#GA12: Duplicitous John Barrow Can’t get Story Straight on Role in Dredging Port of Savannah
There are still plenty of vulnerable Democrats running for reelection to the House this cycle, and Rep. John Barrow (D-GA) of Georgia’s 12th district happens to be one of the toughest races. First elected in 2005, he represented a district that barely favored Democrats up until the redistricting after the 2010 Census. Now, it has a Cook PVI rating of R+9, | Read More »
Rep. John Barrow (D, Georgia-12), monkeys, and cocaine.
There is something arresting about this campaign ad from the NRCC, which indeed draws on everything in the title.
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New Georgia Maps Threaten Barrow
The newest maps for Georgia’s congressional delegation have been released, and one thing is obvious from a quick glance at the maps: John Barrow is in serious trouble. The 12th District representative, and one of the few remaining alleged “blue dogs” in the House is going to see a lot of the Obama-friendly portions of his district moved to other representatives. As population has decreased | Read More »
Why Georgia’s 12th CD Should be on Everyone’s Mind
When Howard Dean implemented his “50 State Strategy” most, including some in his own party, considered his plan to be unworkable and more importantly “unwinnable”. After the resounding sweep of the Democrats in 2006 and Obama in 2008, the RNC has only feebly attempted to replicate this strategy. From Wikipedia: “As chairman of the party, Dean created and employed the ’50 State Strategy’ that attempted | Read More »
GA-12: Trouble Brewing for Barrow
I divide my time between Georgia’s 13th district and its 12th district, depending on whether I’m at home or in college. Unfortunately, I’m represented by Democrats, David Scott and John Barrow, respectively, in both districts. Since I’m registered to vote in the 12th district, I’ve been doing what I can to help the Republicans oust Barrow. Courtesy of NationalAtlas.gov.