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"According to Kantor , in the lead-up to the 2010 midterm elections Emanuel and Michelle ...
by Superskepticalman
Comment Count 55 comments on Sat Jan 07, 2012 at 05:19 AM PST with 6 Recommends
[Cross-posted in HuffingtonPost.com/Chicago ] After years of attending Chicago Board of Education ...
by Tristero 312
Comment Count 64 comments on Wed Dec 21, 2011 at 08:51 AM PST with 13 Recommends
So it's come full circle. Remember that faux-populist rant from CNBC's Rick Santelli against bailouts for underwater homeowners to the cheers of floor traders that started that whole Tea Party ...
by modemocrat
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Oct 26, 2011 at 06:20 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
So today Rahm Emanuel was ruled ineligible by the Illinois Appellate Court. A series of mistakes on his part led to this ruling, and, from my point of view, illustrate the point that maybe he's not ...
by bornadem
Comment Count 19 comments on Mon Jan 24, 2011 at 09:59 PM PST with 6 Recommends
Rahm Emanuel, Obama's former Chief of Staff, supposedly master mined Democratic congressional victories in 2006 and 2008. And based on that record he is, according to Chicago media, the leading ...
by pdanoki
Comment Count 28 comments on Thu Dec 16, 2010 at 08:42 AM PST with 4 Recommends
There are so many places and reasons to lay blame with this loss. Rahm is a big one IHHO. In 2008, we voted in President Obama with the Promise of Change. We wanted that Change, we worked hard for ...
by Canaryinthecoalmine
Comment Count 24 comments on Wed Nov 03, 2010 at 08:49 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
Real short diary. This is just being reported now. Rahm has stepped down and Pete Rouse has been made Chief of ...
by LiberalCanuck
Comment Count 37 comments on Fri Oct 01, 2010 at 04:51 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
Rahm, Biden and President Obama started calling me names and talking down to me. Look, I am often accused of being a troll, Repug plant. At first, I didn't know what a troll was. I have been ...
by Bubbatoby
Comment Count 168 comments on Thu Sep 30, 2010 at 04:41 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
The Chicago Tribune ...
by ReEnergizer
Comment Count 103 comments on Tue Sep 07, 2010 at 12:01 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
Why is there only a "Muslim Presumption" for those who have not been baptized? [The Dunkers http://www.dailykos.com/story/2010/8/31/897711/-Move-Over,-Birthers.-Meet-The-Dunkers] have it wrong. ...
by Upper West
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue Aug 31, 2010 at 01:12 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
Why do liberals seem hell bent on aiding Republicans in making the Obama Administration impotent? I seriously don't get the criticism from the left about how President Obama isn't doing everything ...
by BabetheBlueOx
Comment Count 26 comments on Mon Jun 21, 2010 at 06:28 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
Whitehouse has not dealt with HCR legislation in completely good faith. The trickery that has been played is to deliberately delay and pooh pooh the Public Option, and then at the tail end black ...
by doubleaseven
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Mar 08, 2010 at 01:41 PM PST with 7 Recommends
And you're telling me the votes aren't there? Seriously? I mean, come on... Spain???
by Dan E in Blue Hampshire
Comment Count 26 comments on Tue Feb 23, 2010 at 01:56 PM PST with 9 Recommends
Like I've said before, I'm not much of a writer, so this will be short and to the point, without much eloquence to it. Regarding this 'health care summit' and the cobbling together of a Democratic-...
by iHEARTmartha
Comment Count 40 comments on Mon Feb 22, 2010 at 05:16 AM PST with 0 Recommends
For a while now we’ve been hearing people ask Obama, ‘What’s your plan?’ Bloggers, pundits, Al Franken, Sherrod Brown, anonymous Congressional staffers, John and Jane Q. ...
by MB32
Comment Count 43 comments on Sat Feb 13, 2010 at 08:14 AM PST with 20 Recommends
FLUSH YOUR HEALTH CARE REFORM BILL DOWN THE DRAIN DEMOCRATS! Boehner, Cantor send a "sweet" letter to the ...
by healthy
Comment Count 22 comments on Mon Feb 08, 2010 at 07:26 PM PST with 3 Recommends
SNL had quite a good time with Rahm's comment about re...tards tonight...so I've created a quick transcript...and I think I can call it almost entirely accurate. The bracketed words were bleeped out..
by truthhurtsaz
Comment Count 23 comments on Sat Feb 06, 2010 at 11:15 PM PST with 7 Recommends
I warn you in advance - I've no intention of watching my language during this diary. If any of ye have any objections to strong language and/or expletives, you may wish to hit the back button on ...
by Jaimas
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Jan 21, 2010 at 09:54 AM PST with 3 Recommends
The word is in. Obama is "surprised and frustrated" by the results in Massachusetts. Color me flabbergasted... What is so surprising? You campaigned as the agent of HOPE and CHANGE and here we are ...
by MediaFreeze
Comment Count 23 comments on Wed Jan 20, 2010 at 08:12 PM PST with 2 Recommends
I'm a life-long Democrat from a family of FDR Democrats; age 65, retired Army officer with 28 years in uniform including service as a grunt in Vietnam. The Tea Party is starting to look good to ...
by Old Redneck
Comment Count 277 comments on Wed Jan 20, 2010 at 12:29 PM PST with 14 Recommends