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I was born in 1979. It's a year that many economists have now found to be a turning point. From the end of the Great Depression until the year I was born, American productivity and prosperity ...
by greywolfe359
Comment Count 27 comments on Thu Apr 30, 2015 at 03:53 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
Join the Campaign or Sign up to Volunteer for specific tasks or Sign up for Updates . To donate: https://secure.actblue.com/contribute/page/lets-go-bernie Stand with Bernie We are at a moment of ...
by distraught
Comment Count 131 comments on Thu Apr 30, 2015 at 07:19 AM PDT with 216 Recommends
Lots and lots and lots of anti-wyden sentiment right now here in Koscadia, Let us do something productive with our Anger eh? I found his page. I will call when the sun rises https://www....
by daeros
Comment Count 16 comments on Sat Apr 25, 2015 at 11:46 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
This week we found out that Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, a ...
by Kerry Eleveld
Comment Count 32 comments on Sat Apr 25, 2015 at 11:00 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
Primary season is nearly upon us, and online activists are inevitably filing off into their respective Kos camps. I'm been there before; I had Hillary fever in 2007. Symptoms include spending way ...
by owl06
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Apr 21, 2015 at 09:52 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
One of the criticisms against Hillary, that often had the most legs, was how she hasn't really taken any definitive stances on important policy issues. Or any, apparently. Sure, a clever tweet now ...
by pierre9045
Comment Count 103 comments on Fri Apr 17, 2015 at 07:48 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
I find myself, like so many others, quite content, pleased and even near-enthusiastic that the Democrats will anoint Hillary Clinton as their next presidential candidate with little or no opposition.
by Tanzik
Comment Count 36 comments on Wed Apr 15, 2015 at 09:08 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
I watched Marco Rubio deliver a very well-written speech yesterday, announcing his intention to run for President of The United States. Even the delivery of this speech was impressive. The only ...
by Leslie123
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Apr 14, 2015 at 07:04 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
In this diary I will explain how I see the political situation and what would be for me the path for a Democratic victory in the Presidential election of 2016. The diary will include also some note ...
by abgin
Comment Count 12 comments on Sun Apr 12, 2015 at 12:51 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
New WaPo ABC news poll has Hillary Clinton in an absolutely dominant position among Democrats. My take: If you lump in the Warren ...
by brooklynbadboy
Comment Count 119 comments on Thu Apr 02, 2015 at 06:52 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
Regulating the money contributed to election campaigns, Campaign Finance Reform, is a failed approach. Can the problem be approached from the cost side? Rather than trying to limit contributions, ...
by stancutler
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Mar 31, 2015 at 08:59 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Now that Ted Cruz has officially announced he’s running for president, the seal has been broken and more will quickly follow. Oh, ...
by Mark Fiore
Comment Count 20 comments on Fri Mar 27, 2015 at 06:50 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
Many folks around these parts of the internet are tired ...
by Tool
Comment Count 108 comments on Tue Mar 24, 2015 at 10:29 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
Civil intelligent debates are good ... Sen. Sanders makes case for 'civil, intelligent' debates by Nicole Gaudiano, USA TODAY -- March 9, 2015 [...] Sanders, who is expected to announce this month ...
by jamess
Comment Count 36 comments on Mon Mar 09, 2015 at 07:08 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
It's pretty clear to me that Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid hates democracy, at least within the Democratic Party, and that he at least tacitly supports the destruction of Social Security. I'm ...
by DownstateDemocrat
Comment Count 36 comments on Fri Mar 06, 2015 at 03:11 PM PST with 12 Recommends
Scott Walker (R-WI) is running for President. He's not "exploring" or "considering" anything. I've seen a great deal of talk dismissing his candidacy and not taking him seriously. As a native ...
by TobyRocksSoHard
Comment Count 28 comments on Thu Feb 05, 2015 at 11:20 AM PST with 25 Recommends
The Los Angeles Times and Buzzfeed are both reporting that California Attorney General Kamala Harris is exepected to announce today that she is running for the U. S. Senate seat being vacated by ...
by unapologeticliberal777
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Jan 13, 2015 at 04:50 AM PST with 13 Recommends
Shai Galili, the comptroller of the Israeli political party Likud (the main right-wing party in Israel and the main partner in the Israeli governing coalition), has disqualified Israeli Prime ...
by DownstateDemocrat
Comment Count 22 comments on Wed Dec 24, 2014 at 05:08 PM PST with 26 Recommends
Yesterday Charles Pierce alerted us to a bit of interesting news: It's not an easy job being John McCain these days. After all, the country did not give him the presidency he deserved back in 2008 ...
by Demi Moaned
Comment Count 27 comments on Thu Nov 27, 2014 at 01:16 PM PST with 16 Recommends
If you think Hillary Clinton is going to fight for a progressive agenda, you're smoking the good stuff. The woman who just told her Goldman Sachs audience that the bankers are misunderstood is going ...
by Cenk Uygur
Comment Count 25 comments on Mon Nov 03, 2014 at 12:48 PM PST with 30 Recommends