Article

NRCC Statement on FL-27 Democrats' Race to the Left
WASHINGTON, Feb. 23 -- The National Republican Congressional Committee issued the following news:

With the entrance of Mike Davey into the FL-27 congressional race, there is now a bloody primary brewing on the Democrat side of the aisle.

This is following a larger trend of nasty Democratic primaries dragging candidates to the left and out of the mainstream.

"No matter which extreme Democrat nominee wins their race-to-the-left primary, they will be left bruised, broke, and baggage-laden. Meanwhile, Maria Salazar is delivering proven, bipartisan results for voters in South Florida, and they will ... Show Full Article

Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee: Trump and Van Orden Want to Ban Abortion Nationwide
WASHINGTON, Feb. 23 -- The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee issued the following news release:

After Donald Trump kicked off the new year by celebrating his "miracle" efforts to overturn Roe v. Wade, he is now seeking a national abortion ban.

Derrick Van Orden, who has endorsed Trump for president and attended his "Stop the Steal" rally on January 6th that led to a deadly insurrection, will no doubt embrace Trump's efforts to ban abortion. Van Orden is already pushing an extreme anti-abortion agenda, saying he's "100% pro-life" and even comparing abortion to "genocide."

In Congress, ... Show Full Article

Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee: Trump and Bacon Want to Ban Abortion Nationwide
WASHINGTON, Feb. 23 -- The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee issued the following news release:

After Donald Trump kicked off the new year by celebrating his "miracle" efforts to overturn Roe v. Wade, he is now seeking a national abortion ban.

Don Bacon, who endorsed Trump for the third time and is already leading the charge to attack reproductive freedom, will no doubt embrace Trump's efforts to ban abortion.

Bacon was reported to "prefer a total abortion ban" and has twice co-sponsored the Life At Conception Act, which bans abortion with no exceptions for rape, incest, or the woman's ... Show Full Article

Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee: Reminder - Marc Molinaro Played a "Pivotal Role" In Electing Extremist Speaker Mike Johnson
WASHINGTON, Feb. 23 -- The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee issued the following news release on Feb. 22, 2024:

As Marc Molinaro has his campaign coffers padded today by extremist Speaker Mike Johnson during his visit to Broome County, the DCCC is reminding voters with a video that the vulnerable New York Republican has consistently caved to his dangerous, far-right party bosses in DC. Johnson is also fundraising for fellow MAGA extremist Brandon Williams today as well.

Molinaro, who's been out-fundraised by Josh Riley three quarters in a row, has repeatedly worked against the best ... Show Full Article

Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee: Michiganders Deserves To Know - Why Is Tom Barrett Silent on Efforts To Outlaw IVF?
WASHINGTON, Feb. 23 -- The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee issued the following news release on Feb. 22, 2024:

Yesterday, the Alabama Supreme Court issued a ruling threatening reproductive care that millions of families depend on.

After boasting that he is "100% PRO-LIFE - NO EXCEPTIONS," supporting the 1931 Michigan law that would ban abortion with no exception for rape or incest, and defending his extreme stance by saying, "I know I'm right," Tom Barrett has made it clear that he is waging a war on women's rights.

Michiganders deserve to know: why is Barrett silent on efforts to ... Show Full Article

Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee: Michiganders Deserves To Know - Why Is John James Silent on Efforts To Outlaw IVF?
WASHINGTON, Feb. 23 -- The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee issued the following news release on Feb. 22, 2024:

Yesterday, the Alabama Supreme Court issued a ruling threatening reproductive care that millions of families depend on.

John James has said that he is "100% Pro-Life. Always have been. Always will be" and even compared abortion to "genocide." He supported overturning Roe v. Wade, and promised to "not stop fighting until we end abortion." James even went so far as to oppose abortion in cases of rape and incest. James has made it clear that he is waging a war on women's rights.

Michiganders ... Show Full Article