Some Dems concerned that Iowa caucus campaigning might give GOP operating majority in U.S. Senate December 11, 2007Posted by John in IowaCaucuses, Political.
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House Democrats are quietly expressing concern that the coming Iowa caucuses, on Jan. 3, might erode their party’s narrow one-vote margin in the Senate during the race to adjournment.
“If any of the four Senate Democratic presidential candidates miss votes while campaigning in Iowa, Republicans would have an operating majority in the Senate,’’ said one senior Democratic aide. … more >>