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I'll begin with a snippet from ABC's Jennifer Parker's exclusive interview with Obama on This Week in January 2009: "Well, right now, I’m focused on a pretty heavy lift, which is making sure we ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Jul 29, 2013 at 09:42 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
Well here's some good news for U.S. Senate candidate Rick Weiland (D. SD): http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/post-politics/wp/2013/07/23/four-dakota-senators-rally-around-weiland-in-s-d-senate-...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Jul 24, 2013 at 04:58 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Want the scoop on hot races around the country? Get the digest emailed to you each weekday morning. Sign up here . Leading Off : • WY-...
by David Nir
Comment Count 71 comments on Wed Jul 24, 2013 at 05:00 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
Betty Sutton (D-Ohio) used databases from the Bureau of Labor Statistics' "Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages" to compute the following statistics: There were 398,887 private manufacturing ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 5 comments on Sun Mar 24, 2013 at 08:52 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Eighteen months ago, digby was saying Fergawdsakes about the Austerity Pep Squad being led at the time by Democratic Sen. Mark Warner. The senior senator from the Commonwealth of Virginia was ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 84 comments on Mon Feb 11, 2013 at 08:30 PM PST with 37 Recommends
Not helping. Here's as good a reason as any to just go over the damned fiscal cliff curb: Waiting until we have a new Congress to resolve it would mean retiring Sen. Kent ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 211 comments on Wed Dec 26, 2012 at 08:02 AM PST with 196 Recommends
And while we are thanking Senator Kent Conrad for saying that Social Security should be off the table, let's keep telling the White House that we'll have the President's back on taxes and that we ...
by pistolSO
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Nov 19, 2012 at 06:03 AM PST with 5 Recommends
Sen. Kent Conrad, a cipher, and the man who hates Social Security. Senator Kent Conrad, outgoing chair of the Senate Budget Committee,
by brooklynbadboy
Comment Count 134 comments on Sun Nov 18, 2012 at 11:17 AM PST with 193 Recommends
There's already a lot of speculation as to President Obama's second term cabinet. This diary is only in part intended to add to the speculation. It is also that but my aim really is to round up some ...
by jedinecny
Comment Count 20 comments on Tue Nov 13, 2012 at 01:10 PM PST with 0 Recommends
Uploaded with ImageShack.us So we've heard a lot about creeps like Dick Mourdock, Todd Akin, Tea Party Tom Smith, Deb Fischer and Jeff Flake but a few months ago I discovered this vacant land known ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Oct 31, 2012 at 10:53 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
Uploaded with ImageShack.us The Mellman Group just released their internal poll done for Heidi Heitkamp's (D) Senate campaign finds Heitkamp leading Fargo based Congressman, Rick Berg (R), with a ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 16 comments on Mon Oct 22, 2012 at 08:51 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
Uploaded with ImageShack.us So we've heard a lot about Goldman Sachs and Bain Capital over these past four years. But now get ready to hear about another slimy, greedy company that has brought ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Sep 27, 2012 at 09:03 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Uploaded with ImageShack.us So I normally don't donate to Blue Dogs because even though I like that our party is a big tent party and we can legitimately make that argument, I do have my limits. ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 31 comments on Wed Sep 12, 2012 at 11:17 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
Senator Kent Conrad, Chairman of the Senate Budget Committee, has proposed a 2013 Budget Resolution that backs $5.4 trillion in cuts over 10 years, based on the recommendations of the Bowles-Simpson ...
by scorpiorising
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Apr 23, 2012 at 01:55 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
by David Nir
Comment Count 93 comments on Thu Jan 19, 2012 at 05:00 AM PST with 8 Recommends
by David Nir
Comment Count 131 comments on Wed Jan 18, 2012 at 05:00 AM PST with 16 Recommends
by Something the Dog Said
Comment Count 37 comments on Tue Aug 02, 2011 at 06:45 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
Poor Kent Conrad, he thought that announcing that he was retiring next year would make him seem like a fair broker for massively unpopular budget reduction plans. He pushed the president really hard ...
by Something the Dog Said
Comment Count 16 comments on Tue Jul 19, 2011 at 06:44 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
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by joanneleon
Comment Count 171 comments on Mon Jul 18, 2011 at 07:30 AM PDT with 152 Recommends
You hear that great sucking sound? It's the hundreds of billions of corporate dollars that flood to off-shore tax havens. Time to turn off the spigot...
by Tasini
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue Jul 12, 2011 at 09:10 AM PDT with 17 Recommends