DCCC launches website calling House Republicans 'hostage takers'


"We've seen Republicans hold the middle class hostage before — and they’re ready to do it again," the website reads. "Don't let the Republicans force another middle class hostage crisis. Help us reach 250,000 strong supporting President Obama’s plan to end Bush tax cuts for the rich."

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The target list is a hint at which House seats Democrats might target in 2014, and includes a mix of 2012 targets that won reelection, prominent Republicans from safe districts like incoming National Republican Congressional Committee Chairman Greg Walden (R-Ore.), and other Republicans from toss-up or fiscally populist districts that could theoretically be vulnerable to a challenge.