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Matt Gorman

Matt Gorman
Rapid Response Director

Matt Gorman is the NRCC Rapid Response Director. Before joining the NRCC, he spent two years with the Romney for President campaign and served as the Deputy Rapid Response Director. He got his start in politics as an intern for Rep. Dave Camp. Matt graduated from Stonehill College with a degree in Political Science and is a native of Torrington, CT.

How’s this for a lede? “In attempting to downplay the political damage from a slew of second-term controversies, President Obama has counted on the American people having a very short memory span and a healthy suspension of disbelief.” National Journal’s Josh Kraushaar takes on President Obama’s assertion during a 60 Minutes interview Sunday night that intelligence agencies didn’t take the threat ...
Eric Holder, the embattled Attorney General at the center of many Obama Administration controversies, is planning to resign, according to NPR’s Carrie Johnson. “Eric Holder Jr., the nation’s first black U.S. attorney general, is preparing to announce his resignation Thursday after a tumultuous tenure marked by civil rights advances, national security threats, reforms to the ...
Flanked by 3 lawyers–including her husband–Lois Lerner, the IRS official at the center of the agency’s scandal involving conservative groups gave an interview to Politico‘s Rachael Bade published this morning. In it, she refused to apologize or give any concrete answers as to her role in the controversy, instead she attempted to rehabilitate her image: ...