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Eric Schmeltzer is a political and communications consultant in New York City. He was a national press secretary and Deputy NY Campaign Director for Howard Dean, and before that, the Press Secretary for US Rep Jerrold Nadler.

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Diaries published: 72 (2061 days since last diary on Fri Oct 02, 2009 at 07:15 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 587 (221 days since last comment on Thu Oct 16, 2014 at 11:49 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 3601

Total Comment Ratings: 3183

Most Recommended Diary: Secret Service Investigating "Kill Him!" Shouter (Updated), 574 comments, 1354 recommends

People Following Eric Schmeltzer: 14

Eric Schmeltzer's Most Recent Diaries:

This isn't much of a diary (I know, how often have we heard THAT before??). But, it's a Friday and we all need a laugh. Good thing for us, Sarah Palin's book cover came out this morning:
by Eric Schmeltzer
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri Oct 02, 2009 at 07:15 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
The Republican Party is in shambles. Yeah, I know. That's been kind of obvious for a while. But, never was it crystallized more than in two stories running today that show the party is completely ...
by Eric Schmeltzer
Comment Count 32 comments on Wed May 13, 2009 at 06:53 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
Let me start this post by saying I'm no Rahm Emanuel fan. I don't like his vicious hatred of Howard Dean and the 50-state strategy (which I helped kick start back in the '04 election). I don't ...
by Eric Schmeltzer
Comment Count 40 comments on Wed Nov 05, 2008 at 08:34 AM PST with 10 Recommends
This is going to be a short diary. There are a lot of moving condolences to the Obamas for their loss of "Toot", Madelyn Dunham. But, the family requested that people donate to their choice of ...
by Eric Schmeltzer
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Nov 03, 2008 at 01:57 PM PST with 18 Recommends
The Caucus has been doing some digging, and gets more questions than answers. It seems that some of the ...
by Eric Schmeltzer
Comment Count 38 comments on Thu Oct 23, 2008 at 01:05 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
The pre-spin for the week has been spun: That John McCain is hitting the "reset" button on his crashing ...
by Eric Schmeltzer
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Oct 13, 2008 at 07:52 AM PDT with 7 Recommends

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