DCCC spokeswoman Emily Bittner claims Democrats would have preferred to stay in town and keep working rather than head out until Labor Day.
"House Democrats repeatedly asked House Republicans to stay and work together on solutions to issues like jobs, comprehensive immigration reform, a balanced approach to reducing the deficit and a transportation bill, but House Republicans refused to cooperate and left for vacation instead," she said.
The targets: GOP Reps. Dan BenishekDan BenishekRepublican groups launch final ad blitz in key House battlegrounds Tea Party class reassesses record Michigan Republican to retire MORE (Mich.), Kevin Cramer (N.D.), Steve Daines (Mont.), Sean DuffySean DuffyGOP rep on Dems skipping inauguration: ‘Put your big-boy pants on’ Huizenga to chair influential subcommittee overseeing Wall Street Donald Trump should fire Richard Cordray MORE (Wis.), John FlemingJohn FlemingCoast Guard suspends search for missing Ohio plane Freedom Caucus member to bring up bill on impeaching IRS chief GOP seeks to make it 52 MORE (La.), Joe Heck (Nev.), Lynn Jenkins (Kan.), Bill Johnson (Ohio), David Joyce (Ohio), Steve King (Iowa), Gary Miller (Calif.), Steve Pearce (N.M.), Scott RigellScott RigellGOP rushes to embrace Trump GOP lawmaker appears in Gary Johnson ad Some in GOP say Trump has gone too far MORE (Va.), Steve Southerland (Fla.), Glenn Thompson (Pa.), Michael Turner (Ohio), Kevin YoderKevin YoderOvernight Cybersecurity: Russia report fallout Overnight Tech: Trump meets Alibaba founder | Uber to make some data public | GOP Lawmakers tapped for key tech panels Georgia rep running for leadership spot MORE (Kan.) and Bill Young (Fla.). Heck, Joyce, Miller and Southerland are top Democratic targets this cycle.