Democrats use farm bill in new Senate ads
September 25th, 2012
01:59 PM ET
2 years ago

Democrats use farm bill in new Senate ads

(CNN) – The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee on Tuesday released two new television ads attacking Republican Rep. Rick Berg in North Dakota's tight Senate race.

Both commercials blast the congressman over the House Republicans' recent decision not to vote on the so-called farm bill until after the elections.
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Filed under: 2012 • Ads • DSCC • North Dakota
Democratic Senate group out-raises GOP rivals
June 20th, 2012
02:49 PM ET
2 years ago

Democratic Senate group out-raises GOP rivals

(CNN) – The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee brought in $5.6 million in May, while their GOP counterparts brought in $3.9 million, according to the fund-raising arms in charge of electing the parties' candidates to the upper chamber.

The DSCC ended the month with $28.3 million cash on hand and the National Republican Senatorial Committee had $23 million available, the groups said Wednesday.
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Filed under: DSCC • Fundraising
NRSC raises millions, but less than DSCC
April 19th, 2012
12:46 PM ET
2 years ago

NRSC raises millions, but less than DSCC

(CNN) – The National Republican Senatorial Committee raised $5.76 million in March, bringing its first quarter haul to $15 million, the group announced Thursday.

The national fundraising arm in charge of electing Republicans to the Senate now has $19.6 million cash on hand with no campaign debt.
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Filed under: 2012 • DSCC • Fundraising • NRSC
March haul aides DSCC's largest fundraising quarter
April 19th, 2012
08:06 AM ET
2 years ago

March haul aides DSCC's largest fundraising quarter

Washington (CNN) – The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee brought in nearly $18 million in the first quarter of 2012, marking the fundraising arm's most successful quarter, according to the group.

It brought in $7.4 million in March, bringing its total to $17.7 million in the first quarter. The organization in charge of electing Democrats to the Senate now has nearly $24 million in the bank and zero debt, the DSCC announced on Thursday.
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Filed under: Democrats • DSCC • Fundraising
Dem makes it official in ND Senate race
November 8th, 2011
09:19 AM ET
2 years ago

Dem makes it official in ND Senate race

(CNN) - Democrats in North Dakota welcomed Heidi Heitkamp to the state's open U.S. Senate race following her official announcement Tuesday.

The former state attorney general said she is launching her bid because with a badly broken Washington, the state needs an "independent voice who will go there to stand up for North Dakota."
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Filed under: 2012 • DSCC • North Dakota • NRSC • Senate
Dems see an edge in ND Senate race
November 2nd, 2011
05:11 PM ET
2 years ago

Dems see an edge in ND Senate race

(CNN) – Democrats in charge of electing members of their party to the Senate in 2012 see an opportunity in North Dakota where a Republican is currently favored for the open Senate seat.

Guy Cecil, executive director of the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee, told CNN the Senate race in the state is "number one" on their list of contests that could become competitive in the next election.
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Filed under: 2012 • DSCC • North Dakota • Senate
Dems boast better cash in September
October 20th, 2011
11:45 PM ET
2 years ago

Dems boast better cash in September

Washington (CNN) – The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee outpaced its Republican counterpart for the month of September, according to numbers released late Thursday.

In a push to regain control of the House of Representatives, the fundraising arm for House Democrats raised $6.64 million last month, compared with $3.8 million raised by the National Republican Campaign Committee.
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Filed under: 2012 • DCCC • DSCC • House of Representatives • NRCC • NRSC • Senate
Koch executive to Dems: Why did I get solicited?
July 8th, 2011
03:13 PM ET
3 years ago

Koch executive to Dems: Why did I get solicited?

(CNN) – The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee responded Friday to a scathing letter from a top executive at Koch Industries, Inc., who blasted the group after he was solicited for campaign contributions.

Philip Ellender, president for government and public affairs at Koch Industries, a frequent Democratic target, said he received a letter and voicemail from DSCC Chair Patty Murray in June. He posted the audio from the voicemail on KochFacts.com, a website dedicated to defending the influential conservative Koch brothers - David and Charles.
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Filed under: DSCC • Patty Murray
Senate Democratic committee shows its money
June 20th, 2011
08:52 AM ET
3 years ago

Senate Democratic committee shows its money

Washington (CNN) - The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee says it out raised its rival, the National Republican Senatorial Committee, last month.

The DSCC reports Monday morning that they brought in $4.1 million in May, about a million dollars more than what the NRSC reported raising last month. The DSCC says they've raised $18.62 for the 2012 election cycle and have nearly $8 million cash on hand.
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Filed under: 2012 • Congress • DSCC • NRSC • Senate
DSCC and NRSC reveal March cash numbers
April 20th, 2011
12:47 PM ET
3 years ago

DSCC and NRSC reveal March cash numbers

Washington (CNN) – As the next battle for the Senate heats up, both the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee and the National Republican Senatorial Committee are showing their latest finance numbers.

The DSCC Wednesday reported raising $5.6 million last month, with $5.5 million cash on hand as of April 1, and a debt of $4.89 million.
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Filed under: DSCC • NRSC
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