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This is not good. Charlie Cook is not a GOP pollster. Nor is he a Dem cheerleader. People in high places pay attention to The Cook Report. I just watch Cook on Hardball explaining why his latest ...
by Richard Cranium
Comment Count 89 comments on Wed Aug 18, 2010 at 02:31 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
The Republicans attack the President. The Democrats attack the Republicans. The Democrats attack the President. Democrats attack each other. We attack each other.
by IL JimP
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Jun 18, 2010 at 07:07 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Hello everyone, I have been visiting this site since 2007 and I visit it a couple of times a day to get a feel for what is really going on. . I wouldn’t dare listen to or believe anything ...
by BossLady
Comment Count 44 comments on Sun Jan 24, 2010 at 06:57 PM PST with 22 Recommends
Between the GOP outrage (!) for Harry Reid's racist comments and the prospect of Sarah Palin's face (FOX)joining to Pat Robertson's (CBN) on the flat screen TV's at my local gym (yes I live in ...
by zenox
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Jan 11, 2010 at 02:41 PM PST with 2 Recommends
I write mostly for the Iowa progressive community blog Bleeding Heartland. I expected 2009 to be a relatively quiet year in Iowa politics, but was I ever wrong. The governor's race heated up, ...
by desmoinesdem
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Jan 09, 2010 at 04:39 PM PST with 13 Recommends
I just attended a debate in Deerfield, IL among the Democratic candidates for Congress from Illinois' 10th district, currently represented by Mark Kirk. Dan Seals and Elliot Richardson both gave ...
by nsdem
Comment Count 11 comments on Sun Dec 20, 2009 at 02:42 PM PST with 3 Recommends
My youngest daughter, Kate, is 31. She’s married with three children. She has Type I Diabetes and was medically bankrupt at the age of 20 when she fell into a coma and spent two weeks in ...
by Downtowner
Comment Count 152 comments on Thu Dec 10, 2009 at 11:00 AM PST with 38 Recommends
It's easy to shift into shorthand when looking at demographic data and start talking about how Group A or Group B 'votes for Obama' or 'is Democratic.' Generally we all know that we really mean ...
by Daniel Donner
Comment Count 61 comments on Tue Nov 03, 2009 at 03:28 AM PST with 21 Recommends
I have just seen Michael Moore's latest documentary, "Capitalism: A Love Story."
by FightingRegistrar
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Oct 13, 2009 at 09:54 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
After pursuing the case for over a year, the City and County of Denver today dropped its trespass charge against librarian Carol Kreck from July of '08. I wrote ...
by Chimes of Freedom
Comment Count 24 comments on Wed Aug 12, 2009 at 11:42 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
The Wall Street Journal reported last week on a new demographic study by a researcher at the Brookings ...
by Steve Singiser
Comment Count 99 comments on Sat Aug 01, 2009 at 06:50 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Crossposted from Hillbilly Report. In last year's elections Progressives everywhere gave their time, money and passion to do several things to change ...
by RDemocrat
Comment Count 47 comments on Mon Jul 06, 2009 at 09:36 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
THE WEEK IN EDITORIAL CARTOONS This [weekly diary http://www.dailykos.com/storyonly/2009/6/28/745793/-The-Week-in-Editorial-CartoonsThe-Crying-Game] takes a look at the ...
by JekyllnHyde
Comment Count 27 comments on Mon Jul 06, 2009 at 04:35 AM PDT with 104 Recommends
In 1968, Elizabeth Kubler-Ross published On Death and Dying . In this book, she outlined five stages that individuals facing a terminal diagnosis go through. Although the idea remains ...
by DrJohnB
Comment Count 24 comments on Sat May 23, 2009 at 06:31 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
For years, it has been an article of faith that national elections in America are competitive for three reasons: the urban areas are heavily Democratic, the rural areas are heavily Republican, and ...
by Steve Singiser
Comment Count 88 comments on Sun May 17, 2009 at 06:20 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
I'm not sure why I am so focused on Georgia these days. What can I say, the state just fascinates me. I think one of the things I find so interesting about it is that it is truly a state of ...
by FightingRegistrar
Comment Count 59 comments on Thu May 07, 2009 at 12:30 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
Just your regular monthly update with the state by state polls and whatnot. Obama is doing awesome! UPDATE: BTW, I keep meaning to ask, does anyone have the full election night on ...
by FightingRegistrar
Comment Count 27 comments on Thu Apr 30, 2009 at 12:48 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Last October, Representative Michele "Crazy as Steve King" Bachmann (MN-06) disgraced herself on "Hardball" and sparked a ridiculously successful fundraising drive for her Democratic opponent, El ...
by desmoinesdem
Comment Count 56 comments on Wed Apr 22, 2009 at 01:51 PM PDT with 43 Recommends
According to one of the more accurate pollsters - PPP (especially in North Carolina, where they are headquartered), Obama has a +16 approval rating in what was one of the most closely fought ...
by FightingRegistrar
Comment Count 27 comments on Fri Apr 17, 2009 at 12:26 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
It's about darn time we had a President who was an advocate for high-speed trains in this country. Not to mention the fact that we have a Vice President who actually utilized high-speed trains ...
by FightingRegistrar
Comment Count 48 comments on Thu Apr 16, 2009 at 09:07 AM PDT with 25 Recommends