Dems Tap First List of Takeover Candidates Getting Extra Aid

Posted January 18, 2008 at 1:00am

– John Adler, New Jersey’s 3rd District (South central — Cherry Hill, Toms River)
2004 vote for president: Bush 51 percent, Massachusetts Democratic Sen. John Kerry 48 percent
– John Boccieri, Ohio’s 16th (Northeast — Canton)
2004 vote for president: Bush 54 percent, Kerry 46 percent
– Charlie Brown, California’s 4th (Northeast — Roseville, Rocklin)
2004 vote for president: Bush 61 percent, Kerry 37 percent
– Andre Carson, Indiana’s 7th (Most of Indianapolis)
Kerry 58 percent, Bush 41 percent
Debbie Halvorson, Illinois’ 11th (South Chicago exurbs — Joliet; part of Bloomington-Normal)
2004 vote for president: Bush 53 percent, Kerry 46 percent
Candidate to be determined, Illinois’ 14th (North central — Aurora, Elgin, DeKalb)
2004 vote for president: Bush 55 percent, Kerry 44 percent
– Candidate to be determined, Louisiana’s 6th (East central — Baton Rouge)
2004 vote for president: Bush 59 percent, Kerry 40 percent

– Mary Jo Kilroy, Ohio’s 15th (Western Columbus and suburbs)
2004 vote for president: Bush 50 percent, Kerry 49 percent
– Linda Stender, New Jersey’s 7th (North central — Woodbridge township)
2004 vote for president: Bush 53 percent, Kerry 46 percent
– Gary Trauner, Wyoming’s At-Large District
2004 vote for president: Bush 69 percent, Kerry 29 percent