Monthly Archives: February 2011

2012 Watch List: Who Might Leave The House

Here are Hotline’s predictions for who might retire in 2012: Lynn Woolsey (D-Calif.) This 10-term Sonoma congresswoman has been the most vocal about mulling retirement, and has indicated she’ll make a decision by June. In this solidly Democratic district, several … Continued

RNC Chairman: Party Debt Is Worse Than Numbers Sheet Shows

Is this real or is Priebus buying himself more time? Newly elected Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus took the job with $23 million in debt and cut a third of the staff he inherited from his predecessor, the controversial and gaffe-prone Michael … Continued

Roll Call: Rehberg Will Challenge Tester In 2012

U.S. Rep. Denny Rehberg, R-Mont., will announce later this week he is running for the U.S. Senate in 2012 for the seat held by Democratic Sen. Jon Tester, a Washington, D.C., publication has reported. Citing “a knowledgeable Montana GOP political … Continued

Barbour Heading To Israel

Add Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour (R) to the list of potential 2012 White House contenders visiting Israel. The Republican Jewish Coalition announced Tuesday that it is sponsoring Barbour’s trip Israel starting this weekend. Barbour’s trip comes on the heels of former … Continued