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I need your help. Which states can be governed by a simple majority? If the current US Senate rules are so great, you'd expect them to be replicated in lots of States right? And if any ...
by Scientician
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun Mar 07, 2010 at 08:53 AM PST with 1 Recommend
So, David Axelrod says we should have an up-or-down vote on health care reform. And he's ...
by Laurence Lewis
Comment Count 494 comments on Fri Feb 26, 2010 at 11:49 AM PST with 472 Recommends
You've heard it repeated over and over again. "Partisan gridlock." It is some sort of being or force of nature. We must overcome "partisan gridlock." Evan Bayh won't name names. You see, partisan ...
by brooklynbadboy
Comment Count 21 comments on Tue Feb 16, 2010 at 01:54 PM PST with 17 Recommends
President Obama in the State of the Union speech showed he would continue to fight for health insurance reform: " Do not walk away from reform," he said. "Not now. Not when we ...
by TomP
Comment Count 197 comments on Thu Jan 28, 2010 at 10:14 AM PST with 401 Recommends
In forming his administration, President Obama abandoned the movement that had begun during his campaign for deal-making and a pragmatism that hasn’t worked. That movement is still possible ...
by George Lakoff
Comment Count 626 comments on Sun Jan 24, 2010 at 11:48 PM PST with 779 Recommends
Who decided that Massachusetts is the be all and end all of the Republic? It sure wasn't me. I, like TENS OF MILLIONS of voters voted in two GENERAL NATIONAL elections for Democrats and reform.
by frogwalker
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Jan 20, 2010 at 07:55 AM PST with 0 Recommends
Hello? Harry Reid? Rahm Emmanuel? Barack Obama? I won't flatter myself into thinking that you're actually reading this, but your messaging is tone-deaf and you appear to have all the instincts ...
by geodemographics
Comment Count 30 comments on Tue Dec 15, 2009 at 10:21 AM PST with 5 Recommends
What a night! As you may have seen, last night I was the highest vote-getter in the 10th Congressional District special primary ...
by JohnGaramendiCA
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Sep 02, 2009 at 06:04 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
Note: This is a cross-post from Work-in-Progress Administration and calitics . Given that the ...
by Vikingkingq
Comment Count 86 comments on Wed May 20, 2009 at 03:20 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
The US Department of State publishes a booklet called "Principles of Democracy" to explain to the world what our shining city on a hill, ...
by I T
Comment Count 91 comments on Wed Mar 04, 2009 at 08:33 AM PST with 11 Recommends
Kos and many others on this site argue that the superdelegates should not torpedo the will of the people, but I wonder why they don't instead say "the will of the majority of Democrats," which would ...
by 123frenchwine
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri May 02, 2008 at 07:31 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
If Foodle -- as shown in his excellent diary on this subject -- had a problem with Tad Devine's editorial in last Sunday's New ...
by rlochow
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Feb 15, 2008 at 05:24 PM PST with 0 Recommends
Super delegates? I don't think so.
by cognoscenti
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Feb 08, 2008 at 08:21 AM PST with 1 Recommend
This is something that has been bugging me for awhile, but I haven't really thought about how to express it until now. Before I start, please understand that I'm not trying to undermine support for ...
by leshrac55
Comment Count 52 comments on Tue Feb 06, 2007 at 04:22 PM PST with 3 Recommends
by skralyx
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri May 26, 2006 at 08:30 PM PDT with 12 Recommends