The Republican campaign arm of the House of Representatives has launched a new ad blaming Democrats for the “chaos,” which the Republican Party is also using as the name of the ad.
It will air nationwide on Fox News, Newsmax and One America News for just one day, according to a report from Axios, and it’s a $ 100,000 ad buy.
The effort follows a strong off-year pick by Republicans, who defeated Democrats in the Virginia gubernatorial race and came close to winning the governor’s mansion in New Jersey.
The results bolstered the Republican Party’s confidence that they can regain a majority in the House in next year’s midterm elections.
Rep. Tom emmerThomas (Tom) Earl Emmer Democrats brace for a flood of retirements after Virginia defeated Republican House campaign manager to Vulnerable Democrats: The Republican Campaign Arm of the House of Representatives’ Retire or Lose ‘expands target list after brutal night for Democrats MORE (R-Ind.), The Chairman of the National Republican Congress Committee (NRCC), predicted in a statement that the Republican Party will win control of the House next year.
“The weak leadership of the Democrats and the socialist agenda have led to chaos at home and abroad,” Emmer said. “Americans deserve better than the higher costs, open borders, and nationwide crime spree that Democrats have imposed on them. Within a year, Republicans will regain the majority of the House and end the big government policies of the Democrats. “
House Republicans are targeting 70 Democratic seats in next year’s midterm elections, according to an NRCC strategy. memorandum Posted by Emmer on Monday. He said the committee announced 13 additional offensive opportunities after Glenn youngkinGlenn Youngkin CORRECTED: The Guardian op-ed says Trump is likely Biden’s ‘best hope for re-election’.(R) wins the Virginia gubernatorial race.
Emmer said Youngkin’s victory is emblematic of the precarious position Democrats will find themselves in next year.
“Youngkin’s victory, in a state President BidenJoe Biden Biden criticizes Nicaragua’s ‘sham elections’, calls out Ortegas autocrats Amtrak boss describes expansion plans with infrastructure spending Former Goldman Sachs boss thinks about infrastructure vote: ‘Progressives blinked’ MORE won by 10, it shows that in this political atmosphere no Democrat is safe, ”the president wrote in the memo.
Emmer said that so far 831 Republican candidates have run to run next year, which is a record for the party. She said a historic number of women, veterans and candidates from minority communities are running for public office.
In nearly 90 percent of the 70 districts the committee addresses, there is a female, veteran or minority community candidate running, according to Emmer.
He also said that a record number of Hispanic candidates have run to run as Republicans.
Republicans are raising significant amounts of money a year before the midterm elections. Emmer said the committee has raised more than $ 105 million to date, which is 74 percent more than it raised during the same period last cycle.
Additionally, the group said it has roughly four times more general cash on hand than it does right now in 2019.