Tag Archives | Chris Dodd

What Dodd’s Decision Means, Parts 1 & 2

Hey BH, greetings from Washington state. Thought I would post this since you all probably know people in Connecticut, and I know there is an important statewide race coming up in NH soon. Not that you guys need any help hyping Chris Dodd. Part 1 Sen. Chris Dodd’s (D-Conn.) decision to support full marriage equality […]

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Chris Dodd for Marriage Equality

Chris Dodd’s turnaround on marriage equality has resulted in one of the most eloquent releases I’ve ever read.  It’s worth reading in full, but here are some highlights: Public officials aren’t supposed to change their minds. But I firmly believe that it’s important to keep learning. …While I’ve long been for extending every benefit of […]

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Some Statistics To Prove That New Hampshire Is NOT “John McCain Country.”

John McCain and New Hampshire aren’t having a love affair.  Maybe John McCain loves New Hampshire, and that’s nice — after all, he did receive enough Republican votes here in 2000 and 2008 to keep his campaigns going in those years.  But it’s simply not true that New Hampshire loves this guy, although I think […]

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“Willing Co-Conspirators.” Today’s “Friend of Terrorists”?

In St. John McCain’s world, everyone who doesn’t follow his changing-by-the-minute economic plan is an evildoer.  Today’s villains in McCain’s Manichean campaign world include Chris Dodd: During a town hall in Wisconsin on Thursday, McCain called Senate Banking Chairman Christopher J. Dodd (Conn.) and House Financial Services Chairman Barney Frank (Mass.) “willing co-conspirators” in the […]

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Doddmania Returns

Senate Banking Committee chairman Chris Dodd pushes back against this eleventh hour CEO binge: “What they have sent to us, this is not acceptable,” said Dodd. “This is not going to work.” “They’re going to have to come back and work with us,” said Dodd. The ranking Republican on the Banking Committee, Senator Richard Shelby, […]

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Dodd Makes it into Veepstakes; Biden, Not So Much

Despite the Countrywide “scandal”, Doddmania has reached official vetting status: The former White House hopeful and Connecticut lawmaker indicated Wednesday that he has been approached by the campaign. “There’s been some inquiries, yeah,” Dodd said. “They ask for a lot of stuff. I’ll leave it there.” I still think it’s highly unlikely, but there we […]

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