Politics Headline of the Day
posted by September 25 at 15:36 PMon
It’s over at Talking Points Memo:
Report: GOP “Broke,” Expecting To Lose More House Seats
Last week we brought you word that GOP House leader John Boehner and NRCC chief Tom Cole were locked in a power struggle for control of the NRCC amid increasing signs that NRCC strategists are in denial about just how bad the 2008 map looks for them.
Now there’s more. Top Republicans are conceding that the NRCC is all but broke and that another bloodletting is all but certain. As GOP Rep. Ray LaHood puts it with startling candor: “When you look at what’s going on in the House, the prospects for getting back on track are pretty dim at the moment.”