It will be months before the campaign arms of the major parties will decide which races to spend heavily on in their efforts to pick up House seats this fall. But both the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee and its
On Wednesday, Democrats launched an online ad slamming Republican Assemblyman
Aimed at district voters with Twitter accounts, the ad is a parody of the Game of Life board game. It is titled Sick 'n' Broke and purports to track "the many costly games Assemblyman Jeff Gorell and Republicans in
The ad is just the latest in a series of paid online videos, radio pitches and automated phone calls that both sides have been airing in districts that either party could win in November.
The Republican Party does not take sides in primaries with more than one GOP candidate but has attacked Democratic incumbents in some districts that the party lost in 2012 in California. The National Republican Congressional Committee has posted online video ads attacking freshman Democratic Reps.
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee has added all four embattled California Democrats to its list of "
The organization also has been sending out releases highlighting news stories it thinks will hurt Republican candidates. For example, when Assemblyman