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Real Clear Politics March 7, 2016 Reid’s strategy is to mount significant public pressure on Republicans and force them to change their position. In addition to speaking about the court’s vacancy in every speech on the Senate floor, Reid and his fellow Democrats have held one press...

Boston Globe February 29, 2016 “Sanders’ base seems to be strong, he seems to be bringing new people into the process,” said Rodell Mollineau, a Democratic strategist. “I’m not sure that will change.” But if Sanders loses big on Tuesday, as polls suggest he might, the calls for him...

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...