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  • After months of anticipation, a Democratic-controlled House will take power in January. It’s been eight long years since we had this opportunity and for many members of the new Democratic majority it will be their first time serving in a position of power. I’ve had......

  •   HOW TO TALK TO HOUSE DEMOCRATS: ROKK Solutions has a new memo with some thoughts on how to talk to the class of Democrats just elected to the House, some two dozen of whom have vowed to reject corporate PAC money. “If you have......

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The Hill January 26, 2016 Democratic strategist Rodell Mollineau gives Hillary Clinton kudos for her response to a student who confronted her in Monday night's town hall forum about her trustworthiness. "I thought it was the best response she can give," says Mollineau. "I think there are a...

Morning Consult January 20, 2016 But more often, vote-a-rama becomes a modern-day gladiatorial arena, featuring amendments from both parties wholly designed to force vulnerable incumbents to take sides on controversial issues. War rooms are set up directly off of the floor, as the parties’ top budget experts...

New York Times January 13, 2015 For now, each chamber will protect its own. Conservatives will have a voice in the House, and Senate Republicans up for re-election will have the protection of Mr. McConnell in the role of "Mr. No." "I think this is a short-term issue,"...

CNN January 11, 2016 While there is a laundry list of other bills the Senate could take up this year -- including a massive international trade deal and sweeping criminal justice reform -- McConnell might be reluctant to negotiate anything major with a lame duck Democratic president...

AP October 21, 2015 Vice President Joe Biden's decision not to run for president clears a wider path for Hillary Rodham Clinton by removing the last major unknown in the Democratic contest to succeed President Barack Obama. Clinton has remained the front-runner for the nomination since launching her...

Bangor Daily News October 21, 2015 His decision also ends a highly public, months-long “will he or won’t he?” political guessing game about Biden’s intentions which had shadowed Clinton’s campaign and frozen the support of Democratic activists and donors. “It solidifies and crystallizes the race. There will be...

Business Insider Australia October 17, 2015 Rodell Mollineau, a veteran Democratic strategist, told Business Insider that the idea Biden would now feel muscled out seemed ridiculous, considering the other obvious obstacles to a run. “If you’re the vice president of the United States, it’s hard for me to...

Reuters October 14, 2015 Rodell Mollineau, a veteran Democratic strategist, told Business Insider that the idea Biden would now feel muscled out seemed ridiculous, considering the other obvious obstacles to a run. “If you’re the vice president of the United States, it’s hard for me to think that...