Democrats Running Against Obama

Greg Sargent notes that several Blue Dog Democrats are already starting to distinguish themselves from the leader of their party, and several of them are already running ads.

Such as Jason Altmire of Pennsylvania, who is touting his vote against the health care reform bill:

Or, this ad from Virginia Congressman Glenn Nye:

I suspect you’ll see more of this from Democrats in marginal districts

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Doug Mataconis held a B.A. in Political Science from Rutgers University and J.D. from George Mason University School of Law. He joined the staff of OTB in May 2010 and contributed a staggering 16,483 posts before his retirement in January 2020. He passed far too young in July 2021.


  1. dude says:

    Who wouldn’t run against the biggest cluster or our generation.