Tuesday, August 10, 2010

Democrats Being Urged Not To Run On Their Records, Continue To Blame Bush Instead This Election

This is funny to me and also not surprising. Democrats can't run on their record because they've tanked the country more in 2 years than Bush ever did in 8 and they are being urged to keep quiet on current issues and their own records and to keep blaming Bush and try and pin Republicans against each other. What idiots.

LA Times: As Democrats fan out across the country to campaign for reelection this month, many are surprisingly quiet about their hard-won accomplishments — the major bills they have passed under President Obama.

In an effort coordinated with the White House, congressional leaders are urging Democrats to focus less on bragging about what they have done — a landmark healthcare law, a sweeping overhaul of Wall Street regulation and other far-reaching policy changes — and more on efforts to fix the economy and on the perils of Republican control of Congress.

One year after many town hall meetings were upended by raucous anti-government protesters, congressional Democrats are trying to ensure that this summer’s debate sheds a more flattering light on their party as they navigate a bruising midterm election campaign.

Read more on LA Times and Yid With Lid

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