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September 16, 2014

DCCC Outraises NRCC in January

The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee outraised its Republican counterpart in January by $700,000, according to figures provided Thursday by both committees.

The DCCC brought in $6.8 million last month, bringing the committee’s cash on hand to $32 million as of Jan. 31.

The National Republican Congressional Committee raised $6.1 million in January. It ended January with $24 million in the bank.

Neither committee has any remaining debt.

With a 17-seat deficit and limited opportunities, Democrats face an uphill challenge to retake the majority this cycle.

  • backToSchool82A

    Where coercion is necessary, the rule of law helps minimize coercion’s negative consequences by defining lawful government actions.

    • terjeanderson

      Cheesy Spam Rolls

      time: under 30 minutes
      serves/makes: 40

      ingredients
      2 packages (10-count size) small French rolls
      2 cups shredded cheese*, divided
      2 cans (8 ounce size) roasted garlic tomato sauce
      1 medium onion, chopped very fine
      1 can (4.5 ounce size) chopped ripe olives
      4 hard-boiled eggs, grated
      1 can (12 ounce size) Spam luncheon meat, finely diced

      directions
      * You can use monterey jack, cheddar or Velveeta.

      Slice dinner rolls in half and hollow out centers slightly to make shallow bowls. Place the rolls on a baking sheet and bake at 350 degrees F until they are crisp, about 5 minutes.

      Reserve 1 cup cheese for topping. Combine the remaining cheese, tomato sauce, chopped onion, olives, grated eggs and diced Spam.

      Spread the mixture on toasted rolls, covering well. Sprinkle with remaining cheese.

      Bake at 350 degrees F for about 10 minutes or until cheese melts and is bubbly.

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