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Katie Martin

Katie Martin
Communications Director

Katie’s role at the NRCC is expanding after working as the Southeast and Midwest regional press secretary at the committee. Originally from the Metro Detroit area, Katie got her start in politics working as Communications Director for a home state gubernatorial campaign and has since worked as Communications Director on senatorial and congressional races across the United States. Before her time at the NRCC, she served as Communications Director for West Virginia Congressman David McKinley.

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Bad news for House Democrats! The latest Quinnipiac University Swing State Poll shows folks really do not trust Hillary Clinton. This is not good news for the DCCC who claimed just last month that their recruits are pumped to ride Hillary’s coattails. Are the folks at the DCCC still super stoked to ride Hillary’s coattails ...

DCCC’s #Fail
| June 1st, 2015

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Over the past few days, media outlets up and down the East Coast have been calling out the DCCC for playing it fast and loose with the facts in their attacks against House Republicans. Check it out: Democrats attack Rep. MacArthur for a vote he never cast | The Auditor -New Jersey Advance, 5/31/15 Pot, ...
Zero is the number of newspaper endorsements Brad Schneider has received this campaign cycle. Can’t feel good to be the incumbent in a tight race with even your own local newspaper outlets saying your challenger is the better choice. To date, Bob Dold has received the following endorsements: Chicago Tribune Daily Herald Chicago Jewish Star ...
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The NRA hasn’t been shy about calling out Pat Hays for running a dishonest campaign. Even after numerous articles about Hays’ inappropriate use of an NRA fundraising letter, Democrats continue to push out this untrue message in mailings to voters. Click here for Hays’ NRA Mail. From the AP: “For Hays to knowingly misrepresent what he ...
NRCC Statement: “Bill Enyart has sided with President Obama over Southern Illinois families. While he has been voting for higher taxes and more government spending, Enyart is also voting to give himself congressional perks like first class travel. Enyart’s record proves he doesn’t deserve to be reelected.” – Katie Prill, NRCC Spokeswoman IL-12: New TV ...
Hey there – The National Republican Congressional Committee is up on TV with a new ad targeting Bill Enyart. Politico also reported this morning that Democrat party operatives are losing hope in Enyart’s reelect chances due to President Obama’s “diminished standing.” Click here to watch “Plain.”   IL-12: New TV ad “Plain” by the NRCC Transcript: ...
Brad Schneider sure thinks Pat Quinn does. Why else would the governor now suddenly be missing the Veep’s visit to Chicago today?  It was originally reported by WGN that Quinn would also be at the rally with Schneider and Biden, but now it’s being reported that Quinn’s not coming. Could it be that Schneider is ...