When Senators Forget the Mute Button

Taegan Goddard’s Political Wire 3/29/2011

Moments before a conference call with reporters and “apparently unaware that many of the reporters were already on the line,” Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY) “began to instruct fellow senators on how to talk to reporters about the contentious budget process,” the New York Times reports.

Schumer told them to portray […]

NRSC: ‘The Next Time Democrats Call You Extreme, Show Them This Video.’

Jim Geraghty National Review Online 8/18/2010

You see it here first, folks: the new web video from the NRSC about just whose views are “extreme” around here.

Their closing sequence, showcasing that the so-called extreme candidates are either leading or in dead heats, feels like a professional athlete responding to a trash-talker by pointing […]