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American Action Network Targets Congressman Joe Garcia (FL-26) with $1 Million Campaign

| Recent Events | Emily Davis

WASHINGTON – The American Action Network (@AAN) today announced they will be spending $1 Million in Florida’s 26th congressional district race between scandal-plagued Congressman Joe Garcia and center-right candidate Carlos Curbelo. The independent expenditures will include multiple weeks of TV and digital advertising in mid-October. 

American Action Network to Spend $1 Million Against Ann Kirkpatrick (AZ-01)

| Recent Events | Emily Davis

WASHINGTON – The American Action Network (@AAN) today announced they will be spending $1 Million in Arizona’s 1st congressional district race between liberal Congresswoman Ann Kirkpatrick and center-right candidate Andy Tobin. The independent expenditures will include TV ads in the Phoenix media market and digital advertising in mid-October. 

American Action Network to Spend $750,000 Against Ami Bera (CA-07)

| Recent Events | Emily Davis

WASHINGTON – The American Action Network (@AAN) today announced they will be spending $750,000 in California’s 7th congressional district race between liberal Congressman Ami Bera and center-right candidate Doug Ose. The indepedent expenditures will include broadcast TV ads and digital advertising in mid-October. 

American Action Network Targets Rick Nolan (MN-08) with $600,000 Campaign

| Recent Events | Emily Davis

WASHINGTON – The American Action Network (@AAN) today announced they will be spending $600,000 in Minnesota’s 8th congressional district race between far-left liberal Congressman Rick Nolan and center-right candidate Stewart Mills. The independent expenditures will include broadcast TV ads in the Minneapolis-St. Paul media market and digital advertising in late October. 

AAN Targets Corrupt Congressman Tim Bishop (NY-01) with $1.2 Million Campaign

| Recent Events | Emily Davis

WASHINGTON – The American Action Network (@AAN) today announced they will be spending $1.2 Million in New York’s 1st congressional district race between scandal-plagued Congressman Tim Bishop and Senator-Soldier Lee Zeldin. The independent expenditures will include cable television and digital advertising throughout the month of October. 

American Action Network to Spend $750,000 Against Ron Barber (AZ-02)

| Recent Events | Emily Davis

WASHINGTON – The American Action Network (@AAN) today announced they will be spending $750,000 in Arizona’s 2nd congressional district race between ineffective liberal Congressman Ron Barber and center-right candidate Martha McSally. The independent expenditures will include Tucson broadcast TV ads and digital advertising the final weeks of the general election.

New AAN IL-10 Poll Shows Margin-of-Error Race In Brad Schneider, Bob Dold Rematch

| Recent Events | Emily Davis

WASHINGTON – Today, the American Action Network (@AAN) released polling results and a corresponding memo of a new poll in the Illinois 10th Congressional District race between current Congressman Brad Schneider (D) and former Congressman Bob Dold (R). The Harper Polling IVR (auto-dial) survey of likely voters found a very competitive rematch. The survey was conducted from June 24-25, 2014, and the margin of error is +/-4.9%.

Among the key findings of the survey:

AAN Releases “Bottle Rockets, Bentleys & Buy Offs?” Video Ad

| Recent Events | Emily Davis

WASHINGTON – The American Action Network (@AAN) is launching an online video ad “Bottle Rockets, Bentleys & Buy Offs?” on the pay-to-play ethics investigation of scandal-plagued Congressman Tim Bishop (NY-01). The TMZ-style news video spotlights the salacious bar-mitzvah bash fireworks story of Tim Bishop’s cash for favors, lies and ongoing ethics probe.

Notes From Norm: No Gap to Prevent the Truth

| Recent Events | Norm Coleman

On June 23rd, 1972 the President of the United States, Richard Nixon, approves a plan to have officials from his administration approach the Director the CIA and its Deputy Director and ask they request the Acting Director of the FBI to stop its investigation of the Watergate break-in.

Once hearing these tapes, the special prosecutor appointed to investigate Watergate concluded that Nixon, by agreeing to support the plan, was participating in the obstruction of justice and therefore had entered a criminal conspiracy.

Notes From Norm: Honoring 41

| Recent Events | Norm Coleman

This weekend I had the pleasure to watch a CNN film called "41ON41”.

The film, based on interviews with 41 people who CNN represents as those “who know him best”, provides us a glimpse into the life and times of our nation’s 41st President.

On June 12 the former President celebrated his 90th birthday.  As the oldest of our nation’s living former Presidents the twilight of his life is certainly upon him.