Elizabeth Esty (D, Connecticut-05) seems… worried… about her electoral chances.

    Elizabeth Esty (D, Connecticut-05) seems... worried... about her electoral chances.

    You have to wonder. First off, the DCCC is planning to dump about three quarters of a million dollars in ad buys for Esty’s campaign.  This is a little surprising, because the actual Republican candidate for that district is still kind of up in the air. There’s also more than a touch of scandal potentially looming over Esty’s general campaign this year: back in 2013 | Read More »

    I judge Chris Murphy (D, CT-05).

    There’s an obvious point about this employment ad from the Chris Murphy campaign: …which is, as Jim Geraghty noted, that if you have to pay people to do what would normally be the job of volunteers then maybe you’re not doing so well in your election.  But there’s another thing that I’d like to bring up: “Get paid to the help the CT Democratic party” | Read More »

    I judge Chris Murphy (D, CT-05).

    There’s an obvious point about this employment ad from the Chris Murphy campaign: …which is, as Jim Geraghty noted, that if you have to pay people to do what would normally be the job of volunteers then maybe you’re not doing so well in your election.  But there’s another thing that I’d like to bring up: “Get paid to the help the CT Democratic party” | Read More »