Steny Hoyer

Vulnerable Democrats Panicking Ahead of Midterms, Urge Leadership to Act

Vulnerable Democrats are panicking ahead of the midterm elections, as President Biden’s economy and supply chain crisis continue to hit Americans hard. Behind the scenes, they are urging Democrat leadership to take action to soften the blow as they worry over the looming possibility of a political bloodbath come November. 

Rep. Abigail Spanberger, D-Va., gestures during a rally for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe in Richmond, Va., Friday, Oct. 15, 2021. McAuliffe will face Republican Glenn Youngkin in the November election. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

Report: DCCC Threatens Funds if Members Oppose Biden’s Agenda

Democrats have started receiving calls from the Democrat Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) warning the members of the financially being “cut off” if they were to oppose the so-called infrastructure plan, Politico reported, according to two people familiar with the conversations.

WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 30: Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks during a bill enrollment ceremony for the Emergency Security Supplemental Appropriations Act at the U.S. Capitol on July 30, 2021 in Washington, DC. The bill provides $1.9 billion in FY2021 for emergency supplemental appropriations for the legislative …