April 18, 2014

House Democrats Spending Millions To Play Defense

House Majority PAC announced this morning that they have placed $6.5 million in television ad reservations in 24 congressional districts. A closer look at the numbers shows that they are spending more money playing defense than offense. Turns out, House Majority PAC is spending money in 18 of the 24 districts to shore up vulnerable incumbents, which ultimately amounts to 78% of the $6.5 million they’re spending.

It’s becoming clearer and clearer that Democrats have one thought on their minds when it comes to November: Uh oh.