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The GOP Primary season is shaping up to be a total disaster for that party, as has been discussed ...
by pierre9045
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue May 26, 2015 at 04:11 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Not since the last great debates of HRC vs. Obama have I seen such "great" primary battles....people getting behind their candidates and attacking the other people's choice. Not a day goes by when ...
by BFSkinner
Comment Count 204 comments on Fri May 22, 2015 at 12:01 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
Heavens! Is that Hillary with some "everyday Americans"? BLASPHEMY! The same day I lauded ...
by kos
Comment Count 165 comments on Fri May 22, 2015 at 10:47 AM PDT with 119 Recommends
Governor Scott Walker of Wisconsin is presently leading the polls for the republican presidential nomination. Just this morning on DailyKos, in response to Abbreviated Pundit Round-up, I offered ...
by FromRedtoBlue
Comment Count 24 comments on Thu May 21, 2015 at 10:42 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
I received a letter from Hillary Clinton today. She asks, "Are you with me?" and then proceeds to write four pages about how she is running for President and all the things that she wants to ...
by vtuggle
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu May 21, 2015 at 11:16 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Hillary Clinton, at a small-business roundtable in Iowa, loses nothing by bypassing the traditional ...
by kos
Comment Count 263 comments on Thu May 21, 2015 at 07:30 AM PDT with 127 Recommends
Maybe this is just me, but if the media are looking for cheap stunts to put the candidates in some trapdoor moments, I am not so much of a fan of the whole, "...would you have invaded Iraq" schtick. ...
by pierre9045
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed May 20, 2015 at 04:51 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Is this a ten-year-old acting tough on the playground, or an actual US senator seeking a major party nomination for president? The latter, sad to say. Marco Rubio thinks quoting movie lines is the ...
by ericf
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed May 20, 2015 at 06:24 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Seriously. This is a simple question. It's an open thread for anyone to express any opinion on the topic ... though I would prefer if someone had some facts. I get that past trade treaties have had ...
by OutOnALimb
Comment Count 284 comments on Thu May 14, 2015 at 09:15 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
Guess I was wrong. I figured when Jeb Bush said, "What you need to know is that who I listen to when I need advice on the Middle East is George W. Bush," that was as disqualifying a statement ...
by ericf
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue May 12, 2015 at 06:29 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
I am only one, but I am one.
by too many people
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed May 27, 2015 at 11:57 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
In the Gettysburg Address, President Lincoln declared our "government of the people, by the people, [and] for the people." We believe "by the people" mandates our citizens the responsibility to ...
by brown7228
Comment Count 6 comments on Sat May 09, 2015 at 12:08 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
The reasons to be skeptical of Hillary Clinton are legion, from her husband's record in the '90s, to her corporate ties (including being on the board of Walmart), to ...
by kos
Comment Count 643 comments on Thu May 07, 2015 at 12:10 PM PDT with 171 Recommends
Now that Bernie Sanders has officially announced his campaign for President in 2016, I have noticed a reluctance to jump in all the way with him. Not so much here as on Facebook, where a lot of my ...
by pierre9045
Comment Count 33 comments on Thu May 07, 2015 at 09:32 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
Most of you know that Senator Bernie Sanders and I have been friends and cohorts in various worker struggles for over ten years. We first became friends when the Senator was a very early and ...
by StewartAcuff
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu May 07, 2015 at 06:58 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
Some of you might have noticed the kitchen-sink approach of the GOP operatives and their friends in the press of late. They launch one faux scandal and attack after another at Hillary, Bill, ...
by Alegre
Comment Count 59 comments on Wed May 06, 2015 at 02:40 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
by kos
Comment Count 115 comments on Wed May 06, 2015 at 08:50 AM PDT with 53 Recommends
I don't want to traumatize anyone here by the grotesque imaginings this question is about to unleash. But, if you feel you have the fortitude, proceed to the poll question.
by pierre9045
Comment Count 74 comments on Tue May 05, 2015 at 10:20 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
Tomorrow, Mike Huckabee is planning to announce his second Presidential run. Cillizza notes that his strength is that ...
by Eternal Hope
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon May 04, 2015 at 12:54 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Are you capable of answering a simple yes or no question without whining about all sorts of extraneous qualifiers, caveats, and equivocations. I suspect most of you reading this will be incapable of ...
by PriceRip
Comment Count 32 comments on Sun May 03, 2015 at 12:39 AM PDT with 1 Recommend