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We seem to think that politicians, particularly Regressives (aka Republicans), have only recently been saying idiotic things. Part of the problem is that in the past candidate statements typically ...
by Ruffbear7
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri May 01, 2015 at 11:53 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
Two-term Senator Amy Klobuchar, D-MN I believe Senator Amy Klobuchar will be our vice presidential nominee. I think there are numerous reasons to believe this, and even more reasons to want this to ...
by Le Champignon
Comment Count 38 comments on Wed Apr 29, 2015 at 08:29 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Some people think it may be a bad idea to consider Hillary the "presumptive nominee" for President. But is it? If she has no valid challenge, that means there's less money spent in the primary, ...
by JPax
Comment Count 118 comments on Wed Apr 15, 2015 at 03:19 PM PDT with 7 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
Hillary should be thinking about a VP candidate -- not out loud of course. She would not want to be seen as arrogant. Perhaps with a very small task force leading the way. She should be thinking ...
by LenL
Comment Count 25 comments on Tue Apr 21, 2015 at 02:30 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
If you've not seen this video you must. It is beyond scary. It was conducted on the campus of Texas Tech University asking students basic, and I mean *basic* questions of history... i.e. who won ...
by BFSkinner
Comment Count 39 comments on Fri Feb 27, 2015 at 01:04 AM PST with 19 Recommends
It can take a while. Years if the President of the country blocks investigation during his term. But once charges are filed and an investigation commences, there is no statute of limitations. And so,
by waterstreet2008
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Feb 03, 2015 at 04:28 AM PST with 6 Recommends
After barely spending a Month running for President -- now perennial Republican contender Mitt Romney , is suddenly NOT running? What's up with that!? What is going on in his bottomless pit of ...
by jamess
Comment Count 73 comments on Sat Jan 31, 2015 at 09:24 AM PST with 17 Recommends
Quite by accident, I assure you. It was when I went to see Vice President Biden's speech at Netroots Nation in Detroit this July. I saw the long lines and the metal detectors for people trying to ...
by NormAl1792
Comment Count 15 comments on Wed Oct 01, 2014 at 11:04 AM PDT with 42 Recommends
Gate's Slams Biden  the headline read... In it the paper went directly to the money quote by Bob Gates:  “I think he has been wrong on nearly every major foreign policy and national security ...
by kavips
Comment Count 89 comments on Fri Jan 10, 2014 at 12:30 AM PST with 172 Recommends
I have written [diaries http://www.dailykos.com/story/2006/07/11/226549/-Handicapping-the-2008-Democrats?showAll=yes] in the past on handicapping the presidential candidates for the next election. ...
by davybaby
Comment Count 37 comments on Tue Nov 26, 2013 at 05:45 PM PST with 5 Recommends
Dick Cheney says he worries that terrorists could kill him by hacking into his artificial heart, which can be controlled via a wireless Internet ...
by Ted Rall
Comment Count 9 comments on Sat Oct 26, 2013 at 03:29 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
The U.S. government has proposed and passed numerous laws that deny civil liberties by unwarranted spying, limiting freedoms, restricting movements, and protecting public officials from reprisal. ...
by StephenLRush
Comment Count 36 comments on Sun Aug 25, 2013 at 11:30 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
I read this this morning in the Wall Street Journal..... "Confident Biden Team Sows Seeds For 2016." It goes on to say.... "Political allies of Vice President Joe Biden have concluded that he can ...
by pollchecker
Comment Count 60 comments on Mon Aug 19, 2013 at 05:54 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
The 2016 election is approaching and it is pretty clear that the Democrats have a huge advantage going into this election, especially with rumors of Hillary R. Clinton's potential presidential run. ...
by TheNextDylan
Comment Count 28 comments on Wed Apr 24, 2013 at 03:36 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
I can't make my mind up about Schuyler Colfax (above). Was he a crooked, intriguing politician, as a wise man once said, or was he a working class hero who rose to the second highest office in the ...
by KAMuston
Comment Count 3 comments on Sun Feb 10, 2013 at 06:00 AM PST with 3 Recommends
Here's the official swearing in earlier this morning by Justice Sotomayor, who had to catch a train for New York immediately after:
by zenbassoon
Comment Count 12 comments on Sun Jan 20, 2013 at 07:30 AM PST with 25 Recommends
Last night, Ezra Klein, on The Last Word did a great panegyric to Vice President Joe Biden -a man that the Republicans have often dismissed as having his foot in his mouth, even called a clown by ...
by chloris creator
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Jan 05, 2013 at 05:37 AM PST with 12 Recommends
Every time I hear someone talking about Hillary Clinton for 2016, I think what a drone. Not only is it a disrespect to Joe Biden it also doesn’t make any sense. Hillary is not as popular as ...
by the Pollitikat
Comment Count 74 comments on Fri Jan 04, 2013 at 06:07 AM PST with 1 Recommend
Wait...What?...Runs out of money! Okay, a little background for those not familiar with this breaking story. Since 2009 the City Of Los Angeles has been operating a gun buyback program. ...
by motherlu
Comment Count 19 comments on Fri Dec 28, 2012 at 07:13 AM PST with 8 Recommends