CapitolInq Archive: October, 2012

Runyan urges FEMA to add BurlCo to disaster list

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Jersey Congressman Jon Runyan wrote to FEMA today urging the federal relief agency to add Burlington County to its list of disaster areas eligible... Read more

How the presidential race affects our House campaigns

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Things are getting interesting in Pennsylvania: first two Republican Super PACs said they were jumping into the state with buys for the presidential... Read more

Why are our campaigns so unoriginal?

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How often does a campaign ad make a point and make you laugh at the same time? One from Demcorat Manan Trivedi did both last week, with a... Read more

Cruise line donations explained

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Following up on a post from earlier this week, I spoke to Democrat Shelley Adler about her campaign against Republican Jon Runyan in South... Read more

Cruise line backs Adler in expensive race

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Royal Caribbean really likes Shelley Adler. Collectively, the cruise line’s employees have been Adler’s biggest donors as the... Read more

Three thoughts on local House races

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We’re exactly two weeks away from Election Day, and while the Obama-Romney main event has drawn all the attention, the undercard features... Read more

Trivedi outraises Gerlach; Fitzpatrick spends big

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Local Democrats running for Congress got bad financial news Monday night when word came out that their national campaign arm canceled the last... Read more

Dems cancel more ads in House races

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National Democrats have canceled another round of ads for their Congressional candidates around Philadelphia, yanking $1.5 million worth of... Read more