Weekly Roundup 1/23-1/27

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IN THE NEWS The Beacon reported that a GOP special election win in February could put the Delaware Senate in Republican hands for the first time in nearly 45 years. “One-party rule has not served us well, and this is our chance to restore balance to state government with a Republican Senate and a Democratic House. It means all sides will …

RSLC Weekly Roundup 1/2-1/6

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IN THE NEWS: The Associated Press reported that “out of power” state-level Democrats are expressing frustration with the DNC for focusing “too heavily on the White House at the expense of governorships, legislatures and state party operations” during Obama’s tenure. The Muscatine Journal reported that “Republicans [are] ready to take control of the Iowa Statehouse,” following the GOP takeover of …

RSLC Weekly Roundup

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FROM THE PRESS SHOP This week, the Republican Lieutenant Governor’s Association announced its incoming 2017 leadership team, which includes Nevada Lt. Governor Mark Hutchison as Chairman, North Carolina Lt. Governor Dan Forest as Vice-Chairman, Florida Lt. Governor Carlos Lopez-Cantera as Co-Chair for Policy and Indiana Lt. Governor-Elect Suzanne Crouch as Co-Chair for Finance. IN THE NEWS The Carolina Journal reported …

RSLC Weekly Roundup 11/28-12/02

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FROM THE PRESS SHOP This week, the RLCC congratulated Jonathan Shell on being selected to serve as Kentucky’s House Majority Floor Leader, alongside incoming House Speaker Jeff Hoover. IN THE NEWS The Weekly Standard reported on the Republican takeover of the Kentucky state House, noting that the victory “demonstrates in just what dire straits Democrats find themselves among what used to …

Weekly Roundup 11/14-11/18

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FROM THE PRESS SHOP This week, the RSLC released a snapshot of some of the coverage we have seen regarding GOP victories in the states. IN THE NEWS Lifezette reported that President Obama’s legacy will “leaves [the] Democratic Party in shambles,” quoting a memo from the RSLC that highlights the 900 state legislative seats Democrats have lost since 2008. NBC …

Weekly Roundup 10/31-11/4

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FROM THE PRESS SHOP On Monday, the RSLC announced a new round of investments in key Kentucky state legislative races. Ahead of Election Day, the RSLC sent maximum direct contributions to all nine non-incumbent women candidates running for the state House. WATCH: The RSLC also released their latest TV ad highlighting Kentucky Speaker Greg Stumbo and his ties to anti-coal politicians …

Weekly Roundup 10/24-10/28

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FROM THE PRESS SHOP This week, the RSLC continued it’s ad buy supporting Vermont’s Republican legislative candidates with the website VisionForVermont.com, and accompanying digital ads. In Kentucky, House Speaker Greg Stumbo had a rough week. The RSLC continued its offensive on the Kentucky statehouse, launching new TV and radio ads highlighting how Stumbo’s greed is costing taxpayers. The Stumbo campaign responded …

Weekly Roundup 10/17-1021

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FROM THE PRESS SHOP: WATCH: This week, the RSLC’s Judicial Fairness Initiative (JFI) released its second TV ad, “Playground,” in the race for Ohio Supreme Court. This announcement is the next phase of a six-figure ad campaign that began last week with the TV spot “Too Easy.” Watch “Playground” here: WATCH: The RSLC announced its second investment in the Kentucky general election with …

RSLC Weekly Roundup 10/10-10/14

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FROM THE PRESS SHOP #MUSTREAD: The RSLC debuted round three of “16 in ’16: Races to Watch.” The list features candidates from 16 states who serve their communities as educators, small business owners, grassroots activists and more. Meet the candidates here. The release is also available in Spanish here. The Republican Lieutenant Governor’s Association (RLGA) under the leadership of Chairman …

Weekly Roundup 10/3-10/7

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FROM THE PRESS SHOP VIDEO: This week, the RSLC launched its first TV ad in this year’s Kentucky general election. The spot, which will run on broadcast television, targets House Speaker Greg Stumbo’s devastating war on coal. Watch it here. IN THE NEWS CN2 Pure Politics was the first to report on the new RSLC ad buy in Kentucky, noting …