Ben Chandler

Blue Dogs of a Feather

The Blue Dog Extinction watch continues: Of the 24 remaining Blue Dogs, five are not seeking reelection. More than a half-dozen others are facing treacherous contests in which their reelection hopes are in jeopardy. It’s a rough time to occupy the…

Blue Dogs Raking in Cash

While their numbers dwindle, the Blue Dog Democrats are raking in large amounts of cash to keep their special brand of Republican apologetics alive: Center for Responsive Politics research shows that 17 of the lawmakers had healthier campaign bank accounts…