Ford O’Connell appeared on Fox News (7/23/11) with Democratic strategist Christy Setzer to discuss the issues driving the debate between Republicans and Democrats on addressing the federal deficit and the battle over the debt ceiling authorization.
Ford O’Connell, Joe Trippi and Leeann Tweeden discuss the federal deficit and the latest Congressional battles with Sean Hannity on The Great American Panel.
Re-posted from the Daily Caller You can find fault with Barack Obama on a lot of issues, but you can’t argue with his fundraising prowess. The president’s team may have been a bit cocky when they set their 2012 fundraising targets, and … Continued
Over the past seven presidential elections, Nevada has been trending Democratic. This is not a good sign for the eventual Republican nominee who will more than likely need to win the Silver State in the general election if the GOP … Continued
Of course Mr. Newport’s analysis assumes is predicated on the debt ceiling being raised. The effort to raise America’s debt ceiling and avoid a government shutdown is Topic A inWashington this muggy week in July, but the issue probably won’t loom large … Continued
The Bachmann surge continues. If former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin enters the field, Bachmann’s chances of winning the nomination could be greatly diminished. Michele Bachmann’s momentum continues to build and she’s taken first place by the smallest of margins on … Continued
On Sunday, July 17, 2011, CivicForumPAC chairman Ford O’Connell appeared on Fox News to discuss the state of the 2012 Republican presidential field.
Smart move by the RSLC. Republicans need to make greater inroads with Hispanics or else the party risks being irrelevant on large portions of the electoral map. The Republican State Leadership Committee launched a nationwide effort this week to recruit Hispanic and … Continued
One thing is clear no matter who wins the Republican presidential nomination, President Obama will have stockpiled more money heading into the general election. Below is an early breakdown of how the candidates’ campaigns are spending their funds. Read more … Continued
Virginia will be a critical battleground state in 2012 for the GOP. And Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell’s, a potential 2012 VP nominee, recent praise for Texas Governor Rick Perry demonstrates the frustration that many Republicans have with current Republican presidential … Continued