Tag: John Barrow

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Endorses Dems in Key House Races

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Endorses Dems in Key House Races

The business group that has been pushing for amnesty but that has often backed Republican candidates is throwing its support behind Democrats in several key House races this cycle. According to reports in Roll Call, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce

First Dems Call for VA Chief Shinseki to Resign

First Dems Call for VA Chief Shinseki to Resign

Two Democratic Congressmen are now the first members of their party to call upon Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki to resign. Rep. John Barrow (D-GA) released a statement saying: Unfortunately, this administration has fallen short in providing the kind of

HHS to Delay 2014 Obamacare Signups Until After 2014 Midterms

A Health and Human Services department official said Thursday night that the start of enrollment in the Obamacare program for 2015 will be delayed until after the midterm elections.  Therefore, people who have their insurance plans cancelled in 2014 for

GA Rep. John Barrow and Obama: 'A Bromance For The Ages'

GA Rep. John Barrow and Obama: 'A Bromance For The Ages'

In his campaign’s final commercial of the election, Georgia Republican Lee Anderson tied his democrat opponent Barrow and Obama together by calling their relationship a “bromance for the ages.” The commercial also noted Mitt Romney has endorsed Anderson.  “They’ve captivated

Dem Rep John Barrow: He Was For Gun Control Before He Was Against It

Dem Rep John Barrow: He Was For Gun Control Before He Was Against It

Rep John Barrow (D-GA) is currently up for re-election, and he touts his pro-gun credentials in a campaign ad by holding a rifle and saying of it, “ain’t nobody going to take [it] away.” And on his house.gov website there are myriad references

Georgia Rep. Refuses to Condemn Racial Remarks at Democrat Rally

Georgia Rep. Refuses to Condemn Racial Remarks at Democrat Rally

Rep. John Barrow (D-GA) has refused to condemn racially-charged remarks made by Rev. Joseph Lowery, who gave the benediction at President Barack Obama’s inauguration, at a Georgia Democratic rally.  “If Obama was white, there would be no question on who