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NRCC Expands List of Targeted Democrats, Releases Campaign Ads

The National Republican Campaign Committee (NRCC), the campaign arm of House Republicans, has expanded its list of targeted Democrats the committee hopes to return in the upcoming midterm elections and has released new campaign announcements to highlight the rising prices Americans face over Thanksgiving because of Democrats. “Reckless spending.

The NRCC’s expansion comes the day after the 17th Democrat – a close friend of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), longtime Representative Peter Welch (D-VT) – announced he would drop out of office. House of Representatives to bid for the United States. Senate to replace outgoing Senator Patrick Leahy (D-VT).

The list of 13 newly announced vulnerable Democratic representatives includes Representatives Sean Patrick Maloney (NY), Ed Perlmutter (CO), Sanford Bishop (GA), Richard Neal (MA), Dan Kildee (MI), Dina Titus (NV), Annie Kuster (NH), Tom Suozzi (NY), Jerry Nadler (NY), Marcy Kaptur (OH), Jim Clyburn (SC), Jim Cooper (TN) and Steven Cohen (TN).

This is the third time that the NRCC has expanded its original list, which it announced on March 25. The campaign arm continued to grow its roster as many Democrats have already announced – and others are expected to announce – their retirement or their candidacy for another position, be it the Senate or even a local or state position.

NRCC Chairman Rep. Tom Emmer (R-MN) said that “every Democrat in the House has a choice to make during the Thanksgiving holiday: retire or lose. So far, 17 Democrats have made the smart choice to step down.

Ads targeting 12 Democrats highlight the rising prices Americans face over Thanksgiving due to reckless spending by Democrats. The ad targeting Iowa’s only Congressional Democrat, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA), portrays the price hike. It was recently reported that Thanksgiving dinner is at an all time high and is up 14% from last year.

“This November, from the people who brought you the most expensive July 4th in history, the sequel is even worse,” says the narrator of the commercial. “Turkey. Rolls. Apple pie. Gas. Democrats’ reckless spending has made everything cost more. Tell MP Cindy Axne,” We can’t afford it. “

The NRCC also runs paid media against 11 other vulnerable Democrats:

House Democrats recently passed the Infrastructure Bill – which was eventually enacted by President Joe Biden – and passed the $ 1.75 trillion Build Back Better Act, the reconciliation of democrats. The second infrastructure bill is considered “trademark legislation” for Biden’s legislative agenda and recently revealed that it added $ 750 billion to the US deficit over five years, according to the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) .

Breitbart News has widely followed the retirements of Democrats in recent months. Democrats are struggling to find new candidates to replace the many members who will leave the House mid-term.

Jacob Bliss is a reporter for Breitbart News. You can follow it on Twitter.

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